Ilkley Arts is a small registered charity based in Ilkley run by volunteers. Its mission is to promote and celebrate the arts in Ilkley and surrounding areas to enrich the lives of residents and visitors.
Ilkley Arts operates from the Ilkley Arts studio in Castle Yard next door to the Manor House that is a venue for exhibitions, workshops and is also home to the Ilkley Art School. There is also a thriving members hub where artists and creatives can come together to share ideas and thoughts about their and other artists’ work. Ilkley Arts also hosts an artist attic studio in an adjoining cottage that has been used to support artists developing their practice.
SUPPORTING LOCAL ARTISTS
Ilkley Arts support a wide range of local artists throughout Ilkley and across Yorkshire. To support and help the development of these artists, Ilkley Arts has facilitated this online shop to showcase the amazing work these artists’ create. To learn more about each artist, their work and to shop for their products navigate to their pages through the link below.
Ilkley Arts wishes to thank Ilkley Town Council for their continuing support of the work of Ilkley Arts.
LEARN MORE ABOUT ILKLEY ARTS
Ilkley Arts mission is to promote and celebrate the arts in Ilkley and surrounding areas to enrich the lives of residents and visitors and to support and help the development of our exhibiting artists.
Ilkley Arts works with a wide range of organisations to achieve this mission from those whose focus is on developing young artists such as Art School Ilkley and Nell Bank Outdoor Education Centre as well as partnerships with Ilkley Manor House, Outside the Box, Ilkley Literature Festival and the Ilkley Playhouse.