Art and exhibitions in the North of England

Discover new art and exhibitions at some of the places you love across the North of England this year. These diverse projects are inspired by our places and supported by Arts Council England and Art Fund.

The Essex Tapestries Grayson Perry

Exhibitions at Nunnington Hall

Enjoy a variety of high profile art and photography exhibitions throughout the year in our attic gallery and the hall. Celebrating the best of national works and local artists.

Coming to Studley Royal water garden

Discover art in the outdoors at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal 

This year see art in the water garden at Yorkshire's UNESCO World Heritage Site, Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal. Artist Steve Messam is bringing his skill and experience of outdoor sculpture within the grounds, aiming to be big, bold and controversial.

Limelight at Lindisfarne Castle

Limelight at Lindisfarne Castle

Limelight, a new art installation at Lindisfarne. Coming soon.

A portrait of a woman taken by Mr Hardman

Agency of Women

In 2020, the Hardmans' House welcomes artist-in-residence Tabitha Jussa. She is exploring the archive of formal portraiture taken by E. Chambré and Margaret Hardman, using their traditional techniques to create contemporary portraiture.