Platform Gallery

Platform Gallery Exhibition Programme


Connecting Crafts: 24 January– 19 March

The Platform Gallery's first exhibition of the year brings together two established Crafts, Printmaking and Ceramics through revered Northern Craft organisations; the Northern Potters Association and 10 Strong Artists.  It is the aim of this exhibition to highlight and showcase the wealth of talented artists that belong to these organisations and the wider goal of the gallery to connect visitors with local contemporary makers and their crafts

Craft Open: 4 April – 18 June

The Platform Gallery's annual exhibition, known for highlighting the wealth of talented craft makers surrounding the Platform Gallery. Connecting visitors with local contemporary makers and their crafts.

Made In Lancashire: 11 July – 3 September

The very best of Lancashire Craft. A mix of craft disciplines by a small group of artists working across an array of disciplines united by their Lancashire connection. 

Northern Star: 4 October – 24 December

Guiding you to the best of British craft talent this winter. Showcasing the best of British making, Northern Star provides inspiration for that perfect handmade gift or treat. Join us as we celebrate creativity this Christmas season.


2022 InThe Mix 

Ribblesdale High School Art Show 2022: 26 - 29 May

Ribblesdale High School Art and Textiles Exhibition 2022, 60 GCSE pupils will be showcasing their talents using a variety of techniques and medium. There will be over 70 pieces of work on display including 3D, textile prints, hand embroidery, fabric and paper manipulation, lino prints and fine art painting. 

Summer Art & Craft Fair: 24 - 26 June

Come and meet 9 artists/makers, see their varied art and craft work, chat about their inspirations and buy directly from them. Ursula McCormack – Mellor – Mixed Media, Bloom Studio – Clitheroe – Resin, Andy Walton Vaines – Saltaire - Photography, Karina Begolo – Clitheroe – Jewellery, Dragonfly Design by Mike Barnes – Preston – Pewter, Joley Donald – Clitheroe – Illustration, Norman Kelly – Grindleton – Calligraphy, Steve Rostron – Sabden – Painting, Verity Evans – Whalley – Jewellery.