art&York 2019

art&York is a 3 day event celebrating art, design & contemporary craft at York Racecourse Events Centre, North Yorkshire.

Friday 25th, Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th October 2019

120 artists showcasing their own work and selling direct to the public.
Workshops, interactive areas, demonstrations, installations, artist talks, cafes & a warm and welcoming atmosphere in this lovely out of town venue.

Each artist, collective and gallery that takes part in the show will have their own exhibition stand to work within.

Please click the apply buttons below to find out more information. 

Image: Lucy Pass, 2017

Independent Artists

We are looking for:

Individual Artists with unique, excellent quality, original artwork to apply to take part in the art&York 2019. Selected artists will be at the show each day, exhibiting and selling their own work, taking commissions and meeting the visitors and collectors.


art&Home Room Sets

We are looking for:

Interior designers, kitchen designers, wallpaper designers and more to design & create inspirational room sets for the art&Home section of the show. Each room set is to be a unique look at your product (kitchen & wallpaper designers etc) or an insight into your design ethos (interior designers).

DEADLINE: Sun 14th July 2019

RAW Talent

Newly Emerging Artists (practicing for 2 years or less) can apply for a subsidized and mentored space at art&York in October 2019 along with 6 months professional support. The RAW Talent Award is a mentoring & support scheme particularly aimed at those that have no or little experience in exhibiting in a retail show.



If you would like to create an installation showcasing throughout the event or create a growing installation at the show, we’d be delighted to hear from you.

Installations need to create a unique visitor experience.
Wall mounted, hanging, floor & outdoor works all considered.

DEADLINE: Midnight Sun 14th July 2019


By Car

Follow signs to York Racecourse from A64 or A1237.
Sat Nav postcode: YO23 1EX. FREE parking onsite.

By Train

York Racecourse Events Centre is approximately 20-25min walk from York Train Station. There will be a free shuttle bus service running each day of the show between York Memorial Garden (turn left out of the train station) and the event. The shuttle bus runs on a loop and therefore due to traffic times may vary throughout the day.

By Bus

Bus numbers 11, 21 and 26 go from York City Centre and York Train Station to Southbank and Knavesmire stops. Visit Arriva and First York for more information and detailed bus routes.

Floorplan 2018

Floorplan of art&York 2018.

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