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Manchester City Centre, Photo: Stacey McNaught  @Flickr

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Preview: Playtime @ The Cornerhouse Friday 21st November 2014, 18:00 – 21:00, Free. Drop in. With the moving of the Cornerhouse to a new ...

Paintbrushes: John Morgan @Flickr

Turner Prize 2014 Artists: Ciara Phillips

Established in 1984, the Turner Prize is awarded each year to a contemporary artist under 50 living, working or born in Britain, ...

The Turner Prize will be held at Tate Britain in London on December 1st.  photo: ugardener @Flickr

Turner Prize 2014 Artists: Duncan Campbell

Established in 1984, the Turner Prize is awarded each year to a contemporary artist under 50 living, working or born in Britain, ...

Manchester City Centre, Photo: Stacey McNaught  @Flickr

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Paintbrushes: John Morgan @Flickr

Turner Prize 2014 Artists: Ciara Phillips

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The Turner Prize will be held at Tate Britain in London on December 1st.  photo: ugardener @Flickr

Turner Prize 2014 Artists: Duncan Campbell

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Paintbrushes: John Morgan @Flickr

Turner Prize 2014 Artists: Ciara Phillips

In the run up to the Turner Prize winner being announced on December 1st, Mancunion Arts & Culture brings you introductions to the four 2014 nominees

Manchester City Centre, Photo: Stacey McNaught @Flickr

What’s on?

Your guide to what is happening in the city this month.

The Turner Prize will be held at Tate Britain in London on December 1st. photo: ugardener @Flickr

Turner Prize 2014 Artists: Duncan Campbell

In the run up to the Turner Prize being announced on December 1st, The Mancunion Arts & Culture brings you introductions to the four 2014 nominees

Damien Hirst's Virgin Mother (2005) at Gordon Bunshaft's Lever House (1952), New York City. Photo: Jeff Berman @Flickr

Turner Prize 2014

The UK is getting ready for the 2014 Tuner Prize, but before we look at the nominees, let’s take a look back at previous winners of this prestigious award

Archives New Zealand@Flickr

The Sensory War: 1914 – 2014

The Manchester Art Gallery opens its doors to a new exhibition celebrating the centenary of WW1

Photo: Ma Jose O.@ Flickr

To Ban or Not To Ban?

The EU has started considering whether the cadmium pigment is paints is to be banned. But what is cadmium and why is it so bad?

Photo: Man Alive @Flickr

What’s On This Month?

Your guide to what’s happening in the city this month

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.

Pablo Picasso. Photo: marie-ll @Flickr

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Pablo Picasso

How much do you actually know about the person behind the canvas?

L'Estampe moderne: La Femme au paon. Photo: MCAD Library @Flickr

Where Are The Women In Art?

Why are all the artists who are so prolific in art history male? Why has society only decided to do something about it now?

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.

Photo: Chinese Art @Flickr

Manchester’s Top Art Secrets

Each week we explore a new place in Manchester to find the city’s top art secrets. This week Holly Smith visited the Centre For Chinese Contemporary Art.