BeesBlogs art2c in Manchester – March – Two

Beesblogs art2c in Manchester
9th March 2018

BeesBlogs art2c in Manchester – March – Two BeesBlogs has a selection of exhibitions starting this coming week or just started, plus, one that any lover of photography will be delighted to see. The Hepworth, Wakefield ‘Lee Miller and Surrealism in Britain’ starting 22nd June – definitely One for the Diary (more information below) So, we have Lesley Halliwell in residence at Zellig Arts, Sara Ricardi in conversation with artists…


BeesBlogs art2c in Manchester – March – One

Art2c in Manchester
6th March 2018

BeesBlogs art2c in Manchester – March – One March heralds in Spring and some great new art2c in Manchester this month. Rather than put together a What’s On of great length, I’ve decided to break it down in weekly bite-size pieces. More next week!! As part of International Women’s Day and Manchester’s Wonder Women Festival, Castlefield Gallery have brought together Ruth Barker and Hannah Leighton-Boyce in their latest exhibition previewing…


Paradise Works – ‘Tipping The Scales’ PV 2nd March

Paradise Works
28th February 2018

Paradise Works – ‘Tipping the Scales’ Venue: Paradise Works Project Space 3rd – 31st March 2018 Preview: 6-9pm, Friday 2nd March 2018 Artists: Corey Bartle-Sanderson, Alexander J Croft, Richard Hughes, Precious Innes, Kieran Leach, Sam Porritt, Sara Procter, Gwyn Williams and Alistair Woods.   Tipping the scales is the inaugural exhibition presented by Kieran Leach and Precious Innes under the moniker The curatorial duo will program a series of exhibitions, the…


Manchester Art – Free Arts Festival 3rd March

Manchester Art
26th February 2018

Manchester Art from Beesblogs If the Beast from the East allows, why not brave the weather and see the Free Arts Festival at NOMA this weekend? Plus, Saul Hay Gallery in Castlefield will be showing a selection of  Experimental Films part of Manchester Film Festival 2018 – Free. (More information on both these below). You can also see there latest exhibition of contemporary art ‘Looking Forward’ Manchester art Gallery’s Annie…


BeesBlogs Art2c in Manchester

20th February 2018

BeesBlogs Art2c in Manchester has more Spring Art2c. In addition to my two blogs earlier this month BeesBlogs has more  new exhibitions for art lovers in Manchester and the North West. Joe O’Rourke – PS Mirabel | Hannah Wooll – Paper Gallery | Then There Was Us & Aaron Hansford – Sloe Gallery | Kate Haywood – MAG | Annie Swynnerton Retrospective – MAG | Alison Wilding – The Whitworth…


Puccini, Mozart and Verdi – Opera North’s Fatal Passions at The Lowry

The Lowry
14th February 2018

Puccini, Mozart and Verdi – Opera North at The Lowry Following on from last Novembers delightful series of ‘Little Greats‘ mini-operas, The Lowry and Opera North have announced ‘Fatal Passions’  Puccini’s much-loved tragedy Madama Butterfly returns alongside Opera North’s first ever production of Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera (A Masked Ball). A trio of powerful Italian blockbusters is bringing desire, betrayal and revenge to The Lowry this Spring as award-winning…


BeesBlogs Art2c in Manchester this February Part Two

6th February 2018

Following on from the last  BeesBlogs Art2c in Manchester Part One here are more exhibitions of great Art2c in Manchester: Update from my last BeesBlogs blog: Three of the exhibitions mentioned have now opened. Zellij Arts, Elizabeth Kwant’s  latest venture based in the Alexandria Library on Wilmslow Road has had a successful launch of work by Lesley Halliwell entitled ‘Tilted Plane‘. Saul Hay launched ‘Looking Forward’ their first exhibition of…


Zellij Arts – Comtemporary Art on Manchester’s Famous Curry Mile

Zellij Arts
31st January 2018

Zellij Arts – Contemporary Art on Manchester’s Famous Curry Mile ZELLIJ ARTS may not be a name familiar to BeesBlogs readers, but its a name I think we will hear a lot more of in 2018. Zellij Arts is an artist led project founded in 2016 by artist and curator Elizabeth Kwant. (You will have seen Kwant’s work at the GM Arts Prize 2017 Exhibition and ‘In Nothing Flat’ ,…


BeesBlogs – New Art2c in Manchester this February Part One

25th January 2018

BeesBlogs has lots of new art2c in Manchester this February with many new exhibitions getting underway. In this blog: Looking Forward at Saul Hay,  Fe/Male at Altrincham’s Air Gallery, Landscape artist Harry Ousey at Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery, and Richard Diggle at 53two Theatre. In New Art2c in Manchester this February Part Two will be Castlefield Gallery, Zellij Art at the Alexandria Library, Sophie Tyrrell at The Portico Library,…


BeesBlogs Talks To Sara Riccardi – Founder of Art Across

Sara Riccardi
9th January 2018

BeesBlogs talks to Sara Riccardi of Art Across     BeesBlogs spoke to Sara Riccardi the face behind Art Across a project aiming to bring open discussion about modern art and its evolution from art history. Born in Rome, Sara Riccardi, arrived in Manchester via Bath having completed her BA and MA in the History of Art at “La Sapienza” University of Rome. Living among some of the worlds great…