Discover new art exhibitions in the North West this autumn

Look out for brand new art exhibitions at some of the places you love across the North West this autumn. These diverse projects are part of Trust New Art, an exciting programme of contemporary arts across the north, inspired by our places and supported by Arts Council England.

Autumn lights mini in Gallery Chamber

See Little Moreton Hall in a new light 

The ancient hand-blown glass in the windows of Tudor Little Moreton Hall is the inspiration behind a brand new contemporary art exhibition running from 9 September - 27 November 2016. 'Autumn Lights' by artist Liz West is a playful light trail through Little Moreton Hall that will change as the sun’s natural light shifts over the autumn season.

Alice May Williams' 'Pipe Dreams' artwork

Uncover a different side of Speke Hall  

Artist Alice May Williams has spent the summer at Speke Hall finding inspiration among the arts and crafts wallpapers and delving into the archives of this building's fascinating history and inhabitants to create a new artwork highlighting Speke Hall’s relationship with the Arts and Crafts movement. Experience this brand new work, 'Speke of the Future', from 23 September – 27 November 2016.

Freya Pocklington painting

Discover 'Women's Work' at Acorn Bank  

Explore Freya Pocklington's exhibition 'Women’s Work - Women in the Rural Landscape', at Acorn Bank this autumn. This new work tells the story of the women who can be seen as the present day counterparts of Beatrix Potter, who spent the later part of her life as a herdwick sheep farmer in the Lake District. Experience Pocklington’s drawings and audio recordings at Acorn Bank from 2 September - 27 November 2016.