Cartwright Hall, Bradford
10th December 2016 - 10th May 2017
Group show of prints, sculpture, jewellery & ceramics on an animal theme. Includes: Ian Burke, Hester Cox, Sarah Gillespie, Beverley Drury, Janis Goodman, Liz Toole, Katie Edwards, Lucy Gell, Judy Taylor, Moira McTague, Anna Tosney, Christine Moss, Emily Conroy, Frances Noon, Suzi Thompson, Julia Ogden, Kerry Tremlett, Von Allen, Karoline Rerrie, Gail Dooley, Susan Claire Page, Tom McDowell, Boddy-Evans, Emerson Mayes and Angela Smyth.
Printmakers Circle Exhibition
Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley
8th April - 4th May 2017
Coronation Hall, Cumbria
29th & 30th April 2017
Printfest was founded in 2001, it is the UK’s foremost artist-led printmaking festival. Printfest is dedicated to the exhibition and sale of contemporary prints, it is a rare opportunity for the best of the UK’s printmakers to gather under one roof, to share practice and learn from each other. Printfest offers visitors the occasion to view and purchase art works, to meet the artists and to learn more about printmaking.
Ryedale Folk Museum Gallery, Hutton-le-Hole
27th May - 16th July 2017
A project started in 2015 by mixed media artist Josie Beszant, printmaker Hester Cox and ceramicist Charlotte Morrison.
"We are looking at collections, what, how and why we and other people collect things.
What is then done with the collected objects and how they are displayed and how meaning is carried with the collection.
We are working as individual artists and collaboratively, sharing thoughts, objects and themes".
North Yorkshire Open Studios
3rd & 4th, 10th & 11th June 2017
Hester's Studio, 9 Capel Lane, Horton-in-Ribblesdale, BD24 0HA
Hester will be hosting printmaker Janis Goodman throughout NYOS'17
'Within These Walls'
12-4pm, 17th June - 1st July
Bank Lathe, Intake Lane, Grassington, BD23 5BJ
(SE 002 644)
Within These Walls explores the endangered upland meadows of the Yorkshire Dales through printmaking on a grand scale. Hung in a traditional field barn, Hester’s 4m prints feature imagery inspired by these beautiful habitats. Ethereal monotypes contrast with ornate collagraphs to bring the outdoors inside.
Art in the Pen, Thirsk
Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd July 2017
Thirsk Auction Mart
Art in the Pen features the best in modern, conceptual and contemporary art in friendly and innovative venues. Come and spend an enjoyable day exploring a diverse range of art and crafts for every budget.
Art in the Pen, Skipton
Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th August 2017
Skipton Auction Mart