Only chance to see Lubaina Himid new work

Join us at Oxheys Mill Studios for an Open Day this Saturday 14th June, for an opportunity to see a fabulous new installation by international artist Lubaina Himid MBE. Professor of Contemporary Art at UCLAN in Preston. This will be the only opportunity to see this installation before it gets shipped off to Guanjiu in … Read more

Signatus installation at Oxheys

Signatus 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 … Read more

Signatus: private view Oct 3rd

New installation at Oxheys Mill Studios opens Oct 3rd

Signatus 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 … Read more

‘Conversations’ at Oxheys

Conversations is a working residency by emerging artists Jane Bennett, Steph Fletcher, Rob Smith, Nuala Riding, Natalie Morgan and Evelyn Rose, who are in the completion stage of their Fine Art: Site and Archive MA at the University of Central Lancashire in Preston. The works on show are exploring the ephemeral nature of time, place and memory using a varying range of media.

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The 60×60 Athena Mix (2012)

The fabulous Victorian architecture of the Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston, played a welcoming host to the 60×60 Athena Mix 2012 on Friday 8th March, 2013.  The Grade 1 listed building is an amazing space ordinarily and boasts the largest gallery space in Lancashire but when it was filled to the rafters with 60 sound-works by 60 women artists, composers and musicians recently, it became even more so.

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ON: a re-imagining of Blackpool Illuminations

 26 May – 28 July 2012
Please join us on the opening night Saturday 26 May 6pm – 8pm
Grundy Art Gallery has commissioned artist Brian Griffiths to respond to the town’s famous Illuminations for their 100 years anniversary.
Exploring the idea and uses of light, Griffiths has created an exhibition that will be a unique presentation of a selection of actual or fragments of illuminations from the Blackpool Illuminations department and archive.

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Make your mark on 2012

You can leave a lasting legacy to 2012 by signing up to the WE PLAY Challenge and becoming part of Handprint – an online artwork and a physical installation created by North West based new media artists Alastair Eilbeck and James Bailey.

You can leave a lasting legacy to 2012 by signing up to the WE PLAY Challenge and becoming part of Handprint – an online artwork and a physical installation created by North West based new media artists Alastair Eilbeck and James Bailey.

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