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Picture Gallery: Art Deco by the Sea, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle

September 28, 2020 No Comments

Longing for a holiday by the sea?

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Amira Taha, Still I Rise by Allie Crewe.

Photo Gallery: Still I Rise by Allie Crewe, an NHS project to celebrate Black History Month

September 21, 2020 No Comments

In recognition of Black History Month 2020 (October 1-31), NHS health and care partners in Salford have commissioned award-winning, Manchester-based artist Allie Crewe to develop a pop-up photography exhibition.

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Joanna Whittle, Sorrowing Cloth

Picture Gallery: New Light Prize Exhibition winners

September 21, 2020 No Comments

A tiny oil-on-copper painting of a tent has won a leading art prize open to artists across the North.

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Don McCullin Liverpool 8 1961 Tate Purchased 2012 © Don McCullin

Review: Don McCullin, Tate Liverpool

September 15, 2020 Comments Off on Review: Don McCullin, Tate Liverpool

Three defiant Scouse lads are the first people you meet on the way into this new iteration of Tate Britain’s Don McCullin 2019 retrospective. But it’s the faces from further away that will leave with you.

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The Beatles at Brian Epstein’s home in Belgravia at the launch of Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band London 1967

Review: Linda McCartney Retrospective, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

September 7, 2020 Comments Off on Review: Linda McCartney Retrospective, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

The most fascinating photograph in the opening space of the Linda McCartney Retrospective at Liverpool’s Walker Art Gallery is of Brian Jones and Mick Jagger from her first professional assignment.

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Joanna, an embalmer

Photo Gallery – Howfen Portraits: lockdown street photos in Bolton

July 15, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery – Howfen Portraits: lockdown street photos in Bolton

It was a boiling hot day and I was having a brew in the back garden when the idea of doorstep portraits came to mind.

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Images courtesy of Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society. 

Photo Gallery: Mary Cicely Fair’s Photography and Herdwick Sheep, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Cumbria

June 29, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Mary Cicely Fair’s Photography and Herdwick Sheep, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Cumbria

As the miserable weather continues and we’re being driven back indoors, you might be turning to the internet for entertainment. Back away from the box sets and feast your eyes on this fantastic array of images from Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery in Cumbria featuring a collection by photographer, writer and archaeologist, Mary Cicely Fair.

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Jamie Hawkesworth, Wakefield Kids, 2017. Courtesy Jamie Hawkesworth / JW Anderson.

Revisiting Wakefield Kids at The Hepworth: “Not everything has to be considered normal to be beautiful.”

June 15, 2020 Comments Off on Revisiting Wakefield Kids at The Hepworth: “Not everything has to be considered normal to be beautiful.”

The ripples from a 2017 fashion shoot involving more than 100 Yorkshire schoolchildren at The Hepworth Wakefield are still being felt today.

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Abigail Mcgourlay, Brewing

Image Gallery: Shortlist, The Arts Society’s Isolation Artwork Competition

June 8, 2020 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Shortlist, The Arts Society’s Isolation Artwork Competition

How does the COVID-19 pandemic feel for you? How are you navigating lockdown and social distancing?

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3 Synchronised duck dabbling on Staindale Lake in Dalby Forest

Image Gallery: Forest 100 – a year in the life, Tony Bartholomew, Forestry England, North Yorkshire

June 8, 2020 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Forest 100 – a year in the life, Tony Bartholomew, Forestry England, North Yorkshire

Has lockdown left you craving long walks in nature?

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