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The Craft Centre and Design Gallery

| City Art Gallery, Leeds LS1 3AB, England
+44 113 378 7241
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A nice setup

I walked in spontaneously, there are some nice pieces displayed. The place is nicely put together... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
taha h
via mobile
lucky visit

On a recent visit to Leeds I decided to go to the Art Gallery only to discover it is being... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2016
Pamela J
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The Craft Centre represents UK designer/makers within a regular changing exhibition programme showcasing jewellery, wood, glass, ceramics and limited edition prints. The Craft Centre's aim is for others to foster an appreciation of contempoary craft; the skill, originality and beautiy inherent in these unique pieces.
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  • Very good51%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“on display” (3 reviews)
“jewellery” (4 reviews)
“inspiration” (2 reviews)
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| City Art Gallery, Leeds LS1 3AB, England
Leeds City Centre
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+44 113 378 7241
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I walked in spontaneously, there are some nice pieces displayed. The place is nicely put together and the art is quite expressive.

Thank taha h
LeedsCraft, Manager at The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Thank you for your review, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your recent visit.

Reviewed 13 December 2016

On a recent visit to Leeds I decided to go to the Art Gallery only to discover it is being refurbished, however chance made me walk down the steps to the Art centre and Design gallery underneath, this is a must visit for anyone who...More

Thank Pamela J
LeedsCraft, Manager at The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2016

Thank you so much for sharing your experience of your recent visit Pamela, it is so lovely to hear such positivity. We hope to welcome you here again soon.

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This is only a small gallery but the selection of crafts is excellent with prints, ceramics, glass, jewellery etc. We were very impressed with the lovely works on view. Certainly worth a visit.

Thank John G
LeedsCraft, Manager at The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Thank you for your lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you here soon to visit us again.

Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This very individual shop is housed in the same impressive building as Leeds Art Gallery and library. We have been here several times and always found it to be interesting as pieces by individual designers and artists are on display and for sale. It is...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
LeedsCraft, Manager at The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Thank you for your feedback we really appreciate your kind comments. We look forward to welcoming you here again soon.

Reviewed 6 June 2016

I've bought quite a few cards and gifts for friends from here. They have a nice range, and since Leeds City Council closed down the Tourist Info Office in the railway station (despite an annual turnover of £1 Million), it's one of the few places...More

Thank AliAl-Asfa
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I came to Leeds for a special reason but was glad to look around the city which has much to offer. I was disappointed to find the art gallery was closed for refurbishment but stumbled accross the Craft Centre which was fun and interesting. There...More

Thank Hilary P
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This place oozes creativity and design, and although the Art Gallery is closed in 2016, this remains open, I went primarily last time to see the Carry Akroyd print exhibition, although most of the shop is out of my price range there is always something...More

Thank hairdy
LeedsCraft, Manager at The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2016

Thank you for your kind comments about your recent visit to The Craft Centre and Design Gallery; we really appreciate your feedback. We try and cater for all budgets so there's something for everyone to enjoy and with a constantly changing showcase of British makers...More

Reviewed 3 January 2016

If you love art or just want something a bit special as a present this is the place to go. Contemporary art to please most people which is laid out really well.

Thank Highkit
LeedsCraft, Manager at The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2016

Thank you for leaving a review of your experience visiting The Craft Centre and Design Gallery; we really value your comments and look forward to welcoming you here again soon.

Reviewed 17 November 2015

It's good to be able to showcase your work and your passion and this space in Leeds allows this to happen. There are often very interesting and creative - and usually unique pieces on display that you can also regularly choose to own should your...More

1  Thank Craig M
LeedsCraft, Manager at The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2015

Thank you for your recent review Craig, we were really pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and were inspired by the collections we had on display. Keep visiting us for our exciting and changing seasonal exhibition programme; there's something new to discover with every...More

Reviewed 20 May 2013 via mobile

I've just started making silver jewellery so I love visiting this shop for inspiration. Some of the items are quite expensive, but not when you consider the work that goes in to to their creation. There are also plenty of unique and affordable items on...More

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