Exhibitions

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…

Halima Cassell: Eclectica–global inspirations

Manchester Art Gallery

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


Four Corners of One Cloth: Textiles from the Islamic World

Whitworth Art Gallery

23 June 2018 – 24 November 2019 From Syria, Iraq, Turkey and Yemen –…

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 – 19 January 2020 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…