Artlab Contemporary Print Studio – Group Show 2014

Flyer-01Journeys: an act of travelling from one place to another

Artlab Contemporary Print Studio’s members will show new works at ‘The Gallery at St Georges House’ in Bolton. This beautifully restored building opened last year as a creative space dedicated to celebrating the work of local and regional artists. Continue reading

Oxheys Winter exhibition – private view

Go along to Oxheys on Dec 5th 6-8pm for a chance to see and buy some great art – all work for sale and can be taken away. With a special ‘£20 and Under’ area,  you’ll find some great buys along with an opportunity to buy some unique art, cards and gifts for Christmas, whilst enjoying some good conversation, a glass of something and a good time.

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AA2A exhibition opens at PR1 Gallery, Preston

An exhibition by Tiago Duarte, Leighton Bohl, Janet Minogue, Rema Salem and Denise Swanson opens at the PR1 Gallery in Preston from 2nd to 13th December, with private view on Wednesday 4th from 6-8pm. Continue reading

Call for submissions

Since Oxheys Mill Studios was set up in May 2011, it has endeavoured to offer a vibrant programme of exhibitions, projects, installations, residencies, workshops, music and performance events. Our Winter open exhibition has proved very popular so it is back again this year – we do hope you will join us.

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Signatus: private view Oct 3rd


New installation at Oxheys Mill Studios opens Oct 3rd

New installation at Oxheys Mill Studios opens Oct 3rd

This new installation explores the leaf as a sign, highlighting it’s accepted role in identifying species coupled with an inherent spiritual significance; acknowledged by many cultures around the world.

Signatus is a showcase of original work, created in the past year, as a result of a residency in the print room at UCLan on the AA2A scheme, in which the artist developed a unique method of printmaking, fusing elements from eastern and western traditions.

Denise Swanson is a resident artist and co-founder at Oxheys Mill Studios

The exhibition opens with a Private View on Thursday 3rd Oct between 6-8pm – light refreshments included. It is then runs until November 3rd, open Wednesdays to Saturdays from 11am-4pm.

Exhibition & mentoring opportunity: Beyond merely assembling

Submissions are invited from visual artists working across all mediums for Beyond merely assembling, a group exhibition to take place at Projects: Manchester, a new pop-up gallery space in central Manchester in November 2013. Works that involve an innovative and engaging approach to notions of space, form and function are encouraged. Work must have been made within the last 18 months. Continue reading

Call for North West Artists

Culture Warrington in partnership with Gallery At Bank Quay House are looking for gifted artists from the North West to have their work showcased alongside national and international talent at the Open exhibition as part of Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival 2013. Continue reading