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Preview: MSoA's Graphic Print Auction

If you are interested in purchasing some eclectic and interesting prints to decorate your new uni room in the coming September semester, ...

Tez Ilyas Photo: Gaby Jerrard PR

Interview: Tez Ilyas

With a bibliography including two series’ on BBC Radio 4 and TV appearances on shows such as Mock the Week (BBC 2) ...

Ruth Barker, Circle Work, 2015. Performance. Photography by Christopher MacInnes. Courtesy of the Agency

Review: Ruth Barker and Hannah Leighton-Boyce

If you have time to see just one exhibition from Manchester’s Wonder Woman Festival 2018, I strongly urge you to wander into ...

Manchester School of Art

Preview: MSoA's Graphic Print Auction

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Tez Ilyas Photo: Gaby Jerrard PR

Interview: Tez Ilyas

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Ruth Barker, Circle Work, 2015. Performance. Photography by Christopher MacInnes. Courtesy of the Agency

Review: Ruth Barker and Hannah Leighton-Boyce

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Manchester School of Art

Preview: MSoA’s Graphic Print Auction

Calling all graphic design fans, and uni students desperate for a revamp of their bedrooms

Tez Ilyas Photo: Gaby Jerrard PR

Interview: Tez Ilyas

Eleanor Forrest finds out what it means for comedian Tez Ilyas to ’Teztify’ against modern day assumptions of himself as a Northern, Working-class, British Muslim.

Photo: Poetry of Perception @ Vimeo

Review: Slam of the North

Four universities go head to head in a slam poetry competition tackling issues ranging from puberty to politics

Ruth Barker, Circle Work, 2015. Performance. Photography by Christopher MacInnes. Courtesy of the Agency

Review: Ruth Barker and Hannah Leighton-Boyce

Castlefield Gallery holds a major two person exhibit exploring an encounter between the quotidian, ancient world, and contemporary Britain

Othello, the Moor of Venice (1826) Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Objects of Obsession: Sonia Boyce

Manchester Art Gallery host Sonia Boyce as part of the Objects of Obsession collaboration with the Royal Academy, revealing what object has influenced and obsessed her most

The Olive Gatherers 1889 Photo: Manchester Art Gallery

Renewed female representation: ‘Painting Light and Hope’

Nearly a century since Annie Swynnerton was first exhibited at the Manchester Art Gallery, they pay homage to her legacy as part of the Wonder Woman Festival running across Manchester

'Emily in the Mirror' Photo: Vikram Kushwah

Profile: Vikram Kushwah and his surreal childhood narratives

Vikram Kushwah’s photography brings surreal fairytales to fashion photography

Petra Collins Gucci campaign Photo: Vimeo

Profile: Petra Collins and imagined nostalgia

Liv Clarke identifies why Petra Collins’ hazy dreamscape photography has become so pertinent in our own female realities

Photo: Julia Morgan

Interview: Cara Looij on (IN)SANE

Orla Quilligan talks to Cara Looij, project manager of multimedia arts event (IN)SANE

Photo: After Twilight

After Twilight: A Youth take over of the Whitworth

Putting young South Asian talent on the agenda, the Whitworth Young Contemporaries launched an evening full to the brim with conceptual art and emerging musicians to bring diversity back into galleries

Photo: Eleanor Forrest

The Terracotta Army has arrived in Liverpool

10 terracotta warriors and over 180 artefacts are on display at the World Museum, Liverpool, linking the UK and China both historically and culturally

Floating Narratives (2017) Na Buqi Photo: CFCCA

NOW – A Dialogue on Female Chinese Contemporary Artists

The CFCCA open up a platform for seven emerging female artists working in China and giving a voice to gender equality.