Events at Longside Gallery

The Arts Council Collection is committed to increasing access to its collections through public events that are open to all. Longside Gallery hosts an eclectic series of public activities aimed at encouraging greater understanding and appreciation of works within our sculpture collection.

Please see all upcoming events at Longside Gallery below.

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Exhibition Walk and Talk with Artist Rana Begum
14.09.17 / 18:30–19:45
Tickets £6.00

Explore Occasional Geometries: Rana Begum Curates the Arts Council Collection after normal opening hours with the Artist and Guest Curator in the gallery as she discusses her practice and her inspiration behind the exhibition. The event is introduced by YSP Senior Curator Dr Helen Pheby.

Further details

> Free parking at Longside Gallery is available for this event. 

> The restaurant and shop will be closed. 

> This event is fully accessible and suitable for wheelchair users.

> Tickets for this event are non-refundable.


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Getting to Longside Gallery
Please park at Longside Gallery. The gallery can be reached using Jebb Lane off the A637 Huddersfield Road (postcode sat nav S75 4BS). Please call the Visitor Experience Team (before 17.00) on +44 (0)1924 832631 in advance of your visit with any queries you may have. 

Arts Council Collection: Events at Longside Gallery
Exhibitions at Longside

Works from the Collection are exhibited at our sculpture centre, Longside each year. Longside is a unique space for exhibitions, offering panoramic views of Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
Seizure by Roger Hiorns

“Destined to be remembered as one of the truly worthwhile and significant moments of modern British art” (Jonathan Jones, The Guardian)
Learning at Longside

Longside hosts a range of educational and outreach activities, including regular study days exploring particular themes and holdings.

The Arts Council Collection is the UK's most widely seen collection of modern and contemporary art.

With nearly 8,000 works by over 2,000 artists, it can be seen in exhibitions and public displays across the country and beyondThis website offers unprecedented access to the Collection, and information about each work can be found on this site.