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Drawings, paintings, prints and photographs exhibited at show.

ART lovers in Calderdale are invited to Bankfield Museum in Halifax for the seventh annual Calderdale Open Art Exhibition.

The exhibition, which opens on Saturday, November 11, features a selection of drawings, paintings, prints, photographs and textiles by professional and amateur artists from across the north of England.

Artists have been submitting work in a variety of media over the last month in the hope of being chosen for the exhibition. The exhibited work has been selected by the artist Doug Binder, comedian Lucy Beaumont and author Chris Mould.

Prizes for the entries include a PS100 People's Prize, voted for by gallery visitors, as well as other prizes including awards from department store Harveys of Halifax, the Victoria Theatre, Shibden Hall, Square Chapel Centre for the Arts and Eureka Children's Museum.

The prizes will be awarded by Holly Lynch MP for Halifax, on Saturday, November 11, at 2pm.

The free Calderdale Open Art Exhibition opens at 2pm on Saturday, November 11 and continues until Saturday, January 20. Bankfield Museum is open from 10am to 4pm, Tuesday to Saturday.

For information visit or contact Jeffrey Andrews on 01422 284461 /


Bankfield Museum, Halifax, where the seventh Calderdale Open Art exhibition will be held on Saturday

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Publication:Huddersfield Daily Examiner (Huddersfield, England)
Geographic Code:1CANA
Date:Nov 7, 2017
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