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…


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…

Gallery temporarily closed

Manchester Gallery Of Costume

  Unfortunately, the Gallery of Costume at Platt Hall is temporarily closed to the public…


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…