Events

With our programme of events, from family workshops to talks and lectures, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

October 2014
November 2014
December 2014
2015

Events for Sunday 5 October 2014 - Friday 31 October 2014

Sunday 5 October 2014 - Sunday 5 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Tuesday 7 October 2014 - Tuesday 7 October 2014
Workshop for Adults 12.15pm - 12.45pm

Take time out of your busy day to Take notice at one of our 30 minutes lunchtime de-stress sessions.

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Workshop for Adults 1.00pm - 1.30pm

Take time out of your busy day to Take notice at one of our 30 minutes lunchtime de-stress sessions.

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Wednesday 8 October 2014 - Wednesday 8 October 2014
Tours 12.30pm - 1.00pm

Like to talk about art and life with other people?

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Courses/Study Days 1.00pm - 2.30pm

Free English conversation class

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Thursday 9 October 2014 - Thursday 9 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Friday 10 October 2014 - Friday 10 October 2014
Family Events 10.15am - 11.15am

Get to know the artworks, investigate materials and make friends in our artist led workshops.

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Family Events 11.30am - 12.30pm

Get to know the artworks, investigate materials and make friends in our artist led workshops.

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Saturday 11 October 2014 - Saturday 11 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Family Events 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Explore artworks, be creative and imaginative with our materials in our artist led workshop. For adults and their 5 - 11 year old children.

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Sunday 12 October 2014 - Sunday 12 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Tuesday 14 October 2014 - Tuesday 14 October 2014
Talks/Lectures 10.30am - 12.00pm

Tuesday morning Philosophy Cafe

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Wednesday 15 October 2014 - Wednesday 15 October 2014
Tours 12.30pm - 1.00pm

Like to talk about art and life with other people?

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Thursday 16 October 2014 - Thursday 16 October 2014
Workshop for Adults 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Use all your senses to explore and make art whilst enjoying a cuppa.

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Music/Performance 7.00pm - 8.00pm

A reading of new work by Kamila Shamsie. Part of Manchester Literature Festival.

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Courses/Study Days 6.30pm - 8.00pm

Free English conversation class

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Workshop for Adults 6.00pm - 7.00pm

NEW to Autumn 2014; after work de-stress session. Art in mind is a new series of informal conversations on art and its relationship to wellbeing. Come in from the cold and let's talk about art.

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Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Saturday 18 October 2014 - Saturday 18 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Family Events 9.15am - 10.45am

Open doors is a series of creative activities especially for children with autism and other social communication issues, their families and carers.

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Sunday 19 October 2014 - Sunday 19 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Tours 11.00am - 12.00pm

Take a tour of The Sensory War exhibition with one of our experienced guides.

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Wednesday 22 October 2014 - Wednesday 22 October 2014
Tours 12.30pm - 1.00pm

Like to talk about art and life with other people?

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Thursday 23 October 2014 - Thursday 23 October 2014
Friends 6.00pm - 7.00pm

Learn more about the gallery's collection of English domestic silver.

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Talks/Lectures 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Philosophy Cafe at Thursday Lates

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Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Saturday 25 October 2014 - Saturday 25 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Sunday 26 October 2014 - Sunday 26 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Monday 27 October 2014 - Thursday 30 October 2014
Courses/Study Days 11.00am - 3.00pm

Creative workshops for young people to develop and run a Thursday Late Takeover Event.

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On show for one day only, Helen Storey's sculpture, Dress of Glass and Flame, explores the chemistry of glass and flame.

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Talks/Lectures 6.30pm - 8.00pm

What kind of human qualities must designers have for our changing world? How can design be provocative, collaborative, adaptable and a broker for social change?

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Tuesday 28 October 2014 - Tuesday 28 October 2014
Courses/Study Days 11.00am - 3.00pm

Creative workshops for young people to develop and run a Thursday Late Takeover Event.

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Tuesday 28 October 2014 - Tuesday 28 October 2014
Family Events 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Create playful architectural sculptures with artist Sarah Bridgland.

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Wednesday 29 October 2014 - Wednesday 29 October 2014
Tours 12.30pm - 1.00pm

Like to talk about art and life with other people?

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Courses/Study Days 11.00am - 3.00pm

Creative workshops for young people to develop and run a Thursday Late Takeover Event.

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Family Events 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Create playful architectural sculptures with artist Sarah Bridgland.

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Thursday 30 October 2014 - Thursday 30 October 2014
Tours 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Take a tour and discover some of the highlights of Manchester Art Gallery.

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Music/Performance 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Choose your own creative journey using our new Creative Thinking box.

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Courses/Study Days 11.00am - 8.00pm

Creative workshops for young people to develop and run a Thursday Late Takeover Event.

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Family Events 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Create playful architectural sculptures with artist Sarah Bridgland.

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Friday 31 October 2014 - Friday 31 October 2014
Family Events 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Create playful architectural sculptures with artist Sarah Bridgland.

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