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10th September 2019

Online exhibitions

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Exhibitions

UCLan MA Fine Art Interim Exhibition 2020

16 March 202015 December 2020

This exhibition presents work from final year students, studying on the MA Fine Art pathway at The University of Central…

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Exhibitions

More T'North

15 February 202025 September 2020

A Contemporary art exhibition by the Harris Young Producers - proving there's more to the North than thick accents and…

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Exhibitions

The Artful Line

15 February 202015 December 2020

The Artful Line is one of four new spring exhibitions. Preston artists Gavin Renshaw, Kathryn Poole and Anita George have…

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Exhibitions

The Unfurlings: Banners for Hope & Change

15 February 202015 December 2020

This exhibition is the first unfurling of a banner created by people in Preston living with dementia. Groups from across…

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Exhibitions, Events and Activities

PEN Pinter Prize: Linton Kwesi Johnson

Talks

PEN Pinter Prize: Linton Kwesi Johnson

12 October 2020
7:30 pm8:30 pm

The PEN Pinter Prize was established in 2009 by the charity English PEN, which defends freedom of expression and celebrates…

Chris Riddell’s Alice in Wonderland

Talks

Chris Riddell’s Alice in Wonderland

10 October 2020
2:00 pm3:00 pm

What is the use of a book,' thought Alice, 'without pictures or conversations?' This event has both: live illustration from…

David Olusoga in Conversation

Talks

David Olusoga in Conversation: Black History Matters

7 October 2020
7:30 pm8:30 pm

The murder of George Floyd in the US reverberated around the world. It gave way to an explosion of protest,…

Stephen Fry in Conversation

Talks

Stephen Fry in Conversation

1 October 2020
7:30 pm8:45 pm

In this special event celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Royal Society of Literature, RSL Fellow Stephen Fry discusses writing…

Resisting Self-Censorship

Talks

Resisting Self-Censorship, with Elif Shafak, Rachel Long, Jacqueline Woodson and Urvashi Butalia

30 September 2020
7:00 pm8:15 pm

As part of Banned Books Week 2020 – an annual celebration of the freedom to read – the RSL, in…

ActivitiesEvents

Online drawing workshop with Samira Mian

6 September 2020
11:00 am1:00 pm

Join artist Samira Mian for an Islamic Geometric patterns online drawing workshop.

Exhibitions

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Loosely sketched group of figures picked out with bistre wash.

Exhibitions

The Artful Line

15 February 202015 December 2020

The Artful Line is one of four new spring exhibitions. Preston artists Gavin Renshaw, Kathryn Poole and Anita George have…