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Photo: Elliott Mills

The 'Before I Die' blackboard: Iterations and implications

Death works its way into the everyday imagination in myriad un-profound ways, a claim which this article might both explore and attest. ...

Before You're 30 (Photo: Raphaé Memon)

Before You’re 30

Before You’re 30 (BY30) is back for the new academic year! Come along to Manchester’s most unique and free art, architecture and ...

Mies interview Tom Jefferies of MSA (photo: Mies)

Architecture: 'as pragmatic or as esoteric as you like'

We chatted with the Head of MSA, Professor Tom Jefferies, for our second UNI interview. We asked him how he got into ...

Photo: Elliott Mills

The 'Before I Die' blackboard: Iterations and implications

Posted on Mar 10, 2017 1
Before You're 30 (Photo: Raphaé Memon)

Before You’re 30

Posted on Oct 17, 2013 2
Mies interview Tom Jefferies of MSA (photo: Mies)

Architecture: 'as pragmatic or as esoteric as you

Posted on Apr 25, 2013 3
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

Before You're 30 (Photo: Raphaé Memon)

Before You’re 30

Coordinator of ‘BY30’, Raphaé Memon, welcomes you to his monthly event: ‘Three speakers, each talking for thirty minutes, with an opportunity to meet and chat with them afterwards.’

Mies interview Tom Jefferies of MSA (photo: Mies)

Architecture: ‘as pragmatic or as esoteric as you like’

Arian Lehner and James Taylor-Foster founded Mies UK as an independent project to look at architecture from a student perspective through written and filmed interview

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Review: Jane and Louise Wilson

Clayton Fuller vists the Whitworth to check out the latest exhibition from Turner-prize nominated duo Jane and Louise Wilson

Erotica by Chen Man, 2003

Chen Man

Chinese artist Chen Man broke into the art world with her otherworldly photography for Vision, a Shanghai-based fashion and arts magazine. Since then she has…

Hayley Flynn, Skyliner #9

The secrets above your eyeline

Hayley Flynn’s Skyliner blog captures the Manchester that we miss in the street-level crush