Exhibitions

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:…


Portraying a Nation: Germany 1919–1933

Tate Liverpool

23 June – 15 October 2017 Starting with the Treaty of Versailles, this exhibition…

Flying Boats & Fylde

The Fylde Gallery

5 September – 1 October 2017 This exhibition celebrates 100 years of aircraft manufacture…


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…


Painting Pop

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

14 July to 7 October 2017 This summer exhibition celebrates British Pop Art from…

Cornelia Parker: Verso

Whitworth Art Gallery

16 June – 5 November 2017 Cornelia Parker has always been attracted to the…


Brick Dinos

Harris Museum & Art Gallery

15 July – 17 September 2017 Step back in time with Brick Dinos!  Enter…

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…


Alphonse Mucha: In Quest of Beauty

Walker Art Gallery

16 June – 29 October 2017 Czech-born Alphonse Mucha (1860 – 1939) is recognised…

Edo Pop Japanese prints

Lady Lever Art Gallery

26 May – 24 September 2017 The energy and spirit of 19th century Edo (now…


‘Fabulously Floral’ Summer Exhibition

Artroom Gallery

27 May – 15 September 2017 The Artroom Gallery shows a limited number of…

Wildlife of Glenfender Meadow by John Ford

Brantwood

14 April –  31 October 2017 Photographs captured by John Ford from a Northern…


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…