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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 ...

Photo: Isabel Oldman

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

Having finished a summer stint at London’s Barbican, the Martin Parr curated exhibition Strange and Familiar has arrived at Manchester Art Gallery, ...

Cornelia Parker, Verso, 2016. Copyright the artist

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

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Photo: Georgia Welch

Instagram: The pros and cons

Posted on Feb 17, 2017 2
Photo: Isabel Oldman

Review: Strange and Familiar: Britain as Revealed by

Posted on Dec 5, 2016 3
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