Leeds City Council

The Arts Development Team runs a funding scheme and a programme of cultural events throughout the year.  

Our aim is to:

  • CREATE opportunities for local people to take part in the cultural life of the city;
  • SUPPORT local artists and arts organisations working in communities; and
  • PROMOTE partnership working within the arts and cultural sector.


Current opportunities

  • Light Up The North - SHINE Emerging Artist Programme 2019

    Deadline: 03/06/2019  |  Published: 07/05/2019  |  Venue: Various  |  City: Leeds, Salford, Lancaster  |  Region: West Yorkshire  |  Country: United Kingdom  |  Leeds City Council

    Paid opportunity

    Light Up the North (LUTN) is a network of 6 light festivals across the north of England. In 2019, three of the festivals are joining together to award bursaries to emerging artists working with light, to produce and exhibit new commissions at their 2019 light festivals.

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