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The Gallery Whitehead

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The Gallery Whitehead

I first visited this lovely and unusual gallery for a friend's art exhibition and returned a week... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
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Revisiting old haunts

I visited yesterday, and I really was taken by the paintings by James MacIntyre. He had painted... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Whitehead, United Kingdom
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19 Cable Road, Whitehead BT38 9PY, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I first visited this lovely and unusual gallery for a friend's art exhibition and returned a week later with family. Both times Cynthia the owner could not have been more welcoming. Her gallery which is also her home is an Aladdin's cave of beautiful art...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank PatriciaDougal
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I visited yesterday, and I really was taken by the paintings by James MacIntyre. He had painted places like Roundstone that I know, and I liked his way of depicting them. He was my favourite from an exhibition of three artists, the others were George...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Hanni_LR43
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I really enjoyed visiting The Gallery Whitehead. Entry to the art galleries is free. Cynthia, the curator, knows the artists behind the works on show, so do ask her about the ones you like. I was very interested by what she told me about a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Steveodo
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Called in, the Andrew McClean exhibition was on. The trees reminded me of those by Bob Ross, on TV. Nice, colourful skies. Some elongated sheep, bright cottages, textured hay stacks. Cynthia, the owner, was very patient. As we talked, along with another artist friend of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Steveodo
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Every month there is a new show on in The Gallery Whitehead and for most of October the artist Karen Telford Shaw is showing what a prolific artist she is. There is a variety of art on show here that is next to none. It`s...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank Hanni_LR43
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Enjoyed another visit to The Gallery Whitehead. It does do one very brilliant thing. Cynthia gives new artists a chance to put on their first-ever solo exhibition. In the life of an artist that's a BIG deal. Scott McClintock's show was so much fun, and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank Steveodo
Reviewed 12 September 2016

My husband and I visited this beautiful Edwardian House and Gallery as part of the European Heritage Open Day yesterday. We were treated to an extensive viewing of the house and artwork which showcases local artists' work. The owner Cynthia was warm and welcoming and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Cynthia W, Owner at The Gallery Whitehead, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Thanks, I am so glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 12 March 2016

I called in to see the Three Ulster Artists exhibition in March. I do love the work of Tom Stephenson,his landscapes are very good. Manson Blair I also like, but the 3rd artist was new to me. He is David Long, he is worth a...More

Date of experience: March 2016
3  Thank Hanni_LR43
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I went to see Olive MacDonald's exhibition opening party, and had to return another day for a closer look, where I could really admire her wonderful works of art. She is the best artist with a brush and watercolour that I have ever come across....More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Hanni_LR43
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This place hosts new shows every month. Last month’s guest star was Scott McClintock. Very interesting pop culture art – Doctor Who, Batman, fictional characters re-imagined in lively artworks. It is great that a gallery showcases new talent. Right now the artist of the month...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Steveodo
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