Temporary Exhibitions

Things are always changing here at Nantwich Museum and we have an exciting programme of temporary exhibitions taking place throughout the year. See below for more information about exhibiting at the Museum.

These exhibitions can be found in the Museum’s Millennium Gallery and Your Space Gallery. We are also using our Joseph Heler Room to showcase work, in particular the work of local school children.

This is our 2017 programme of exhibitions:

Millennium Gallery

30 November 2016 – 21 January 2017     Nantwich Camera Club
Annual exhibition of recent photographic work by club members

25 January – 25 March     Nicholas Ferenczy: Talking Pictures
Exhibition by local artist

29 March – 3 June     Celebration of William Shakespeare, John Harrison
John Harrison celebrates the famous poet, playwright, and actor

10 June – 8 July     SkoolzFest ’17
Annual exhibition of artwork by pupils of local schools

12 July – 9 September     Tales of the river
Our major summer exhibition, curated by Nantwich Museum Research Group

13 September – 11 November     Nantwich Camera Club
Annual exhibition of recent photographic work by club members

15 November 2017 – 20 January 2018     Kay Bayliss
A Story to Tell

 

Your Space

1 November 2016 – 7 January 2017   Haydn Jones: Images of Nantwich
Paintings, drawings and prints by Nantwich’s celebrated 20th century artist

10 January – 25 February     Road to the Battle of Nantwich
Examining the English Civil War and its commemoration

28 February – 6 May     Marguerite Turner
Shared Space Exhibition

10 May – 27 May     Children’s Art Competition
In collaboration with The Rotary Club of Nantwich

31 May – 8 July     U3A Photography
Exhibition by the Crewe and Nantwich branch of the University of the Third Age

12 July – 9 September     Drawn from the Weaver
Exhibition to complement the main exhibition

12 September – 21 October     Performing Bodies
Exhibition

31 October 2017 – 6 January 2018     Kaleidoscope 3: Gordon Lancaster
An exhibition of paintings by Gordon Lancaster

 

Other temporary displays around the Museum

There are various other temporary displays around the Museum. They include objects from the Museum’s collections as well as artefacts loaned from other individuals. A regular Collection Highlight of the Month display is located in the Millennium Gallery, highlighting objects from the Museum’s reserve collection.

Putting on an exhibition

If you are interested in exhibiting at the Museum, guidelines and a proposal form can be downloaded below:

Exhibition Guidelines

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Exhibition Proposal Form 2015

Alternatively call into the Museum for information or contact education@nantwichmuseum.org.uk

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