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This workshop takes pupils on a journey around our next exhibition The Queen, the Chairman and I. In the first part of the workshop pupils will have the opportunity to explore Chinese culture by taking part in Chinese craft activities. In the second part of the workshop pupils will be given photographs, writing and cut outs from magazines to inspire them to create their Who Are We animation.

Curriculum areas: Art and Design, English, History, Citizenship

Impressions in delighted to be part of Field Editions, a new contemporary photography consortium selling limited edition prints in support of Northern photography.

A special six-month season of exhibitions and events at Impressions Gallery takes a fresh look at Chinese culture and the long-entwined histories of the UK and China.

The season runs from 16 December 2016 to 24 June 2017. 

Diary of a Gallery Assistant

Fri, 7th Oct, 2016

Ever wondered what it’s like working at an art gallery? Our Creative Employment Intern and New Focus member Asiya Hussain tells us more about her experiences of working at the gallery as part of an ongoing series of blog posts The Diary of a Gallery Assistant.

Read Asiya’s journey so far on the New Focus blog here. Click ‘follow’ to subscribe and keep up to date with new posts

Instagram Competition #PlanetUK

Wed, 7th Sep, 2016

Competition now closed - Congratulations to @graemeoxby the winner of our #PlanetUK Instagram competition selected by Peter Mitchell

To celebrate our new exhibition Planet Yorkshire by Peter Mitchell we are inviting you to take part in our Instagram photography competition #PlanetUK.

Follow impgalleryphoto on Instagram and upload your photos, all entries must be tagged #PlanetUK

This digitally interactive storytelling workshop takes your pupils on a journey around our current exhibition Planet Yorkshire. Pupils will learn about the artist and the people and places in his work. Pupils will then be given illustrations, speech bubbles, photographs and cut outs from magazines to create their very own Planet Me. Pupils will then work in groups using a digital camera and film editing software to learn how to bring their planet to life