Nothing is permanent or fixed-Everything crumbles-

Acclaimed North West photographer Andrew Brooks has explored the hidden spaces of The Portico Library and its collection to create a new site-specific body...

Louder Than Words announce initial details of their 2017 Festival, in Manchester this November

It's back The literary Festival celebrating words,oral, written and published – associated with music culture for its fifth year. The Louder Than Words Festival of music and writing grows louder...

Manchester transgender artist Kate O’Donnell brings ‘You’ve Changed’ to The Lowry following Edinburgh success.

Award-winning transgender artist Kate O’Donnell likens today to the 1930s, where gender is concerned, in her critically acclaimed show You’ve Changed at The Lowry Fri 10 -...

The shipyard that inspired LS Lowry AND Sting goes on display at the Lowry

As an artist’s muse, the Swan Hunter shipyard at Wallsend has quite the record. The unassuming setting on the banks of the Tyne has been...

Last chance to see: Immersive installation ‘Edit.02 > thread {}’ closes this weekend.

An immersive installation where human biological data was transformed into a gigantic quilt comes to a close on Sun 22 April at The Lowry. Titled...

Colin Stafford-Johnson : Living a Wild Life at Sale Waterside

Irish wildlife cameraman and television presenter Colin Stafford-Johnson is one of the world’s most acclaimed and internationally awarded filmmakers. Throughout his legendary career, Colin...

Designer of poppies at Tower of London presents bold new staging in World Premiere...

Shobana Jeyasingh’s latest dance work gets bold new stage design from Tom Piper, co-creator of the Blood-Swept Lands and Seas of Red poppy installation for the Tower...

Mary Quaile club event this Saturday

In October 1932, the streets of Belfast were gripped by vicious and widespread rioting that lasted the best part of a week. Thousands of unarmed...

Nic Joly will be unveiling his new collection Life’s a Carnival at Castle Fine...

An acclaimed sculptor will be making an appearance at a Manchester gallery this weekend to showcase his highly-anticipated new collection. Nic Joly will be at Castle...

Nothing stays secret for Long

Spend an evening in one of Manchester’s most beautiful hidden gems and join cabaret collective First Draft in Chetham’s Library’s beautiful baronial hall for...