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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Managing Manchester Art Gallery’s diverse programme of changing exhibitions.
Principal Manager: Exhibitions Tim Wilcox email@example.com
Responsible for programmes for schools, colleges, adult learners, families and community groups
Principal Manager: Learning Ronan Brindley firstname.lastname@example.org
Family learning, adult learning and community development contact: Louise Thompson email@example.com
The Services division has three main areas:
Communications Manager (part Time) Jenny Davies firstname.lastname@example.org
Communications Manager (part Time) Rachel Fitzgerald email@example.com
Design Manager Ian Smith firstname.lastname@example.org
Marketing Manager Jane Wilcox email@example.com
Web Manager Martin Grimes firstname.lastname@example.org
Head of Commercial Operations, The Manchester Museum & Galleries Partnership: Marcus Chase email@example.com
Contact for enquiries about Manchester Art Gallery Cafe and Restaurant: Catherine Pank 0161 235 8852 firstname.lastname@example.org
Retail – Assistant Retail Manager: Lindsay McCulloch email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Principal Manager: Visitor Services and Operations
Catriona Morgan email@example.com
The Development division is responsible for fundraising activities for the service.
Head of Development, The Manchester Museums & Galleries Partnership, Jo Beggs firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 275 7474
Development Manager (Individual Giving) Gwen Oakden email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 235 8827 and 0161 219 6729
Projects Assistant Bev Hogg email@example.com 0161 235 8803
Heritage Development Officer Ian Condon firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 219 6720
Senior Conservator (and works on paper conservator) Claire Grundy email@example.com 0161 219 6727
Paintings Conservator Verity Lowdon firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 219 6722 (currently on maternity leave, expected return August 2013)
Paintings Conservator (Mat Leave cover) Julia Jackson email@example.com 0161 219 6722
Furniture and Frames Conservator Chris Russell firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 219 6721
Collection Care Officer Sarah Rainbow email@example.com 0161 219 2337 (currently on maternity leave, expected return November 2013)
Senior Galleries Registrar Phillippa Wood firstname.lastname@example.org 0161 235 8890
Assistant Registrar Sian Millar email@example.com 0161 235 8829
Collection Information Officer John Peel firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sustainable Improvement Officer David Craven, email@example.com
Sustainable Development Officer Alex Bird, firstname.lastname@example.org
Museum Development Officer North post currently vacant
Museum Development Officer South post currently vacant