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John Stezaker Photo: Cicely Ryder-Belson

Review: John Stezaker's Still Life

Conceptual artist John Stezaker has arrived at the Whitworth, showcasing work that challenges the assumed conventions of photography and aesthetic sensibility. The exhibition ...

Cornelia Parker, Verso, 2016. Copyright the artist

Looking beyond the façade: Cornelia Parker’s ‘Verso’

Renowned for exploding garden sheds, dissecting Turner paintings, and steamrolling candlesticks: Cornelia Parker returns to the Whitworth Art Gallery, challenging perceptions through ...

Photo: Georgia Welch

Instagram: The pros and cons

In 2017 you would be hard-pressed to find someone who does not use, or at least is not aware of, Instagram. The much-loved ...

John Stezaker Photo: Cicely Ryder-Belson

Review: John Stezaker's Still Life

Posted on Jan 29, 2018 1
Cornelia Parker, Verso, 2016. Copyright the artist

Looking beyond the façade: Cornelia Parker’s ‘Verso’

Posted on Oct 16, 2017 2
Photo: Georgia Welch

Instagram: The pros and cons

Posted on Feb 17, 2017 3
John Stezaker Photo: Cicely Ryder-Belson

Review: John Stezaker’s Still Life

John Stezaker showcases his unique brand of artistry as the Whitworth gallery is taken over by his surreal photographic collages

Cornelia Parker, Verso, 2016. Copyright the artist

Looking beyond the façade: Cornelia Parker’s ‘Verso’

The Whitworth welcomes back Cornelia Parker, in an installation which looks behind the boundaries of artistic discourse

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

Photo: Isabel Oldman

Review: Strange and Familiar: Britain as Revealed by International Photographers

Manchester Art Gallery displays a fascinating insight into international views of British life

Leonie Dunn

Photo Of The Week

Do you have a photo that you want to share? Each week we will print a different photograph. No worries if you’re an amateur, we want to see what you can capture.

Shop in Valencia. Photo: Holly Smith

Photo Of The Week

Do you have a photo that you want to share? Each week we will print a different photograph. No worries if you’re an amateur or professional, we want to see what you can capture.

The Manchester Art Gallery is hosting the 'Focal Points' exhibtion. Photo: Joe Sandler Clarke

Review: Focal Points

Focal Points: a collaborative exhibition exploring the debt of contemporary photographers to traditional artistic themes