‘New Paintings’ – Gary Wragg


The next exhibition at the Castlefield Gallery brings work by the highly regarded London-based painter GARY WRAGG back to Manchester.

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‘Children’s Paintings’


From Thursday 18th October there will be not one but two exhibitions at the Castlefield Gallery. Work from a series of children’s workshops held in the gallery in September will be on show in the gallery until Wednesday 24th October, alongside paintings by artists Tricia Gillman and Sarah Feinmann.

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‘Recent Paintings’ – Tricia Gillman & Sarah Feinmann


This exhibition at the Castlefield Gallery presents work by two exciting young artists, Tricia Gillman and Sarah Feinmann.

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Antony Caro


After Henry Moore, Anthony Caro is probably the most widely known and respected British sculptor working today. The quality of his work is currently being brought into focus by a major Arts Council retrospective exhibition, covering the years from 1969 to 1984.

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‘Recent Paintings’ – John Hoyland


The first exhibitor at Castlefield Gallery will be the internationally recognised painter JOHN HOYLAND. Born in Sheffield in 1934, Hoyland has had a strikingly impressive career, his most recent success being at the 1983 John Moores exhibition where he won first prize.

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Castlefield Gallery Launch


The Castlefield Gallery, Manchester’s new contemporary art venue, will open on March 20th 1984. Situated in the heart of the city, less than one mile from Manchester’s two main railway stations, Castlefield Gallery is committed to showing the best of contemporary painting and sculpture.

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PureScreen 6: Phantasmagoria

19/11/2004 / 19:00 - 21:00

Castlefield Gallery presents ‘Phantasmagoria’, a programme of recent artist film and video curated from Open Submissions in 2004/05. Supported by Arts Council England.

Venue: King’s Arms, Salford

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PureScreen 8: ‘Tonight We Are Golden’

18/02/2005 / 19:00 - 21:00

PureScreen presents a ninety minute programme of recent artist film and video selected by S1 Artspace, Sheffield.

Venue: King’s Arms, Salford.

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PureScreen 7: A Beautiful Virus Inside the Machine: Animation works by Lillian Schwartz, 1970–8

21/01/2005 / 19:00 - 21:00

PureScreen presents ‘A Beautiful Virus Inside The Machine’, curated by Lumen in collaboration with Gregory Kurcewicz. Funded by Arts Council England, Yorkshire (2003)

This touring film and video programme highlights the pioneering work of Lillian Schwartz, resident artist and consultant at Bell Laboratories (New Jersey), 1969—2002.

Venue: King’s Arms, Salford.

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Collections: Emma Anderson, Ann Bukantas & Becky Shaw ‘In Discussion’

20/01/2005 / 18:00 - 20:00

Critically reflecting on ‘Transfer’, Emma Anderson, Ann Bukantas and Becky Shaw will discuss contemporary and historic public art collections.

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