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Brand new initiative celebrates Manchester’s contemporary art scene

April is Manchester Art Month. It's a brand new initiative celebrating Manchester’s contemporary art scene. Get ready for exhibitions and events in unusual places -...

Legoland Discovery Centre Manchester recreates suffragette march

Emmeline Pankhurst leads a mini-march of suffragettes wearing the distinctive purple and green colours of the movement in a Lego tribute to the women,...

Hylas, the nymphs and the battle over art in Manchester

Whatever way you look at it, Manchester Art Gallery did not cover itself in glory when it removed John William Waterhouse’s 1896 painting Hylas...

Manchester Art Gallery removes painting ‘to challenge Victorian fantasies’

Manchester Art Gallery has removed JW Waterhouse's Pre-Raphaelite fantasy Hylas and the Nymphs and left a temporary space in Gallery 10 to ‘prompt conversation about how...

What these two Manchester creatives do with glass will take your...

The breath of glassblowers isn't usually visible in the finished products of their labour. But Manchester-based creatives Jahday Ford and Joseph Hillary are changing that...

Every picture tells a story: exhibition by world’s first augmented reality...

A collection of poignant paintings are on display at Manchester Central Library from today to mark the anniversary of the end of World War...

Home is where the art is in this local woman’s charity...

On 22 May 2017 a bomb exploded at Manchester Arena killing 22 people and injuring many more. Following the attack, people from all around...

Three to see this weekend: an arty thing, a spot of...

Well, well, well. Here we are. We made it to January. A little older, a little fatter and a whole lot poorer. It's time for...

Local artist sheds new light on the changing face of Manchester

A unique collection of paintings depicting the changing face of Manchester is coming to theatre and arts centre 53two later this month. The paintings are...

Catch this stunning exhibition of neon and resin artworks before it...

Two of the north west’s most innovative multimedia contemporary artists are delivering a feast for the senses in an new electrifying new exhibition at...

Three to see this weekend: Oktoberfest and the rest

This weekend is the one for all those festival fanatics out there. Squeeze into some lederhosen and get yourself down to the badass Bavarian-style...

Bob Dylan art exhibition comes to Manchester

He may be best known for his legendary musical talent, but legendary singer and songwriter Bob Dylan is pretty handy with a paintbrush, too. Dylan...