Tag: Art in Manchester

Oct 20
New 50 Windows public art trail – locations revealed in Manchester

The locations of the 50 Windows of Creativity across Manchester City centre have now…

Oct 12
£257 million fund announced to support arts and culture – including several Manchester organisations

The Culture Recovery Fund will help venues to plan for reopening and help protect jobs…

Sep 30
Akse has painted a tribute to singer Denise Johnson in Hulme

'Our girl is on the streets where she grew up'

Sep 28
MediaCityUK search for new artists to showcase at Box on the Docks

Box on the Docks at Christmas will support two industries hit hard by COVID-19:…

Sep 23
Manchester messages of hope spread love around the city

During the depths of the national lockdown, Manchester’s Great Northern Warehouse…

Sep 23
This Manchester gallery is reopening with a virtual exhibition reflecting an unprecedented year

Princess Street art gallery Contemporary Six is reopening next month, both physically…

Sep 09
Where to find the secret artwork hidden inside Manchester’s walls

Take a stroll around Ancoats and the eagle-eyed amongst you might notice an occasional…

Sep 03
New Manchester art trail from Bee In the City creators will bring windows to life this autumn

Following the success of Bee in the City in Manchester, new art trail 50 Windows of…

Aug 27
Salford’s Box on the Docks is all about family fun this bank holiday weekend

The brand new Box on the Docks at MediaCityUK is all about fun for the whole family…

Aug 13
Local youth group install NHS inspired mural at New Bailey

Local youth group 0161 Community have designed and created a new art installation at…

Jul 29
Mancunians launch face masks inspired by the city with proceeds going to charity

Local artist Justin Eagleton has teamed up with founder of PR agency Roland…

Jul 23
Manchester Art Gallery will reopen in August

It’s been closed to all but virtual visitors since March, but Manchester Art…

Jul 10
New socially distanced Salford dining experience will combine food with art

A new dining and arts experience is coming to MediaCityUK this summer, supporting both…

Jul 01
Manchester’s new Factory goes virtual with online commissions by top international artists

Influential avatar artist and curator LaTurbo Avedon has created a new work for…

Mar 24
Manchester artists are creating new works at home – for an audience who are also at home

Non-essential shops and services are now shutting down due to the coronavirus…

Mar 03
Spinningfields’ Avenue steps have been covered in book titles by inspirational female authors

Decorated with a dozen publications penned by influential women, The Avenue steps in…

Feb 25
Find hidden street art murals across Greater Manchester using this new app

Here in Manchester we’re not exactly short of great street art. From artists…

Feb 17
Things to do with the kids in Manchester for February half term 2020

If you feel like the half-term holidays have really crept up on you this year,…

Feb 11
Community art competition launched to celebrate Manchester’s amazing legacy of discovery

As any proud Manc will know, our city has long been a world leader in innovation. From…

Jan 15
Chinese New Year 2020 in Manchester: an illuminated dragon dance, street food and a fireworks finale

We might only be two weeks into January, but Manchester is all set to celebrate its…

Jan 15
Salford arts centre awarded £746,000 by National Lottery Heritage Fund

Islington Mill has been awarded £746,000 by The National Lottery Heritage Fund for…

Jan 10
See your favourite actors playing their dream roles at this new art exhibition in Stockport

It might seem like actors are living their dream, but most of them will be harbouring…

Jan 10
Murals unveiled celebrating Collyhurst’s community heroes

Strikingly colourful murals have been unveiled in Collyhurst depicting the stories of…

Jan 07
New community art exhibition will show work from over 500 Greater Manchester residents

From mid-January, the HOME Gallery walls on First Street will be filled with work from…

Dec 11
The top ten things Mancs have Googled in 2019

For an idea of some of the conversations that have dominated Manchester this year,…

Dec 08
A huge mural of comedy legend Victoria Wood has appeared in Prestwich

Multi BAFTA-winning writer, actor and comedian Victoria Wood sadly passed away in 2016…

Nov 07
Manchester named top creative city as £130.62 million Factory arts project reaches construction milestone

Manchester has been named Europe’s second most creative city – after London…