Exhibitions

Standardisation and Deviation: The Whitworth Story

Whitworth Art Gallery

14 December 2019 – June 2021 Founded in 1889 through Sir Joseph Whitworth’s legacy,…

Utopias

Whitworth Art Gallery

31 January – 27 September 2020 Utopia is, at its essence, about creating a perfect…


Out of the Crate

Manchester Art Gallery

7 November 2019 –  28 November 2021 Investigating the Sculpture Collection at Manchester Art…

Trading Station: How hot drinks shape our lives

Manchester Art Gallery

14 December 2019 – 20 December 2020 Exploring the changing social use of tea,…


Jerwood Makers Open

Manchester Art Gallery

1 February – 4 October 2020 Jerwood Makers Open was launched in 2010 to…

Louise Giovanelli

Manchester Art Gallery

6 June 2019 – 19 April 2020 New paintings by Giovanelli are shown alongside…


Manchester Open Exhibition 2020

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18 January –  29 March 2020 The Manchester Open Exhibition 2020 is a major…

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…

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…

The Whitworth: Collections

Whitworth Art Gallery

Founded in 1889 as the first English gallery in a park, the Whitworth is…


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…