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Whitworth Art Gallery: Tibor Reich 3/2/2016

Tabor Reich is an artist working in textiles, print and ceramics. Within his work he often creates patterns which are often inspired by nature however he uses methods such as cutting up the image and re-aranging to abstract the image and create something new and interesting. 80 more words

Winter at Whitworth

I have recently moved to work at Whitworth Park Hall of Residence on Oxford Road on the main university campus. It has taken a little getting used to this new proximity, however. 546 more words

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Museums for Health and Wellbeing conference

The National Alliance for Museums, Health & Wellbeing will be holding its first conference at the Whitworth Art Gallery on 2 March 2016. The programme will feature speakers from the health, social care and museum sectors who will explore the contribution museums can make to health & wellbeing from a range of different perspectives. 160 more words


Events at the Whitworth

Happy New Year to you all from the Medical Humanities Lab. Lab member Wendy Gallagher asked us to let you know about the following events held at the Whitworth Art Gallery. 81 more words


Maurice Riordan, Caitriona O'Reilly & Zaffar Kunial with music from Chris Davies & Kirsty McGee

Saturday 16th January 2016 at the Whitworth Art Gallery, 2.30-4.00

The first event of the year was a great success, over hundred people gathered in the Grand Hall, for performances by Kirsty McGee, Chris Davies, Zaffar Kunial (first row) and Caitriona O’Reilly and Maurice Riordan (second row): 303 more words

Not so grim up north: how can museums contribute to health and wellbeing?

The Whitworth Art Gallery and Manchester Museum are part of a new Arts Council funded research project looking at the impact of engaging in museum activities for individuals’ health and wellbeing. 340 more words

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Medicine in Arts Society Launch Event

The new Medicine in Arts students Society, MIAS, are inviting us to attend their launch night on Thursday, 26 November at the Whitworth Art Gallery: an evening of live art, music, performance and presentations. 99 more words