Chapel Gallery, St Helens Road, Ormskirk L39 4QR
Tel: 01695 571328
Web: Chapel Gallery (external
Turning Ormskirk Around
18 September – 2 November
Artist Zoe Richards in partnership
with Love Ormskirk portrays Ormskirk businesses as you have never
seen them before. Inspired by her wholehearted love for her local
town and the hard work involved in Turning Ormskirk Around.
Land Sea Sky
21 September - 9 November 2013
artists take you on a journey inspired by the world we live in and
their own unique experiences. The work
includes bold expressive responses
contrasting with delicate almost ethereal interpretations. This is
a truly fascinating and atmospheric exhibition.
Saturday 21 September
Free family fun, get creative and
your own Land, Sea and Sky
Fields by Malcolm Taylor
6 November – 4 January
Over the years Michael’s work has
evolved to a more considered and detailed illustrative style. He
works mainly in pen and ink, black and white, but increasingly adds
coloured highlights. An exhibition full of wit and charm that will
tease a smile from the most reluctant onlooker.
Bangers by Michael Goodwin
Objects of Desire
16 November – 11 January
perfect gifts for Christmas, choose from an amazing
selection of contemporary craft by
some of the very best UK-based designers. We stock collections of
jewellery, glass, ceramics and textiles, illustration and
Image: by Linda
Making It 2: – A celebration!
8 January – 1 March
This is an amazing show that includes artwork created by
individuals from Learning Stars,
Galloway’s and West Lancashire
Community High, while working with artists Angie Thompson, Julie
James Turner and Louise Wood. Artists and participants shared their
skills, expertise and experiences. This project was funded by WLBC
18 January – 8 March
portrait has a long tradition of being represented by painter
and sculptor alike. Some seeking to
create an honest representation while others a thing of beauty. The
celebrity culture that exists today has an insatiable appetite for
images; here we see the work of seven artists concerned with
notions of identity, truth and concealment.
for good by Leanne Richardson
Saturday 18 January
Free family fun with face painter and
creative activities. Add your
face to the wall of fame!
5 March – 26
Sue Bradbury has a
passion for colour, shape and design that is realised in these
exquisite collages. Her inspiration is drawn from the world around
us, not least those wild and domestic animals that share our world.
Specialising in collage each piece is truly individual and
Image: Flight by Sue Bradbury
15 March – 3 May
This exhibition of contrasts brings together the work of three
artists bound together by the narrative. Inspired by myths and
legends. Fidelma Massey has created strange and fanciful
imaginings, while Mary Campbells travels and observations have
directly influenced her work. However in Rosemary Morison’s work it
is often the artwork itself that creates the narrative, resulting
in a magical exhibition.
Francis Family by Rosemary Morisons
Saturday 15 March
Free family fun including a
storyteller who brings the artwork to life.
7 May – 28 June
Darren Wilson’s work centres around wildlife and rural and
urban landscapes from the North West of England. He strives to
capture the mood and expression of a scene or subject while
maintaining the beauty of the environment.
10 May – 28 June 2014
Beastly Machines is a brand new collection of mechanical
sculptures by Derbyshire based artist Johnny White. The work is
humorous and interactive, and is influenced by current affairs;
media stories and plays on words, all portrayed by a host of
animals and mythical creatures. A National Touring Exhibition
organised by 20-21 Visual Arts centre.
Image: In the dog house by Johnny
Saturday 10 May
Free family fun day making art.