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exhibition Nina Chua and Daniel Silver
Castlefield Gallery | 30 October 2022 – 29 January 2023

A lively and exuberant exhibition of the work of Nina Chua and Daniel Silver, part of Castlefield Gallery’s ongoing series of two person shows.

exhibition Matthew Bamber and Ivy Kalungi
Castlefield Gallery | 25 September – 16 October 2022

Artists Matthew Bamber and Ivy Kalungi explore how images, objects and bodies hold memories of personal and social histories.

literature The Illustrated Woman: the art of tattoo
Manchester Poetry Library | 12 July 2022

Manchester Metropolitan University presents The Illustrated Woman: the art of tattoo a day of special events to launch Helen Mort’s latest poetry collection.

visual arts Drink and Draw with Indy Arts
The Old Abbey Taphouse | 25 June 2022

Explore your creative side and indulge in some drawing, painting and collage with your tipple of choice.

visual arts Drink and Draw with Indy Arts
The Old Abbey Taphouse | 11 June 2022

Explore your creative side and indulge in some drawing, painting and collage with your tipple of choice.

exhibition PIVOT: Editions
Castlefield Gallery | 27 May – 4 September 2022

Castlefield Gallery presents an exhibition of affordable editioned work you can buy and own from five North West-based artists.

performance Nature, Archive & Anarchy by Kelly Jayne Jones
Castlefield Gallery | 21 April 2022

As part of Archives at Play, Kelly Jayne Jones uses sound to create a site of ritual, resonating with the fabric of the building at Castlefield Gallery.

talk Dr. Yan Wang Preston in-conversation with Thomas Dukes
Castlefield Gallery | 10 April 2022

Dr. Yan Wang Preston introduces the photographic series, English Gardens, and talks about her research into why the landscape looks the way it does.

performance John Powell-Jones: CYBERJUNK late opening with live soundtrack
Castlefield Gallery | 2 December 2021

Enjoy a late opening of the CYBERJUNK exhibition at Castlefield Gallery accompanied with live audio performances by John Powell-Jones and Lauren de Sá Naylor.

visual arts Manchester Art Fair
Manchester Central Convention Centre | 4 – 6 November 2022

One of the UK’s most ambitious art fairs, Manchester Art Fair, returns to Manchester Central on the 4-6th November.

theatre Speakers’ Corner: Sisterhood
Contact Theatre | 27 September – 6 December 2021

Speakers’ Corner: Sisterhood is a free exhibition at Contact – part celebration of sisterhood and part show of colourful individuality.

visual arts TOTEM LATAMAT
The Manchester Museum | 21 – 24 October 2021

Experience an Indigenous Mexican response to climate change as TOTEM LATAMAT travels to Brunswick Park, opposite Manchester Museum, before its final stop at COP26.

exhibition Completely A Hustling Place
Manchester Central Library | 21 October – 31 December 2021

Completely A Hustling Place is an exhibition at Central Library from Venture Arts that offers an exciting and immersive showcase of creativity and studio output over the past year.

visual arts Pendulum Wave Machine
Brunswick Park | 21 – 23 October 2021

The mechanical marvel is a fusion of science and art that will delight visitors to Corridor of Light who can view the spectacle from a specially cast, concrete bench which has been reinforced with graphene.

visual arts Illuminating Nature
The Manchester Museum | 21 – 23 October 2021

Manchester Museum will have a new display in its window featuring a number of stunning shells which glow a brilliant, florescent pink and show just how magical nature can be.