Exhibitions

Expect the Unexpected: A Chance Exhibition

The Lowry Galleries

29 June –  29 September 2019 An eclectic and provocative exhibition of work by…

Ancient Textiles from the Andes

Whitworth Art Gallery

29 March – 15 September 2019 This is a rare opportunity to see ancient…


Halima Cassell: Eclectica–global inspirations

Manchester Art Gallery

2 February 2019 – 5 January 2020 Inspired by geometry, architecture, natural forms and…

Emma Smith: 5Hz & Euphonia

Home

6 April – 19 May 2019 The sounds we make to connect with each…


Four Corners of One Cloth: Textiles from the Islamic World

Whitworth Art Gallery

23 June 2018 – November 2019 From Syria, Iraq, Turkey and Yemen – the…

Prints of Darkness: Goya and Hogarth in a Time of European Turmoil

Whitworth Art Gallery

7 July 2018 – August 2019 Francesco José de Goya Lucientes (1746-1828) and William…


Nordic Craft and Design

Manchester Art Gallery

6 July 2018 -10 November 2019 Highlighting the superb quality and creativity inherent in…

And Breathe . . . Exploring the relationship between art and mindfulness

Manchester Art Gallery

16 March 2018 – 27 October 2019 And Breathe… is an exhibition of artworks from…


The Whitworth: Collections

Whitworth Art Gallery

The Whitworth’s extensive and eclectic collection of art and design is of international significance. It…

Salford Art Gallery: Collections

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Salford Museum and Art Gallery was the UK’s ‘first free public library’, which opened…


Manchester Art Gallery: Collections

Manchester Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery and The Gallery of Costume are home to the city’s world-class…

Manchester Gallery of Costume

Manchester Gallery Of Costume

Manchester’s Gallery of Costume at Platt Hall has one of the largest British collections…


The Lowry Gallery: Collections

The Lowry Galleries

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