Kettering art exhibition aims to connect artists

The exhibition opens next month.
The exhibition opens next month.

The Alfred East Art Gallery will celebrate Kettering’s local artist history by showing the connections among the artists within their collection.

The Collection Connections exhibition will link artists according to their interesting lives, art education and exhibitions they were involved in.

Visitors to the exhibition will be asked to add to the findings with their own stories and see if other links can be found.

The exhibition will run from January 9 to February 13, with a preview from 6pm to 8pm on Friday, January 8.

It is being held at the Manor House Museum in Sheep Street, with free admission.

The museum is open from 10am to 4.45pm Tuesdays to Saturdays, and is closed on Mondays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.