List of Events
Festive Tree Decorations Workshop: Jonathan BaldockInspired by the joyous works in Jonathan Baldock’s Weston Gallery exhibition and the uplifting Light Organ in the Chapel, create your own festive decorations thinking about light, joy and colour to hang at home.
Seizure Admission–In order to conserve the artwork and extend it's lifespan, access to Seizure is by pre-booked time slot only. Capacity is limited and we recommend booking prior to your visit to avoid disappointment. Admission to YSP is included in all Seizure tickets.
Exhibition Highlight Tours: Erwin Wurm–Let us be your guide! Join one of our friendly team members for a free, bitesize tour of our Erwin Wurm: The Trap of the Truth exhibition.
Light Organ Late x Aron Kyne and Thabo MkwananziGet your festive season started and join us for a magical evening of light and fire at YSP. See the Light Organ come to life, as it is activated by electrifying performances by musicians Aron Kyne and Thabo Mkwananzi.
Brass Christmas - An evening of Festive Dining and Live MusicJoin us for a festive gathering by candle light, enjoyed to the sounds of live music provided by Emley Brass Band. Begin the festivities with a warming mulled wine surrounded by the shining lights of the Christmas tree. Then take your seats in The Kitchen Café for a delicious three course dinner, coffee and mince pies.
School Staff CPD: Light, Sleep and Wellbeing Connection–During the winter while nature rests, join us for a guided visit to the Chapel to explore Light Organ by local artists Akeelah Bertram, Adam Glatherine and creative technologist Simon Fletcher. For all school staff.
YSP Patrons and Friends: Florian Gadsby Studio VisitExclusively for YSP Patrons and Friends, this is a unique opportunity to meet acclaimed contemporary ceramicist Florian Gadsby in his London studio. YSP Friends will gain an exclusive insight into Florian’s work with a guided tour of his studio, followed by a demonstration on his wheel.
Art and Landscape Twilight Tour–As the sun begins to set, end your day at YSP with a memorable twilight guided walk to the Chapel, and enjoy an introduction to Light Organ, a joyful and interactive artwork where you can bring sound to life through light and colour.
Sculpture Baby: Light Organ–Spend creative time with your baby and enjoy this sensory session set in the colourful Light Organ installation in the Chapel.
Christmas by candlelight at The Weston–Celebrate with friends and family at The Weston this Christmas with an evening of great food and music. Join us around the bonfire with a hot toddy and Christmas canapés, with music performances by Ruby Macintosh, followed by a special three-course menu from Weston Head Chef Richard Hartley.
Yoga and Gong Relaxation: Erwin WurmJoin us for a yoga practice in the Underground Gallery, surrounded by the playful Erwin Wurm exhibition. Enjoy a breath-led, physical practice followed by a deep relaxation session, accompanied by the magical, nurturing sound of the gong. Gather together afterwards for a delicious, nourishing breakfast of pastries, granola, yoghurt and warm drinks.
Tales in the Gallery: Light OrganJoin us on the first Saturday of the month for interactive and immersive storytelling in the gallery, inspired by the magical Light Organ installation in the Chapel.
New Year Noticing: Family Walk with Jo BlakerJoin us for a creative nature walk to welcome in the New Year. Visit the joyous Jonathan Baldock exhibition at The Weston, before heading outside to draw together. Relax, unwind and enjoy creative time together on this family walk.
Light, Sleep and Wellbeing ConnectionDuring the winter while nature rests, join us for a guided visit to the Light Organ - an interactive experience bringing sound and light to our Chapel. We will visit James Turrell’s Skyspace on our journey back to the Visitor Centre, where you will have an opportunity to learn how sleeping well benefits our physical and mental health.
Light Organ Late x Keisha ThompsonJoin us for the last Light Organ Late of our winter season. For this final performance, we will be joined by YSP's Poet in Residence, Keisha Thompson. See the Light Organ come to life, in this final live activation by an electrifying performance of poetry and song, as Keisha joins musicians, Aron Kyne and Thabo Mkwananzi.
Yoga and Gong Relaxation: Erwin Wurm–Join us for a yoga practice in the Underground Gallery, surrounded by the playful Erwin Wurm exhibition. Enjoy a breath-led, physical practice followed by a deep relaxation session, accompanied by the magical, nurturing sound of the gong. Gather together afterwards for a delicious, nourishing breakfast of fruit, pastries, granola, yoghurt and warm drinks.
Vegan at The WestonRound off your Veganuary with a five-course tasting menu at The Weston. The specially designed evening menu has been created using only plant-based ingredients and is accompanied by an optional vegan-friendly paired wine flight.
Tales in the Gallery: Erwin Wurm–Join us on the first Saturday of the month for interactive and immersive storytelling in the gallery, inspired by the playful work of Erwin Wurm.
Florian Gadsby Throwing DemonstrationA rare opportunity to witness internationally acclaimed ceramic artist Florian Gadsby in action, as he demonstrates the throwing of his work. Hosted by Toby Brundin, Director of Ceramic Review Magazine, during this 1 hour event, Florian will demonstrate how he throws his tableware and answer questions from the audience whilst he works.
Sculpture Baby: Erwin WurmSpend creative time with your baby and enjoy this sensory session inspired by the Erwin Wurm exhibition in the Underground Gallery.
Discover in a DayStart your Arts Award adventure at YSP. Arts Award Discover is an introductory programme for children and young people aged up to 25. During this session, we'll visit YSP exhibitions, create art in response to them and share our discoveries. With the support of YSP Arts Award advisors, you will complete your Arts Award Discover by the end of the day.