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The latest news from producers, makers, venues and events organisers from around Derby and Derbyshire. If you have news to add to this page, then email us to let us know about it:

Yorkshire artist Susan Brown at gallerytop in Rowsley

We are delighted to be exhibiting the work of Susan Brown, the Yorkshire artists renowned for her paintings of European cities. 


'I have been inspired for much of my working life, both in painting and designing, by two symbols: the circle and the line. I believe that these two symbols hold what I can only describe as a sort of DNA of visual references, a set of parts, representing for me the continuum and the measure of life.

Summer Craft Activities at Dronfield Barn

Back by popular return, our summer craft activities start again this August. Join our volunteers every Thursday from 10am-2pm to get involved with the fun - every week there will be a new theme, with the first week being pirates. Stay tuned to hear news of themes for other weeks, to be confirmed at a later date. It's just £2 per child - no pre-booking required.
Thursday 1st August: Pirates
Thursday 8th August: TBC
Thursday 15th August: TBC
Thursday 22nd August: TBC

News from Haarlem Artspace

Our application to Arts Council England for a National Lottery Project Grant was successful and we are delighted to welcome guest artists FourthLand, Tazelaar Stevenson, Michael Page and David Steans for performances on 24 August from 11am-1pm followed by a Symposium with Helen Jukes, Mary Wiltshire, Glennie Kindred, Penny Newell, Chris Thornhill and Catherine Rogers.

How Do I Book A Courier Service?

If you have never used a courier before it can be a bit daunting not knowing how we operate, services we provide, the correct van for the job, or simply how to obtain a quote or book a collection. Don’t panic! Our team are here to talk you through any aspect of your delivery and offer you the best options to suit your needs.

Talk to one of our guys – they only need the basic information below to enable them to give you a quotation:

Artcore Maker’s Studios available in the Heart of Derby

We have an exciting new opportunity for 4 local makers to have their own studio space in our prime city centre location as well as retail space to sell their products.

Our new building is situated  in Derby’s Cathedral Quarter at the gateway to the Cultural Hub, with ample footfall and is set to be THE place for visual arts and crafts in Derby!

Invitation to Celebrate Togetherness

Artcore would like to invite you to join us in celebrating our varied community and the opening of our new city centre location in Derby’s Cathedral Quarter at the gateway to the Cultural Hub.

Bringing communities together for a day of togetherness and renewing and revitalising common threads of cultural heritage, building connections and strengthening trust.

Thursday 15th August from 11am to 1pm on Albert Street , Osnabruck Square, DE1 2DS