Tag: Manchester Art Gallery

Aug 22
Manchester Art Gallery reopens – and there’s a very good reason to visit right now

And now for a bit of good news. Manchester Art Gallery reopened on Thursday, having…

Jul 23
Manchester Art Gallery will reopen in August

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

Jan 01
7 Manchester New Year resolutions you’ll actually want to keep

For some people, 1st January is just another date in the calendar. To others, it marks…

Jun 13
Take a tour of Manchester Art Gallery like you’ve never had before

What happens when you let a group of young people take over Manchester Art Gallery for…

Jun 05
Should Manchester Art Gallery change? Takeover will challenge public opinion about its role

Even if you didn’t go to Sonia Boyce’s exhibition at Manchester Art Gallery last year,…

Apr 01
An immersive Leonardo Da Vinci inspired banquet is coming to Manchester Art Gallery this month

Tickets have gone on sale to enable art lovers to ‘dine with Da Vinci’,…

Feb 01
Manchester Art Gallery displays rarely seen Leonardo da Vinci drawings in new exhibition

Leonardo da Vinci was one of the greatest artists and scientists the world has…

Nov 05
These 1960s images by a Salford photographer reveal our enduring obsession with dogs

Photographer Shirley Baker, who was born in Salford in 1932, was best known for her…

Nov 05
Stress and the city: 6 ways to relax in Manchester from mindful massage to cuddling a cat

We live in a stressful world that seems to be getting more intense by the day. Gone…

Sep 21
23 wonderful Manchester venues well worth considering for your Christmas party

Cover your ears, we’re about to talk Christmas. Yes, we know it’s only…

Jun 12
From Manchester to Ackley Bridge: meet the actor people mistake for a nurse

Series Two of Grange Hill meets Shameless-style Channel 4 drama Ackley Bridge started…

May 15
5 places to positively improve your wellbeing in Manchester

“Those who feel the breath of sadness… sit down next to me.” This line…

May 06
I Love MCR launch new app with massive party at Manchester Art Gallery

“It’s not about me… it’s about all of you who have adopted I Love MCR, the…

Apr 05
Brand new initiative celebrates Manchester’s contemporary art scene

April is Manchester Art Month. It’s a brand new initiative celebrating…

Mar 16
Worker Bee: Thom Hetherington, CEO, Holden Media

Thom Hetherington, 44, is one of the founders of the PPA award-winning Restaurant…

Feb 13
Enjoy a romantic supper among the paintings at Manchester Art Gallery cafe

Manchester Art Gallery recently made international headlines when it…

Feb 09
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…

Feb 02
Manchester Art Gallery removes painting ‘to challenge Victorian fantasies’

Manchester Art Gallery has removed JW Waterhouse’s Pre-Raphaelite fantasy Hylas…

Dec 27
Future food: Manchester food trends chefs predict we’ll see in 2018

Manchester has continued to see a boom in new restaurant openings over the past year,…

Aug 08
Wow! Greater Manchester’s top ten visitor attractions revealed

You may be thinking of getting away from Manchester for a holiday – but millions of…

Jun 21
Three to see this weekend: a 50 metre pizza, a beer festival and a bit of Mancunian heritage

Celine Dion is in Manchester for those of you who fancy singing their hearts out and…

Jun 16
New cafe at Manchester Art Gallery opens with award-winning chef at the helm

Mary-Ellen McTague finally launches her Gallery Café at Manchester Art Gallery today,…

May 31
My favourite Manchester works of art: Michael Ashcroft, artist

You’re probably familiar with the work of Michael Ashcroft. His atmospheric…

May 17
Award-winning chef to open glorious Manchester Gallery Café and nourish the bellies of Mancunians

Award-winning chef Mary-Ellen McTague is helping to develop a new and exciting concept…

Apr 19
Manchester’s museums and arts venues open late for one night only and everyone’s invited

Familiar venues and spaces will transform into places of wonder and curiosity on…

Mar 30
Worker Bee: Andrew Brooks, Photographer

Essex-born photographer Andrew Brooks came to Manchester over twenty years ago to…

Mar 09
Manchester International Festival 2017 announces programme for 18 extraordinary days of events

Over 30 of the world’s most extraordinary artists and more than 100 individual events…