Tag Archive: art

Jul 06

Double exhibition launch at Grundy Art Gallery

Two new exhibitions will open at the Grundy Art Gallery this weekend. ‘An Architecture of Joy’ by Jenny Steele and part two of Louise Giovanelli’s ‘From Here to Here’ exhibit will run in the gallery from 2 July to 13 August. ‘An Architecture of Joy’ is a new piece of work by Jenny Steele showing …

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May 10

Turner prize winner to exhibit at Grundy Art Gallery

This May the Grundy Art Gallery unveils its latest exhibition, centring on the first broadcast image; Felix the Cat. It has been brought together especially for the Blackpool Gallery from Turner Prize-winning artist Mark Leckey who has a long-standing interest in the iconic cartoon character. Also on show will be Leckey’s film about nightlife and …

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Mar 17

Blackpool Arts Festival awarded £70,000 booast on 10th anniversary

Blackpool’s popular arts festival Wordpool has been awarded a £70,000 grant from Arts Council England as it prepares to celebrate its 10th anniversary. The popular local festival of literature and arts, which is managed by Blackpool Council’s Arts and Library Services and traditionally runs in July, has been awarded the funds to help develop the …

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Feb 17

Pride of Place Exhibition pops up in Preston

A pop-up exhibition about Preston will open next month in what is currently an empty shop. The Preston Pride of Place Project will feature people’s personal collections and thoughts about the city, and Prestonians are being invited to add their own creative contributions to the evolving display. The free exhibition at 3 Friargate in the …

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