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TokyoHo: Have you seen NoHo’s incredible new mural?

Painted by top graffiti artist Dan Kitchener, the Tokyo streetscape takes up the entire back...

2018 11 27 Homeless Art

The exhibition giving homeless a voice…through art

Andrea Sandor speaks with ‘Urban Poet’ Ged Austin about an unusual exhibition at NQ café...

2018 11 25 Glass

A poem about…alcohol

Fifteen Haiku For A Drinking Day, by Danny Moran

2018 11 20 Rusholme Sketcher The Shisha Bars

"Rusholme will never die. It’s world famous" - local artist's new Curry Mile sketchbook

East meets West in Len Grant’s lively drawings of Rusholme, one of the most changeable...

2018 11 16 Dog Show Shirley Baker 4

Belle Vue Dog Show: photos from 1961-1978

A key fixture in the sixties and seventies, the event was captured by acclaimed photographer...

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Cradle of the Arts: why some of Manchester’s most radical artists are a bunch of mothers

Lucy Tomlinson finds out why Manchester is such a good place to be an artist...

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The Armistice Centenary: 5 ways to remember in Manchester

From poppy ‘waves’ to lone pipers - commemorate 100 years since the end of WW1

2018 06 14 Manchester Art Gallery Credit Historic England

Manchester's cultural renaissance: 'we've come a long way, but the job's not over yet'

Can art really transform a city for the better? David Blake talks to Manchester Art...

2018 07 22 Bee In The City Mini Bee 2

Bee-limey - bee sculptures expected to raise up to £8k...EACH

77 bees will be auctioned on 17 October, with all proceeds going to the We...

2018 10 05 The Road To Harpurhey

A poem about… Harpurhey

Celebrating National Poetry Day with a riposte to Rudyard Kipling from North Manchester’s unofficial laureate...

2018 09 14 Ben Eine Mural Jody Hartley 1

Hell is a City - world famous street artist paints first Manchester mural

Based on the sixties cult film, Ben Eine’s iconic piece celebrates the North West’s cultural...

2018 09 14 Beyond The City Longsight Hulme Moss Side2018 08 11 Coffee Cranks Cafe 2

Beyond the city: how to spend a weekend in... Hulme, Moss Side and Longsight

Part six of Carolyn Yates's tour around Greater Manchester’s urban environs - this time she...

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Learn to paint like Van Gogh while drinking beer

Art, ale and anthems: September events at Seven Bro7hers Beerhouse

2018 09 07 Funeral Of Diana Princess Of Wales White Hotel Reviewed The Procession

Funeral of Diana Princess of Wales, White Hotel, reviewed

Danny Moran gets up close to the death car in this bizarre 'artistic exorcism'

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Playhouse offers the cultural legacy Leeds missed out on

Jon Howe thinks the Playhouse could offer the cultural legacy Leeds missed out on

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Farewell Bee in the City - see all 101 bees under one roof

Make a beeline for the Velodrome this October

2018 07 22 Bee In The City 3

101 bees land in Manchester for ambitious public art project

The giant honeybees will be on display throughout the city until September - so pick...

2018 07 16 The Invisible Man Kieran

New exhibition reveals Manchester through the eyes of the homeless

‘Stories of the Streets’ has popped up in the Arndale, showcasing over 250 photos taken...

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