25 January 2018

Bootle Artist Sydney Wright

We are delighted to announce that we have been given a fascinating group of studies for two paintings in our collection by long-forgotten Bootle resident artist Sydney Wright.

15 January 2018

Happy Museum

We are pleased to announce that The Atkinson has just become an affiliate of the Happy Museum, which exists to promote wellbeing and creating a more sustainable future.

7 December 2017

Print Collection

We have over 1500 prints in our collection, illustrating printmaking processes and techniques that celebrate the revival of British printmaking in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

13 November 2017

When the Tide Comes in

Our exciting new project working with young people in Sefton (with support from ‘Buddy Up’ mentoring service) to create an animation exploring our local marine environment.

19 October 2017

Diwali at The Atkinson