Saturday 11 May to Tuesday 10 September 2019
Original, fresh and exciting prints by local collective Reveal using a range of techniques – screen printing, etching, monoprint, lino-cut, drypoint, collograph and lithography.
This enjoyable and accessible exhibition presents the different interpretations of Salford’s rapidly changing urban environment and life through the eyes of ten artists with styles varying from abstract to figurative, landscape to close up. It also seeks to illustrate the intriguing process by which a print develops, from idea to finished work, by showing the sequential stages in its making alongside tools and original drawings.
Saturday 16 March 2019 to Saturday 23 February 2020
Follow the alphabet through Salford’s collections as we take you on a journey from an Ape to the zodiac.
Each section of the collection has been explored to share some intriguing items; from paintings and decorative art, to costume and social history. Do you know how Victorian gentlemen protected their moustaches from tea? Did you know we hold a monarch’s pair of stockings in the collections – but whose? Visit the exhibition to find out!
Bluestairs Community Gallery
Saturday 16 February to Sunday 23 June 2019
Images tell stories and the experience of photography gives us so much more than the photograph.
Photography students from Pendleton Sixth Form College explore traditional methods of film and darkroom-based imagery. Working with relatives they collaborate to document family moments, holidays, activities and days out.
The students will curate an exhibition which not only captures the photographs they have taken, but also the images taken by the relatives they work with. This exhibition with family at the heart explores different generations working together, a real focus on family.
Saturday 3 November 2018 to Sunday 9 June 2019
Acquired showcases rarely seen paintings, ceramics, sculptures, prints and digital works by major artists such as Vanessa Bell, David Bomberg and Jacob Epstein through to Shezad Dawood, Yang Yongliang, Rachel Goodyear and Mandy Payne.
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