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New exhibition celebrates 5 leading printmakers.

Impression is an exhibition of work and methods from 5 leading printmakers. Impression showcases extraordinary talent in different areas of printmaking as well as a range of striking images.

15th July – 15th August
Preview Date: July 14th 7.30pm – 9.30pm

The Gallery
24 Market place
North Yorkshire

Tel: +44 (0)1765 689554

email: enquiry@mashamgallery.co.uk




PRIZE DRAW - Introduce somebody new to Creative North Yorkshire and be in for a chance to win a £25 MOO Voucher to spend on your own print stationery (http://uk.moo.com).

Forward their name, where they’re based and profession to the CNY email address. When they join, you will both be entered into the prize draw. Email: info@creativenorthyorkshire.com

Deadline: 31 August


Applications Open for Professional Placements in Andalucia, Spain! Deadline 22nd July

‘Orange and Green’ is a transnational programme for individuals wishing to develop their knowledge and understanding of sustainable design and the built environment from a wider European viewpoint.
Participants will undertake a 13 week placement in a professional organisation in the Andalucian Region of Spain.

Aims of the Programme:
- To provide participants with an understanding of the impact the changing environment is having in southern Europe
- To exchange information and ideas between built environment colleagues and policy makers from different cultures
- To explore how the ‘arts’ within different cultures can inform and effect the development of public spaces and the wider public realm

Who can Apply?
e programme is open to applications from those working in the built environment, be they in the fields of architecture, urban design, planning, surveying, transport, civil engineering, arts or others working in associated fields.

There are 30 places available. The first 15 will be on placement from September - December 2011 and the remaining 15 will be on placement from January - March 2012.
Flights, accommodation and an allowance for food and travel will be provided.

Applications for Round 1 must be received by email by 9am on Friday 22nd July.
To find out more about the programme and to download an application form please go to:



Private view
15.07.11 / 17.30–19.30 / Bothy Gallery

YSP warmly invites you to the private view of 
Emily Speed: MAKE SHIFT

MAKE SHIFT is the first solo exhibition by Emily Speed, including new sculpture, installation, drawing and photography made in response to YSP’s built environment. Emily’s work explores the temporary and the transient through reference to architecture and the body. She examines buildings, both literally and metaphorically, as physical shelters and as containers for memory, bound with the history of their occupiers. 

RSVP online
 or call 01924 830579

Related events
YSP and Opera North Present Four Seasons: Summer
15.07.11 / 21.15 / £15 / Book online

Fantastical Follies with Emily Speed

23+24.07.11 / Sessions from 10.30 / £4 / Book online

Emily Speed Study Day & Picnic
06.08.11 / 11.00–16.00 / £4 / Book online


The Allegories of Power Artists’ Competition

The Allegories of Power Artists’ Competition, is open to professional visual artists living and working in the Yorkshire region.

The first prize is £500, the second prize is £200 and the third prize is £100. Prizes are awarded by Alchemy.

All designs have to be in response to the Connect and Future Heirlooms displays at Cartwright Hall Art Gallery; it is hoped that winning entries will be realised as (silk) textile hangings either woven or surface-decorated and it is anticipated that they will be displayed in the exhibition: Silk: Bradford and the Sub-continent (21 July – 18 Nov 2012) at Cartwright Hall Art Gallery.

Deadline for submission of designs/ artwork: 4pm, Sunday 10th July 2011.

More info attached

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