Leicester’s largest contemporary art gallery and cultural hub. The centre champions emerging talent and disability-led artists with a programme that includes performance, courses and workshops, contemporary art exhibitions, activities for children and families, and more.
Leicester Gallery at De Montfort University presents world-class art in Leicester. It is an extraordinary space, a cornerstone of cultural life within the university and the wider city. It presents a wide-ranging programme of visual culture across many disciplines: visual art, film, performance, craft and design.
Leicester Print Workshop is the Midlands’ centre for fine art printmaking. Their large open access studio in the Cultural Quarter houses equipment for silkscreen, stone and plate lithography, etching, engraving, relief and letterpress. They run a regular programme of courses, exhibitions and events including artist talks and drop-in printmaking activities.
The original museum of Leicester, New Walk’s collections include fine art, modern and contemporary art, world arts, and a display of Picasso’s Ceramics. They also hold Leicester’s internationally renowned German Expressionism collection.
Phoenix is Leicester’s centre for film and digital art, with a programme of independent cinema and exhibitions by leading multi-media and digital artists. Phoenix also offers a rich educational programme helping people of all ages to learn about - and create their own - film and art.
Soft Touch Arts is a charity who use arts, media and music activities to engage with and change the lives of disadvantaged young people across Leicester. Art made and curated by their young people is exhibited in their dedicated gallery space.
Two Queens is an artist-run gallery and studio complex situated in Leicester’s Cultural Quarter.
With the ambition of providing a centre for experimental modes of art production, exhibition and exchange, Two Queens is dedicated to establishing an agenda for new activity in the city and across the region.
LCB Depot is a creative hub at the heart of Leicester’s Cultural Quarter offering workspace and studios for creatives, artists and designer-makers, a programme of social and networking events and supporting creative enterprise and enterprising creatives.
Leicester Art Week 2019
Attenborough Arts Centre
Leicester Gallery at De Montfort University
Leicester Print Workshop
New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Soft Touch Arts