Exhibitions at York Art Gallery

When All is Quiet: Kaiser Chiefs in Conversation with York Art Gallery

14 December 2018 – 10 March 2019

Kaiser Chiefs explore the boundaries between art and music in this unique and experimental exhibition. Find out more.

The BFG in Pictures

12 October 2018 – 24 February 2019

The BFG in Pictures is an exhibition from House of Illustration of original Quentin Blake illustrations prepared for Roald Dahl’s classic story. Find out more.

Lucie Rie: Ceramics & Buttons

22 June 2018 – 12 May 2019

This exhibition at the Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA) highlights a less well known area of Lucie Rie’s practice, displaying hundreds of her beautiful buttons alongside many examples of domestic wares she became celebrated for. Find out more.

Project Gallery

The Project Gallery showcases work with local communities and contemporary artists responding to our collections. Find out more.

The Anthony Shaw Collection: Artist’s Choice by Per Inge Bjørlo

February 2018 – March 2019

The Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA) presents a re-display of the Anthony Shaw Space by Norwegian sculptor Per Inge Bjørlo with an emphasis on textiles and large sculpture. Find out more.

Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA)

CoCA highlights and celebrates our collection of British Studio Ceramics, which is the largest and amongst the most important in the UK and covers the entire British studio ceramics movement. Find out more.

The Burton Gallery

This spacious gallery features some of our favourite pieces from the collection including Italian, Dutch and Flemish Old Master paintings as well as contemporary artworks, with opportunities for visitors to draw, learn and share. Find out more.