Highlights - Art Roundhay Park - Season 3
19 October 2018 - 17 March 2019:
See infographic below for analysis of three seasons
A total of 21 artists and 7 producers (that makes a total of 38 and 18 over the three seasons)
90% of artists that exhibited sold one or more than one piece;
86% of all producers sold;
Sales increase of 332%
Payment to artists increase of 381%
6654 visitors in just 150 days;
51% of sales = original art (of which 75% = David Lyon Art);
49% of sales = local producers and The English Art Co.; (of which 78% = The English Art Co.);
488,974 organic reach (unique users) on Facebook with 73,743 engagements; 50.5k impressions on Twitter; PR in Yorkshire Evening Post, regional press, North Leeds Life, Metro, Leeds Inspired, Leeds List;
March was our busiest month (and only 17 days trading helped by our last day trading exceeding all sales per day), followed by January (surprisingly);
We’ve increased income, raised profiles and made use of a superb space in a very beautiful location;
We've inspired many lapsed artists to take up art again;
We’ve raised a little for charity;
We've encouraged and mentored artists including a new artist from Roundhay School. At only 16 years, her original work sold;
We've given over £15,000 back to local artists and producers which in turn goes back into the local community.
ART ROUNDHAY PARK IS NOW CLOSED ** // Thank you for visiting // We hope to be back
** A beer festival was booked - a long time before we became involved, just for a weekend. So, we're taking a break.
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Key Facts + Precis Three Seasons at Art Roundhay Park
With thanks to:
Artists // David Lyon // Samantha Ward Art // Ryoko Minamitani // Sarah Thornton // Beverley Porter Ceramics // Richard Locket // Catherine Pape // Andrew Ripley // Simon Lewis // Gary Crowder // Martha Ellis // Miriam Laville // Mark Sofilas // James Matthew Taylor // Timothy Forster // Dan Burton // David Cole // Richard Locket // Lili Jaber //
Producers // Corinne Lapierre // Darcy + Wolf // The Monkey Puzzle Tree // IONA Cards // Anna Wright
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