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10th September 2019

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Harris Open 2021

The exhibiton showcases the amazingly diverse talents of Preston-based artists and makers with work including painting, photography, digital, sculpture, ceramics,…

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Harris Live at Home: Live music direct from the Harris

A monthly musical treat. Harris Live is a must for fans of live music and those wanting to discover new…

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Preston City of Sanctuary - Covid Memories Project

This project was aimed specifically at children and young people from refugee and asylum seeking families living in Preston.

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Harris Museum in sunshine on the Market Square, Preston

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Camp in the collection – Episode 1: Costume

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A colourful slogan-style artwork. Look, Listen, Make Things

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Bob and Roberta Smith – Look, Listen, Make Things

4 June 20212 October 2021

Coming Soon! A major exhibition by acclaimed artist Bob and Roberta Smith featuring an exciting new commission for the Harris.

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Lancashire Photography Festival livestream

6 May 2021
5:30 pm6:00 pm

Join festival organiser Garry Cook for a live-streamed walk of Lancashire Photography Festival this Thursday.

Exhibitions

We Are Here

26 April 202117 July 2021

We Are Here – Life through the lens of Black UK female photographers

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Lancashire Photography Festival: Preston Street Photography Workshops

8 May 2021

Join photographer Garry Cook for a hands-on street photography workshop.

Exhibitions

All Together Different: Exploring Ideas for the New Harris

17 May 202128 August 2021

Telling a wider range of stories and displaying our collections differently to make the Harris better. We’d love to know what…

EventsTalks

Horrockses Fashions: Fine Art, Fabrics and Super Fans

28 April 2020
6:00 pm7:00 pm

Join us for an exclusive online talk via Zoom, with fashion historian and academic Dr Chris Boydell.  

Tours

Camp in the collection

26 February 202128 February 2030

Join performance artist Harry Clayton-Wright as we go on a quest to find the campest items in the Harris collections.

ActivitiesHarris Kids

Chinese New Year Activity Packs

Once you receive your pack, complete the activities in your own time!

Have a go some creative activities at home in this fun pack from the Harris and UCLan Confucius Institute.

Illustration of family holding hands

Exhibitions

Preston City of Sanctuary - Covid Memories Project

This project was aimed specifically at children and young people from refugee and asylum seeking families living in Preston.

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Black History Month

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Young producers in gallery

Young People

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Loosely sketched group of figures picked out with bistre wash.

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The Artful Line

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

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Man crouching down as a part of a perfomance

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More T'North

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

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