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‘Being Human’ art exhibition to be hosted by UCLan and local mental health facilities

Students and mental health service users are joining forces to display their creative work at an upcoming free art exhibition at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). Being Human will […]

6 months ago
Search for more Preston buildings to paint murals on

A piece of street art which pays homage to the Guild Wheel cycle route and its creator has appeared in Preston. Now, the Towns Fund Board is looking for more […]

7 months 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 […]

2 years ago
Preston celebrates the bike with a unique procession

Friargate is seen as the second street of the city by many after Fishergate Preston cyclists will take to the streets on September 22 to celebrate the bike. This is no regular bike ride though, as volunteers will pedal a large mobile structure on bicycle […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Notable People of Preston: Arthur Devis 1712 – 1787

The artist Arthur Devis was born in Preston in 1712, the eldest son of Anthony Devis (carpenter and bookseller) also a town councillor and Ellen Rauthmell. He is best known […]

9 years ago
Caroline Johnson’s “Ta, Love!” on the Bus to Preston

A recent post on the photography site Flickr from talented artist Caroline Johnson grabbed my attention. That’s it, there, above these words. It’s more of an artwork than a photo. […]

10 years ago
Giant mural on Adelphi Street unveiled

Three Preston artists plan to turn the city centre streets into an open air gallery as part of the Guild celebrations. A supersize mural has appeared on the university police […]

10 years ago
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