For the Great Art Quest we are planning to explore the techniques used by Sean Hillen and encourage the school children to use their own experiences to make their own photomontages and collages.
Seán Hillen & The Great Art Quest Library Roadshow 2017 Opening - Shankill Library 16th February 2017 Golden Thread Gallery are taking part in the Great Art Quest – a unique initiative funded through Children & the Arts that aims to develop stronger links between schools and their local art gallery. This touring exhibition builds […]
Where am I in the photo? An exhibition of iconic photographs of Belfast Working with submissions from local audiences, Golden Thread Gallery and Belfast Photo Festival have created an exhibition of iconic photographs of the city of Belfast, drawn from residents’ personal collections. These photographs will be exhibited at Unit 39, Castle Court Shopping […]
A LITTLE OF WHAT YOU FANCY Pop Up Exhibition at Castle Court Shopping Centre, Unit 39 When you get a group of older people together, add some art, musical memories, a few costumes and props, then mix it up by getting them to pose, recreating their favourite album covers, while singing along to some old […]
Six Years On - Ambulatorio Belfast An exhibition at the Golden Thread Gallery Pop Up space in Castle Court, Belfast. Curated by Peter Richards, featuring artist: Oscar Muñoz It is six years since Ambulatorio Belfast was unveiled at the Flax Street / Crumlin Road Interface. This public art installation by Oscar Muñoz was commissioned […]
ReRun is an exhibition by Gary Shaw at the Golden Thread Gallery POP UP space UNIT 38 CASTLECOURT, BELFAST. The exhibition features prints produced from watercolour paintings and ink drawings made by local artist Gary Shaw over the last fifteen years. They have been selected from three series of works which consider different approaches to making art.
Golden Thread Gallery's unique touring exhibition, Not Alone, created for our strange, new, transformed world continues on its journey in 2021. With isolation measures, travel restrictions and quarantine rules affecting art exhibitions and collaborations in every way, GTG Director Peter Richards was inspired by a fragment of a classic song to imagine a visual arts message […]
Our unique touring exhibition 'Not Alone' arrived in Bologna on 30th August. Curator Chiara Matteucci unpacked and installed the artworks in her home, and has been sharing her iteration of the exhibition online for the past week on social media. She's also shared her own perspective on the project, and where she believes it fits […]
Thursday 17th March 2022 The Human Rights Watch Film Festival is streaming across the UK and Ireland from March 17-25, and Golden Thread Gallery is delighted to be a presenting partner of the Opening Night Film SilenceHeardLoud. Directed by artist and filmmaker Anna Konik, this powerful film is a reminder of the struggles facing members of the […]
THURSDAY 14TH APRIL 8PM - 9PM ONLINE VIA ZOOM "The best moving image and film addresses pertinent questions. It can reflect the history of the medium, or give audiences new ways of seeing the world, and imagining other worlds too. The best moving image often does all these things at once." We are delighted to […]