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Photo: Creative Tourist

A summer of art in Manchester

With summer on the way find out what Manchester’s galleries have got in store

Photo: Whitworth Art Gallery

Review: Sooni Taraporevala at the Whitworth

The Whitworth Art Gallery presents Sooni Taraporevala’s first solo UK exhibition

Photo: Isabel Oldman

Review: Deanna Petherbridge at the Whitworth

More than thirty years after her residency, The Whitworth showcases work from Petherbridge’s 45 year career

Photo: Stacey MacNaught

New Year New Manchester

Manchester’s most exciting arts and culture events in 2017

Photo: The Whitworth

Preview: The Frost Fair

Kick off Christmas with the University of Manchester’s Whitworth Art Gallery this year. The Frost Fair is definitely going to be unmissable

Photo: Mohamed Nanabhay @Flickr

Idris Khan at the Whitworth

Idris Khan presents an innovative and intriguing new exhibition at the Whitworth, Hannah Foy takes a look

Marcantonio Raimondi - The Massacre of the Innocents. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Marcantonio Raimondi and Raphael at the Whitworth

Brand new to the Whitworth Art Gallery this week is the exciting Marcantonio Raimondi and Raphael exhibit.

Photo: Alan Williams/The University of Manchester

The Whitworth strikes gold in VisitEngland Awards

University of Manchester’s art gallery, The Whitworth, is named as VisitEngland’s largest visitor attraction of the year.

Photo: Whitworth Gallery

Review: Richard Forster

Question the concept of time with Richard Forster at the Whitworth

Photo: oatsy40 @Flickr

Whitworth gallery claims Manchester tourism award

The Whitworth Art Gallery wins tourism award and beats National Graphene Institute and Manchester Cancer Research Centre to latest major award.

Fallowfield Station. Photo: Gene Hunt @Flickr

The Big Fat Mancunion Quiz of the Year

How good is your general knowledge of Manchester? Test yourself, test your housemates, and see how many of these you already know

Image: Flickr, JanetR3

Pop-up Whitworth

Though Whitworth Gallery is currently closed for refurbishment until August 2014, its resurfacing collection previewed in unlikely venues whets our appetite for its reopening. Lotty Adam visits the Pop-Up Whitworth at Selfridges’ Festival of Imagination.