Upcoming Exhibitions at York Art Gallery

The Sea is the Limit

4 May – 2 September 2018

This exhibition expresses the clash of realities in the minds of the migrants as well as the receiving countries. It features artists that have been working on the topic of migration and borders for decades. Find out more.


70 Years of Giving Art

4 May – 2 September 2018

To celebrate their 70th year, members of the Friends have chosen some favourite works from the gallery’s collections which have been acquired or restored thanks to their financial support. Find out more.


Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition 2018

18 May – 30 September 2018

Hosted by Aesthetica Magazine, the Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world. It offers both emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their work to a wider audience. Find out more.


Lucie Rie: Ceramics & Buttons

22 June 2018 – 12 May 2019

Dame Lucie Rie (1902-1995) began producing ceramic buttons for the fashion industry during the Second World War. This exhibition at the Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA) highlights this less well known area of her practice. Find out more.