Wigan & Leigh Art Map project development

The Wigan & Leigh Art Map has some exciting news! Thanks to the GMCA ‘Spirit’ culture fund, Liz Chapman (the artist-lead for the project) is now working in partnership with Greater Manchester Arts (GM Arts) and Wigan Council to develop the Wigan & Leigh Art Map project. From January to March 2024, work will commence to […]

Saturday Family Workshops – Creating Place II exhibition

The Turnpike Gallery Leigh Library, Civic Square, Leigh

As part of the Creating Place II exhibition, The Turnpike Gallery in Leigh will be hosting a series of drop-in art & craft workshops for families led by experienced local artists including our artists Joe Kiney Whitmore and Anna FC Smith. The first workshop will be on the 20th January from 11am-1pm, as part of […]

Creating Place II exhibition

The Turnpike Gallery Leigh Library, Civic Square, Leigh

Creating Place II The Creating Place II exhibition at The Turnpike will feature new commissions by artists Nicolette Lafonseca, Julie McKiernan, Helen Mather & Anna FC Smith, and Joe Whitmore, presenting diverse perspectives on our local heritage and environment in a series of multi-media installations. Joe Whitmore is a painter who works predominantly from life, […]

Manchester Open 2024

HOME Gallery 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester

Taking place every two years, the Open Exhibition is a celebration of Greater Manchester’s creative talent. Between Sat 3 Feb and Sun 28 Apr 2024, the HOME Gallery walls will be filled with 480 artworks created by artists from across Greater Manchester, including artists from Cross Street Arts. The artwork is selected by a panel […]