Meet Our Print Fellows

We are really excited to introduce our two new Print Fellows – Fleur Ward and Bach Singh.  They’ll be with us for a year and they’ll be in the workshops on a regular basis from mid-October, so do say hi! We can’t wait to welcome them into our artist community and see what they get up to in the print studios. Read a bit more about them in […]

Talking Art: Monica Petzal, Thursday 9th September 2021, 7.30-8.30pm

Monica Petzal was trained as an artist and art historian, and has had a diverse career as an artist, academic, critic and curator. A citizen of both the UK and Germany she is intensely interested in her German Jewish heritage. After studying painting at Kingston, she took an MA in Art History at Sussex under […]

Wonderland by Mohammad Barrangi

10th July – 28th August West Yorkshire Print Workshop is delighted to present the work of Mohammad Barrangi, illustrator, print-maker and para-athlete. Originally from Iran, Mohammad currently lives in West Yorkshire, working from his studio base at The Art House in Wakefield. Alongside his artistic career Mohammad has gained recognition for his achievements as an […]

Wonderland – free printmaking workshops Saturday 14th August!

Join us for some free drop-in printmaking workshops for children, young people and families on Saturday 14th August. Inspired by the artworks in our exhibition ‘Wonderland’ by Mohammad Barrangi, artist Alan Birch invites you to have a go at monoprinting and collagraph. Sessions will run from 10.30-12.30 and 1.30-3.30, with the activity lasting about 20-30 […]

Urban Wallpaper – Celebrating Arts and Culture with Young People

As part of the Our Biennale Festival from 22nd May – 26th June, we were delighted to showcase hand-made wallpaper by young people from Kirklees. Printmakers worked with students from Upper Batley High School and Huddersfield New College to create a wonderful installation of Urban Wallpaper – inspired by the local landscape and life over […]

#HEARTyourtown 9th July – 5th September 2021

An exciting new art in the public realm project as part of Kirklees Council’s #heART Your Town initiative, by Julia Borodina, Helaina Sharpley, Jim Bond, Marina Poppa/Jasmine Greaves, Lucie Sykes/Michael Dunn, Harriet Lawson/Nicola Wind West Yorkshire Print Workshop is working with local artists and local businesses to create art installations, window displays and temporary sculptures […]

Talking Art: Kristina Chan, Thursday 10th June 2021, 7.30-8.30pm

Kristina Chan is an award winning artist based in London. She has exhibited throughout Europe, Australia, India, Canada, South Africa and the USA and her work can be found in many private and public collections, including the V&A Museum, the Ingram Collection and the Royal Collection. Kristina trained in analogue and digital photography, lithography, etching, […]