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Leeds Inspired Is Five!

Leeds Inspired Is Five!
Written by Abby Dix-Mason Leeds Inspired  08/03/2017

This week the Leeds Inspired website is five years old. Since 2012 we've worked with a brilliant community of event organisers who have uploaded thousands of event listings (19,526 and counting) to help us create a website that supports everyone from the big organisations through to individual artists, pop-ups and one off events. The site has grown so much that we now share our event listings with other websites across the city including Visit Leeds, Leeds Wecome, Welcome To Leeds, Southbank Leeds, The City Dashboard and Data Mill North. So if you've ever...

Leeds Inspired Filmmaker Opportunity

Leeds Inspired Filmmaker Opportunity
Written by Jane Earnshaw  26/01/2017

Leeds Inspired is seeking to engage a filmmaker to document our current Leeds Inspired Commision - I'm Carnival Happy. If you are a filmmaker who would like to apply then the details can be found in the PDF below.Film Brief - I'm Carnival HappyWe have commissioned 4 carnival artists to create new striking and original headpieces to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Leeds West Indian Carnival. The headpieces will be used in a citywide portrait photography project in the spring and early summer of 2017. We would like to produce a shortfilm to document this project.The deadline for this opportunity...

Leeds Inspired Photographer Opportunities

Leeds Inspired Photographer Opportunities
Written by Jane Earnshaw  12/01/2017

Leeds Inspired is seeking to engage a number of professional photographers for two separate pieces of work in 2017.Photographer Brief - I'm Carnival HappyTo capture 500 portraits of Leeds residents wearing specially commissioned carnival headpieces, through a series of pop-up portrait studios visiting communuity groups, businesses, public events and shopping centres.Photographer Brief - Leeds Inspired Website To produce a bank of images for the Leeds Inspired website that can be used to represent the different artforms, activities and places that feature on leedsinspired.co.uk Full details of both of these opportunities can be found in the job briefs below.The deadline for both...

Leeds Inspired Carnival Artists Announced!

Leeds Inspired Carnival Artists Announced!Leeds West Indian Carnival image by Guy Farrar
Written by Jane Earnshaw  01/01/2017

It’s the very first day of 2017 and the year is fresh and full of possibilities.Our neighbours over in Hull will be lighting the blue touch paper on their year of being the UK City of Culture and here in Leeds we are lighting the candles on a very special birthday cake for one of our city’s longest running and best loved events because Leeds West Indian Carnival is 50!To keep an event running for 50 years is an incredible achievement and is testament to the love, passion, time and dedication that everyone involved in the organisation of Carnival gives...

LIFF30 Poster: Graham Pilling

LIFF30 Poster: Graham Pilling
Written by Abby Dix-Mason Leeds Inspired  13/04/2016

Introducing Graham Pilling, the fourth of our Leeds Film Festival poster designers. Graham is a graphic artist who produces bold and compelling design and illustration work under the moniker Army of Cats.“I'm fortunate that my work spans a nice mix of client and personal projects. One month I may be working on branding for a startup, and  the next it might be a record cover or t-shirt art. It allows me to have a nice little toolbox of different styles to dip into and it keeps my work interesting – both for me and hopefully its intended audience! I guess I'm...

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About Leeds Inspired

About Leeds Inspired

The Leeds Inspired website lists thousands of events happening in Leeds every year. You’ll find gigs, exhibitions, dance,…

Applying for Leeds Inspired Funding

Applying for Leeds Inspired Funding

Leeds Inspired manages two grant schemes to support arts events and projects in Leeds. Since April 2012 we…

Leeds Inspired Funded Projects

Leeds Inspired Funded Projects

Leeds Inspired grants have supported hundreds of projects, read about some of them here...