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Art Auction for a Morecambe Time & Tide Bell – a call to artists

Art Auction at the Midland Hotel The fundraising campaign to bring A Time and Tide Bell to Morecambe continues with an Art Auction to be held at the Midland Hotel on 11 October 2018 at 7.00pm. Announcement - a Call to Artists Donations of artwork are needed now! Morecambe Artist Colony (MAC for short) which is organising … Continue reading Art Auction for a Morecambe Time & Tide Bell – a call to artists

Work by John Baldwin photo by Johnny Bean

Lost Years: John Baldwin

The new show at Morecambe's White Elephant Contemporary Art Gallery brings us a gleaming look into the art of John Baldwin, a 1960's New York contemporary of Claes Oldenburg, Jasper Johns and Ulan Nagardo, and sometime resident at Leeds Art School. Opening night is Friday 31st August at 6.30pm (free entry) and the show runs till … Continue reading Lost Years: John Baldwin

The CemaesTime and Tide Bell

#200Fish

Our friends over on the East Coast at the Lincolnshire Time and Tide Bell  like MAC are currently fundraising to site a Time & Tide Bell recently asked artists to create works in response to each of the 200 fish species found in the North Sea. Our own Johnny Bean and Shane Johnstone have contributed pieces … Continue reading #200Fish

Pictures at the Pub

(Guest post by Stephanie Province) When we reopened The Ship in Overton in March 2016, Phil and I decided to promote live music and art exhibitions as an integral part of our pub. We now host regular music nights and we’ve created two art galleries: Edge at Overton is our main gallery where we have temporary exhibitions changing … Continue reading Pictures at the Pub

Bathers, Swimmers & Divers at Inspire Gifts & Gallery

Inspire Gifts & Gallery are delighted to be hosting MAC member Dawn Latham’s latest exhibition, Bathers, Swimmers & Divers, in the Haselgrave Room at Inspire Gallery, Lancaster. Dawn’s work evokes bygone times when life was simpler, summers more summery and the lido was well and truly in fashion. Come along to the exhibition and wind back … Continue reading Bathers, Swimmers & Divers at Inspire Gifts & Gallery

Lin Dean-By The Bay

The Bay and Beyond

Graham and Lin Dean's exhibition is currently on show at Inspire Gifts and Gallery. We asked Graham to tell us a little more about the show... "Normally there are months to prepare for an exhibition – but we put 'The Bay and Beyond' together in just over a fortnight – and managed to include a number … Continue reading The Bay and Beyond

International Sculptor Marcus Vergette visits Morecambe School

Marcus Vergette, the sculptor who has created the national programme of Time and Tide Bells, will visit Morecambe Bay Community Primary School on the 21st and 22nd May to lend a half bell to the school in preparation for the fund-raising campaign to bring a Time & Tide Bell to Morecambe. The Time and Tide Bell … Continue reading International Sculptor Marcus Vergette visits Morecambe School

The Tarkus Spring – Art, Optimism & Revolution

The Tarkus Spring - Art, Optimism & Revolution A new exhibition presented by Morecambe's newest contemporary art gallery The White Elephant Gallery in Morecambe's Arndale Centre. From May 5th – June 9th at The White Elephant contemporary Art Gallery in The Arndale, Morecambe. Opening Night Sat 5th May 4pm-7pm Some Clarifications... Tarkus first came to … Continue reading The Tarkus Spring – Art, Optimism & Revolution