An exhibition curated by artist Victoria Lucas, centred around a painting of an imaginary landscape by JMW Turner. Exploring perceptions of reality and representations of the relationship between women and nature.
Our Sheffield culture calendar. Filled with picks of the city’s arts, culture and heritage events, both in-person and virtual. Plus reviews and festival guides.
Thu. 31 March 2022 — Sat. 2 December 2023
See how ideas around identity have been explored by a range of notable artists. Many artists examine aspects of both personal and social identity in their work, exploring themes such as race, gender, politics, class, sexuality, heritage and the body.
Fri. 10 November 2023 — Sat. 2 December 2023
Renowned artist Paul Housley brings new paintings to Sheffield's very own art factory: Yorkshire Artspace.
Sat. 2 December 2023
Orchard Square, S1 2FB
Head to Orchard Square and browse the wares of local Sheffield artists – with everything from bespoke jewellery to photography prints, children's clothes to cheese, ceramics, and much more. And enjoy some live music in the square while you're there.
Sat. 25 November 2023 — Fri. 8 December 2023
Sheffield Winter Garden, 90 Surrey Street, S1 2LH
An exhibition showing one day in the life of a city from hundreds of perspectives. Featuring photos from every entrant in this year's Photomarathon Sheffield, including the prize-winning snaps.
Fri. 14 July 2023 — Sat. 9 December 2023
The four artists known as the Scottish Colourists were one of the most talented, experimental and distinctive groups in 20th century British art. Discover their dazzling interiors, landscapes, portraits and still lifes.
Sun. 10 December 2023
Get cosy and pick up locally made presents at Hagglers Corner. As well as the stalls. there'll be food from Corner Jammers, mulled stuff, Baileys chai lattes, and live music.
Mon. 24 July 2023 — Sun. 10 December 2023
Paintings inspired by research on travelling showmen and the traces they leave behind in the landscape. With documents from the National Fairground and Circus Archive.
Thu. 16 November 2023 — Sat. 16 December 2023
Join Open Up for a Winter Exhibition featuring work from the artists who took part their open studios event this year.
Sat. 21 October 2023 — Sun. 24 December 2023
A showcase of gifts that are truly special, created by talented makers from across Sheffield, Yorkshire and Derbyshire.
A free augmented reality art trail on the city's rooftops.
Thu. 19 October 2023 — Sun. 21 January 2024
An exhibition exploring how John Ruskin, William Morris and the students and masters of the Bauhaus shaped our understanding of art and design. They were united by a common belief – that design and making can improve everyday life.
Thu. 28 September 2023 — Sun. 18 February 2024
“A place to confront fears of failure gently.” Read our review of Appau Jnr Boakye-Yiadom's installation. Centred on learning to play the drums, sharing wisdom and embracing the unknown.
Sheffield's huge annual artists' open studios event. The open call for artists for 2024 is open 1 October–31 January.
A weekend of bleeps, beats and sweaty grins. Bringing together music, visual art, and technology. No Bounds 2023 has been postponed – the festival will return in October 2024. Details TBC.
Fri. 24 November 2023 — Sun. 3 November 2024
An exhibition of stories, objects, artwork, film and photography chronicling Sheffield's relationship with its waterways.
Thu. 16 March 2023 — Sun. 8 December 2024
“A celebration of being, making and looking.” Read our writer Wemmy's review of this inspiring exhibition full of love letters to bodies.