ArtWorks South Yorkshire

Artworks South Yorkshire is a non for profit creative arts organisation, inspiring and helping adults with learning disabilities to achieve their potential and develop important life skills through creative workshops and placements.

Our service provides a safe and accommodating environment for our artists to explore their own artistic passions. Our number one priority has always been to enrich the arts landscape through empowering a diverse range of voices and perspectives. 

What we do

Artworks provides art workshops and activites for adults with learning disabilities. We offer the opportunity to show art work in exhibitions, develop important life skills, create large scale projects, sell artwork and play an active role in our community.







Life Skills


Our Mission

We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to participate fully in arts and culture. We hope to raise the aspirations of artists with Learning Disabilities and Autism that want to work in the arts & cultural sector, and encourage ambition and talent to freely thrive through creative projects, collobration and community activities. Our programs and activities are designed to be a catalyst that helps our artists reach their goals and fulfill their potential. 

Join ArtWorks

With an ever-growing group of artists, ArtWorks has 3 sites across Sheffield and Rotherham giving us the opportunity to create all types of art work as well as film, dance, drama and many more. Not only do we offer a variety of creative sessions but we also provide activities to help promote independence, health and wellbeing. Learn more about the positive impact we have and join us in bringing about positive change. If you're interested in joining, contact us for more information.

ArtWorks has been funded and supported by:

The Art Works Gallery CIC is a Community Interest Company.  Registered No. 09201993

Art Works South Yorkshire Ltd is a Limited Company. Registered No. 12368018

Lord Mayor of Sheffield's Charity 2017/18