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Images courtesy of Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society. 

Photo Gallery: Mary Cicely Fair’s Photography and Herdwick Sheep, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Cumbria

June 29, 2020 No Comments

As the miserable weather continues and we’re being driven back indoors, you might be turning to the internet for entertainment. Back away from the box sets and feast your eyes on this fantastic array of images from Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery in Cumbria featuring a collection by photographer, writer and archaeologist, Mary Cicely Fair.

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Jamie Hawkesworth, Wakefield Kids, 2017. Courtesy Jamie Hawkesworth / JW Anderson.

Revisiting Wakefield Kids at The Hepworth: “Not everything has to be considered normal to be beautiful.”

June 15, 2020 Comments Off on Revisiting Wakefield Kids at The Hepworth: “Not everything has to be considered normal to be beautiful.”

The ripples from a 2017 fashion shoot involving more than 100 Yorkshire schoolchildren at The Hepworth Wakefield are still being felt today.

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Abigail Mcgourlay, Brewing

Image Gallery: Shortlist, The Arts Society’s Isolation Artwork Competition

June 8, 2020 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Shortlist, The Arts Society’s Isolation Artwork Competition

How does the COVID-19 pandemic feel for you? How are you navigating lockdown and social distancing?

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3 Synchronised duck dabbling on Staindale Lake in Dalby Forest

Image Gallery: Forest 100 – a year in the life, Tony Bartholomew, Forestry England, North Yorkshire

June 8, 2020 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Forest 100 – a year in the life, Tony Bartholomew, Forestry England, North Yorkshire

Has lockdown left you craving long walks in nature?

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June Street Salford 1973, collaboration with Martin Parr med_1973_col_jst_080_08.jpg Jacqueline, Barbara, Joan, Alan and Kim, the Craddock family

The Great Ordinary Show: Northern Soul talks to photographer Daniel Meadows

May 19, 2020 Comments Off on The Great Ordinary Show: Northern Soul talks to photographer Daniel Meadows

The ordinary and the everyday has been grist to celebrated photographer Daniel Meadows’ mill for 50 years.

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Image Gallery: In Colours, RedHouse Originals Gallery, Harrogate

May 18, 2020 Comments Off on Image Gallery: In Colours, RedHouse Originals Gallery, Harrogate

Need a bit of colour in your lockdown life?

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Photo Gallery: More than Bricks and Mortar by Caroline Wallbank Photography

May 18, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: More than Bricks and Mortar by Caroline Wallbank Photography

The COVID-19 crisis has altered how we interact with others in a drastic way.

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Charlotte Graham for White Cube

Online Review: York, So Good They Named It Once, Harland Miller, York Art Gallery

May 3, 2020 Comments Off on Online Review: York, So Good They Named It Once, Harland Miller, York Art Gallery

If your sense of humour’s a wry one, you could do worse than watch a new film by homegrown and internationally renowned artist Harland Miller and hear his musings on growing up in North Yorkshire.

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Sophie Nixon, Pool

How do artists mount virtual exhibitions? We go behind the scenes of GALA at Manchester’s Victoria Baths

April 29, 2020 Comments Off on How do artists mount virtual exhibitions? We go behind the scenes of GALA at Manchester’s Victoria Baths

COVID-19 has stopped many of us in our tracks. The pause is palpable in the streets.

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Scarborough (credit: SMT)

Image Gallery: Lockdown Lanterns, The Scarborough Collections

April 6, 2020 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Lockdown Lanterns, The Scarborough Collections

Need something to keep you busy during lockdown?

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