UK Young Artists National Festival: Derby 2016

UK Young Artists Festival 4-6 December Exhibition 3 November - 22 December

Event date: Thursday, 3 November 2016 at 9.00 AM
Running until: Thursday, 22 December 2016 at 5.00 PM


Thursday 3 November - Thursday 22 December 2016


9am - 5pm


Markeaton Street, Kedleston Road, Derby DE22 3AW

About the Festival:

The festival itself runs 4-6 December. See up to 100 of the UK’s most talented young creatives working in dance, theatre, literature, visual arts, film and music. UK Young Artists’ presents its 4th biennial, enabling the public to encounter the work of these talented practitioners across Derby city centre venues, some for the very first time. All events are free to attend, so take your pick from a range of performances, exhibitions, workshops and masterclasses. Support these young artists, and as they gain national and international prominence, you can say that you saw them first in Derby! 

About the Exhibition:

Exhibition at Markeaton Street Thursday 3 November – Thursday 22 December 9am-5pm (will be open for shorter hours over weekends).

NB: Some of the artwork on display at Markeaton Street is of a graphic/sexual nature which some people may find offensive

About UK Young Artists:

UK Young Artists is a registered charity that champions the next generation of creativity, supporting collaboration and intercultural dialogue, ensuring a vibrant and diverse creative future for the UK. We develop artists’ practice through cross art form opportunities and celebrate creativity at national & international festivals.

Visit UK Young Artists website for all events, listings and information

For more information please contact Jayne Falconer or call 01332 593113