With a wealth of independent music venues, record shops and home to the Leeds College of Music, Leeds is one if the finest cities in Europe to catch a gig. Combined with the diverse, creative and affordable culture of the … Read More
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No Gloss Film Festival is Leeds’ independent film festival, celebrating underground cinema, do-it-yourself, unconventional film-making, and independent films by local and international film-makers. Conceived in early February 2012, No Gloss Film Festival was born out of a need for a … Read More
Placement students with initiative and a critical mind are always welcome with East Street Arts. Hayley Reid recently completed her placement with us and has been a vital part of creating relationships and encouraging the growth within the Art Hostel… … Read More
East Street Arts are pleased to announce that we have recently appointed our new Art Hostel Manager. After a huge amount of interest in the position and a high quality of potential candidates, Rhian Aitken was our successful applicant! We’re … Read More
Precious are a Leeds based art collective ‘comprising draughtspeople, sculptors, painters, photographers, and digital artists’. All members work as individual artists, but share a united voice in this collaborative collective, and the colour pink seems to be a recurring theme … Read More
The brief for ‘The Riverside Mission Room’ was to create a space inspired by the local history of Leeds dockyard, in and around the locality where Art Hostel resides; and the good works of the Riverside Mission Institute that reached … Read More
East Street Arts is happy to be commissioning artist and designer, Hannah Stacey, to work her magic on the design of a bedroom in our new, city centre Art Hostel. Responding to the local area, stories, archive material, maps and … Read More