Hand-in’s 2015 LAN Open exhibition

 

Submissions 13th-14th Jun 12-3pm

Lancashire Artists Network and Oxheys Mill Studios are pleased to invite submissions for the 2015 Open exhibition.

Local artists, members of Lancashire Artists Network and ArtLab Contemporary Print Studios are all invited to participate.

The exhibition, themed around ideas of ‘change’ is open to artists in all media, 2D 3D and also performance.

Alongside the exhibition will be a small Art Market in which a diverse selection of small 2D and 3D art and craft items, greeting cards etc will be available for sale.

Details Summer 2015 Open – submissions

Submission details for all 2D/3D artists interested in participating are available to download LAN Exhibition-T&Cs 2015

Private view Thurs 25th June 6-8pm

Exhibition runs 26th Jun- 19th Sep 12-3pm Fri & Sat

Oxheys Mill Studios Stanhope St, Preston PR1 7PN

Summary of party manifestos: what they mean for arts, culture and creativity

With polling three weeks away, we’ve summarised the main arts policies in party manifestos.

This week the parties launched their manifestos for the 2015 General Election. Overall there was greater prominence for the arts, culture and the creative industries than in 2010. With less than three weeks to polling day, we have summarised the headline arts policies and included links to the manifestos so you can examine them in more detail.

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Experimental in Nature

This exhibition is an exploration into various experimental techniques and different means of presenting  work under the theme of ‘Experimental in Nature’. Through this exploration, a few have branched out into working with film. Those working with film, focus on the photograph as a physical object and so have looked into different ways of printing and presenting the final images. By having both digital and film in the exhibition, a discussion is opened between old and new.

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Oxheys Winter exhibition – Private View

Our Winter exhibition is always popular and a good excuse for a pre-Christmas party with opportunities to buy artist-made cards and small gifts at affordable prices. We hope you will join us again this year. For the first time it is not an ‘open’ exhibition but one featuring work by resident artists, along with a few invited artists whose work we like and who have shown us great support. Alongside the exhibition will be a good selection of ceramics, prints and craft items along with a unique selection of hand-made cards. For a truly different experience, come and do your Christmas shopping at Oxheys this year!

The Winter show opens on Thursday November 20th with a Private View from 6-8pm, refreshments available. Do come along and please tell your friends. The show is then open Fridays and Saturdays from 12-3pm until December 20th with a series of workshops running each Saturday with activities from drawing to cracker making, textiles to ceramics, photography to festive box-making.

Oxheys Mill Studios

Oxheys Mill Studios

Oxheys Winter exhibition 2014

Oxheys Winter exhibition this year features work from resident and invited artists. Always a popular event, there are also opportunities to buy artist-made cards and small gifts at affordable prices.  Alongside the exhibition will be a good selection of ceramics, prints and craft items along with a unique range of hand-made cards. For a truly different experience, come and do your Christmas shopping at Oxheys this year!

Open Fridays & Saturdays 12-3pm – all other times by arrangement please.

Oxheys Mill Studios

Oxheys Mill Studios

Summer Art Courses – portrait painting, spinning & weaving

Summer Creativity at Northlight

summer courses collage

The creativity doesn’t stop for a summer break at Northlight Art Studios! Our summer weekend and summer school courses are guaranteed to keep the creative juices flowing.

Hebden Bridge is a special little town to spend a truly creative weekend

Northlight is continuing to attract exceptional artists who are passionate about sharing their knowledge………. Continue reading

Call for submissions: summer open exhibition & art market

Oxheys Summer open exhibition & art marketAs part of our 3rd birthday celebrations,  Oxheys are running a special Summer Open exhibition, also featuring a one-day pop-up Art Market event on Preston Flag Market.

Local artists, LAN and ArtLab members are all invited to join and any artists interested in running workshops or a performance during the Art Market even are also invited to apply. 

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