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…

Lubaina Himid: Naming the Money

Walker Art Gallery

7 October 2017 – 18 March 2018 This exhibition addresses how Europe’s moneyed classes…


ARTIST ROOMS: Roy Lichtenstein in Focus

Tate Liverpool

22 September 2017 – 17 June 2018 Journey through the career of Roy Lichtenstein. Explore…

Culture Shifts: Local

Open Eye Gallery

6 October – 22 December 2017 Photography has become a crucial part of the…


In the Peaceful Dome

Bluecoat Display Centre

13 October 2017 –  25 March 2018 Featuring: Roderick Bisson; Sean Borodale; Fanny Calder;…

Art in the Extreme: Expedition Paintings by Lincoln Rowe

Brantwood

9 September – 12 November 2017 In the course of a long and varied…


Master Arts & Crafts Bedroom

Blackwell The Arts & Crafts House

Introduced by Blackwell in 2016 is the Master Arts & Crafts bedroom inspired from…

Women of the Arts & Crafts Movement

Blackwell The Arts & Crafts House

15 September 2017 – 1 January 2018 In anticipation of Lakeland Arts’ 2018 programme…


Kim Wilde’s Heart of Darkness

Grundy Art Gallery

26 August – 23 December 2017 Kim Wilde’s Heart of Darkness is the first…

Paper, Canvas, Neon

Grundy Art Gallery

26 August – 23 December 2017 Paper, Canvas, Neon presents a broad selection of…


A Rake’s Progress by David Hockney

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

14 July – 30 December 2017 David Hockney is one of the most successful…

Everyday Objects: more of the same

Platform Gallery

29 July – 7 October 2017 A touring show by Jason Taylor. Further information:…


Ancient Egypt: Life along the River Nile

Rochdale Art Gallery

27 May 2017 – 21 April 2018 Be transported down the Nile into ancient…

Why Look at Animals?

The Atkinson

20 May 2017 – 11 March 2018 This exhibition looks at our relationship with…