Press Releases

Ford Madox Brown, Pre-Raphaelite Pioneer

Ford Madox Brown: Pre-Raphaelite Pioneer

Wednesday 29th June 2011

Manchester Art Gallery Building

Joyce Ridings: A Retrospective

Monday 23rd May 2011

Having established herself as one of the North West’s leading fashion designers, Joyce Ridings has been chosen by Manchester City Galleries to display a selection of her clothes and designs at the newly refurbished Gallery of Costume, Platt Hall.

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Joint vision for Manchester's top galleries

Thursday 24th February 2011

Manchester City Council and the University of Manchester have announced an exciting new collaboration which will enhance further the city’s cultural significance.

Manchester Art Gallery Building

Andrew Bracey: Animalation

Tuesday 27th October 2009

Manchester Art Gallery Building

Angels of Anarchy: Women Artists and Surrealism

Wednesday 17th June 2009

26 September 2009 – 10 January 2010 Manchester Art Gallery Tickets: £6 (concessions £4, free entry for under 18s and Manchester Art Gallery Friends)

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The Sting of Passion : International Jewellery Artists Respond to the Pre-Raphaelite Collection

Wednesday 17th June 2009

11 July – 25 October 2009 Manchester Art Gallery Free entry

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What Are You Like? Self-revealing artworks by people in the public eye

Wednesday 17th June 2009

4 July – 31 August 2009 Manchester Art Gallery Free entry