ART IN LEEDS

Explore the vibrant art scene in Leeds, featuring contemporary art galleries, stunning sculptures, and dynamic street art that showcase the city’s creative spirit and cultural diversity.

Head for the flagship Leeds Art Gallery and discover the best twentieth century collection outside London. The Henry Moore Institute is dedicated to celebrating sculpture hosting historical, modern and contemporary exhibitions presenting sculpture from across the world. 

The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery offers innovative art exhibitions from the University of Leeds Art Collection and Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery displays the finest rare books, manuscripts, art and archives from their world renowned Special Collections, there’s even a public art trail on the University of Leeds campus.  

STREET ART AND SCULPTURE 

Sculpture, award-winning architecture, and public art seen through the city give Leeds a unique urban landscape. Street art has made a splash in recent years, bringing a burst of colour to the city’s buildings, including the UK’s tallest mural ‘Athena Rising’ by artists Nomad Clan. Follow the street art trails here. 

Yorkshire is a leading destination for sculpture and home to Yorkshire Sculpture Triangle, comprising four leading arts venues: Henry Moore Institute, Leeds Art Gallery, The Hepworth Wakefield and Yorkshire Sculpture Park.  

 

Leeds Art Gallery

Leeds Art Gallery

Leeds Art Gallery is a free attraction in the heart of Leeds City Centre. The gallery collection comprises a wide range of modern and contemporary art, alongsid...
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Henry Moore Institute

Henry Moore Institute

TEMPORARILY CLOSED The Henry Moore Institute welcomes everyone to visit their Galleries, Research Library and Archive to experience study and enjoy sculpture...
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Leeds Arts University Vernon Street Gallery

Leeds Arts University Vernon Street Gallery

Leeds Arts University has a varied exhibitions programme held in our two main buildings. This gallery is situated just off the reception at our Vernon Street...
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Treasures of the Brotherton

Treasures of the Brotherton

The Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery is a public exhibition housed by the University of Leeds, rooted in Yorkshire and open to the world. Located beneath ...
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Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Yorkshire Sculpture Park is a leading international centre for modern and contemporary sculpture. It is an independent charitable trust and registered museum...
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The Hepworth Wakefield

The Hepworth Wakefield

The Hepworth Wakefield is an award-winning art gallery in the heart of Yorkshire, set within Wakefield’s historic waterfront overlooking the River Calder. ...
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Sunny Bank Mills

Sunny Bank Mills

Sunny Bank Mills is an inspirational commercial and cultural destination in the heart of the local community of Farsley, Leeds. Founded in 1829, these glorio...
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