Events archive

This archive contains StreetLife York events that have now finished.

To view upcoming events, see our Upcoming events page.


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.


Trevor Wishart: Journey into Sound

Images and Sounds from the Composer's Archive, 1957-1977
29-31 Coney Street

This exhibition of images and sounds from electronic composer Trevor Wishart’s archive explores the first remarkable twenty years of his journey into sound.