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Until Aug 2025 At Home with the Pankhurst Family
The Pankhurst Centre | 29 August 2021 – 31 August 2025

The transformation of the Pankhurst Centre exhibition space is incredible thanks to its new permanent exhibition, At Home with the Pankhurst Family.

Until Sep 2022 Still Parents Life after Baby Loss
The Whitworth | 24 September 2021 – 4 September 2022

Still Parents is the first exhibition of its kind, creating a platform to share personal stories open conversations and break the wall of silence that continues to surround baby loss.

Until Dec 2022 Open House
The Whitworth | 26 November 2021 – 10 December 2022

Wallpapers began arriving at the Whitworth in 1967, this exhibition delves into the galley’s collection of around 10,000 examples.

Until Jul 2022 RNCM Lunchtime and Spotlight Concerts
Royal Northern College of Music | 20 January – 8 July 2022

RNCM Lunchtime and Spotlight Concerts occur throughout the year and are a great introduction to Manchester’s famous conservatoire.

Until Feb 2023 Exchanges
The Whitworth | 19 February 2022 – 10 February 2023

Exchanges sets art and artist together, sometimes in harmony, sometimes in opposition – always with insight and intention.

Until Jun 2022 A Woman’s Work
The Refuge | 8 March – 30 June 2022

A Woman’s Work is a celebration of 20th-century female documentary photography launching at The Refuge this International Woman’s Day.

Until Jun 2022 Disney’s Beauty and the Beast
Palace Theatre | 31 March – 4 June 2022

Disney and The Palace Theatre proudly invites you to ‘Be Their Guest’ as one of the most enchanted musicals of all time, Beauty and the Beast, returns to Manchester in 2022.

Until Feb 2023 Fairy Tales
Z-arts | 5 April 2022 – 26 February 2023

Fairy Tales is Z-arts latest exhibition, an interactive world of play and storytelling for children up to 8-years old and their grown-ups.

Until Jun 2022 British Art Show 9: Elliptical Reading
Manchester Poetry Library | 3 May – 21 June 2022

As part of British Art Show 9, artist Abigail Reynolds is developing Elliptical Reading, a regular reading hour at local libraries in each city of the BAS9 tour.

May 2022 Oh Mother
HOME | 12 – 28 May 2022

Oh Mother is a fever dream of a show made in the heat of the love, the exhaustion and the chaos.

Until Sep 2022 British Art Show 9
HOME, Castlefield Gallery & the Whitworth | 26 May – 3 September 2022

British Art Show 9 explores three overarching themes – healing, care and reparative history; tactics for togetherness; and imagining new futures. Each of the four exhibitions will also adapt to local contexts. In Manchester the exhibition will engage with the evolving nature of work and the ongoing struggle to shape a new social contract.

Until Sep 2022 British Art Show 9
The Whitworth | 26 May – 3 September 2022

Alongside partners across the city, the Whitworth will host the forthcoming British Art Show 9, the biggest touring exhibition of contemporary art in the UK