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From Saturday 18th August to Sunday 16th September > “Comrades in Art” > by Kevin Haynes,Robert Lees and Cliff Murphy

“Comrades in Art ” by Kevin Haynes, Robert Lees and Cliff Murphy in the community gallery, admission free. A special and private “by invitation only” preview will be held on the evening Friday 17th August. This exhibition will be open to the general public from 1 pm on Saturday 18th August until 4 pm Sunday 16th September.

Entrance to the community gallery is usually free between the hours of 1 and 4 pm each day. However it is suggested you should check the “Events” page on this website or telephone the museum ahead of any special visit to check that a private event is not taking place. For example the community gallery is used by one of our partners, the “Canal Side Quilters”, on Tuesdays and often on Wednesdays by our volunteers and learning officers

Website/Facebook www.kevinhaynesart.co.uk, http://robertlees.net/ and    http://cliffmurphy.moonfruit.com

 

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From Saturday 22nd September to Sunday 21st October > “Exhibition” > by Steve Capper & Peter Stanaway

“Exhibition” by Steve Capper & Peter Stanaway in the community gallery, admission free. Awaiting images Website/Facebook https://en-gb.facebook.com/Steve-capper-552573071448482/

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From Saturday 27th October to Sunday 25th November > “East, West and a bit of the Rest” > by Textile Art Group

“East, West and a bit of the Rest” by Textile Art Group in the community gallery, admission free.

East…..showcasing recent work inspired by Japanese Samurai. This was commissioned by and exhibited at the Royal Armouries Leeds.
West…..takes us back to Yorkshire and its landscape and industry.
Rest….. a medley of individual work including the group project featuring ‘Wheels’.

The link for the TAG website is www.textileartgroup.artweb.com

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From Saturday 1st December to early January 2019 > “Exhibition” > by Saddleworth Group of Artists

“Exhibition” by Saddleworth Group of Artists in the community gallery, admission free. Awaiting images Website/Facebook www.saddleworthartists.co.uk/

SOME OF THE EXHIBITIONS WE HAVE HELD IN THE PAST 18 MONTHS

14th July to 12th August > “A Landscape Shaped by Water” > artist Sheila Dewsbury & photographer Michael Fox (now closed)

9th June to Saturday 7th July > “Summer Selection” > Saddleworth Group of Artists (now closed) 

5th May to 3rd June > “Drawn By Stitch” > by Claire Mather (now closed)

 31st March to 28th April > “Exhibition” > by Liz Hilton (now closed) 

24th February to 25th March > “Himalayas Revisited” > by Helen R Slater (now closed)

21st January to 18th February 2018 > The Ten of Us (Ted Bates, Reg Calvert, Steve Capper, Neil Cochrane, David Edwards, Phil Hughes, John McCombs, Ron McSweeney, David Ralston and Harry Robertson)  > ‘EXPLORAMUS’  (now closed) 8th December 2017 to 13th January 2018 > SADDLEWORTH GROUP OF ARTISTS > ‘WINTER SELECTION’  (now closed) 11th November to 4th December October to 5th November 2017 > Andy Marland > “Millscapes” (now closed)

7th October to 5th November 2017 > Victoria Ashworth > “Canals and Architecture” (now closed)

 9th September to 1st October 2017 > “Judith Alsop Miles > “From the Pyrenees to the Pennines” (now closed)

 22nd July to 3rd September 2017 > “John McCombs’ Class > “A Celebration”‘  (now closed) 17th June to 16th July 2017 SADDLEWORTH GROUP OF ARTISTS- ‘SUMMER SELECTION’  (now closed)

13th May to 11th June 2017 CHRIS CYPRUS- ‘A COLOURED NORTH’  (now closed)

8th April to 7th May 2017 RUSSEL HOWARTH- ‘SADDLEWORTH IN A LIFETIME’  (now closed) 4th March to 2nd April 2017 DIANA TERRY- ‘SADDLEWORTH EDGES’  (now closed)  21st January to 26th February 2017 THE CANALSIDE QUILTERS –  10th ANNIVERSARY (now closed)quilters

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10th December 2016 until 15th January 2017 HELEN SLATER – WATER, EARTH AND AIR: CAPTURING THE ELEMENTS (now closed) 7th November until 3rd December 2016 4MOST DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHIC GROUP – ‘AS IT WAS’ (now closed)