Past Exhibitions 

An archive of the exhibitions Fronteer have hosted since our inauguration in 2017, including exhibitions hosted at other venues as well as Fronteer Gallery. 

Contemporary Portraits

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | November 2021

'Alchemy' was a group exhibition by over 40 artists from across the UK, each working with portraiture. 

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Alchemy.

Fronteer Gallery Basement Space, Sheffield | November 2021

'Alchemy' was a group exhibition by arts collective Oracles, who are each responding to the theme of alchemy. 

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Miniatures

Fronteer Gallery Basement Space, Sheffield | October 2021

An exhibition featuring the work of over 30 UK based artists, each working on a small scale. 

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Abstract

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | September - October 2021

'Abstract' features over 50 works from artists across the UK, all utilising the theme of 'abstract' in their own way. 

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Pink and grAy: Concentrated

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | September 2021

A retrospective exhibition of live art duo Pink and grAy, featuring their performance 'Measuring Time' 

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Great Aunt Bea - The Life of an Ordinary Sheffield Woman

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield |  September 2021

Great Aunt Bea was an ordinary Sheffield woman, who lived at Arbourthorne with her husband and son. Her life was full of stories and adventures, and she left behind a mountain of photographs to illustrate the tales she told.

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PROTEST

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | August - September 2021

A pop-up group exhibition all about the theme of protest. 

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Root and Branch

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | August 2021

An exhibition by artists Peter Samson and David Williams exploring trees through painting and photography. 

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FRESH

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | August 2021

A group exhibition exploring food and still life.

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Hidden Nature

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | July 2021

A group exhibition exploring the nature found on our doorstep.

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We Are Fronteer

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | July 2021

A joint retrospective exhibition by Fronteer's founders Michael and Sharon Borkowsky

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Lockdown & Unity

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | July 2021

Two open call group exhibitions happening at the same time, featuring artists' responses to the themes of 'Lockdown' and 'Unity'. Find out more here. 

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Wish You Were Here

Fronteer Gallery Basement Space, Sheffield | July 2021

An open call group exhibition showcasing postcard sized work of over 25 UK based artists, each responding to the theme of holidays.

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Solstice

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | June-July 2021

An open call group exhibition showcasing the work of over 25 UK based artists, each responding to the theme of 'Solstice'. Browse the 'Solstice catalogue here.

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City Lines

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | June 2021

A solo show by artist Jane Walker. Find out more here

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Contemporary Landscapes

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | May - June 2021

An open call group exhibition featuring artists' responses to the theme of 'landscapes'. Find out more here

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GROW

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | May 2021

An open call postcard exhibition showcasing work made by artists each responding to the theme of 'GROW'. Find out more here

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Refresh

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | April - May 2021

An open call group exhibition showcasing work made by artists each responding to the theme of 'Refresh'.

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Gary Crowder

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | April 2021

In April 2021 we staged our first solo show at Fronteer Gallery. it saw Gary Crowder present a series of paintings about family, life experiences and a sense of place. You can find more information about Crowder's show here

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Meet the Locals

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | December 2020

An open call group exhibition showcasing work made by artists living and working in or around Sheffield. 

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All Shall Pass

Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield | October 2020

Our inaugural exhibition at Fronteer Gallery, 'All Shall Pass' was an open call group exhibition responding to the theme of change. An online version of this show can be found here.

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Lockdown

Online (Instagram) | March 2020 - Present

An open call group exhibition showcasing work made by artists during the coronavirus pandemic. You can find a link to the exhibition here.

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The Fronteer Open 2019 

35 Chapel Walk, Sheffield | November 2019

An open call group exhibition and art prize, with awards from Curatorspace. (Image by Drew King) 

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Perfume as Practice AW19

Centrespace Gallery, Bristol | October 2019

An open call group exhibition featuring work about travel, exhibited alongside corresponding perfumes

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Green City 

Kommune, Sheffield | August 2019

A pop-up open call group exhibition of postcard sized work over one weekend. (Image by Philip Lee) 

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Botanicals 

Exchange Place Studios, Sheffield | July 2019

An open call group exhibition of work with a Botanical theme, from British and European artists.

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The Fronteer Open 2018 

35 Chapel Walk, Sheffield | November 2018

An open call exhibition and arts prize split over 4 categories in the heart of Sheffield. 

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Wonderer 

Athens School of Fine Art, Greece | May 2018

Our first international open call, which saw artists respond to the theme of ‘stars’ for an exhibition in Athens.

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Alternative Portraits

Access Space, Sheffield | September 2017

Alternative portraits was an open call that saw artists respond to the theme of portraiture. 

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