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World Museum Tour- The Harris Museum and Art Gallery-Preston.

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery has always been spoken in various whispers to me like a myth. A very grand building containing great treasures, all in the centre of Preston. You must go but only when you are ready to. I was ready and on my Grand Tour of Preston, I had to do Iain Nairn proud whilst visiting one of his Football towns , now a city.  Lets have a look inside. Study for Oxford Street Building Site, 1958, Frank Auerbach. Untitled, Bruce McLean, 1987. From-  https://www.theharris.org.uk/product/the-unfurlings-banners-for-hope-change/ 'This exhibition is the first unfurling of a banner created by people in Preston living with dementia.  Groups from across the UK have worked with artist Ian Beesley and poet Ian McMillan to create banners campaigning for a better understanding of this condition. Based on traditi