Manchester City Galleries forms part of Manchester City Council’s Neighbourhoods Directorate.
Manchester City Galleries is responsible for delivering services on two public sites:
The Service has responsibility for three designated collections of fine art, decorative art and costume.
The Programmes division consists of four main areas:
Responsible for the display of our art collections, which have been Designated as being of national importance.
Principal Manager: Collections Access Ruth Shrigley email@example.com
Managing Manchester Art Gallery’s diverse programme of changing exhibitions.
Principal Manager: Exhibitions Tim Wilcox firstname.lastname@example.org
Responsible for programmes for schools, colleges, adult learners, families and community groups
Principal Manager: Learning Ronan Brindley email@example.com
Family learning, adult learning and community development contact: Louise Thompson firstname.lastname@example.org
The Services division has three main areas:
Head of Communications, The Manchester Museums & Galleries Partnership, Lesa Dryburgh
Communications Manager (part Time) Jenny Davies email@example.com
Communications Manager (part Time) Rachel Fitzgerald firstname.lastname@example.org
Design Manager Ian Smith email@example.com
Marketing Manager Jane Wilcox firstname.lastname@example.org
Web Manager Martin Grimes email@example.com
Commercial: Retail; Catering; Venue hire, Weddings, Events, Commercial Filming; Licensing & Picture Library and Photography
Head of Commercial Operations, The Manchester Museum & Galleries Partnership: Marcus Chase firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact for enquiries about Manchester Art Gallery Cafe and Restaurant: Catherine Pank 0161 235 8852 email@example.com
Retail – Assistant Retail Manager: Lindsay McCulloch firstname.lastname@example.org
Venue hire, weddings and commercial filming
Marie Bergin 0161 235 8866
Yasmin Butt 0161 235 8862
Catherine Pank 0161 235 8852
Photography, Photographer Alan Seabright email@example.com
Principal Manager: Visitor Services and Operations
Catriona Morgan firstname.lastname@example.org
The Development division is responsible for fundraising activities for the service.
Head of Development, The Manchester Museums & Galleries Partnership, Jo Beggs email@example.com 0161 275 7474
Development Manager (Corporate Fundraising) Catherine Corlett firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 235 8896
Development Manager (Individual Giving) Gwen Oakden email@example.com 0161 235 8814
Friends and Events Co-ordinator Claire Batt firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 235 8814
Responsible for the care, conservation and stewardship of our collections, and the management of Queens Park Conservation Studios.
Head of Asset Management Amanda Wallace email@example.com 0161 235 8827 and 0161 219 6729
Projects Assistant Bev Hogg firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 235 8803
Heritage Development Officer Ian Condon email@example.com 0161 219 6720
Senior Conservator (and works on paper conservator) Claire Grundy firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 219 6727
Paintings Conservator Verity Lowdon email@example.com 0161 219 6722 (currently on maternity leave, expected return August 2013)
Paintings Conservator (Mat Leave cover) Julia Jackson firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 219 6722
Furniture and Frames Conservator Chris Russell email@example.com 0161 219 6721
Collection Care Officer Sarah Rainbow firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 219 2337 (currently on maternity leave, expected return November 2013)
Senior Galleries Registrar Phillippa Wood email@example.com 0161 235 8890
Assistant Registrar Sian Millar firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 235 8829
Collection Information Officer John Peel email@example.com 0161 235 8892
The Gallery of Costume houses our Designated collections of clothing and fashion accessories, one of the one of the largest collections in Britain. It is based at Platt Hall in Rusholme and is now open seven days a week.
Senior Curator: Gallery of Costume Dr Miles Lambert firstname.lastname@example.org
The Partnerships team is responsible for managing delivery of the Arts Council Funded Major Partner Museums programme across the The Manchester Museums and Galleries Partnership (Manchester Art Gallery, the Whitworth Art Gallery and Manchester Museum); and for the Arts Council Funded Museum Development North West programme across The Manchester Museums and Galleries Partnership and the Cumbrian Museums Consortium (Lakeland Arts Trust, Wordsworth Trust and Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery Trust)
Performance & Monitoring Manager Brendan Parker, email@example.com
Sustainable Improvement Officer David Craven, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sustainable Development Officer Alex Bird, email@example.com
Museum Development Officer North post currently vacant
Museum Development Officer South post currently vacant