Manchester Art Gallery

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Mosley Street,
Manchester,
M2 3JL

0161 235 8888

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Channel Crossings: English And French Impressionism And Post-Impressionism
Paintings by artists including Camille Pissarro, Alfred Sisley and Auguste Renoir, alongside British artists such as George Clausen, John Singer Sargent and Philip Wilson Steer.
When
Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, closed Dec 24-26, 31, Jan 1, ends Dec 6 2014
Genre
Arts - none
Cost
free
A Highland Romance: Victorian Views Of Scottishness
Paintings and works on paper from the 19th century by Scottish artists including Peter Graham, JMW Turner and Sir David Wilkie, alongside works by English and contemporary artists.
When
From Sep 20, Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, closed Dec 24-26, 31, Jan 1, ends Sep 1
Genre
Arts - none
Cost
free
Lunchtime Art Bites: Talk
A discussion about the works on display.
When
Wed 12.30pm-1pm
Genre
Special - lit
Cost
free
Tour In British Sign Language
With Jennifer Little.
When
Jan 12, Feb 9, Mar 9, May 11, Jul 13, Sep 14, Nov 9, 3pm-4pm
Genre
Special - lit
Cost
free
Sculptural Forms: A Century Of Experiment
An overview of the medium, exploring themes of abstraction, transformation and the human condition, by modern and contemporary artists including Claire Malet, Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth and Eduardo Paolozzi.
When
Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, ends Sep 7
Genre
Arts - none
Cost
free
Highlights Tour
When
Thu, Sat & Sun 2pm-3pm
Genre
Special - none
Cost
free
Studio Saturdays
Investigate sculpture and collage.
When
Sat 2pm-4pm
Genre
Special - kid
Cost
free
Philosophy Cafe: Talk
An informal discussion group talking about broad philosophy topics.
When
May 13, Jun 10, Jul 8, Sep 9, 10.30am-12noon, Aug 28, 6pm-8pm
Genre
Special - lit
Cost
free
Bernhard Schobinger: The Rings Of Saturn
Recognised as a key figure of avant-garde contemporary jewellery, Bernhard Schobinger's subversive approach to making spans more than 40 years and has earned him a reputation for rebellious innovation. His work skilfully transforms discovered objects into pieces that allude to past and present, precious and leftover.
When
Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, ends Oct 19
Genre
Arts - none
Cost
free
Frank Auerbach
A significant collection of work by Frank Auerbach, one of Britain's most celebrated living painters. Spanning the artist's career from 1950 - 2005, the works have been drawn from the extensive private collection of Auerbach's work held by the artist's long-standing friend, Lucian Freud.
When
Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, ends Aug 10
Genre
Arts - none
Cost
free
Radical Figures: Post-war British Figurative Painting
In the post-war period of surrealism, abstraction and pop art a school of artists pioneered the reinvention of figurative art. The display explores the work of The London School featuring works by Francis Bacon, Lucien Freud and David Hockney.
When
Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, ends Sep 28
Genre
Arts - none
Cost
free
Cotton Couture
A remarkable collection of designer dresses and suits commissioned by the Colour, Design and Style Centre of the Cotton Board, a Manchester-based organisation aiming to promote the use of cotton in fashion and to expand the export trade.
When
From Jun 19, Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, phone for christmas & new year closure, ends Jun 14
Genre
Arts - none
Cost
free
Ryan Gander: Make Every Show Like It's Your Last
The renowned conceptual artist presents exploring the constantly changing rules in the relationships between author, work and viewer.
When
From Jul 3, Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, ends Sep 14
Genre
Arts - none
Cost
free
Centre For The Imagination
Family art sessions.
When
Jul 29-Aug 1, 1pm-3pm
Genre
Special - fam
Cost
free
Take Notice: De-Stress With Art: Workshop
Lunchtime de-stress sessions.
When
Aug 5, Sep 2, 12.15pm-12.45pm
Genre
Special - none
Cost
free
Tour Of Cotton Couture With Jennifer Little
Take a tour of Manchester Art Gallery with Jennifer Little.
When
Sep 14, 3pm-4pm
Genre
Special - none
Cost
free
Tour Of Cotton Couture With Jennifer Little
A guided tour in British Sign Language.
When
Sep 14, 3pm-4pm
Genre
Special - none
Cost
free
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