Art in Manchester – New Exhibitions & Events in March

Art in Manchester
28th February 2020

Art in Manchester this March kicks off with lots of new exhibitions and events with a one day event encompassing contemporary art , workshops and live performances from EARTS  on 8th March at Whitworth Locke,  two exhibitions from Air Gallery, Rogue Artists Project Space have Mateus Beznitz solo exhibition. Girl Gang at The Lowry, plus Paper Gallery have exhibitions from Susannah Douglas & Gareth Bunting……Enjoy!! Don’t forget that Jasdeep Singh…

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Jasdeep Singh Degun at RNCM + Opera North comes to The Lowry

26th February 2020

Jasdeep Singh Degun at RNCM + Opera North comes to The Lowry Opera North bring a feast for opera lovers to The Lowry this March + the Opera North Orchestra will be performing with Sitar virtuoso Jasdeep Singh Degun at the Royal Northern College of Music with his new concerto, ARYA. Jasdeep Singh Degun – ARYA RNCM – Wednesday 11th March JASDEEP SINGH DEGUN ON ARYA, HIS NEW SITAR CONCERTO…

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Art in Manchester – Contemporary Art for February

Art in Manchester
4th February 2020

Art in Manchester has plenty to see this month with ‘Thumbs Up’ at Castlefield Gallery, Utopia’s at The Whitworth, and two exhibitions and some free workshops at Air Gallery. Arthur Neil at Contemporary Six. We also have news of an socially engaged artist led community art project in Old Trafford plus how to enter the New Light Prize exhibition 2020 Thumbs Up: Castlefield Gallery Exhibitions Dates: 24 January – 8…

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Art in Manchester – Contempory art for November

Art in Manchester
5th November 2019

  Art in Manchester has something for everyone both in Manchester and as usual, one a  little further afield with a new moving image installation ‘Am I not a woman’ at Liverpool International Slavery Museum from Manchester based artist and curator Elizabeth Kwant.  Something entirely different is ‘Meet the Neighbours from contemporary theatre company Quarrantine a weekend of tours, discussion, and guided walks exploring the phenomenal growth of Manchester centre…

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Art in Manchester – New Contemporary Art Exhibitions

17th October 2019

Art in Manchester this week has more new exhibitions for a very busy October. They include the Manchester Art School  MA Fine Arts Show at HOME,  The Lowry has IGOR + Moreno, plus a really interesting option for a day out with American artist Christina Quarles first solo exhibition at a European museum at The Hepworth, Wakefield Plus Europia Art Collective and she kreativ have a talk and open discussion at…

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Art in Manchester – New Exhibitions of Contemporary Art to See This Week

30th September 2019

Art in Manchester has lots of new contemporary art exhibitions to see in Manchester this week with a solo exhibition from Steven Heaton at Saul Hay Galley in Castlefield, Altrinchams Air Gallery has their new offering Exposure, The Horsfall, with Pool Arts responding to the life and work of William Blake, Chris Paynes exhibition of portrait photographs depicting iconic drummers at HOME.  Sara Riccardi has a new series of art…

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Colin Taylor – LightSpace: A Year in the Round – Royal Exchange

25th September 2019

Colin Taylor: LIGHTSPACE: A YEAR IN THE ROUND From 26th September simultaneously at The Royal Exchange Theatre and Contemporary Six Gallery Following two recent successful solo exhibitions at Manchester’s Contemporary Six Gallery which showcased the city’s architectural landscape, artist Colin Taylor, has produced a series of paintings representing the Royal Exchange Theatre. Colin embarked on the year-long project LIGHTSPACE: A YEAR IN THE ROUND inspired by the Exchange’s architecture and…

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Art in Manchester – Castlefield Gallery: 35 years of Sculpture, Berni Searle & Victoria Baths

Art in Manchester
1st September 2019

No Particular Place to Go? 35 years of sculpture at Castlefield Gallery Venue: Castlefield Gallery, Manchester Exhibition Dates: Friday 6 September – Sunday 27 October 2019 Public Preview: 6–8pm, Thursday 5 September 2019  Artists: James Ackerley, Sir Anthony Caro, Nicola Ellis, Ana Genovés, Lee Grandjean, Charles Hewlings, Hilary Jack, Stephanie James, Stephen Lewis, Jeff Lowe, Michael Lyons, Henry Moore, Jill Randall, Veronica Ryan, Laura White. Established by artists in 1984, 2019…

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Art in Manchester-Cézanne, Air Open 2019, Sculpture and Installation

Art in Manchester
15th August 2019

Cézanne at the Whitworth 24 August 2019 – 1 March 2020   This exhibition celebrates an extraordinary collection of drawings and prints by Paul Cézanne (1839–1906) that has been gifted and placed on long-term loan to the Whitworth by gallerist, collector, author and publisher Karsten Schubert. The Whitworth now holds the best collection of Cézanne works on paper in the United Kingdom, including a version of every print produced by…

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Future Cities, PoppyCock,Happy Endings, and Altrincham Gothic

Art in Manchester
4th August 2019

So.…..after the fantastic event that was the Manifest Arts Festival 2019 and MIF 2019 it’s back to a much smaller, but no less exciting, array of contemporary art to see in Manchester this week. Poppycock – The Weavers Factory Uppermill From 3rd August  Earlier this year I went over to Uppermill in Saddleworth to chat to Julian Bovis and Nigel Durkan two fantastic guys who have renovated a cottage in…

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