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Exhibitions in Manchester

Exhibitions in Manchester

The Whitworth

Exhibitions in Manchester

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  1. Add Robots to your Itinerary



    The robots are coming.

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  2. Add The Reformation to your Itinerary

    The Reformation


    A monk who shattered the strength of the Catholic Church, a monarch who wanted to take more than one wife, a society that put sin up for sale – and the power of the printed word to challenge it all. Our latest exhibition reveals a series of events...

  3. Add LS Lowry: The Art and The Artist to your Itinerary

    LS Lowry: The Art and The Artist


    The Lowry is home to the world's largest public collection of paintings and drawings by LS Lowry.

  4. Add Dinosaurs in the Wild to your Itinerary

    Dinosaurs in the Wild


    Dinosaurs in the Wild is a unique and exhilarating blend of live-action theatre, theme park fun and the very latest palaeontological knowledge which will transport you back an astonishing 67 million years by time machine to encounter living...

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  5. Add humansbeingdigital to your Itinerary



    humansbeingdigital draws on an international selection of artworks that bring us to the touch-point between human beings and being digital.

  6. Add Four Miles from Manchester: Tony Warren's Coronation Street exhibition to your Itinerary

    Four Miles from Manchester: Tony Warren's Coronation Street exhibition

    The Crescent, Salford

    This exhibition tells the story of Tony Warren, the Salford legend, on his path to creating television's biggest and longest running continuing drama, Coronation Street; an innovation of its time, telling the stories of ordinary people on an...

  7. Add Changing Places, Creating Spaces to your Itinerary

    Changing Places, Creating Spaces


    A stunning new photography exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry charts the history of the museum and the building restoration work carried out since it moved to the site of the historic Liverpool Road Station in 1983.

  8. Add Savage Ink: The Cartoon & The Caricature to your Itinerary

    Savage Ink: The Cartoon & The Caricature


    Savage Ink looks at the development of the cartoon as an important form of visual protest and its often cruel and controversial imagery.

  9. Add Lightwaves 2017 to your Itinerary

    Lightwaves 2017

    c/o The Lowry Pier 8, Salford Quays

    The annual festival, Lightwaves 2017 will showcase an eclectic programme of digital light art, taking over public spaces for an unforgettable 10 days, from Friday 8 December until Sunday 17 December. #Lightwaves2017

  10. Add Maeve Brennan: The Drift to your Itinerary

    Maeve Brennan: The Drift


    The Whitworth presents a major new film commission, The Drift, by London and Beirut based artist Maeve Brennan.

  11. Add Steve McQueen: Ashes to your Itinerary

    Steve McQueen: Ashes


    Ashes (2002-2015), a double video projection, tells the story of a young Caribbean man known by this name. On one screen we see a film portrait of him, young and handsome, standing on the prow of a boat.

  12. Add Protest! - Collection Encounter to your Itinerary

    Protest! - Collection Encounter


    Delve into our amazing collections as we explore the history of protest.
    From slavery to suffrage, we will be exploring the themes of protest. We'll be looking at items from our collection that tell the stories of men and women who have challenged...

  13. Add Hidden Treasures: Jewels of The Portico Library Collection to your Itinerary

    Hidden Treasures: Jewels of The Portico Library Collection


    Join us for this rare opportunity to see an exhibition of The Portico Library's historical volumes, which cover a world of different subjects and contain countless beautiful illustrations and illuminations.

  14. Add The Beautiful Frame: Animation & Sport to your Itinerary

    The Beautiful Frame: Animation & Sport


    A showcase of how animation has interpreted and re-imagined our favourite sports, in conjunction with the Animation Academy at Loughborough University.

  15. Add LIGHT TOUCH to your Itinerary


    Quay Street, Manchester

    Established resin based artist Stephen Farley has hooked up with neon creator Tony Spink for the LIGHT | TOUCH exhibition combining seductive sculptural paintings and dazzling neon forms.

  16. Add Cozens and Cozens to your Itinerary

    Cozens and Cozens


    This exhibition showcases the Whitworth's collection of works by father and son, the largest outside of London. By drawing on their uniting elements of trees and European exploration, visitors will gain a rare insight into the practices of 18th...

  17. Add The Football Crest Index to your Itinerary

    The Football Crest Index


    The striking crest history of the 49 clubs to have graced the Premier League, on display at the National Football Museum.

  18. Add Curiosities to your Itinerary



    Curiosities is an exhibition of extraordinary artwork that celebrates the curious and unusual in modern day art. Featuring the work of 12 prominent artists from across the U.K.

  19. Add Material Remains to your Itinerary

    Material Remains


    Material Remains presents work by Lara Almarcegui, Becky Beasley, Derek Brunen, Cyprien Gaillard, Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs

  20. New North and South

    The New North and South network brings together a network of eleven arts organisations from across the North of England and South Asia to promote a programme of co-commissions, exhibitions and intellectual exchange to celebrate shared heritage...

  21. Add MCM Manchester Comic Con to your Itinerary

    MCM Manchester Comic Con


    The UK's BIGGEST Modern Pop-Culture event.

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