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The L20 Creative Hub is housed in the city’s landmark building Platform, providing a flexible creative space where artists and innovators from the festival’s programme can come together to be inspired, connect and collaborate.


Bruntwood has been creating thriving cities for over forty years and is deeply connected within the city of Leeds. Recognising cities as catalysts for ideas; economic hubs; and a place to learn and grow, Bruntwood is invested in helping to preserve and improve that culture, and to create sustainable cities for everyone. Actively collaborating with partners to bring about real change, Bruntwood commits a minimum 10% of its profits each year to ambitious and ground-breaking arts and cultural organisations such as Leeds International Festival, as well as environmental, civic and charitable initiatives.

A founding board member of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership, Bruntwood has more than 100 landmark properties across the North and Midlands and creates, owns and manages inspiring environments that help businesses to thrive, delivering everything from individual coworking desks and meeting rooms to fully managed offices.

Workshops, talks, networking & parties.

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