Todmorden Art Group (TAG)
Todmorden Art Group is a non-profit organisation, dedicated to providing local artists and craftspeople both creative space and affordable exhibition rooms. Based at Platform One Gallery, Todmorden Railway Station, we are centrally located with disabled access.
Todmorden Art Group is organised and run by its members on a voluntary basis and is self financing.
The group run an Art Class on Tuesday afternoons, 1pm until 3pm, at a fee of £2.00 per session. We provide tea, coffee and biscuits.
Members pay £12 per year and receive reduced price exhibition space twice yearly.
Members are requested to attend monthly meetings and help in the running of the group according to their own personal abilities.
Studio holders are required to assist with the running of the group and to attend monthly meetings in return for a subsidised rent.
Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. The minutes of the meeting will be emailed for your records – they can also be posted out if you have no email address, although this can be costly and naturally would affect our funds. It would be helpful if you could send or pass on any apologies for absence (AfA)
At our monthly meeting you are welcome to discuss any ideas that you feel would be beneficial to the successful running of the group.:
At the present time we would welcome help with
Staffing the Gallery during Exhibitions for a day/half day.
There are 11 artists’ studios on the platform these can be opened by arrangement with the artists.
In April there is an open exhibition.- - £3.00 per picture
The first weekend in November we hold an Open Art Exhibition in Todmorden Town Hall, members are invited to assist, organise and curate.
If a member books a room for their own exhibition the normal fees and commission rates are apply.
Platform One Gallery
The gallery is run as a self financing space and can be hired by anyone wishing to display art work, subject to availability. The gallery accepts applications from artists and craftspeople as well as, schools, colleges and community projects.
There are two exhibition rooms, and the gallery is open from 11am until 4pm, Thursday through to Sunday and is staffed by our member volunteers.
A exhibition room can be hired for a month with rates starting at only £70. This can be for a solo show or divided between a group of artists. All sales of exhibited work must go through the gallery and are subject to 20% commission.