Welcome to The Arts Society Halifax
Established in 2000 in the heart of Pennine Yorkshire, our Society offers a high quality and wide ranging programme of lectures and visits and welcomes everyone with an interest in the arts and their history.
GREAT NEWS! 2023 LECTURE PROGRAMME NOW AVAILABLE
Our new season opens on 10 January 2023 with Dominic Riley's lecture:
For their Majesties’ Pleasure : Treasures from the Windsor Castle Library
There is something for everyone in the programme - music, art, comedy and botany - which is held in the beautiful Square Chapel Arts Centre in the centre of Halifax, adjacent to the historic Piece Hall. Do join us!
Individual lectures may be purchased from Square Chapel Box Office at £11 per lecture
Square Chapel, 10 Square Road
1pm - 2nd Tuesday
This lecture will consider the role of Joanna Hiffernan in Whistler’s art and life.
Canals - "a poor man's art gallery"
"Serenissima" - challenging earlier visual stereotypes of the beautiful and atmospheric city of Venice