• Paradise Works & The Manchester Contemporary 2017- Manchester’s Great Weekend of Art
  • Saul Hay Anniversary Exhibition – BeesBlogs Interviews Co-Directors Catherine & Ian Hay
  • Andrew Brooks – BeesBlogs Talks to Manchester’s Award Winning Photographer
  • Art Snippets – More of What’s On in Manchester
  • Snippets – Our New What’s On Round-up
Manchester Contemporary

Paradise Works & The Manchester Contemporary 2017- Manchester’s Great Weekend of Art

Manchester Contemporary & Paradise Works Opening – Manchester’s Great Weekend of Art   It’s going to be a great weekend for art lovers and artists alike this weekend as Manchester Contemporary 2017, now in its tenth edition, and the only UK invitational art fair for critically engaged contemporary art outside London comes to Manchester Central and Artists Hilary Jack and Lucy Harvey, with the support of Tom Bloxham’s  Urban Splash…

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Saul Hay

Saul Hay Anniversary Exhibition – BeesBlogs Interviews Co-Directors Catherine & Ian Hay

Saul Hay – First Anniversary Exhibition – BeesBlogs talks to Co-Directors Catherine & Ian Hay   Saul Hay Fine Art opened in October 2016. Born of love for contemporary art and a passion to realise a long-held dream, Catherine and Ian Hay have put their dream, and their money to the ultimate test. They’ve certainly made a mark on Manchester’s art scene. They have a stand at The Manchester Contemporary …

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Andrew Brooks

Andrew Brooks – BeesBlogs Talks to Manchester’s Award Winning Photographer

Andrew Brooks – BeesBlogs Talks to Manchester’s Award Winning Photographer Andrew Brooks is an acclaimed North West photographer, artist, and filmmaker and winner of the GM Arts Prize 2016. Originally from Cambridgeshire, Andrew came to Manchester more than 20 years ago, via Stockport College where he studied Documentary Photography. His photography, taking inspiration from the likes of JMW Turner and the Romantic era, produces works of immense depth engineered  with…

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Art Snippets

Art Snippets – More of What’s On in Manchester

Art Snippets – Manchester’s Buzzin Art Scene This latest Art Snippets is absolutely full of great Art2C in Manchester and the North West most starting this week. Miami to Morcambe – Artist Jenny Steele presents This Building for Hope  A new solo exhibition at the iconic Art Deco Midland Hotel, Morecambe from 4th – 22nd October 2017     This Building for Hope is a new exhibition of site specific artwork and interventions…

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Art Snippets

Snippets – Our New What’s On Round-up

Snippets – A new thread which allows more of What’s On than in a full blog review. Hope you like it!   This edition of Snippets has: Holly Rowan Hesson | Helena Denholm | Mike Chavez-Dawson | Castlefield Gallery | Neo:Artists | Paula Fenwick Lucas | Air Gallery | Hidden Altrincham | Holly Rowan Hesson Based in Manchester and Yorkshire  Holly Rowan Hesson has a new site specific installation exploring,…

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Islington Mill

Art2c – Do you Remember Islington Mill? & Saul Hay Anniversary Exhibition

Islington Mill – Your Memories Needed Islington Mill Memories?   Many of you know of Salford’s Islington Mill as an arts community for a number of years.. Now Swiss-French artist Hugo Hemmi, through a month long residency at Castlefield Gallery is looking for your help to find people with memories of Islington Mill for a new exhibition. If you can help you can find Hugo’s contact details below . Since…

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snippets

Hidden Altrincham 2017 Festival & Paola Bazz at Con Club

  Hidden Altrincham Festival 2017  Various Venues 14th – 24th September   Hidden Altrincham was something I hadn’t heard of until recently. With 50 artists and 30 venues across the town it’s no small undertaking. Hidden Altrincham is the town’s summer art festival and will have daily events and live experiences. Shining a spotlight on Altrincham’s culture, heritage, architecture, independent shops, cafes and restaurants, imaginative residents and exciting businesses, the…

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New North & South

New North & South- Major Exhibitions Programme Across Manchester Gallery’s

New North & South Major Exhibition New – 29th Sept – Various Dates   Showing across  – The Whitworth | Manchester Musuem | Manchester Musuem of Science & Industry | Manchester Art Gallery | HOME |   Manchester is in for a veritable feast of Art, Music, Film and Performance with  this multi site programme marking the 70th anniversary of partition and the creation of India, Pakistan and later Bangladesh. For…

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September

Art2c in Manchester this September

 Art2c in Manchester – Alisa Lim A Po | AND A 123 | Material Matters | The Reformation |Hidden Altrincham |   Art2c in Manchester – Alisa  Lim A Po – Artzu Gallery until 17th September Art2c in Manchester this month includes this exhibition at Artzu Gallery. A fter spending some time at the Academy of Fine Arts in Hertogenbosch, Dutch artist Alisa Lim A PO moved into the world…

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Reformation

The Reformation – John Rylands Library Manchester

  Although not my usual ‘What’s On’ blog of Contemporary Art, this exhibition ‘The Reformation’ from  The John Rylands Library in Manchester, one of Manchester’s iconic buildings and next to some of the ultra modern building of Spinningfields, focuses on a subject which continues to fascinate. And not just historians. Take the success of Hilary Mantel’s ‘Wolf Hall’, and many still remember Keith Michelle’s portrayal of Henry VIII from TV’s…

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