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Expressions of interest for Early Years Practitioners Our early years programmes have gone from strength to strength over the last few years and building upon the success of GO Baby for 0-2’s, in 2015 we launched GO Explorers for 2-4’s and their families. We have welcomed and sustained a new audience of over 2,000 new […]

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Heritage Open Days are back!

Oldham is celebrating Heritage Open Days this September with a range of walks and talks organised by Oldham Local Studies & Archives. This is a great chance to find out more about the people, places, buildings and stories in our local area. Gallery Oldham is delighted to be involved and we are offering the following […]

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MAKE STUFF powered by MadLab

MadLab presents MAKE STUFF: a series of free making, coding and tech events. 10am – 4.30pm Saturday 3 September All MadLab MAKE STUFF activities are free and suitable for all ages. Just drop in, no need to book. Drop by and Make Your Own Robot, learn how to create a cloud at the Physics Busking […]

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Free creative writing workshops with Explore Learning!

Have you got what it takes to become a world class explorer? Come visit Explore Learning at Gallery Oldham this summer for our free creative writing workshops, designed to unleash your inner explorer. Join us as we journey through the A-Z of the Oldham collection to create our own exciting stories. Using the Alphabet exhibition […]

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Summer Sale

We’re having a big sale on the majority of our printed publications. From catalogues to our non-fiction work we have an excellent selection of reduced items. All publications below are now reduced to just £1 each + p.p. Respective Perspective – Patrick Hughes and Paul Critchley At the heart of Patrick Hughes and Paul Critchley practice is a child […]

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A new Heritage and Arts Centre for Oldham

We are delighted to announce exciting news about our future. Oldham Council’s plans to build a new Heritage and Arts Centre have been given the green light after the project was handed a vital double injection of funding. The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has now approved a grant of £3.379 million towards the project following […]

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Join the team at Gallery Oldham…

This is an exciting time to join the team at Gallery Oldham as we embark on a major capital development which will deliver a new Heritage and Arts Centre for Oldham.   Please be aware these positions have now closed. All of our current vacancies can be found below. Applicants must apply through Yourcounciljobs. We […]

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Remembering the Somme

We’re offering you the chance to get creative and be part of the National Commemoration of the Battle of the Somme. Help us to make one of 1500 clay tiles dedicated to the men and women affected by the battle a century ago. The finished tiles will be fired and laid in The Path of […]

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Join our Urban Sketching Workshop

We are delighted to be joining up with Manchester Histories Festival this year. One of the events we are hosting is a sketching workshop giving people the chance to ‘scribble your street’. The session will be run by Liz Ackerley who is an experienced artist and illustrator. Her blog: www.scribblemystreet.wordpress.com documents her drawing and sketching […]

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Photo: Our new exhibition – The Artist’s Folio

Our new exhibition – The Artist’s Folio

  Some of the biggest names in 20th and 21st century art are showcased in our latest exhibition which opens on Saturday April 23rd. ‘The Artist’s Folio’ looks at how prints or artworks are sometimes designed to be seen as part of a group, rather than displayed individually – telling a different story from just one print […]

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