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10th September 2019


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

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Preston Awakens| Visual Arts Exhibition

21 June 20211 September 2021

Visual arts exhibition celebrating creating in Preston

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

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

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We Are Here

26 April 202117 July 2021

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

View of the Harris' Egyptian Balcony


Egyptian Balcony Guided Virtual Tour

1 January 202131 December 2021

Join tour guide Brenda Atkinson for a virtual guided tour of the paintings of John Somerscales on the Harris' Egyptian…

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A Harris Christmas

30 November 202031 January 2021

Five unique and eye catching decorations commissioned from local artists to brighten up The Harris.  

Little boy with a football and PNE shirt

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PNE Forever – Portraits of the fans of Preston North End

18 January 202117 April 2021

We are delighted to display a selection of photographs from Michael Barrett's new book PNE Forever – Stories from the…

Screen shot of a video of the Harris Archives

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What the eyes see and the ears hear, the mouth cannot speak of by Tao Lashley-Burnley

1 February 20211 October 2021

Watch out for a new contemporary art commission taking place at the Harris in 2021. From February 2021, with installation…

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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