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  • Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

    11 Oct 2018 Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair
    We have teamed up with our good friends at the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair for an exclusive ticket offer. The 11th edition of the GNCCF takes place the same weekend as The Manchester Contem ...
  • Bound Art Book Fair

    12 Oct 2018
    Bound Art Book Fair is a celebration of publishers, artists and educators across the U.K and Europe

Across The City Events

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  • A Successful Proposition for the Great North Exhibition is the outcome of an invitation to artists Joanne Tatham and Tom O’Sullivan to produce a public artwork for the Great Exhibition of the North. T ...
  • What does it mean to be Asian today? How can we begin to define negotiate, negate or remodel the boundaries of this vast continent in relation to identities and issues of gender, race, community, abil ...
  • Lee Miller & Surrealism in Britain

    22 Jun 2018 Hepworth Wakefield
    Lee Miller and Surrealism in Britain will be the first exhibition to explore Miller’s involvement with the surrealist circles in Britain in the late 1930s. This exhibition will tell the story of Surre ...
  • Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

    11 Oct 2018 Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair
    We have teamed up with our good friends at the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair for an exclusive ticket offer. The 11th edition of the GNCCF takes place the same weekend as The Manchester Contem ...
  • Bound Art Book Fair

    12 Oct 2018
    Bound Art Book Fair is a celebration of publishers, artists and educators across the U.K and Europe
  • An immersive ceremony of sound and space as an exploration and expression of the artist's biracial heritage, an intrinsic fusion of two cultures, British and Japanese. Coaxing and illuminating a hybri ...
  • Having played with many world-class artists, including the Stone Roses, Aziz Ibrahim is a memorable and influential musician. See him showcase his experimental Desi GuitR digital project which explore ...
  • Romina de Novellis: Na Cl O

    21 Oct 2018 Asia Triennial Manchester
    Over three hours, using rags that make up the European flag, the artist cleans the floor. This long, physically intensive performance acts as a metaphor for the past and future, and the destruction of ...
  • Jai Chuhan: Remodel: Painting Studio

    15 Oct 2018 Asia Triennial Manchester
    Connecting with her solo show Refuge at Gallery Oldham (Sat 15 Sep – Sat 24 Nov), Jai Chuhan will spend a week making paintings in our main gallery in an open studio, an immersive space suffused with ...
  • Kosuke Iizawa: Record of the earth and sun

    06 Oct 2018 Asia Triennial Manchester
    These large scale pencil drawings show the faces of elderly agricultural workers from Gunma Prefecture, Japan. Having carried out this physical work for such a long period of time, these people have d ...
  • Yuka Otani: Anicca

    06 Oct 2018 Asia Triennial Manchester
    Anicca is comprised of Buddha figurines made of cast hard candy. Over time the candy melts and crystallises, quietly and gradually transforming throughout the exhibition. The work is inspired by the i ...
  • Saima Rasheed: On Being

    06 Oct 2018 Asia Triennial Manchester
    Rasheed’s practice has its roots in the Indo-Persian tradition of miniature painting, but like many of her contemporaries, she has rejected traditional subjects for modern ones. Her work explores huma ...
  • Jai Chuhan: Refuge

    15 Sep 2018 Asia Triennial Manchester
    Jai Chuhan’s paintings often involve an isolated figure in a room-like space, as an arena for exploring existential themes such as refuge, love, conflict, birth and death. Fluid layers of colour enhan ...
  • Alison Wilding

    16 Feb 2018 The Whitworth
    Turner Prize nominee and Royal Academician Alison Wilding presents works spanning the past 20 years of her career. This new show at the Whitworth will comprise of three major sculptures, including one ...
  • Annie Swynnerton: Painting Light and Hope

    23 Feb 2018 Manchester Art Gallery
    The first retrospective for nearly a century of the Manchester born painter Annie Swynnerton, a pioneering professional artist who challenged convention in art and life. Painting Light and Hope featur ...
  • Lucas Chih-Peng Kao, The Faery Trails

    06 Oct 2018 Asia Triennial Manchester
    Inspired by the fantasy artwork of Arthur Rackham, the early films of the Lumière Brothers and responding to the absence of non-white bodies in the history of art, Lucas Chih-Peng Kao’s Faery Trails w ...

Supported in 2018 by

Aviva Investors

Arts Council England

5 Plus Architects

Cass Art

Cheadle Hulme School

G F Smith

Gusto

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J W Lees

Jack Arts

Landmark Investments

Manchester City Council

Manchester Evening News

Manchester School of Art

The Principal

Willoughbys Wine