Launching in Leeds for the first time, 2019 marks 70 years of New Contemporaries. Since 1949, New Contemporaries has organised an annual open submission exhibition for emerging artists. This platform has become nationally recognised as a barometer of work emerging from UK art schools and alternative programmes. This year’s artists were selected by artists Rana Begum, Sonia Boyce and Ben Rivers. Further details on the artists involved can be found on the New Contemporaries website.
Chris Gilvan-Cartwright, Call to Adventure, Oil on Canvas, 2019
The exhibition launches in collaboration with The Tetley and will be accompanied by a programme of events. It will be displayed across the North, East and South Galleries on the upper level.
Exhibition Dates: Until 17th November 2019
Exhibition Hours: Tues-Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 11am to 3pm
Venue: Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AA
Directions - https://tinyurl.com/y3eywefm
Website - https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/leeds-art-gallery/
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