Artlink Hull has a long history of providing creative learning opportunities for a variety of ages and groups. This has ranged from curriculum linked workshops for schools, training for artists, art classes for adults, projects with youth groups and workshops with community organisations.

Today we in particular focus on creating learning opportunities for community groups and schools. We are a registered Arts Award Centre and can contribute to schools gaining Artsmark status.

Get in touch to discuss your ideas or needs: jemma.brown@artlinkhull.co.uk or call 01482 345 104

Socially Engaged Artist Practice Course

This is a new pilot opportunity for emerging and mid-career artists interested in this field to explore issues and practicalities of socially-engaged and participatory practice. Through discussions, placements and projects you will develop your knowledge and skills in this area of the arts.  The programme is a partnership between Artlink, Creative ENRG and The Feral Art School. The programme will run between 1st October 2018 and 28th January 2019 and will consist of:

  • Class-based introductory sessions
  • Self-organised placement
  • Planning and delivery of project activity
  • Evaluation and planning for the future

Sessions will be held at Artlink, Princes Avenue, Hull and at Creative ENRG, Paragon Street, Hull.

You can download a flyer about the course here.

For more information on the programme download the course information here.

To apply download the application form here and fill in and return to: info@artlinkhull.co.uk

There is no course fee, but you will be required to pay £10 towards the cost of a DBS check.

Contact info@artlinkhull.co.uk if you have any questions on the programme.

The closing date for applications is 13th September at 4pm.


Artlink Hull’s Explorers is a weekly after school art programme for young people aged 7 to 16. Participants have the opportunity to meet new friends, have creative fun, and learn practical art skills. To learn more, please visit our events and workshops page here or contact: jemma.brown@artlinkhull.co.uk

Artlink Summer School

Are you a boy aged 14-18 looking for something to do in the summer holidays? 

Join us this summer to work with two of Hull’s top film-makers: Katie Sunlay of Fly Girl Films, and Peter Snelling of My Pockets – the makers of Fuzz Feed! Learn new skills, create new things, and see how people make careers out of what they love to do.

Join us for three weeks this summer to earn your Bronze Arts Award Qualification for FREE as you develop your technical skills in digital media and gain confidence and communication skills.

Come with us on trips to see what goes on behind the scenes in Hull’s creative venues. This programme is particularly targeted at males, as one of the key priorities of the Force National Collaborative Outreach Programme is to increase the number of boys in Hull applying to higher education and considering graduate careers.

There are two schools: West and East Hull – check out the details for each here. For a link to enrolment, click here. Places are limited so we encourage booking soon. If you have any queries please contact: jemma.brown@artlinkhull.co.uk


At Artlink Hull we are all committed to creating a safe and rewarding environment for all the children and adults at risk and the adults who work and volunteer for us. Please click here to read in full our safeguarding statement.


Thanks To Our Main Funders

Arts Council Hull City Council