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Artist Interview: Alison Tootell

At the first sign of sunshine I went out on a mystery walk and ended up at the dilapidated Penwortham or Vernon’s Mill on Factory Lane, Preston. This huge, sorry […]

6 years ago
Artist Interview: WED Ryan

Earlier this year I spotted a painting of Preston Bus Station at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery’s Open Exhibition. I loved its precise lines and simplicity, so much so […]

6 years ago
Artist Interview: Gary Wiggins

We spent yesterday evening at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. At the top of the stairway there awaits a pack of dogs often associated with status on the streets […]

6 years ago
Artist Interview: Simon Plum

Simon Plum Brief Encounter (Oil on canvas) 2007 When Simon Plum graduated with a Fine Art degree he decided to take a brief sabbatical to work within the family business. […]

7 years ago
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On Saturday I managed to catch the final day of the Harris Open Exhibition, the Harris Museum and Art Gallery’s annual celebration of local creative talent, and I am so […]

7 years ago
Local Jewellery Designer – Little Owl by Hazel Lyon

If you are looking for a gift for a well travelled friend this Valentine’s Day look no further. Preston based jewellery designer Hazel Lyon takes her inspiration from across the […]

7 years ago
Respawned – Vintage Toys Games and Collectables Shop

A cool new vintage toys, games and collectables shop has landed in Preston. Respawned opened nine weeks ago in Guild Hall Arcade stocking all manner of Star Wars, Dr Who, […]

7 years ago
Open to the Public: Talk, film screening & discussion about empty buildings in Preston’s City Centre

There are 300 empty or underused buildings in Preston’s city centre, Open to the Public is an art project and platform that maps all the vacant buildings in the city […]

7 years ago
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