Exhibition: Norman Ackroyd – Northern Etchings

Location: Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk

Date: 6th May – 3rd June 2017

Details: The Zillah Bell Gallery is proud to have the largest collection of Norman Ackroyd CBE RA’s work outside his studio. This exhibition, which opens on 6th May, shows a collection of his northern etchings.

Norman Ackroyd CBE RA studied at Leeds College of Art from 1956 to 1961, and subsequently at the Royal College of Art, London from 1961 to 1964.

Ackroyd has had many solo exhibitions, both in Britain and internationally, including Anderson O’Day; Aitken Dott, Edinburgh; Jersey Arts Centre, Channel Islands and the Compass Gallery, Glasgow. Solo shows abroad include the National Museum of Art, Santiago, Chile; Jan Turner, Los Angeles; Dolan/Maxwell Gallery, Philadelphia and the Mickleson Gallery, Washington DC.

Image credit: Norman Ackroyd