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WHAT IS LEEDS CANVAS?

 

Inside the dark arches
Inside the dark arches

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our canvas is Leeds, our buildings and streets, our people, our artists, our arts companies

 

CURRENT PROJECT

 

 

Overworlds and Underworlds
Overworlds and Underworlds

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Leeds Canvas project for 2012 was part of Artists Taking The Lead, the UK Arts Councils’ flagship project for the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad, and was curated by The Brothers Quay

 

RECENT POSTS

Know what happened

Overworlds & Underworlds – Look back from a year on

 

2012 Artists

 

 

The Quay Brothers
The Quay Brothers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Quay Brothers – Find out more about the Quay brothers’ body of work and their vision

 

 

 

 

THE TEAM

The Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To realise their vision they led a team of artists performers, technicians, freelancers, and suppliers from Yorkshire, Leeds and beyond. Find out who was involved.

 

THE SPACE

The Space

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Being part of The Space, Arts Council England’s collaboration with the BBC, has enabled us to play further with the amazing material artisits created in leeds this May

 

THE MAKING

The Making

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

During the making if the Overworlds and Underworlds some of the peopel shared their thoughts on the process

 

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STRETCHING THE CANVAS

The Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In our Education and Outreach programme we explored both the themes of Canvas 2012 and how we use the arts to explore our sense of place, place as a canvas

 

 

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