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The Contemporary British Painting Prize Exhibition 2021

About this activity

Huddersfield Art Gallery has hosted the Contemporary British Painting prize since its inception in 2016 and uniquely this major national prize always premieres in Huddersfield before travelling to London.

Contemporary British Painting is an artist-led organisation that explores and promotes current trends in British painting through group exhibitions, talks and publications. The aim of their annual prize is to promote the best of contemporary painting produced in the British Isles and this year’s prize exhibition will be the biggest yet. Over 1,000 artists applied and the exhibition will feature artworks by 15 shortlisted artists. The prize judges are Matthew Burrows MBE (painter and founder of the Artist Support Pledge), Julie Lomax (CEO of a-n Artists Information Company) and Grant Scanlan (Huddersfield Museums Manager).

Huddersfield Art Gallery: Unit 7 is located in the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite the entrance to the Huddersfield Library & Art Gallery building, it has level access.

It is open Wednesday to Saturday from 11am to 4pm and the exhibition runs from November 6th to January 15th (Please check Xmas and New Year opening.)

Contacts

Huddersfield Art Gallery

Princess Alexandra Walk, Huddersfield, HD1 2SU

01484 221964

Dates and venues

  • Saturday 6 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 10 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 11 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 12 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 13 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 17 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 18 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 19 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 20 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 24 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 25 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 26 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 27 November 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 1 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 2 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 3 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 4 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 8 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 9 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 10 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 11 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 15 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 16 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 17 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 18 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 22 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 23 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 24 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 25 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 29 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 30 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 31 December 2021 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 1 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 5 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Thursday 6 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Friday 7 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Saturday 8 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 8th but please check Xmas and New Year opening.
  • Wednesday 12 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 15th.
  • Thursday 13 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 15th.
  • Friday 14 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 15th.
  • Saturday 15 January 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm, The Gallery is temporarily in Unit 7 of the Piazza Shopping Centre opposite Huddersfield Library. Runs till January 15th.

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