Exhibitions

Cozens and Cozens

Whitworth Art Gallery

16 June 2017 – 17 June 2018 Father and son, Alexander and John Robert…

Raqib Shaw

Whitworth Art Gallery

24 June – 19 November 2017 A solo exhibition by contemporary artist Raqib Shaw…


Lowry at Home: Salford 1966

The Lowry Galleries

10 June  – 8 October 2017 Previously unseen photographs by one of the world’s…

Waqas Khan

Manchester Art Gallery

30 September 2017 – 25 February 2018 Produced while he is in a trance-like…


Mehreen Murtaza

Manchester Art Gallery

30 September 2017 – 4 February 2018 Mehreen Murtaza creates scenarios in which confused…

Hetain Patel

Manchester Art Gallery

30 September 2017 –  4 February 2018 Bolton born Hetain Patel uses humour and…


The Return of Memory

Home

21 October 2017 –  7 January 2018 Unofficial histories, suppressed memories and strategies of…

Strelnikov’s Glasses and Other Stories

Home

1  September – 29 October 2017 The Society of the Spectacles, founded in 2012…


Cornelia Parker: Verso

Whitworth Art Gallery

16 June – 5 November 2017 Cornelia Parker has always been attracted to the…

Beyond Borders

Whitworth Art Gallery

20 May 2017 – 3 June 2018 Beyond Borders, explores South Asian textiles bringing…


What’s in Store? University of Salford Art Collection

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

20 May 2017 – 19 November 2017 To mark the University of Salford’s 50th anniversary, this exhibition…

South Asian Design

Manchester Art Gallery

19 May 2017 – 27 May 2018 he South Asian countries of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh…


Sooni Taraporevala: Home in the City, Bombay 1976-Mumbai 2016

Whitworth Art Gallery

4 March 2017 – early 2018 Photographer, screenwriter, filmmaker Sooni Taraporevala will present a…

Barbara Brown

Whitworth Art Gallery

17 March – December 2017 Barbara Brown was the golden girl of Heal Fabrics…


Mary Quant: Fashion icon

Manchester Gallery Of Costume

3 November 2016 – 5 November 2017 Celebrated as the most famous female fashion designer working…

The Edwardians

Manchester Art Gallery

6 July 2016 – 31 December 2017 Curated as a complementary display to Vogue 100 and Fashion & Freedom and…


Jai Redman: Paradise Lost

Manchester Art Gallery

29 September 2016 – 24 September 2017 Jai Redman’s work deals with his personal experiences as…

Lowry Favourites – A permanent display of the best of LS Lowry

The Lowry Galleries

The Lowry houses the largest public collection of paintings and drawings by LS Lowry…