The Tetley

Events

THE PYRAMID VIEW ON… YOUR CONSEQUENCES HAVE ACTIONS & MATERIAL ENVIRONMENTS

Wednesday 15 August, 6pm

Pyramid of Arts is a collective of around 180 artists with and without learning disabilities who work together to explore and develop their creativity and to make great art for a wide public. The Ribblehead Group have made the work …

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Poor Image Projects 2: Georgia Lucas-Going

WEDNESDAY 22 AUGUST, 7PM

As part of our Wednesday Lates programme, Poor Image Projects (PIP) presents Georgia Lucas-Going. Current artist-in-residence at the Alexander McQueen Studios in London and Wysing Arts Centre with the collective ‘FORMERLY KNOWN’, Lucas-Going will hold a performative lecture on ‘SELF …

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Tiny Tetley

22 AUGUST, 10:30AM OR 11:45AM, £3 per child

Creative fun for children under 5! Bring the little ones along to join in creative and messy play. Tiny Tetley workshops take place on the fourth Wednesday of each month and are led by artists with great skills with children …

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Leeds Beer Week: Tetley’s Beer and Cheese Evening

Thursday, 23 August, 7pm

Join Tetley’s resident beer expert Kieran in the grand setting of the directors boardroom at The Tetley for this exclusive event to celebrate Leeds Beer Week. Enjoy delicious beers paired with local cheeses – tickets limited to 16 places only …

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FAMILY ART WORKSHOP: MYTHICAL MASTERPIECES & SHELTER MAKING

SUNDAY 26 AUGUST, 11AM-3PM

Create your own marvelous mythical character costumes and colourful collage pictures on the brewery green and also make your own shelters to crawl, run, and hide inside! Open to all but particularly good for children aged 5-11. FREE, drop-in any …

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family art workshop: designer drink labels

saturday 8 SEPTEMBER, 11am - 3pm

As part of our Heritage Open Days, families are invited to come and explore the rich history of The Tetley and design their own drink labels using a variety of drawing and printing techniques. Open to all but particularly good …

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HERITAGE OPEN DAY

WEEKEND 8-9 SEPTEMBER

Discover and learn about the heritage of The Tetley, the brewery synonymous with Leeds for nearly 200 years. Explore our beautiful 1931 art deco building which served as the Tetley headquarters. See our new short film which uncovers the social …

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Leeds Pub Piano Competition

13 September, 7pm, FREE

Proudly returning to Leeds after nearly thirty years the Leeds Pub Piano Competition is set to get a favourite local swinging to a different beat. This epic competition brings together three simple ingredients – Pints, a Piano and a Pub …

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Live Coding Workshops

Wednesday 12 September, 6–8pm, FREE

Learn to craft your very own musical algorithms as part of our series of Live Coding workshops at the Tetley. Live Coding is the art of generating next-level electronic music using programming languages by interactively defining, and re-defining, musical algorithms. This workshop …

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FAMILY ART WORKSHOP: CERAMIC SEMIRAMIS

saturday 22 september, 11am - 3pm

Celebrate inspirational women from History! Taking our current exhibition TAI SHANI: SEMIRAMIS as a starting point, we welcome families to create unique clay tiles using modeling tools, moulds and colourful bead work! All welcome but particularly good for children aged 5-11. FREE, …

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Tai Shani: In Conversation

26 September, 6pm

Join the artist for a discussion about the works in the exhibition and her practice as an artist. Art Bio: Tai Shani’s multidisciplinary practice, comprising performance, film, photography and installation, revolves around experimental narrative texts. Tai Shani was born in …

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TINY TETLEY

26 September, 10:30 or 11:45, £3 per child

Creative fun for children under 5! Bring the little ones along to join in creative and messy play. Tiny Tetley workshops take place on the fourth Wednesday of each month and are led by artists with great skills for children …

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Light Night at The Tetley

Thursday 4 and Friday 5 October, 6–11pm

Light Night 2018 will take over the whole of The Tetley building and there’s something for everyone to get involved in. What we have planned: – Drawing on voices past and present, Ultiverse immerses you in waves of light and …

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Artist Dinner with Tai Shani

Friday 12 October, 7:30

An evening inspired by Semiramis with performance, food and music. 7:30pm, details to follow.

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The Tetley Wedding Open Day

Saturday 14 October, 12–3pm, FREE

We proudly present our next wedding open day, a showcase of the unique and bespoke offerings we can provide for your special day! The Tetley is a contemporary arts venue, held in the original Tetley Brewery Headquarters, constructed in 1931. …

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family art workshop: mystic magic cards

saturday 20 october, 11am - 3pm, FREE

Tell your friends’ fortunes! Create your own set of tarot cards using a variety of colourful collage materials. All welcome but particularly good for children aged 5-11. FREE, drop in anytime between 11am-3pm.

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WEDNESDAY LATES

Galleries open every Wednesday until 8pm

During exhibition time, we are open an extra three hours on Wednesdays, closing instead at 8pm! With special events, talks or simply an opportunity to explore the gallery spaces, The Tetley is the perfect place to meet up with friends …

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EXHIBITION TOURS

FORTNIGHTLY

Every other Saturday, join us for a FREE tour of our current shows. Discover the artists and their works in more depth with with one of our Programme Assistants, who will offer an insight and more detailed information about the exhibitions. …

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Family Art Workshops

Regular creative family fun

Family Art Workshops are creative activity sessions led by artists. Inspired by our programme and our building, activities have included everything from making simple prints, to designing robots, book-making and creating recycled crafts. These drop-in activities are open to all …

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