The Holmfirth Artweek event has to be one of the most charitable events I have ever exhibited at. With 20% commission on sales being donated to Macmillan Cancer Support. I was based at The carding Shed
One of the UK’s Largest Open Art Exhibitions, Featuring over 400 exhibitors and over 2,000 artworks, plus dozens of fringe venues across the local area with thousands more works of art and craft. Holmfirth Artweek is a local event with a national reputation. The majority of the exhibitors are from this area. Large numbers of visitors come from all over the country to view and to buy Art. It is astounding how much artistic talent there is locally and it is this that makes the event such a success every year.
Fundraising at Holmfirth Artweek
As Holmfirth Artweek is a fundraising event, all work submitted must be made available for sale. A commission of 20% is charged on sales in the Exhibition, the Market and the Fringe. All proceeds will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support.
The Exhibition Holmfirth Artweek 2020
The Exhibition in the Civic Hall is one of the biggest open exhibitions in the country. Featuring work by over 400 professional & amateur artists. As well as having work in the main exhibition, artists can also sell smaller items on our Market for immediate purchase.
The Fringe Holmfirth Artweek 2020
Every year, Holmfirth Artweek encourages businesses and individuals in Holmfirth in the area to create exhibition spaces and open their doors to showcase the work of artists from across the region.
Last year, 47 venues within the Holme Valley, Colne Valley and Saddleworth area, made up the fringe exhibition. Featuring an exciting and diverse array of work from photographers, painters, textile-makers, ceramicists, sculptors and more…
Dates For Artweek 2020
Sun 5th July: 10.00am – 5.00pm
Mon 6th – Fri 10th July: 10.00am – 9.00pm
Sat 11th July: 10.00am – 5.00pm*
* The market closes at 4.00pm on Saturday 11th
Where Is Holmfirth Artweek?
The main exhibition takes place at Holmfirth Civic Hall, with additional Fringe venues dotted around the Holme Valley and Colne Valley area. There is plenty of parking in the Co-op car park directly across the road from the hall.
TO DATE, HOLMFIRTH ARTWEEK HAS RAISED: £1,011,500 FOR MACMILLAN CANCER SUPPORT.
Holmfirth Civic Hall,
Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth, HD9 3AS
Website Click here to visit the website
Location Map for the Event