Arts Derbyshire


ArtCore May 2022

Artists’ Opportunities & Community Engagements


We are excited to share all the upcoming news in May, Artcore is getting ready to open up the Gallery and host events, exhibitions and artists’ residencies.

Our next residency in partnership with NMG welcomes artists Matt Woodham & Benjamin Shirley-Quirk whose work is highly digital, technological and mesmerising.

Don’t miss exciting opportunities at Artcore including Open Calls, joining YAC Collective and seeing all the extensive events we got planned for the Gallery!

Derby Book Festival is coming to Artcore with special author guest Amo Raju! Book your place for the event.


Children and Young People

Future Endeavours

Our popular Young People’s program Future Endeavours is opening sign up for July. A chance to improve creativity and skillsets by incorporating STEM subjects through different mediums! Sign up for our waiting list now –
2022 Programme Sign Up



Creative individuals aged 9+ are invited to join our Colour The City workshops as part of Reimagine Derby! Every Thursday evening, young individuals meet to plan, visualise and co-create a Reimagine Festival this summer in July. If this sounds like fun, sign up through our 2022 Programme Sign Up




Keep Walking!

Our energising Keep Walking classes are back on! An easy and exciting class led by lovely Shailesh & Sunita who are encouraging us all to get more steps in!

No booking required, come along to Charnwood St and get walking!


Creative Minds

Creative Minds aims to explore new artforms & techniques whilst bringing out the best of your creativity. Come along to meet new friends and enjoy exploring arts amongst professional artists. New workshops are coming up 18th of May –
2022 Programme Sign Up


Important Dates

10th May – Cathedral Community Visits
18th May – Creative Minds Sign Up Opening
19th May – Movement for Wellbeing Reimagine Workshop
25th May – Derby Book Festival Launch
27th May – Opening of Gallery and Exhibition Il.luminar 

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