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10th September 2019
Image created with the family film wednesdays programme taking place at the Preston Guild Hall - including Encanto and Trolls World Tour

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Family Film Wednesdays

3 August 202224 August 2022

This August we are hosting family Film Wednesdays in Preston. Tickets are guaranteed to sell out so book now!

An image of a collage of five black and white vintage images of ladies wearing Horrockses fashions from the 1950's.


Harris in the City

27 August 2022
12:00 pm4:00 pm

Join us for Harris in the City and see fashion shows celebrating Horrockses X Joanie fashions and discover the history…


Desirable Body

14 March 20228 April 2022
Opening Hours: Monday – Friday, 10am – 5pm

Hanover Project, Hanover Building, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2XQ

A painting by Dane Laura KnightIn for Repairs Laura Knight (1877–1970)

Archived EventsExhibitionsPaintings on Loan

Laura Knight: A Panoramic View

16 November 202120 February 2022

Four Laura Knight paintings from the Harris Fine Art collection go on loan...

Patti Mayors famous painting, The Half-Timer. Of a twelve year old girl called Annie Hill, a mill worker.

ExhibitionsPaintings on Loan

Patti Mayor: ‘The Half-Timer’

15 January 202211 June 2022

Grundy Art Gallery is working in collaboration with Gallery Oldham and the Harris to develop a programme of activity and…

Archived EventsPaintings on Loan

REGINALD ASPINWALL: a troubled landscape

24 September - 7 November
10:00 am5:00 pm
Open Tues - Sun

Venue: Lancaster City Museum    This exhibition is the first to open with several  loans from the Harris on display…


British Textile Biennial 2021

British Textile Biennial October 2021: Azraa Motala

British Textile Biennial returns this year with new artist commissions, exhibitions and performances.

Banner artworks on display in the Harris rotunda

Archived EventsExhibitions

Preston Awakens| Visual Arts Exhibition

21 June 20211 September 2021

Visual arts exhibition celebrating creating in Preston

Illustration of family holding hands

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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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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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