Festival Gallery Exhibition
Festival Box Office, Albert St, Hebden Bridge
Saturday June 11 to Sunday July 10
Monday to Saturday 10.30am to 5pm
Sunday 12 noon to 5pm
Unveiled is a group exhibition presenting work by young, up-and-coming artists. The selected artists are fresh, exciting graduates in fine art, textiles and graphics whose work will stimulate the viewer visually and intellectually.
Featured artists are fine art graduates Maria Cassidy and Scott Illingworth, decorative artist Anna Collette Hunt and graphic artist Russell Hopkins. Together they present an eruption of youthful creativity.
Art at Heart
Sun 12 June to Sun 24 July
The Arts Centre, Market St,
Contemporary collections from talented UK based designer/makers new to Heart Gallery. Stunning jewellery sitting proudly alongside innovative ceramics, glass and textiles to tempt and delight.
Artists, By The Way
Wadsworth Community Centre, Billy Lane, Old Town
Saturday June 25 to Sunday July 10
Exhibition open 12 noon to 4pm Saturdays
Workshops: Saturdays and Sundays 10am to 12 noon and 2pm to 4pm.
An eclectic collection of images by local artists, with public weekend workshops, in this developing hub for creative activity on the edge of the moors.
Platform One Gallery, The Old Parcels Office,
Todmorden Train Station, OL14 7AA
Thursday July 7 to Sunday July 31,
Thursday to Sunday 11am to 4pm
An exhibition of original works by Jean Burns and Stella Hill. Both artists reflect nature's beauty and place strong emphasis on colour and texture.
Life Imitating Art:
An Exhibition of Etchings by Mychael Barratt
The Calder Gallery, 20 Market Street,
Exhibition opens Wednesday June 29, 6pm to 8pm
Thursday to Saturday 10am to 5pm,
Sunday 11am to 5pm, throughout the summer.
A fabulous opportunity to see Mychael's popular witty and accomplished etchings. Shakspeare, famous artists and anecdotal incidents all provide a stimulus for his prints.
Lost Property Reimagined
Wainsgate Chapel, Wainsgate Lane, Old Town, HX7 8SU
Friday 1, Saurday 2 and Sunday 3 July, 11am to 5pm
Recent sculptures by Weston Hammond.
My Giant Colouring Book: The Chapman Brothers
ArtsMill, Linden Mill, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7DP
Saturday July 2 to Sunday July 31, Wed to Sun 10am to 5pm
The etchings in this Hayward Gallery touring exhibition are based on join-thedots drawings triggering surrealistic interventions, improvised monstrous creatures, fantastic landscapes and macabre incidents, which will fascinate adults and children alike.
Machpelah Works, Burnley Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AZ
June 25 to July 10,
Open 10am to 1pm, 3.30pm to 7pm
An exhibition of work by ten artists from "La Tavolozza", an artistic-cultural association based in Broni (PV) Italy and headed by Roberta Mezzadra.
Welcome to Heavens Playground
Circle of Friends, 2 Hope Street, Hebden Bridge
Saturday June 25 to Saturday July 9
Post-apocalyptic sci-fi, cyber punk and reconstructed fashion collaboration presenting an otherworldly, futuristic clothing collection, mixing couture costume and head pieces with graphic illustration. By Sarah Jackson and Keiran Kelly.
The open studios weekend is a fantastic opportunity to meet with the participating artists who showcase the wealth and vibrancy of arts and crafts in the Upper Calder Valley. Look out for the Open Studios signage on display at each venue. Brochures are available throughout the town or at the Visitor and Canal Centre by the Marina.