Events in March

Glen Baxter: Unhinged in Hunslet Artist's talk at Vernon Street Gallery
Friday 1st March
Glen Baxter is a London-based surrealist artist who studied in Leeds in the 60s. He’s now widely recognised for his humorous and witty art, and is kicking off his exhibition in Leeds with a talk for a more in-depth understanding of his work.

Drinks & Draw Life Drawing at the Bowery
Friday 1st March
A drink in one hand, a pencil in the other, surrounded by friends and inspiration - what more could you want for a Friday night? A perfect event for creative types who don’t like the pressure of a more advanced life drawing class. And it’s BYOB!

final1.jpeg at Colours May Vary
Friday 1st March
The launch of an exhibition by illustration students at Leeds Arts University, with a name we can all relate to…

Hepworth Print Fair
Friday 1st - Sunday 3rd March
Featuring over 60 very talented printmakers, galleries and curators from around the UK. This print fair has notoriously high standards so get down early to snap up your new favourite print!

22nd International Contemporary Artists’ Book Fair at The Tetley
Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd March
If you want something fun and inspiring to do this weekend, look no further than the Craft office building - the Tetley is once again hosting this amazing event. Mix with and learn from top artists, makers and curators in a collection of art across canvases of books and beyond.

Leeds Lit Festival, all around Leeds
Wednesday 6th to Sunday 10th March
Over thirty events spread across Leeds and five days, including author talks, workshops, performance, poetry and spoken word events. Leeds’ first ever Lit fest - time to get involved!

Pies & Printing Workshop at Pieminister
19th March
What are your two favourite things? If they’re eating pies and lino printing cool stuff, you’re in luck. Bonus points if you also love a drink as you get this included in the price too!

Open House by Thompson Brand Partners at the Belgrave Music Hall
Friday 29th March
The next event in this brilliant series is highly anticipated, as the speaker is Marianne Shillingford, Creative Director at Dulux. Guaranteed to be brilliant.