Tag Archive: artist-led

  1. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards, some are onsite and others are online. Talks are given by gallery staff or guest speakers. All onsite talks are drop in, no need to book. Please ensure that you reserve your place on our online talks.

    Upcoming talks:

    Wednesday 16 March 2022, 2pm

    Join artists Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom onsite and take a closer look at their work displayed in Landscapes Inside Out.

    Wednesday 6 April 2022, 2pm
    Join our natural history curator Patricia Francis onsite to hear more about seabirds and why they feature in Oldham Stories.

    Wednesday 11 May 2022, 2pm

    Join an online talk by artist, Zarah Hussain, whose exhibition, Light Upon Light, is on display at Gallery Oldham until 14 May

    Wednesday 1 June 2022, 2pm 

    Join Landscape Inside Out artists, Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom, for an online talk exploring their studios and how they create work in the landscape.

    Saturday 2 July 2022, 2pm 

    Join artist Diana Terry onsite for a talk exploring the artworks in her Land Marks exhibition. Talk will be BSL signed

    Wednesday 7 September, 2pm

    Our curator Karen Heatley takes a closer look onsite at some of the social history items in our Oldham Stories exhibition

    Wednesday 12 October, 2pm 

    Join author Michael Turner onsite for a talk about the Rugby League World Cup.

  2. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards, some are onsite and others are online. Talks are given by gallery staff or guest speakers. All onsite talks are drop in, no need to book. Please ensure that you reserve your place on our online talks.

    Upcoming talks:

    Wednesday 16 March 2022, 2pm

    Join artists Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom onsite and take a closer look at their work displayed in Landscapes Inside Out.

    Wednesday 6 April 2022, 2pm
    Join our natural history curator Patricia Francis onsite to hear more about seabirds and why they feature in Oldham Stories.

    Wednesday 11 May 2022, 2pm

    Join an online talk by artist, Zarah Hussain, whose exhibition, Light Upon Light, is on display at Gallery Oldham until 14 May

    Wednesday 1 June 2022, 2pm 

    Join Landscape Inside Out artists, Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom, for an online talk exploring their studios and how they create work in the landscape.

    Saturday 2 July 2022, 2pm 

    Join artist Diana Terry onsite for a talk exploring the artworks in her Land Marks exhibition. Talk will be BSL signed

    Wednesday 7 September, 2pm

    Our curator Karen Heatley takes a closer look onsite at some of the social history items in our Oldham Stories exhibition

    Wednesday 12 October, 2pm 

    Join author Michael Turner onsite for a talk about the Rugby League World Cup.

  3. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards, some are onsite and others are online. Talks are given by gallery staff or guest speakers. All onsite talks are drop in, no need to book. Please ensure that you reserve your place on our online talks.

    Upcoming talks:

    Wednesday 16 March 2022, 2pm

    Join artists Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom onsite and take a closer look at their work displayed in Landscapes Inside Out.

    Wednesday 6 April 2022, 2pm
    Join our natural history curator Patricia Francis onsite to hear more about seabirds and why they feature in Oldham Stories.

    Wednesday 11 May 2022, 2pm

    Join an online talk by artist, Zarah Hussain, whose exhibition, Light Upon Light, is on display at Gallery Oldham until 14 May

    Wednesday 1 June 2022, 2pm 

    Join Landscape Inside Out artists, Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom, for an online talk exploring their studios and how they create work in the landscape.

    Saturday 2 July 2022, 2pm 

    Join artist Diana Terry onsite for a talk exploring the artworks in her Land Marks exhibition. Talk will be BSL signed

    Wednesday 7 September, 2pm

    Our curator Karen Heatley takes a closer look onsite at some of the social history items in our Oldham Stories exhibition

    Wednesday 12 October, 2pm 

    Join author Michael Turner onsite for a talk about the Rugby League World Cup.

  4. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards, some are onsite and others are online. Talks are given by gallery staff or guest speakers. All onsite talks are drop in, no need to book. Please ensure that you reserve your place on our online talks.

    Upcoming talks:

    Wednesday 16 March 2022, 2pm

    Join artists Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom onsite and take a closer look at their work displayed in Landscapes Inside Out.

    Wednesday 6 April 2022, 2pm
    Join our natural history curator Patricia Francis onsite to hear more about seabirds and why they feature in Oldham Stories.

    Wednesday 11 May 2022, 2pm

    Join an online talk by artist, Zarah Hussain, whose exhibition, Light Upon Light, is on display at Gallery Oldham until 14 May

    Wednesday 1 June 2022, 2pm 

    Join Landscape Inside Out artists, Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom, for an online talk exploring their studios and how they create work in the landscape.

    Saturday 2 July 2022, 2pm 

    Join artist Diana Terry onsite for a talk exploring the artworks in her Land Marks exhibition. Talk will be BSL signed

    Wednesday 7 September, 2pm

    Our curator Karen Heatley takes a closer look onsite at some of the social history items in our Oldham Stories exhibition

    Wednesday 12 October, 2pm 

    Join author Michael Turner onsite for a talk about the Rugby League World Cup.

  5. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards, some are onsite and others are online. Talks are given by gallery staff or guest speakers. All onsite talks are drop in, no need to book. Please ensure that you reserve your place on our online talks.

    Upcoming talks:

    Wednesday 16 March 2022, 2pm

    Join artists Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom onsite and take a closer look at their work displayed in Landscapes Inside Out.

    Wednesday 6 April 2022, 2pm
    Join our natural history curator Patricia Francis onsite to hear more about seabirds and why they feature in Oldham Stories.

    Wednesday 11 May 2022, 2pm

    Join an online talk by artist, Zarah Hussain, whose exhibition, Light Upon Light, is on display at Gallery Oldham until 14 May

    Wednesday 1 June 2022, 2pm 

    Join Landscape Inside Out artists, Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom, for an online talk exploring their studios and how they create work in the landscape.

    Saturday 2 July 2022, 2pm 

    Join artist Diana Terry onsite for a talk exploring the artworks in her Land Marks exhibition. Talk will be BSL signed

    Wednesday 7 September, 2pm

    Our curator Karen Heatley takes a closer look onsite at some of the social history items in our Oldham Stories exhibition

    Wednesday 12 October, 2pm 

    Join author Michael Turner onsite for a talk about the Rugby League World Cup.

  6. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards, some are onsite and others are online. Talks are given by gallery staff or guest speakers. All onsite talks are drop in, no need to book. Please ensure that you reserve your place on our online talks.

    Upcoming talks:

    Wednesday 16 March 2022, 2pm

    Join artists Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom onsite and take a closer look at their work displayed in Landscapes Inside Out.

    Wednesday 6 April 2022, 2pm
    Join our natural history curator Patricia Francis onsite to hear more about seabirds and why they feature in Oldham Stories.

    Wednesday 11 May 2022, 2pm

    Join an online talk by artist, Zarah Hussain, whose exhibition, Light Upon Light, is on display at Gallery Oldham until 14 May

    Wednesday 1 June 2022, 2pm 

    Join Landscape Inside Out artists, Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom, for an online talk exploring their studios and how they create work in the landscape.

    Saturday 2 July 2022, 2pm 

    Join artist Diana Terry onsite for a talk exploring the artworks in her Land Marks exhibition. Talk will be BSL signed

    Wednesday 7 September, 2pm

    Our curator Karen Heatley takes a closer look onsite at some of the social history items in our Oldham Stories exhibition

    Wednesday 12 October, 2pm 

    Join author Michael Turner onsite for a talk about the Rugby League World Cup.

  7. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards, some are onsite and others are online. Talks are given by gallery staff or guest speakers. All onsite talks are drop in, no need to book. Please ensure that you reserve your place on our online talks.

    Upcoming talks:

    Wednesday 16 March 2022, 2pm

    Join artists Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom onsite and take a closer look at their work displayed in Landscapes Inside Out.

    Wednesday 6 April 2022, 2pm
    Join our natural history curator Patricia Francis onsite to hear more about seabirds and why they feature in Oldham Stories.

    Wednesday 11 May 2022, 2pm

    Join an online talk by artist, Zarah Hussain, whose exhibition, Light Upon Light, is on display at Gallery Oldham until 14 May

    Wednesday 1 June 2022, 2pm 

    Join Landscape Inside Out artists, Liz Ackerley and Hugh Winterbottom, for an online talk exploring their studios and how they create work in the landscape.

    Saturday 2 July 2022, 2pm 

    Join artist Diana Terry onsite for a talk exploring the artworks in her Land Marks exhibition. Talk will be BSL signed

    Wednesday 7 September, 2pm

    Our curator Karen Heatley takes a closer look onsite at some of the social history items in our Oldham Stories exhibition

    Wednesday 12 October, 2pm 

    Join author Michael Turner onsite for a talk about the Rugby League World Cup.

  8. Super Saturday – Creative Family Fun Online

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    Gallery Oldham is full of fun, creative and exciting activities for children & families of all ages. From our digital early years sessions to our online Super Saturdays there’s always something to join in with.

    Super Saturdays Super Saturday collage have gone digital until further notice.

    Join our fantastic selection of artists for a mixture of craft activities, painting, drawing and creative fun for all the family every Saturday.

    All Super Saturday activities can be downloaded from our kids and families page and are FREE.

    #GalleryOldham @GalleryOldham

  9. Super Saturday – Creative Family Fun Online

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    Gallery Oldham is full of fun, creative and exciting activities for children & families of all ages. From our digital early years sessions to our online Super Saturdays there’s always something to join in with.

    Super Saturdays Super Saturday collage have gone digital until further notice.

    Join our fantastic selection of artists for a mixture of craft activities, painting, drawing and creative fun for all the family every Saturday.

    All Super Saturday activities can be downloaded from our kids and families page and are FREE.

    #GalleryOldham @GalleryOldham

  10. Super Saturday – Creative Family Fun Online

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    Gallery Oldham is full of fun, creative and exciting activities for children & families of all ages. From our digital early years sessions to our online Super Saturdays there’s always something to join in with.

    Super Saturdays Super Saturday collage have gone digital until further notice.

    Join our fantastic selection of artists for a mixture of craft activities, painting, drawing and creative fun for all the family every Saturday.

    All Super Saturday activities can be downloaded from our kids and families page and are FREE.

    #GalleryOldham @GalleryOldham

  11. Creative Layered Mono Printing (Cancelled)

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    Coronvirus Update: 18 March 2020

    We want  Gallery Oldham to be a safe place for visitors, staff, and volunteers. We are following the advice of Oldham Council and UK government over our approach and want to keep you updated. Creative Layered Mono Printing has been cancelled until further notice.

    Part of our Adult Arts and Crafts programme, these evening workshops are on Tuesday 10, 17 and 24 March 2020, 6-8.30pm. Mono printing is an easy way to create exciting expressive prints. Experiemnt with built up layers of colour, etching and carborundum relief techniques on lithograph plates. Suitable for beginners and the more experienced. For those aged 16+.

    Cost £40 for three sessions – this includes materials.

    Advance booking is essential, visit Eventbrite , call 0161 770 4742 or email galleryoldham@oldham.gov.uk

     

  12. Creative Layered Mono Printing

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    Coronvirus Update: 18 March 2020

    We want  Gallery Oldham to be a safe place for visitors, staff, and volunteers. We are following the advice of Oldham Council and UK government over our approach and want to keep you updated. Creative Layered Mono Printing has been cancelled until further notice.

    Part of our Adult Arts and Crafts programme, these evening workshops are on Tuesday 10, 17 and 24 March 2020, 6-8.30pm. Mono printing is an easy way to create exciting expressive prints. Experiemnt with built up layers of colour, etching and carborundum relief techniques on lithograph plates. Suitable for beginners and the more experienced. For those aged 16+.

    Cost £40 for three sessions – this includes materials.

    Advance booking is essential, visit Eventbrite , call 0161 770 4742 or email galleryoldham@oldham.gov.uk

     

  13. Mosaics in Glass

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    Use glass cutting and bonding techniques to create a colourful mosaic piece with beautiful cathedral, opalescent and textured glass. Suitable for beginners and the most experienced. This session is artist-led, and suitable for over 16s.

    Cost £20 – includes all materials and light refreshments.

  14. Super Saturday – Creative Family Fun Online

    Comments Off on Super Saturday – Creative Family Fun Online

    Gallery Oldham is full of fun, creative and exciting activities for children & families of all ages. From our digital early years sessions to our online Super Saturdays there’s always something to join in with.

    Super Saturdays Super Saturday collage have gone digital until further notice.

    Join our fantastic selection of artists for a mixture of craft activities, painting, drawing and creative fun for all the family every Saturday.

    All Super Saturday activities can be downloaded from our kids and families page and are FREE.

    #GalleryOldham @GalleryOldham

  15. Crafty Construction

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    Join us as we fold, cut, press and coil to make a range of constructions.

    Part of the Adult Arts and Crafts programme. Take a look at our On Paper exhibition and try your hand at some of the techniques displayed. This is an artist-led session suitable for everyone over the age of 16.

    Cost £20 – includes light refreshments.

  16. In conversation with Mahtab Hussain

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    This FREE event celebrates the launch of our latest exhibition. From 1pm you can meet artist Mahtab Hussain and learn about the portraits in his ‘You Get Me?’ series. There will be an ‘In Conversation’ discussion of the exhibition from 1.30pm.

    Our free lunchtime talks are informal and there is always time for a discussion and questions afterwards.

    Saturday 9 March, from 1pm

     

     

  17. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free lunchtime talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards. All talks are drop in, no need to book.

    Wednesday 30 January, 1pm
    Join our Natural History curator Patricia Francis to find out more about the wildlife on display in the Oldham Stories exhibition.

     

  18. Gallery Talks Series

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    Our free lunchtime talks are informal and last around 40 minutes with time for a discussion and questions afterwards. All talks are drop in, no need to book.

    Saturday 12 January, 1pm
    Enjoy a guided tour around the Peace and Plenty exhibition with our social history curator and learn more about life in Oldham during the First World War.