Monochrome until 12th January 2019
‘Monochrome’ is a mixed media exhibition that explores the work of makers who use one colour. Artists use mark making, contrasting surfaces, textures and shades to allow the artistic process to take precedence.
Artists include Sarah Packington, Chung Tyson Workshop, Lanty Ball, Miriam Maselkowski, Helen Rankin, Antonella Giomarelli, Katharina Klug, Clare Hillerby, Lauren Nauman, Richard McVetis, Helaina Sharpley , Sue Gregor, Tracey Birchwood , Claire Lowe, Jessica Briggs, Hilary Brown and Vanessa Hogge.
In the Window - Mister Finch- until 31st December 2018
For the month of December, our window will be brought to life with a unique installation by Mister Finch. This is very generously supported by Granada Foundation and local art supplies retailer, Cass Art.
A unique selection of handmade gifts including jewellery, ceramics, wood, glass and paper.
Outreach Programme / Workshops / Residencies
See the latest updates from our ongoing Outreach programme. We have been successfully working with health and social care partners, including Person Shaped Support (PSS) on an outreach programme of artist–led workshops and residencies to demonstrate the benefits that craft can have on a person’s overall health and wellbeing.
Leading the Way in Contemporary Crafts
The Bluecoat Display Centre is a nationally and internationally recognised contemporary craft and design gallery that has been established since 1959.
We sell, exhibit and promote over 350 selected contemporary craftspeople each year working in a broad variety of media.
Bluecoat Display Centre has been a registered charity since 2010: Charities number 1136680