From Darkness Comes Light: Michael John Ashcroft Exhibition

Here we bring you information on the latest exhibition at Manchester’s Artzu Gallery. From Darkness Comes Light reflects the work of renowned Northern artist Michael John Ashcroft; a style which was born following his own personal struggle with illness several years ago. Catch the exhibition from Dec 2013 – 1st February 2014. Born in 1969, Michael John Ashcroft … Continue reading

Bolton Library and Museum Services Open Art Exhibition

The Bolton Library and Museum Services Open Art Exhibition is fast approaching and here, we bring you details on how to get involved. Now in its fifth year, this popular show provides artists and craftspeople, who live, work or study in Bolton, the opportunity to exhibit and sell their work. Entry guidelines Saturday 7 December … Continue reading

Textile & Surface Designer Laura Potter

Here we delve into the creative world of textile and surface designer Laura Potter. A recent first class graduate of the University of Bolton, Laura is raring to apply all the knowledge and skills in the professional arena with her own freelance business. What’s more, having exhibited at New Designers in June, the St Helens-based artist is … Continue reading

Form/ Function Exhibition Preview

Form/Function is an exhibition of paintings by a group of artists with shared interests in minimalism, expressionism and abstraction. The artists involved are drawn to the process, spontaneity and discipline of abstract painting and the immediacy of paint as a medium. The descriptive interpretation of the adage ‘form follows function’ favors simplicity to complexity. In … Continue reading

Buy Art Fair & The Manchester Contemporary 2013 Preview

Buy Art Fair and The Manchester Contemporary, the north of England’s biggest art buying events, will return to Hardman Boulevard, Spinningfields, Manchester from 26 to 29 September this year. Following its unparalleled success in 2012, Buy Art Fair, the UK’s biggest contemporary art fair outside London, celebrates its sixth year, while its sister show, The Manchester Contemporary, will mark its fifth anniversary showcasing world-class, critically engaged contemporary art.  … Continue reading

‘Bending Time & Space’ Exhibition – Art V Cancer

Art V Cancer is hosting it’s second exhibition, ‘Bending Time & Space’ on 30th August at the 2022NQ in Manchester, raising money for Cancer Charities. Featuring screen prints, giclee prints and one-off pieces of art by amazing international and established artists including Tyler Stout, Joshua Budich, Raid71 and Godmachine. Art V Cancer sells original limited edition … Continue reading