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Step into the imaginative world of ‘Doodle Den’ with the People’s History Museum. All of the activities are online so you can enjoy ‘Doodle Den’ at home. Build your own special den and then relax and lose yourself in the fun and freedom of doodling. Pick up a pen and pencil and scroll through the […]

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Sheba Arts CIC will host its first full week, in-person community festival this year. The festival will showcase the best of community migrant art in Greater Manchester and the North of England. Offering an exciting community event, the festival will take place for two days in Manchester Central Library (in partnership with Ahmed Iqbal Ullah […]

Taking place right across Chorlton, Chorlton Arts Festival is an annual event celebrating local artists. You’ll find all kinds of art displayed around the streets and places in Chorlton. From performance to painting, and handmade jewellery to street art, there’s plenty to see and do. Check out the full listings on the Chorlton Arts Festival […]

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Submissions are open for the Manchester Open 2022 exhibition. The Manchester Open is an art exhibition that welcomes artwork from anybody. Whether you’re a professional artist or creating art for the first time – you can submit your work to be displayed in the Manchester Open. HOME believes that everyone is an artist. This is […]

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Would you like to enjoy Castlefield Gallery at your own pace? ‘Slow Saturday’ offers an opportunity to book a timed visit to the Gallery so that you don’t feel rushed when you are experiencing the exhibitions. You will be able to enjoy the Gallery’s new exhibitions: The Annotated Reader and The Naming of Things. Tickets […]

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The Naming of Things is an art exhibition you can visit at Castlefield Gallery. The collection of includes different types of artwork. There will be paintings, sculptures and films for you to see. Each artwork aims to explore how we can use writing and language to express a range of different topics.    

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The Annotated Reader is a unique exhibition of writing displayed at Castlefield Gallery. The collection features almost 300 responses and handwritten annotations on a chosen piece of writing. For the exhibition, a range of people including artists, designers, writers and musicians were asked to imagine they’ve missed the last train. The clever exhibition displays their […]

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Take a trip to the People’s History Museum for this family-friendly exhibition featuring a collection of 100 pairs of ceramic feet. Each pair of feet has been decorated with unique patterns from around the world. The designs represent our world and also its different cultures. This exhibition is brought to the Museum by UK-based artist […]

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Head to The Portico Library this summer to see some wonderful work by celebrated Brazilian artist Maria Nepomuceno. Joyful and brightly coloured, the artwork will welcome people back to the city centre and also into the beautiful Portico Library. Maria Nepomuceno uses a variety of different techniques to create her work. She also uses natural […]