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A summer of art in Manchester

With Easter fast approaching, and the end of this semester in sight, it won't be long before the dawning of a long, ...

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Art in the Northern Quarter

Stepping into the Northern Quarter is like walking into a parallel universe; its treasure trove of independent shops, cafes and bars couldn’t ...

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Fight like a girl

On the eve of International Women’s Day, American sculptor Kristen Visbal unveiled her latest piece. Standing defiant and strong, a bronze statue ...

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A summer of art in Manchester

Posted on Mar 17, 2017 1
Photo: Jose Francisco Del Valle Mojica @ Flickr

Art in the Northern Quarter

Posted on Mar 15, 2017 2
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Fight like a girl

Posted on Mar 14, 2017 3
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A summer of art in Manchester

With summer on the way find out what Manchester’s galleries have got in store

Photo: Jose Francisco Del Valle Mojica @ Flickr

Art in the Northern Quarter

Liv Clarke explores the creative world of Manchester’s Northern Quarter

Photo: Whitworth Art Gallery

Review: Sooni Taraporevala at the Whitworth

The Whitworth Art Gallery presents Sooni Taraporevala’s first solo UK exhibition

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Fight like a girl

‘Fearless Girl’ stands strong against Wall Street’s ‘Charging Bull’

Photo: Elliott Mills

The ‘Before I Die’ blackboard: Iterations and implications

Elliott Mills illustrates how the ‘Before I Die’ blackboard, as well as other everyday features of Oxford Road, is a symbol for the cycle of life and death

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Does contemporary art have a bad reputation?

What does it take to be a contemporary artist? Liv Clarke investigates the modern art scene

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Wonder Women Festival lands in Manchester

The breakdown of our top art picks from the feminist festival of the year

Photo: HOME

Upcoming at HOME: La Movida

“If you lived in the 80s and remember it, then you didn’t live it.”

Lie Lie Land

Are they Putin on the Ritz?

Photo: Isabel Oldman

Review: Deanna Petherbridge at the Whitworth

More than thirty years after her residency, The Whitworth showcases work from Petherbridge’s 45 year career

Photo: Georgia Welch

Instagram: The pros and cons

A celebration that anyone can be an artist, or just another reminder of the mediocrity of today’s society? Georgia Welch takes a look at the best and worst of Instagram

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Never Going Underground: The Fight for LGBT+ Rights

The People’s History Museum opens a new, politically-motivated exhibition this month