Together the galleries present contemporary work in all media by regional, national and international artists, with a programme of events, activities and education.
Formerly the town’s telephone exchange, the huge space retains the original industrial feel of the building and features a large t-shaped gallery and a striking glass facade that runs the entire length of the building.
EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
22 OCT 2016 — 07 JAN 2017
An exhibition of contemporary art by 24 female artists reflecting on the 40 years since the Sex Discrimination Act. Curated by Lucy Day and Eliza Gluckman it presents a snapshot of a woman’s place in British society
The Engine Room at The Exchange
Showing short duration projects and exhibitions throughout the year with an emphasis on collaboration and community. The space is also used for installation and social participation projects.
Autumn / Winter 2016 Programme
Collaborators’ Annual Exhibition
21 OCT – 26 NOV
An eclectic selection of work from members of our dynamic collective of young artists aged between 15 and 25.
1 DEC – 7 JAN 2017
Countdown to Christmas with our ever-popular advent calendar, which this year will have a distinctly feminist twist.
Summer (to Nov 2016): Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Winter (Nov – March): Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm