Exhibitions

Westwood

The Atkinson

21 September 2019  –  28 March 2020 Vivienne Westwood is one of the last…

Manchester Academy

The Whitaker

30 November 2019 –  2 February 2020 The Christmas exhibition this year is a group show…


Northern Willow – Angela Tait and Ian Clegg

The Whitaker

4 October – 24 November 2019 This body of work is by long term collaborators…

Rossendale Art Trail at the Whitaker

The Whitaker

4 October – 24 November 2019 Now in its tenth year, the Rossendale Art Trail…


Beautiful and Brutal: 50 Years in the life of Preston Bus Station

Harris Museum & Art Gallery

21 September – 24 November 2019 Preston Bus Station is an internationally important piece…

Exchange: New Acquisitions

Whitworth Art Gallery

16 February 2019 – June 2020 Exchanges sets art and artists together, sometimes in…


The Reno at the Whitworth

Whitworth Art Gallery

15 March 2019 – 19 April 2020 For a period of one year Linda…

Li Yuan-chia: Unique Photographs

Whitworth Art Gallery

18 May 2019 – 12 January 2020 In his lifetime, Li Yuan-chia (1929-1994) travelled…


Pearl Alcock

Whitworth Art Gallery

18 May 2019 – 12 January 2020 Arriving in the UK from Jamaica in…

Beyond Faith: Muslim Women Artists Today

Whitworth Art Gallery

14 June 2019 – 26 January 2020 This exhibition of five contemporary artists presents their…


Unreformed: Wallpaper and Design Diversity

Whitworth Art Gallery

17 August 2019 – July 2020 In the middle of the 19 century wallpaper…

Cézanne at the Whitworth

Whitworth Art Gallery

24 August 2019 – 1 March 2020 This exhibition celebrates an extraordinary collection of…


Tapestries

Whitworth Art Gallery

12 October 2019 – 1 March 2020 A tapestry is a coming together of…

Elizabeth Price: A Long Memory

Whitworth Art Gallery

25 October 2019 – 1 March 2020 Bringing together many new and acclaimed works,…


The State of Us

The Lowry Galleries

9 November 2019 – 23 February 2020 A Group Exhibition From grotesque to the…

Amang Mardokhy: Maybe Nothing

Home

22 November 2019 – 19 Jan 2020 Born in Kurdistan, Stockport artist Amang Mardokhy…


Politics on Pots

Walker Art Gallery

7 October – 31 December 2019 Designer Harriet Coles has developed a range of…

An English Lady’s Wardrobe

Walker Art Gallery

25 October 2019 – 1 March 2020 An English Lady’s Wardrobe displays more than…


Matisse: Drawing with Scissors

Lady Lever Art Gallery

25 October 2019 – March 2020 Matisse: Drawing with Scissors features 35 posthumous prints of…

‘Conversation With Ruskin’ Hideyuki Sobue

Brantwood

8 August – 17 November 2019 Japanese/English Lake District artist Hideyuki Sobue will create…