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.

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)

Manchester Art Gallery Building

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

Manchester Art Gallery Building

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

Manchester Art Gallery Building

Art Treasures in Manchester: 150 years on

Friday 10th August 2007

6 Oct 2007 – 27 Jan 2008