|Making Music: The Luthier's Craft
June 27, 2018 until August 18, 2018
A Luthier is a craftsperson who makes stringed instruments. Violins, violas and cellos are examples for bowed instruments (played with a bow) while others are plucked or strummed like acoustic and electric guitars, banjoes and ukuleles. This summer we present a selection of handcrafted instruments in the Main Gallery. Each one is unique and represents hours of meticulous work and dedication to the luthier's craft....
|Gary Blundell ~ Bituminous Illuminations
August 17, 2013 until October 12, 2013
11:00 am to 5:00 pm
“Bituminous Illumination” is a series of paintings based on Tory Hill Artist, Gary Blundell’s, explorations in Yorkshire, UK where he investigated coal mines, the communities they spawned and the subsequent changes society underwent as a result of changes in the energy industry in the 20th century. Blundell went underground to,quite literally, illuminate coal mines and bring something new and thought provoking to the surface using...