Ian Norris MAFA

2011 BA (Hons) Fine Art-1st class
2010 Elected as a member of Manchester Academy of Fine Arts.

Solo exhibitions

2019             Contemporary Six Gallery

2019             Water Street Gallery- ‘Known Landscapes’

2017             Collect Art - ‘Rooms with a view’

2016             Castlegate House Gallery- ’A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

2014             Castlegate House Gallery - 'Tracing the Derwent'
2013             Castlegate House Gallery - 'Ian Norris, in the Open'
2013             Oriel Plas Gyn-y-Weddw - ‘A passion for the sea’


Selected mixed and open exhibitions

2019             Collect Art-Interiors

2018             Past, Present and Future-Collect Art

2018             MAFA Dean Clough

2018             Defining the Elemental-Dean Clough

2017             MAFA Stockport Art Gallery

2016             MAFA Portico Library Manchester

2015             Portland Gallery London-Portland Preview

2015             MAFA Spring Exhibition -Portico Library Manchester

2014             RCA/MAFA joint exhibition-Royal Cambrian Academy, Colwyn Bay.

2014             Picture House Gallery-Passion for paint

2013             Josie Eastwood Gallery-Spring Show
2012             Streets Places Journeys, Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery
2012             Wendy Levy-Summer Show
2012             Oriel Plas Gyn-y-Weddw - Summer Show
2012             MAFA-Bury Art Gallery
2012             'Further North'- Campden Gallery, Chipping Campden
2012             Exhibition of Northern Artists-Peter Pears Galley Aldeburgh
2012             MAFA-Buxton Art Gallery
2012             Northern Artists Group-Blackpool and the Fylde College of Art

2011             MAFA-Bury Art Gallery - Dr Barbara Oldham MBE award for best work of art
2011            'Space and Light' exhibition of paintings at the Revolve Gallery Clitheroe
2011             Final degree show-Blackburn College of Art
2011             MAFA-Millyard Gallery
2011             Northern Artists Group-Lytham
2010             MAFA-Oldham Art Gallery
2009             Millyard Gallery, Uppermill
2009             Saddleworth Group of Artists-Winter Exhibition
2009             New Longton Artists-Summer Exhibition –Prize winner
2009             Preston Arts Festival - Prize winner
2008             Preston Arts Festival - 2nd Prize winner
2007             Preston Arts Festival - 1st Prize winner
2007             Garstang Open Exhibition-1st Prize winner



2009             Series of paintings of Coniston Water-Greater Manchester NHS Trust.

2016             Lowther Castle Penrith


2017             Painters tube magazine Issue #7

2016             Painters tube magazine Issue #1

2016             Lancashire Evening Post-featuring my solo show ‘A mid-summer night’s dream’
2011             The Art of England magazine December issue
2011             Lancashire Life magazine 'Following in the footsteps of the French Impressionists'

2009             Lancashire Evening Post.



Greater Manchester NHS Trust

Blackburn University Centre
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