Talking Art: Tanya Morand, Thursday 25th February 2021, 7.30-8.30pm

Mixing cities and neighbourhoods, Tanya Morand’s compositions show irregular and imaginative, rather than ordinary and orderly, views. Figures pass through these scenes as if defying the laws of gravity.  Tanya’s process is exciting, distinctive and energetic, much like her works and we can’t wait to hear the process in the artist’s own words. Born in Montreal, Tanya’s […]

Talking Art: Danielle Creenaune, Friday 12th February 2021, 11am-12pm

Immerse yourself in an audience with Danielle Creenaune, an Australian-born artist who has worked out of her print studio in Barcelona before returning to New South Wales in 2019. Her central motivation is ‘the intrinsic dialogue between landscape and people, how landscape is perceived through our library of pre-lived experiences and the ways in which […]

Talking Art: Hazel Roberts – Thursday 28th January 2021, 7.30-8.30pm

  Discover what inspires print-makers around the world in a series of talks exclusively for West Yorkshire Print Workshop. Hazel started her image-making career as a painter, graduating in the late nineties from Cardiff with a first class BA hons in Fine Art before exploring printmaking – a medium, in her own words “offering an […]

Talking Art: Anne Desmet – Thursday 7th January 2021, 7.30-8.30pm

Anne Desmet RA introduces “Scene through Wood: A Century of Modern Wood Engraving”, the exhibition she curated for Oxford’s Ashmolean Museum from August through November 2020, in advance of its first tour venue – the St Barbe Museum in Lymington. Anne’s work will be showcased at St Barbe from January through March 2021. Anne has […]

Talking Art: Bronwen Sleigh – Wednesday 9th December 2020, 7.30-8.30pm

Glasgow based artist Bronwen Sleigh kicks off the series with her stories of taking inspiration from unused urban spaces and the fringes of cityscapes. Her artworks explore space rather than describing it, challenging perceptions of the ordinary by presenting it in an unfamiliar way. Bronwen has worked for The Royal College of Art, The Royal […]

Flourish Award: Artists’ Talks, July-September 2020

Selected from open submission, the 11th annual Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking exhibition brought together a diverse range of printmaking by 13 artists from across the UK, presented in venues in Huddersfield and Scarborough. The winner of this year’s Flourish Award is Lucy May Schofield. The Great Art Award went to Louisa Boyd, and the WYPW prize to a student/recent graduate […]

Artist Talk: Maggie Thompson – Tuesday 28th January 2020, 6-7pm

As part of our series of artist talks to correspond with the exhibition programme at WYPW, we welcome Maggie Thompson for an informal discussion about her practice and most recent works shown here as part of her solo show. Maggie Thompson has exhibited widely since completing her MA at Manchester School of Art in 2017and […]

Artist Talk: Jo Gorner – Tuesday 3 September, 6–7pm

Jo Gorner, Artist

FREE – Artist Talk As part of our series of events celebrating 35 years of WYPW, we welcome Jo Gorner for an informal artist talk. Jo is an experienced and established printmaker. She completed her first degree at the Ruskin School of Fine Art, Oxford University, where she was taught printmaking by Jean Lodge, who […]