A truckload of plastic rubbish is dumped into the world’s oceans every minute.

MANMADE is a group exhibition with artists Kathryn Nelson, Julie McGowan, Sandra Turley, Kate Ritchie and Mitch Conlon, exploring the devastating long-term effect plastic is having on our planets precious oceans.

It opens Friday 2 November, 7pm and continues to the 23 January.

A free bus will run between Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast and MCAC, Portadown on the evening of the opening. Leaves:6.45pm. Returns:9pm

This exhibition is accompanied by a educational programme of activities. Click here for more information: MANMADE ACTIVITIES


Sinéad O'Donnell, 'Comfort', Undisclosed Territory #11, Solo Indonesia, 2018.

Sinéad O'Donnell, 'Comfort', Undisclosed Territory #11, Solo Indonesia, 2018.


Crossing Permissions

Sinéad O'Donnell

Opening 1 February, 7pm - 9pm*

1st Feb - 27th March 2018

Live performance 1st Feb 8pm - 8.30pm

Live performance & artist talk 12 Feb 12 - 1pm

A journey through the performance art body responding to feminine place and landscape in Asia, Latin America and Ireland. The exhibition documents a year long process including to camera performance in video & photograph, drawings & sculptural forms developed in Tokyo, Montevideo, Buenos Aires, San Paulo, Fukushima, Bangkok, Solo & Portadown. 

Supported by The Arts Council of Northern Ireland major award, Flax Art Studios/ Art Centre Ongoing Japan exchange residency & British Council Northern Ireland.

*A Free Bus will run between Belfast and Portadown on the evening of the opening. Leaves Belfast from Golden Thread Gallery at 6.45pm. Returns from Portadown at 9pm.


A Relaxed Christmas

5th – 7th December, 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Millennium Court Art Centre (MCAC), William Street, Portadown

MCAC will be hosting an Autism and SEN relaxed family Christmas Santa experience. Family time slots are available but booking is essential.

Eventbrite - A Relaxed Christmas

This event is being delivered by Armagh City Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council working in partnership with MCAC.

For more information contact: Hazel 028 3835 0935

Millennium Court Art Centre Virtual Tour


Experience our gallery online by taking a virtual tour and immerse yourself in Ian Cumberland’s exhibition ’Once Removed’.

Millennium Court Arts Centre offer a range of free events throughout the year for adults, including exhibition openings, artist/curator talks and open mic nights, as well as free events aimed at families, including films and open art days. We also offer a variety of paid classes, workshops and events for both children and adults.

Millennium Court Arts Centre has a Room hire service with a facility of equipped spaces catering to your specific meeting and events requirements. We are located in Portadown Town Centre within easy reach of all major transport links.