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Penwortham artist’s uplifting paintings catch the eye of national celebrities

A local artist from Penwortham is celebrating after completing her Masters in Fine Art whilst catching the attention of some high-profile clients with her uplifting, vibrant artwork. Shiryn Wynter’s larger […]

2 weeks ago
Preston exhibition celebrates new work from over 20 contemporary artists, including a Turner Prize winner

The Birley artist studios and project spaces relaunches in Preston city centre this month with an exhibition featuring the work of over 20 of their resident artists. After a difficult […]

4 weeks ago
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 exhibition ‘Imagine a World’ explores the images around us

Tina-Dempsey An exciting art exhibit, ‘Imagine a world,’ is running at the Harris Museum. The large-scale exhibition was created by local North West artist, Tina Dempsey and aims to challenge visitors […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Harris Museum & Art Gallery hosts ‘Picture The Poet’ with Benjamin Zephaniah & others

On Friday 20 March 2015 the Harris Museum & Art Gallery hosted an evening of performance with Banjamin Zephaniah and others. Tarquin Scott went along to the event to take […]

6 years ago
Is Time Travel Possible? A Preston film maker has decided it is

What started as a few snapshots of scenery in and around Preston at different times of the year began to grow into an idea for a short film by amateur […]

7 years ago
Preston Arts Festival launches today (Photos)

Preston Arts Festival launched today and will run until October 16. Showcasing art in various venues around Preston. You can take a look at a slideshow of photos from the […]

10 years ago
Preston College opens new £5m creative arts centre

Preston College’s new £5m visual and performing arts centre of excellence has opened its doors to  learners for the first time this week. New facilities available at the at the […]

10 years ago
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