Creative & Critical Thinking study day

The Art History department hosted a Creative & Critical Thinking day for 16-20 year olds this week. We offered an opportunity for local A Level students to visit the Art School and get an insight into what is on offer

Creative & Critical Thinking study day

The Art History department hosted a Creative & Critical Thinking day for 16-20 year olds this week. We offered an opportunity for local A Level students to visit the Art School and get an insight into what is on offer

Double Book Launch Event

We celebrated the launch of two new books written by Art Theory and Practice staff on Monday 9th November. Head of Art and Associate Dean of the Art School, Penny Macbeth, welcomed guests to the event and introduced both authors

Double Book Launch Event

We celebrated the launch of two new books written by Art Theory and Practice staff on Monday 9th November. Head of Art and Associate Dean of the Art School, Penny Macbeth, welcomed guests to the event and introduced both authors

Recent Graduate: Jon Bottomley

Recent graduate Jon Bottomley pictured centre, along with fellow Contemporary Art History graduates Kellie Craig and Matt Hardy Jon graduated from Contemporary Art History at Manchester School of Art in summer 2015 and recently took part in the Contemporary Visual Arts Network Critical

Recent Graduate: Jon Bottomley

Recent graduate Jon Bottomley pictured centre, along with fellow Contemporary Art History graduates Kellie Craig and Matt Hardy Jon graduated from Contemporary Art History at Manchester School of Art in summer 2015 and recently took part in the Contemporary Visual Arts Network Critical

Double Book Launch

Members of Art Theory and Practice Staff, Rosemary Shirley and Simon Faulkner will celebrate the launch of their new books next Monday, 9th November. All Welcome, details below: Double Book Launch, Monday 9th November, 5.15 – 6.30pm, Holden Gallery, Grosvenor Building, Manchester

Double Book Launch

Members of Art Theory and Practice Staff, Rosemary Shirley and Simon Faulkner will celebrate the launch of their new books next Monday, 9th November. All Welcome, details below: Double Book Launch, Monday 9th November, 5.15 – 6.30pm, Holden Gallery, Grosvenor Building, Manchester

Exhibition: ‘Guernica in Manchester Re-Representation’, Working Class Movement Library, Salford.

Working Class Movement Library,Salford It is a rainy Wednesday afternoon in Salford. The Working Class Movement Library is full of people eager on learning more about that ‘conspiracy of Guernica’ alluded to by Herbert Southworth in his classic text Guernica! Guernica!

Exhibition: ‘Guernica in Manchester Re-Representation’, Working Class Movement Library, Salford.

Working Class Movement Library,Salford It is a rainy Wednesday afternoon in Salford. The Working Class Movement Library is full of people eager on learning more about that ‘conspiracy of Guernica’ alluded to by Herbert Southworth in his classic text Guernica! Guernica!

Art History Lecturer Dani Child in conversation with Artwash author Mel Evans at the Whitworth Gallery This Week.

This Thursday 25th June,  I will be in conversation with Liberate Tate member and author of Artwash: Big Oil and the Arts (Pluto Press, 2015) at the Whitworth Gallery’s Thursday Late event. Evans has spent the last 5 years organising

Art History Lecturer Dani Child in conversation with Artwash author Mel Evans at the Whitworth Gallery This Week.

This Thursday 25th June,  I will be in conversation with Liberate Tate member and author of Artwash: Big Oil and the Arts (Pluto Press, 2015) at the Whitworth Gallery’s Thursday Late event. Evans has spent the last 5 years organising

Paint for Paint’s Sake: A Dual Review of Real Painting at Castlefield Gallery

Review: Castlefield Gallery exhibition – Real Painting by Rick Copsey and Beccy Kennedy, both Manchester School of Art. Some thoughts by Rick Copsey (a ‘painter’ whose practice involves photographing paint)  Real actually existing as a thing or occurring in fact;

Paint for Paint’s Sake: A Dual Review of Real Painting at Castlefield Gallery

Review: Castlefield Gallery exhibition – Real Painting by Rick Copsey and Beccy Kennedy, both Manchester School of Art. Some thoughts by Rick Copsey (a ‘painter’ whose practice involves photographing paint)  Real actually existing as a thing or occurring in fact;