Explore the making process and progression of a range of Derbyshire artists in our brand new exhibition Process and Progress. Featured is modernist sculptor Ronald Pope, and a range of talented artists who have all won the prestigious Jonathan Vickers Fine Art Award.
Did you know that The Derby Conference Centre is the only venue in the region to host a comedy club?
The Derby Comedy Club - hosted at The Derby Conference Centre – has been providing lots of laughs over the last 12 months and February will see it celebrate its first Birthday.
6 – 26 March 2020 Banks Mill Studios, 71 Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LB Launch: Fri, 6 Mar 5pm-9pm Meet the Artist: Sun, 8 Mar & Sat 21 Mar, 10am-3pm
Evolving is Sarah Perkins’ first solo exhibition and will show Sarah’s journey as a professional animal artist. Tracing her steps from an initial pet portrait commission back in May 2018, this then sparked her off onto a path of creativity and ultimately the launch of Sarah Perkins Art.
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A Peak District sheep farmer is making healthy returns, calculated to be 16.6% gross, from a solar PV system that is reducing energy and solid fuel bills, by generating electricity, heating water and powering EV chargers!
Derby’s annual St George’s Day celebrations take place on Saturday 18 April, and a call has gone out for local children’s and youth groups who want to follow St George and his Dragon’s footsteps in the traditional city centre parade.
Produced by Derby LIVE, the outdoor event has grown in scope and popularity in recent years to become a family-friendly celebration of English tradition and heritage in all its eccentricities.
Hanging different sized artwork on a wall can transform a room. An eclectic mix of subject and style makes a space uniquely individual and projects the sensibilities and taste of the owner. It's a balance of proportion, scale, spacing and colour combinations. Get it right and it looks great, transforming not only the space, but allowing the artwork to be seen in a new way.
Poet Laureate Simon Armitage is to visit our newest library as part of his national tour.