Winter Craft Fair 2021 update

We regret to say that we have taken the difficult decision again not to host our winter craft fair this year.  In these uncertain…

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Chrysocolla with Malachite and Cuprite from Brantwood's collection

The Treasury

The John Ruskin Mineral Collection. A new dedicated exhibition exploring Ruskin’s fascination with mountains, minerals and the world of geology.

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Bloke’s Progress

We have been so proud to announce the arrival of our new fab comic Bloke’s Progress, the combined version of three fabulous comics written…

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In Arial’s Wake by Jeffery Camp RA

24th September - 21st November 2021

Brantwood is delighted to host this tribute to renowned British artist Jeffrey Camp who died last year. In Arial’s Wake celebrates Jeffrey Camp’s transcendent, spirit-driven…

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Fells, Lakes and Waterfalls by Chris Mouncey

7th August - 19th September 2021

Exhibition of Watercolours and mixed media   Personal Statement Over the thirty years or so that I have been living in the Pennines and…

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The Mind Has Mountains – An Installation by Carol Wyss

23rd July - 19th September 2021

For her current exhibition at Brantwood, visual artist Carol Wyss has created two site specific art installations. THE MIND HAS MOUNTAINS is an immersive…

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‘Ruskin’s Reverie’ by Kate Bentley S.W.A.

25th September - 7th November 2021

Kate’s exhibition is the culmination of a 19 month long residency at Brantwood. After Kate commenced her residency in Sept 2018 she has focused…

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2022 Creative writing retreat with Pippa Little and Geraldine Green


Now moved to Monday 10th – Thursday 13th October 2022 Come and join Pippa Little and Geraldine Green on a 4-day residential poetry course…


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