Events in April

Speaking to those in the industry day in and day out, we know that it’s a busy time of year for all you agencies and freelancers out there! So why not treat yourself, or your team, to an evening out which is guaranteed to catch everybody’s interest? All of the events below are focused on the design, digital and marketing sectors, and lots of them are a great excuse for a night out… see you soon!

Print Stuff at The De Grey Rooms, York

Saturday 1st April
An independent printing fair in York, with over fifty of the printing elite showcasing their wares. Our top picks include Matthew the Horse, the Archipelago and James Green.

Leeds Print Festival at Leeds College of Music

Saturday 1st April
Oh yes, it’s that time of year again! We are huge fans of the LPF, and in it’s sixth year, the festival continues to draw designers to this celebration of creativity. The talks take place at the College of Music, and feature a great line up, including Ale Hanson of It’s Nice That.

Leeds Print Festival: The Exhibition at Colours May Vary

Saturday 1st – Monday 10th April
Even if you missed out on the day of talks, you can still join the print festival by checking out the exhibition, featuring a selection of wonderful independent printmakers and stalls.

Index at Art House, Sheffield

Monday 3rd – Thursday 6th April
The work of nine talented emerging photographers covers subjects such as memory, identity and gender roles – in a great venue too.

Leeds International Festival at various locations

Saturday 22nd – Sunday 30th April
A true celebration of culture in a fascinatingly varied festival hosted in our very own city – from fashion shows, to talks on empowering women in tech, plus a Leeds Instagram Walk (our money’s on the neon signs at Headrow House and Belgrave…) – the line-up really does have it all. A really great opportunity to learn something new in the world of music, tech and moving image.

Hey: All Day Conference at the Everyman Cinema

Monday 24th April
We love Hey. But what’s better than your average Hey event? One which lasts all day, has some of the best speakers we’ve seen, and is hosted at a cool cinema.

Glug Leeds: The Tech Off at the Belgrave

Wednesday 26th April
As part of Leeds International Festival, Glug are joining in the fun with a tech-focused event. A controversial one – coders vs creatives! Join in the debate by watching inspirational representatives of both sides, and cast your own vote.

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