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Women in Isolation: Semiramis at The Tetley

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Semiramis, an exhibition by Tai Shani, explores human concepts of patriarchy and how the female sex can exist in isolation throughout nature. It is currently running at The Tetley art gallery, a 5 minute walk from Leeds train station. Walking over the Leeds Bridge, it is noticeable how different this … Read More

Fresher’s Week Special: Eight Unmissable Art Spots in Leeds

2 months ago / 0 comments

Fiona Holland explores the best places for art in Leeds, perfect for a Fresher’s Week visit before lectures start. Henry Moore Institute In and amongst the more conservative 19th century buildings that surround it in the city center, the Henry Moore Institute’s shiny black façade makes it pretty difficult to miss. … Read More

Saelia Aparicio – ‘Your consequences have actions’

10 months ago / 0 comments

Saelia Aparicio’s latest work was commissioned especially for the Tetley and she took full advantage of the quirky layout of the gallery, to maximise the space. The whole exhibition revolves around ideas of how pollution is affecting the human body. For example Aparicio’s huge drawing on the wall of the … Read More

These books were alive; they spoke to me – Dora Garcia at The Tetley

2 years ago / 0 comments

The latest exhibiton to grace The Tetley features the work of Dora García. In The Middle takes a look at this daring literary work .. Running from 3rd February to 23rd April, Barcelona-based artist Dora García presents her first institutional solo show in the UK. The exhibition explores her career-long … Read More

Making sense of the Scientific Method at The Tetley

2 years ago / 0 comments

The old Tetley brewery headquarters in Leeds, now converted into a contemporary art gallery and learning space, is currently hosting the exhibition “The Scientific Method”. Until January 22nd, they are showing the works of artists such as Yorkshire-based Amelia Crouch, Spanish video artist Patricia Esquivias, Edinburghian multi-talent Siân Robinson Davies … Read More

Short film exhibition at The Tetley

2 years ago / 0 comments

Located in the edgiest industrial corner of the impressive Tetley building, a showing of 9 short films showcasing the talent (and especially diversity) of northern England took place. As is usually the case with short films, there isn’t a conventional format to be seen, but each short offers limitless creativity. … Read More

Review – Mint Festival 2016

2 years ago / 0 comments

To receive a backstage pass for Mint Festival left me feeling little less than ecstatic. To see Loco Dice, Ms Dynamite, Patrick Topping and many more for free, and even have the chance to meet and talk to them, was incredible. However, this isn’t a review of Mint Fest, but … Read More

An interview with the Creative Director of The Tetley

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon sits down with The Tetley’s Creative Director, Bryony Bond, to talk art, heritage and Brexit: There are few names so closely linked with Leeds than Tetley. Found in virtually every pub in Yorkshire, the beer and the brewery from which it spouted are synonymous with the city and … Read More

Preview – Patrick Topping’s Alternative Otley Run

2 years ago / 0 comments

For any students returning to Leeds this September, Mint Fest marks the arrival of Freshers’ Week ahead of a new year of clubbing, and obviously studying, in the party capital of the North. As a way of celebrating the festival’s 5th birthday, Hot Creations producer Patrick Topping is performing his … Read More

Mint Festival Preview

2 years ago / 0 comments

In the overcrowded promotional scene of Leeds there is one team which stands prominent over the general melee. Mint’s stranglehold on the club scene through Mint Club and Mint Warehouse have provided some of the greatest nights of my time at Uni, and I’m sure this is the same for … Read More