• PDA member wins The Great North Art Show Trustees Prize for best painting in the show

    1st September, 2014

    One of our Sheffield-based members has received award-winning recognition at the 2014 Great North Art Show.

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  • PDA Autumn Extravaganza

    26th August, 2014

    on October 11th & 12th at the Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale. 28 PDA members taking part!

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  • 2014 PDA Young Artist of the Year Competition – Winner announced

    19th July, 2014

    And the winner is…..Sam Westwood. Congratulations to Sam and all our finalists.

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  • 18ft art installation to feature at Great Dome Art Fair

    1st July, 2014

    A PDA member has constructed an 18ft wire hare – adding a new dimension to this year’s Buxton Festival Fringe

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  • Photographer Michela Griffith in the news

    29th June, 2014

    Derbyshire Life and The Derbyshire Magazine are writing about Michela in the current issues.

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