Events archive

This archive contains StreetLife York events that have now finished.

To view upcoming events, see our Upcoming events page.


Poems Made from Words Found in the Bin

- (12:00pm - 4:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Poems Made from Words Found in the Bin will be in residence at the StreetLife Hub on 4th and 5th September, inviting members of the public to work with artist Rhiannon Armstrong to write poetry around shreds of paper found in bins in the city and beyond.

Music skills

SINGLR with Loré Lixenberg

Is it an app? Is it an opera? It's an APPERA!!
29-31 Coney Street

Visit the Hub to chat to Loré Lixenberg about her new app. SINGLR is for you if you want to connect with like minds through the power of your voice and creativity!


Print a Thank You Teacher Card

Visit the StreetLife Hub to print an apple for your teacher!
29-31 Coney Street

HOT METAL: Exhibition

- (10:45am - 8:30pm)
City Screen Picturehouse

‘HOT METAL’ is an exhibition on the social history of newspapers and printing on Coney Street.

Exhibition, Performance

Inventory + Spread

29-31 Coney Street

Inventory is a multimedia installation (open 21st and 22nd, 11am- 4pm) and spread is an experimental music and audiovisual work (from 7.30pm on Wednesday June 22nd).

VR Experiences

29-31 Coney Street

Visit the StreetLife Hub for our Virtual Reality Experiences. The first of our three experiences features singer and researcher Vivien Ellis as she performs a selection of street cries from old York.


David Armes

- (10:00am - 5:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Visit the StreetLife Hub to see David Armes, visual artist and letterpress printer, use our Crown Columbian press to create a printed installation.


Be Mindful in Distraction

29-31 Coney Street; Spurriergate Centre

Be Mindful in Distraction is an exploration of mindfulness and acceptance through music. The performance takes place over five days in different public spaces in York, using flute and ambient electronics.