Tag: The Whitworth

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
Three to see this weekend: barbershops, winter hops and arty tots

Laugh through January with a smile as Justin Moorhouse brings his stand-up tour to The…

Nov 27
Three to see this weekend: a frost fair, wizard’s flair and crafts to share

If you’ve not yet had your fill of Christmas lights, Chadderton takes centre…

Mar 06
This is Womanchester: ways to celebrate International Women’s Day in Manchester

Manchester is the home of strong women. The upcoming International Women’s Day this…

Jan 07
These are the 20 places in Manchester the New York Times says its readers should visit

In case you hadn’t noticed, Manchester has become something of a tourist destination.…

Jan 03
Three to see this weekend: an arty thing, a spot of swing and Carole King

Well, well, well. Here we are. We made it to January. A little older, a little fatter…

Jun 03
Summer yoga sessions in Manchester that could extend your life

Manchester is full of yoga studios so there’s really no shortage of places to…

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

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

May 16
Manchester smashes (another) world record at the Whitworth Art Gallery

We’re not short of a world record or two in Manchester. The 2002 Commonwealth Games…

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…

Jan 26
Three to see this weekend: dragon dances, a kickass concert and an afternoon with Warhol

Whether you fancy arts or music or you’re just going for the food, you’re bound to…

Nov 22
The attempted assassination of Andy Warhol by the playwright Valerie Solanas

Andy Warhol is one of the most iconic figures in the art world. Instrumental in the…