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Exhibitions 2015

15 November 2014 – 14 February 2015. Paintings by local artist Stephen Pinnell. ...

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Gallery One. Saturday 5 September - Saturday 14 November 2015. Part of Rochdale Council's wider project to uncover the River Roch, this exhibition includes related artworks and objects from the borough's collections together with paintings by students from Hopwood Hall College. ...

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Gallery One. 6 June - 29 August 2015. Garry Holt started making collages during a time of ill health and has been making them prolifically ever since. ...

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21 February – 30 May 2015. Local artist Glennis Brierley died tragically in December 2013. This exhibition celebrates the richness and diversity of her artistic talents through paintings, drawings, embroideries and mixed media work representing a lifetime of creativity. ...

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Gallery Four. 4 July - 5 September 2015. An exhibition of paintings and photography which explore birds as a theme in contemporary art by artists such as Sutapa Biswas, Leila Jeffreys, Neeta Madahar and Luke Stephenson. The exhibition will include hands-on activities for families. ...

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Gallery Three and Four Saturday 26 September - Saturday 21 November 2015 The popular annual open exhibition for new and established artists, both amateur and professional, who live or work in the borough of Rochdale returns. Once again, this year, the huge array of talent on display has filled two full galleries with examples of paintings, sculptures, photograp ...

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13 December 2014 – 7 March 2015 A Common Ground brings together the work of three UK-based, Japanese-born artists for the first time who have a shared interest in the natural world as a source of inspiration for their work. Ikuko Iwamoto makes tableware and sculptural ceramics based on the repetitive patterns such as those seen through a microscope. Junko Mori's m ...

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Saturday 21 November 2015 - Saturday 6 February 2016. Ex-service personnel and their family members celebrate a diverse range of artistic talent by showcasing artwork produced in conjunction with the charity Veterans In Communities ...

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Saturday 12 December 2015 - Saturday 27 February 2016. Rochdale based photographer Robert Walker will be showing his latest project. The Fifth Continent, which documents the area around Dungeness in Kent. It is a site of special scientific interest, has two nuclear power stations and is Britain’s only desert. “It is a brooding and unsettled landscape with a handful ...

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Gallery Three 28 March – 13 June 2015. London-based artist Rana Begum creates work which bridges the gap between sculpture and painting. Drawing inspiration from Islamic art and architecture, these sculptural works are constructed through a series of folds. The resulting work is a playful balance between form, colour and light. This will be Rana's first solo sho ...

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