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Preston’s bustling streets and peaceful landscapes inspire local artist as his first solo exhibition opens in the city

An artist and teacher from Preston is set to launch his first solo exhibition in the city. Drawing inspiration from the local area, Daniel Roy Sharples’ striking oil paintings of […]

1 month ago
Harris secures relief funding for expansion to current collection

Shawanda Corbett Installation The Harris has announced it has received funding from the Contemporary Art Society to add a ceramic pairing and work on paper by Shawanda Corbett to its collection. Corbett was […]

1 year ago
Cenotaph in lights to remember Preston’s fallen soldiers

The Cenotaph lit up in November Artist Andy McKeown brought the Market Place to life on Saturday evening with a breathtaking show of light and image projections onto the Cenotaph with a narrative of the stories […]

8 years ago
Gangsters Paradise in Preston as Coolio hits town

Artis Leon Ivey Jr., better known by the stage name Coolio will make a couple of PA appearances in Preston on Monday. The iconic rap artist whose career peaked in […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Turner Prize winning artist Martin Creed and preview of the ‘2013 Project’ at Preston’s UCLan

Yesterday, Preston played host to a genuine A-lister from the art world, a rare treat indeed for our northern cultural backwater! Turner Prize winning artist Martin Creed was in Preston […]

8 years ago
New Secret Preston Art

For you to find, a new Secret Preston Art postcard out in the city. Looking at the subject matter, for obvious reasons the artist remains confidential. The limited edition art […]

9 years ago
New Secret Preston Art card from David Nash

  You lucky Prestonians – the new Secret Preston Art card is by David Nash. Unbelievable! Secret Preston Art (SPA) have just put all the limited edition cards in the […]

9 years ago
Digital Aesthetic³ 2012 in Preston

The Digital Aesthetic Project (2001-2012) is a collaborative venture between the Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston, and the Electronic & Digital Art Unit at the University of Central Lancashire. […]

9 years ago
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