Ilkley Arts

An artist-led charitable organization with a mission to celebrate and promote the arts. 

Based in Ilkley in Wharfedale, Ilkley Arts supports the creative pursuits of both emerging and established artists. 

It runs a membership scheme, supporting its members with bursaries, workshops, open studio events and pop-up exhibitions and has established networking opportunities for local artists, as well as supporting a youth scholarship in partnership with Art School Ilkley. It also hosts an online selling platform for its members at

Ilkley Arts runs a creative residency, ‘Artist in the Attic’, providing affordable short-term working space for creatives and has studio space available for one-off hire for running creative workshops and independent pop-up exhibitions. In addition to these activities, Ilkley Arts co-ordinates exhibiting opportunities for participation beyond its own membership. 

More information can be found at and you can follow us on Instagram @ilkleyarts.

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Current opportunities

  • Ilkley Arts Secret Postcard Exhibition 2024

    Deadline: 18/05/2024

    City: Ilkley  |  Country: United Kingdom  |  Ilkley Arts Administrator

    Ilkley Arts would like to invite you to take part in ‘The Secret Postcard’ exhibition, taking place on 7th to 9th June 2024 at the Ilkley Arts Studio.

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