Craft Open 2017
Platform Gallery Craft Open 2017
21 January - 22 April 2017
Each year we invite applications from all kinds of makers to showcase the best of their current work. Our selection provides a snapshot of contemporary craft in Lancashire and Yorkshire.
Don't forget to vote for your favourite piece in the show through the Peoples Choice prize.
Prize Winner Exhibtion
10 - 22 April
In 2016 Fiona Rainford won the Selectors Prize for Innovation. Fiona was invited to exhibit in the Education Gallery alongside the 2017 Open Exhibiton.
John Cook, one of our Craft Open exhibitors is hosting a craft workshop. This will be in two sessions where you can come along and decorate a pot which you can take home.
The sessions will take place 11am - 12.30 and 1.30 - 3pm. Please contact the gallery for further details and to book your place. The cost is £20 per session and includes the cost of your pot.
12 May – 1 June
In 2016 the Steward’s Gallery at Clitheroe Castle Museum held their annual Open Exhibition. Longridge based artist and sculptor John McLaughlin was awarded the Ribble Valley Prize for his energy filled wood carving of a salmon. Part of his prize was the opportunity to have a solo show at the Platform Gallery in 2017.