Exhibitions

Printmakers Views by Mark Pearce

Brantwood

30 March – 2 June 2019 Original linocuts by Cumbria-based painter and printmaker Mark…

Coming Home: Anne, Countess of Pembroke

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

22 March – 22 June 2019 Anne, Countess of Pembroke (Lady Anne Clifford) sees…


Refuge: The Art of Belonging

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

15 February – 29 June 2019 Refuge: The Art of Belonging tells the story of…

Acquired: a century of collecting

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

3 November 2018 – 9 June 2019 Charting a 100-year history of collecting this…


Beyond the Linear: Emma Lloyd

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

8 December 2018 – 28 April 2019 Emma Lloyd dissects, reforms and translates language,…

Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing

Manchester Art Gallery

1 February – 6 May 2019 Marking the 500th anniversary of the death of…


Op Art in Focus

Tate Liverpool

Until 5 July 2020 Op art – short for optical art – emerged in…

Dressed to impress: Fashion in the 18th Century

Walker Art Gallery

Until spring 2020 Explore everyday life in the 18th century through our stunning collection of…


Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Making the Glasgow style

Walker Art Gallery

15 March – 26 August 2019 This exhibition spans the lifetime of Charles Rennie…

Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing

Walker Art Gallery

1 February – 6 May 2019 In February 2019, to mark the 500th anniversary…


Incandescence: Turner’s Venice

Brantwood

11 April – 4 August 2019 This exhibition marks the first ever public exhibition…

Urban Arts Studio

Urban Art Gallery

The Urban Arts Studio is a music, arts and events venue in the middle…


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…


Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre

Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre

Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre Showcases international and local art. The collections and…

Exchanges

Whitworth Art Gallery

24 March 2018 – April 2019 Exchanges sets art and artists together, sometimes in…


Bodies of Colour: Breaking with stereotypes in the wallpaper collection

Whitworth Art Gallery

4 May 2018 – May 2019 This latest exhibition uses the Whitworth’s extensive and…

Nordic Craft and Design

Manchester Art Gallery

6 July 2018 – 7 July 2019 Highlighting the superb quality and creativity inherent…


Model Image Fashion and photos from the 1950s

Sudley House

From 20 April 2018 The elegance and glamour of the 1950s is captured in…

George Romney Re-Display

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

New for June 2018 One of the world’s greatest portrait painters is honoured in…