Community Gallery & Foyer Exhibitions

community_gallery_signThe Community Gallery shows a wide range of exhibitions by groups and individuals from the Borough of Oldham.

Anyone who is interested in submitting an exhibition proposal for consideration should contact Joy Thorpe on 0161 770 4653 or email

 Fares Please! Oldham Buses Through the Ages
21 January – 18 March

A colourful exhibition of original lino prints by John Patrick Littleford celebrating the history of Oldham buses. From the first bus to run on Oldham’s streets to the last to run in the colours of Oldham Corporation Passenger Transport Department.

Object Project
1 April – 20 May

Inspired by a number of Gallery Oldham’s collections, Level 3 Fine Art students from Oldham College have developed the Object Project. Marvel at their creative responses and discover the talents of local young artists.

Foyer Exhibitions

The Gallery Foyer has a permanent display of items from our collections. It is also the place to look out for smaller pop-up exhibitions throughout the year.

Peshkar at 25
9 January – 10 February

Oldham based arts organisation Peshkar celebrates its 25th anniversary with an exhibition of milestone artifacts from its archive.


Check back here for more information on our upcoming community gallery and foyer exhibitions.