Cornelia Parker: Verso

Harris Museum & 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…



The Lowry Galleries

26 May – 16 July 2017 The Lyric Theatre at The Lowry has been taken over…

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Ten Plus @ Salford

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

29 April – 5 September 2017 An exhibition of contemporary textile art by northern based collective…


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…


To be human

Manchester Art Gallery

1 April – 3 September 2017 Featuring mid-20th-century portraits from the Gallery’s permanent collection, this exhibition…


South Asian Design

Manchester Art Gallery

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


Shirley Baker: Women and Children; and Loitering Men

Manchester Art Gallery

19 May – 28 August 2017 Pioneering British photographer Shirley Baker (1932-2014) is thought to…


Lucienne Day: A Sense of Growth

Whitworth Art Gallery

14 April – 16 July 2017 Best-known for her textiles, Lucienne Day (1917 –…


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…


Vertigo Sea

Whitworth Art Gallery

24 March – 28 August 2017 Vertigo Sea, a three-screen film, first seen at…


La Movida


14 April –  17 July 2017 “It’s difficult to speak of La Movida and…


House of Ghetto: Black Pride


7 April – 15 June 2017 House of Ghetto: Black Pride comprises key portraits and a…


New Sculpture

Whitworth Art Gallery

22 October – Sunday 12 June 2017 This exhibition presents a dynamic selection of…

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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…

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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…