Carte De Visite at Hollybush Gardens Gallery

Hollybush Gardens Gallery present Carte de Visite curated by Lubaina Himid, featuring new work by Helen Cammock, Claudette Johnson and Ingrid Pollard. This project has unfolded over the space of a year in different locations including the print room in the School of Art, Design & Fashion at the University of Central Lancashire where Lubaina […]

Preston Black History Group

Last week in collaboration with Preston Black History Group we hosted a series of events the first of which was a two hour session in the Archive space for members to look at our collections of photographs by Jeanne Moutoussamy Ashe and George Hallett and browse through some of our rare books and catalogues. We […]

BOZAR – Where We’re At!

Where We’re At! Other voices on gender Brings together women photographers and video artists of African, Caribbean and Pacific cultural background, developing gender discourses in their art. Conceived as part of the Summer of Photography 2014 centered on Gender Relations, the project presents the work of practitioners who have made significant contributions to the participation […]

Clifford Owens: Pictures from Lubaina’s score

Part of Clifford Owens: Better the Rebel You Know Join us for the launch of New York-based artist Clifford Owens’s debut European exhibition. Owens will perform his new commission Anthology (2014) live, delivering scores (short sets of instructions, some specific, others open to interpretation) contributed by a selection of British artists. The scores, contributed by […]

Consigned for Future Memory

An exhibition of photographs by George Hallett Consigned for Future Memory presented at PR1 Gallery and the Centre for Contemporary Art brings together a selection of images taken by South African photographer George Hallett during his life in exile in the 1970s and 1980s. Born in Cape Town in 1942, George Hallett began his career […]