The creative hub of Sunny Bank Mills is the Gallery running events, demonstrations and workshops alongside its exhibitions.
The Gallery is one of a small number of mill spaces that is available to hire for small private events, parties and workshops. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
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Please submit your work to be considered for the Sunny Bank Mills Christmas Market on Saturday 1st December! We are looking for lots of lovely artists and makers for our Art and Makers Christmas Market on Saturday 1st December. The market will be held inside within our lovely, old gallery and event spaces alongside our current exhibitions. Artists, designers, makers, jewellers, glass, furniture, textiles, print, and more… Each stallholder will be provided with a table and chair. Stalls are £40…Find out more »
Spend 6 weeks in the Spinning Mill Studios learning different embroidery techniques!Find out more »
Sunny Bank Mills Gallery is proud to be hosting the KPP Prize for Art Architecture and Design: Forms Assembled in the Light, in collaboration with KPP Architects. Sunny Bank Mills and KPP Architects are taking submissions from artists, designers, makers, architects, film makers, photographers and creatives working in all media, for the The KPP Prize for Art Architecture and Design: Forms Assembled in the Light, an exhibition that will take place September 1st – October 28th 2018. Sponsored by KPP…Find out more »
What does it mean to be from the North, – or indeed from any place – in today’s globalised world? Where the’s muck is the’ still brass? Do we tolerate less bullsh*t than others? Has the St George’s Cross become a symbol of racism? Is making do and mending consigned to the history books? Where’s the line between being proud of where we’re from and making others feel excluded? Do you want gravy on your chips? …Or curry sauce? These…Find out more »
Come and celebrate the culmination of WEAVE | THREAD | STITCH | MAKE by viewing the exhibition and having a go at weaving and stitching for yourself Workshop: Sat 30th June 2018 Drop in between 13:00 – 16:00 Exhibition: 29th June – 6th July 2018 at Sunny Bank Mills, Finishing Room (through the Gallery) Sandsgate Building, 83-85 Town Street, Farsley, LS28 5UJ Weave | Thread | Stitch | Make was a project bringing together people from across the community…Find out more »
Join us for the launch party of These Northern TypesFind out more »
WORKSHOPS The artist Eva Mileusnic is delivering four half-day plaster casting workshops at Sunny Bank Mills where you will learn the basics of plaster casting and make plaster pieces that will contribute to a large-scale art installation celebrating diversity. Over 1,000 pairs of plaster ‘feet’ will be exhibited in an installation symbolic of the multicultural city of Leeds, this will be exhibited at Left Bank Leeds in January 2019. There will also be an interim exhibition at Sunny Bank Mills…Find out more »
Come and print on the giant People Powered Press, as well as make your own poster on a smaller press to take home. This relaxed evening will consist of: – Printing on the giant B0 People Powered Press, a new bespoke (and slightly bonkers) printing press by Split, with a brand new typeface cut in steel. Posters printed will be sent out and displayed in the community. – Printing your own poster to take home: either from a piece of…Find out more »
POP UP WINE DINNER! 5 course wine paired seasonal menu with Kian Lian & Sophia at Sunny Bank Mills Saturday 7th July, 7pm Price: £65 | Champagne reception |5 course seasonal tasting menu | wine pairing SPACE LIMITED – only 30 seats Join The Drink Talking and gastronomic chef, Kian Lian from Beyond by Kian, for an evening of fine food, wine tasting and friends in a beautiful candle lit Sunny Bank Mills Art Gallery. The Champagne reception starts at…Find out more »
This is the third in a series of panel discussions and Q&As on some of the issues and conversations surrounding Northern identity, as explored in the project These Northern Types. The panel will include some of the writers from the upcoming These Northern Types book. 6:30pm for a 7pm start Panelists will include: – Katie Wales – author of the excellent Northern English, a Social and Cultural History – Dr Katy Wright – sociologist and social policy researcher at the…Find out more »