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Arts in Manchester
Manchester has attracted international arts and culture ever since we held the famous Art Treasures of Great Britain exhibition back in 1857.
19 November 2016 - 16 April 2017
12 October 2016 - 23 October 2016
ExhibitionA celebration of design, with 37 events including film screenings, talks, workshops, exhibitions, debates and more.
12 November 2016 - 12 November 2016
ArticleDoki Doki - The Manchester Japanese Festival is an event held in Manchester, UK, celebrating both traditional and modern Japanese culture.
27 February 2016 - 30 October 2016
ExhibitionA new exhibition charting the romantic Victorian story of George, 7th Earl of Stamford and his beautiful wife, Catharine Cox.
13 May 2016 - 27 November 2016
ArticleFashion & Freedom at Manchester Art Gallery sees some of today’s leading female fashion designers explore the impact the First World War had on the changing role of women and fashion.
27 May 2016 - 01 May 2017
ArticleFrom 'onesies' to wear in the air raid shelter to jewellery created from aeroplane parts, Fashion on the Ration looks at how fashion survived and even flourished under the strict rules of rationing in 1940s Britain, often in new and unexpected ways.
08 September 2016 - 30 October 2016
ExhibitionA celebration of craft, collaboration and heritage.
14 October 2016 - 02 January 2017
ArticleGlass just got Super Cool. Materials, makers and ideas meld together in this cutting edge exhibition that defies expectations of contemporary glass and pushes this fascinating material to its limits.
18 June 2016 - 22 October 2016
ExhibitionExciting exhibition of light and sculpture.
ArticleA permanent display of the best of LS Lowry.
22 November 2016 - 26 November 2016
ExhibitionThe Lowry is set to host the prestigious National Ballet of China (NBC) this November (22–26) with a five-night run of one of the most enduring love stories in Chinese literature, The Peony Pavilion.
14 October 2016 - 25 October 2016
ExhibitionThe Oasis 'Chasing the Sun' exhibition will be coming home to Manchester from 14th October
08 September 2016 - 05 March 2017
ArticleDelve into the renegade, provocative and brilliantly creative world of a pivotal figure in 60's British counter culture.
26 August 2016 - 19 November 2016
ExhibitionSimon Morris examines the relationship between reading and art.
21 October 2016 - 15 January 2017
ExhibitionCFCCA invites Taiwanese artist Chen Yin-ju to exhibit Extrastellar Evaluations II, an exploration of cosmic events and human behaviour through the processes of mythology, scientific research and artistic response.