StreetLife York

Exploring the fascinating history and vibrant future of Coney Street, one of York’s most familiar thoroughfares.

About the project

Find out more about the StreetLife project and our plans during January to July 2023.


Discover fascinating insights into the past, present and future of Coney Street from the StreetLife research team.


Explore Coney Street with our interactive map, showing trails and points of interest.

Events and Activities

Introduction to Linocut Workshop

(12:00pm - 5:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Join Joanna Lisowiec to learn the basics of linocut printing. No experience required and all materials will be provided!

Art Writing

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29-31 Coney Street

Join Art Writing to build on your work in a safe, friendly environment with other writers and artists.

The Dancefloor Project

(1:00pm - 3:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Have you ever felt unsafe on the bus, walking to work or on a night out? Join us on our pop-up dancefloor where you make the rules. Take up some space, soak up the vibes, bust a move, pick up a pen and tell us your demands.



Join us at the StreetLife Hub!

Join us at the StreetLife Hub at 29-31 Coney Street, where you'll find exhibitions, art and the StreetLife printing press. The Hub is staffed and someone will be available to show you around.

We are open 10:00 - 17:00 every day except Tuesday (10:00 - 19:00) Wednesday (closed) and Sunday (10:00 - 16:00).