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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
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 […]

6 years ago
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 […]

8 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. […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

9 years ago
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