The UK City of Culture is a chance to celebrate a city’s unique qualities and open its cultural life to the rest of the world. Find out about Hull who carries the prestigious title for 2017.
The UK City of Culture is a chance to celebrate a city’s unique qualities and open its cultural life to the rest of the world. Hull is the City of Culture for 2017 and the city's creative life has spilled out beyond the walls of its galleries and theatres to fill public spaces with events, festivals and cultural activity. We look at some of the highlights from the Hull 2017 programme and discover a vibrant city, boundless creativity and artistic excellence that will put Hull firmly on the map.
Watch a series of films about Roundhouse's spoken word exchange programme which connects young poets and filmmakers across the globe, inspires them to write and perform their own poetry.
Hull celebrates local and global LGBT+ history and culture across the city with LGBT50.
Opera North brought to life on of Hull's most iconic landmarks with a large-scale sound installation.
Take a closer look at Hull’s contemporary arts scene and discover the talent that makes Hull such an exciting location for the UK City of Culture.
We catch up with one of the UK’s leading photographers about his latest commission for the City of Culture.
For Hull 2017 the acclaimed arts collective transport audiences into Hull from the year 2097. We find out what the future holds.