An in-depth evaluation covering the whole project has been included in the project plan and will be funded by NLHF under this grant. Download the brief and find out more about the project here.
Since 2017 the Manchester Contemporary Art Fund has donated funds for Manchester Art Gallery to acquire 14 works from The Manchester Contemporary which takes place alongside the annual Manchester Art Fair.
In preparation for his talk - A Global Tapestry, gallery volunteer Richard visited designer Samson Soboye in his shop in London. For Richard, Soboye's three-piece suit is one of the standout pieces of contemporary men’s tailoring in Dandy Style.
Freelance curator and writer Hammad Nasar write about his relationship with Manchester Art Gallery from the first project he curated for the gallery, Beyond the Page in 2006, up to his recent British Art Show 9.
We are delighted to have acquired four new works for the collection from The Manchester Contemporary Art Fund patrons.
Manchester Art Gallery is delighted to announce that a painting by Nahem Shoa has been gifted by the artist to the collection. Now based in London, Shoa studied in Manchester and this portrait was painted in his final year at Manchester School of Art
Curator Hannah Williamson tells the tale of three paintings in our collection, currently on loan to the Musée des Beaux Arts in Caen, Normandy.
We are delighted to have acquired a number of artworks that featured in Grayson’s Art Club The Exhibition.