Exhibitions

Blackpool Art Society: 135Years

Grundy Art Gallery

19 January – 2 March 2019 To celebrate its 135th anniversary, Grundy Art Gallery…

Tina Dempsey: Joy

Grundy Art Gallery

19 January – 2 March 2019 Tina Dempsey’s exhibition continues Grundy Art Gallery’s programme…


OPEN 2019

Grundy Art Gallery

19 January – 2 March 2019 Grundy Art Gallery’s Open 2019 celebrates the wealth…

FUTURE BLACKPOOL: Blackpool Schools Exhibition

Grundy Art Gallery

19 January — 2 March 2019 This exhibition displays the work of pupils aged 5-14…


Percy Kelly : A Legacy

Tullie House

3 November 2018 – 24 February 2019 Tullie House is celebrating the 100th birthday of…

Artist Rooms: Robert Mapplethorpe

The Atkinson

2 January – 23 March 2019 Robert Mapplethorpe  is widely regarded as one of the…


Museum of the Moon

Harris Museum & Art Gallery

2 February – 24 February 2019 The Museum of the Moon is an incredible…

The Booth Centre: Arrival

Home

25 September 2018 – 31 January 2019 The Booth Centre brings about positive change…


Acquired: a century of collecting

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

3 November 2018 – 9 June 2019 Charting a 100-year history of collecting this…

Beyond the Linear: Emma Lloyd

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

8 December 2018 – 28 April 2019 Emma Lloyd dissects, reforms and translates language,…


LS Lowry – Salford’s Royal Academician

The Lowry Galleries

8 December 2018 –  3 March 2019 To celebrate the Royal Academy’s 250th anniversary,…

Alice Kettle: Thread Bearing Witness

Whitworth Art Gallery

1 September 2018 – 24 February 2019 From the Barberini Tapestries to the Bayeux…


William Kentridge: Thick Time

Whitworth Art Gallery

21 September 2018 – 3 March 2019 South African artist William Kentridge weaves together…

Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing

Manchester Art Gallery

1 February – 6 May 2019 Marking the 500th anniversary of the death of…


Martin Parr: Return to Manchester

Manchester Art Gallery

16 November 2018 –  22 April 2019 Martin Parr shows how the lives of…

Wake Up Together

Open Eye Gallery

15 November 2018 – 17 February 2019 Ren Hang’s photos play upon our sense…


Quentin Blake and John Yeoman: 50 Years of Children’s Books

Lady Lever Art Gallery

19 October 2018 – 3 March 2019 Celebrating a unique, artistic partnership between illustrator…

Fernand Léger: New Times, New Pleasures

Tate Liverpool

23 November 2018 – 17 March 2019 This exhibition brings together more than forty…


Op Art in Focus

Tate Liverpool

Until 5 July 2020 Op art – short for optical art – emerged in…

Dressed to impress: Fashion in the 18th Century

Walker Art Gallery

Until spring 2020 Explore everyday life in the 18th century through our stunning collection of…