Platform Gallery Exhibitions 2014
Platform Gallery 2014 Exhibitions
January 25 - 19 April
The exhibition explores craft and mathematics. It shows how important mathematics is to the contemporary craft practice. Beauty and playfulness will be evident in the exhibits to illustrate what delights craftspeople and maths geeks alike.
January 31 - 22 February
Each year the Clitheroe Castle Museum host a Ribble Valley Open Exhibition, displaying selected artwork inspired by the Ribble Valley. In 2013 Glen Purchase of Clitheroe was awarded the Ribble Valley Prize, which showcases and celebrates the diversity and excellence of the current art practice in the Ribble Valley. As part of her prize she won this opportunity to have a solo exhibition within Ribble Valley.
Education Gallery - Workshop with Priscilla Jones, Mark-making and Mixed Media
Education Gallery - Maison Thé, Pop Up Café
Maison Thé returns to the Platform Gallery for a special Mother’s Day Afternoon tea and café. They have taken spring as their inspiration for this months menu which includes many floral and fruity flavours! 11am - 3pm.
March 31 - April 5
Education Gallery - Pendle Potters
Exhibition of ceramics made by the Pendle Potters. Ceramics created by local people who attend classes at Pendle Pottery at Simonstone. Work varies from complete beginners to accomplished potters.
May 3 - 12 July
Craft Open 2014
The gallery's annual open exhibition. Craftmakers from across the North of England are invited to apply to be considered for selection. Selected makers are exhibited together in this vibrant and eclectic exhibition. Furniture, textiles, jewellery, ceramics, glass and mixed media works hang side by side in this celebration of the hand-made. Vote for your favourite piece in the show through the People's Choice Award.
26 July - 11 October
Crafts For The Home
Late summer exhibition showcasing crafts for the home
25 October - 11 January 2015
Our annual selection of gorgeous delights! Treat yourself or someone special! Our usual festive delights, including handmade Christmas decorations and unique Christmas Gifts!
Dates may be subject to change - please call the gallery on 01200 425566 before travelling.
The main gallery space closes for two weeks between exhibition for re-hanging but the shop and Visitor Information Centre remain open for business.