Category Archives: Interviews

Out Of Hours Interviews: Robert Walker

What is your connection to Huddersfield and/or the local arts scene? I moved to Huddersfield from my home town of Halifax around 1995. I do love Halifax and my parents still live in the same house I grew up in, but I have to say Huddersfield has given me a lot over the years. I’m…

Out Of Hours Interviews: Jo Blaker

What is your connection to Huddersfield and/or the local arts scene? I grew up here but I just moved back, after 10 years away so I’m still getting to know the ins and outs and who’s who-s of it all. I actually know more about the arts scene for children – as working with children…

Out Of Hours Interviews: Andrew Cullen

What is your connection to Huddersfield and/or the local arts scene? I moved to Huddersfield with my wife (and Out of Hours member) Kate Thornton about two or three years ago. Before that we lived in Nottingham where I had been a member of the Stand Assembly artists’ studios. I’m still finding my feet within…

Out Of Hours Interviews: Luke Powell

What is your connection to Huddersfield and/or the local arts scene? I moved to Huddersfield with my family in 1986 and it’s where I feel at home. Other than a couple of art projects with Tom my connection to the local art scene has been a largely social one. Out of Hours gives me a…

Out Of Hours Interviews: Aidan Nolan

On a roll! Interview number 3, we have Aidan Nolan. Find out a bit more about him in the 7 questions by the 7 collective members. What is your connection to Huddersfield and/or the local arts scene? Born and raised in Huddersfield, left for a few years to study then returned to start up my…

Out Of Hours Interviews: Tom Blaker

The second in the series of interviews. Up this week we have Tom Blaker. What is your connection to Huddersfield and/or the local arts scene? I was born in Huddersfield and have lived here all my life, bar three years in Newcastle-upon-Tyne studying Sculpture. For me, Out of Hours is a departure from being a…

Out Of Hours Interviews: Kate Thornton

This is the first in the series of interviews that focuses on an individual member of the Out Of Hours collective. Each member has posed a different question, giving us a total seven questions for the seven different members to answer. Hopefully this will give some insight into the people in the collective. Up first…