Art Unpacked

Art Unpacked

Art Unpacked is a series of touring art exhibitions created by Chrysalis Arts. It brings the very best of contemporary art and craft to a network of small venues and libraries across North Yorkshire, East Riding and East Lancashire.

Working with highly experienced artists and curators, Art Unpacked helps venues to develop their skills, increase engagement with audiences and supports libraries in their development as cultural spaces.

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Marvellous Mechanicals: Martin Smith
The Forest of Possibility


Chorley Library
9 Jun – 28 Jul

Truth and Fantasy: Contemporary Artists Drawing is at North Bridlington Library.  Featuring drawing by five artists from across the UK who draw in highly skilled and creative ways. Ranging from pencil on paper to objects and animation, their art reveals a spirit of enquiry and imagination.

Part of Art Unpacked, a series of touring exhibitions created by Chrysalis Arts.

The exhibition tours to:

Selby Library: 4 Aug – 29 Sep

Penny Davenport, Wildebeest ink on paper

“Very thoughtful combination of artists and good selection of work. For once the ‘bio’ sheets were both interesting and genuinely added to the enjoyment and understanding. My children very much enjoyed the craft table.”