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Hull Fair brought to life in digital exhibition

The sights and sounds of Hull Fair can still be enjoyed this year thanks to a digital exhibition that launches this weekend.

The exhibition, Hull Fair, includes specially commissioned videos … More





Launch of Hull’s family summer activity plan

Hull Culture and Leisure Ltd has today revealed its summer activity programmes. The plans will begin today and be available until Friday 4 September for families to enjoy.

With events … More


The Ferens Art Gallery.

Digital platform to showcase emerging UK artists

A new digital platform will showcase the work of 36 emerging artists from UK art schools and alternative education programmes.

New Contemporaries is launching the specially created platform for Bloomberg … More




Ludwig Grüner, Jewel-Cabinet, 1851. Royal Collection Trust

Stunning royal jewel-cabinet on its way to Hull

A stunning jewel-cabinet – once gifted to Queen Victoria – is coming to Hull next month.

Ferens’ latest exhibition will feature the masterpiece, designed by Ludwig Grüner, as part of … More


Turner//Return

Ferens opens after dark for special event

Ferens Art Gallery will be opening its doors after dark next week for Ferens Late, a programme of events aimed at encouraging younger audiences to the gallery.

The event, on … More



Rei Gyaamie, Trinity Live

5 FREE things to do in Hull this weekend

We are starting this weekend’s events a day early with tonight’s terrific Trinity Live in the Old Town, which will again feature the city’s finest talent plus selected acts from … More


Ferens Open Exhibition 2020 winners

Ferens Open Exhibition 2020 winners announced

The prize-winners of this year’s Open Exhibition at Ferens Art Gallery have been announced.

Here are the winners:

Friends of the Ferens Award

1st Prize: Jane Beharrell, Twelve Weeks, Oil … More


The Creation exhibition at Hull Minster takes inspiration from the touring Sistine Chapel exhibition last year.

5 FREE things to do in Hull this weekend

It feels like a keep-your-money-in-your-pocket type of weekend – and with so many fantastic exhibitions going on in the city, why not keep your cash and take in some culture?… More


Open Exhibition 2020

First look at Ferens Open Exhibition 2020

The 53rd annual Open Exhibition, which celebrates some of the best artistic talent in the region, opens this weekend (Saturday 15 February).

The exhibition will feature more than 370 artworks … More


Artist Paige Graham-Buckle, who will show some of her work's at the Open Exhibition.

5 things to do in Hull this weekend

Head into Hull city centre this weekend for a fantastic immersive installation and pop in to see one of the region’s biggest regular art exhibitions.

One of Hull’s most popular … More


The Quarrel, 2019, Hand coloured Lino Print by Holly Scott

Open Exhibition in Hull: All you need to know

The 53rd annual Open Exhibition, which celebrates some of the best artistic talent in the region, opens at Ferens Art Gallery next weekend.

The exhibition will feature more than 370 … More


We Will Rock You

5 things to do in Hull this weekend

One of the area’s favourite musical sons returns this weekend for an epic performance of favourites by a legendary rock star.

Hull will also host a worldwide musical smash hit, … More






5 things to do in Hull this weekend

The weekend starts tonight with art, comedy, a visit by Father Christmas and a chance to watch a bunch of muscular athletes beat seven bells out of each other among … More



Jonathan Pie

5 things to do in Hull this weekend

Millions who lost their lives in the First World War and subsequent conflicts will be remembered in Hull this weekend.

The city is also hosting a famous portrait of one … More




William Wilberforce by Sir Thomas Lawrence

William Wilberforce portrait returns home

A famous portrait of one of the city’s most celebrated sons, William Wilberforce, goes on display at Ferens Art Gallery this weekend.

The portrait, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, has been … More


Stepney Railway Station

9 things not to miss at Heritage Open Days in Hull

Dozens of Hull’s most famous buildings are opening their doors from today as Heritage Open Days 2019 begins.

The annual event, organised by Hull Civic Society, features walks, talks and … More



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