Manchester Art Gallery

Exhibitions

Ivon Hitchens, Spring Woodland, detail

And Breathe…

Exploring the relationship between art and mindfulness

16 March 2018–19 January 2020

Louis Poulsen, Artichoke light

Nordic Craft and Design

Highlighting the superb quality and creativity inherent in design from the region.

6 July 2018–10 November 2019

Events

Highlights tour

Find out more about art on display, the building and the history of the gallery.

18 October, 2pm–3pm


Open Doors

A series of creative, sensory workshops especially aimed at autistic children

19 October, 9.15am–11.15am


Drypoint etching workshop

Get to grips with this distinctive printmaking process with artist Lucy Gell, and take home a series of your own original prints to frame.

19 October, 10am–1pm


  • Highlights tour

    Find out more about art on display, the building and the history of the...

    18 October, 2pm–3pm

  • Open Doors

    A series of creative, sensory workshops especially aimed at autistic children

    19 October, 9.15am–11.15am

  • Drypoint etching workshop

    Get to grips with this distinctive printmaking process with artist Lucy Gell, and take...

    19 October, 10am–1pm

Need to get together to get something done?

If you’d like to get together and get things done, we have spaces and resources free for non profit groups. We are especially interested in supporting people who are looking to make Manchester a better place to live work and play.

Two powerful photographs by South African artist Berni Searle have been donated to Manchester Art Gallery.

Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Get deeper into the art, join a gallery tour

Join one of our brilliant volunteer guides for a tour of the gallery. Find out more about art on display, the building and the history of the gallery.