Film – Arts Week, Landmarks


Baby Play at Rusholme Sure Start Children’s Centre

While the Whitworth Art Gallery has been closed for redevelopment the Learning and Engagement Team, as well as continuing our engagement work in weird and wonderful settings around Manchester, have each taken on a different work placement. The period of closure presented us with a great opportunity to get out there and really embed ourselves […]

Lynn Setterington: Textile Artist

Originally posted on Studio Thinking:
Lynn Setterington. This piece made of recycled materials is included in the Whitworth Art Gallery’s TACTILE textile handling resource. Leading up to the Whitworth Art Gallery’s reopening, our Learning and Engagement team is preparing to move into a brand new Clore learning studio. We want to look at how our…

Widening Participation BME Celebration Day

  This day proved to be an interesting way to recognise and celebrate the diverse cultures in Manchester, in the past and living in this vibrant city today.  Year 9 students from William Hulme’s Grammar School and Stockport School joined together to explore significant dates when ethnic groups migrated to England from 1100 to 2000 […]

Sat ‘dy Allsorts interviews – Whitworth Weekending

Whitworth Weekending – Volunteer Experience

Whitworth Weekending – bye for now!

Whitworth Art Gallery has said ‘good-bye’ for now as we close our doors to transform into the Gallery in the Park come September 2014. From last August 29th to September 1st, and working alongside our cultural partners, we ran a three day art and music festival with the projected warmth of welcome and message of […]