Main image: Ibrahim Mahama, ‘Parliament of Ghosts’, 2019, installation view, Whitworth Gallery, Manchester. Courtesy: the artist; photograph: Michael Pollard


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21 Jul

We select seven highlights from the biannual programme of events

By Laura Robertson

Plans for the GBP£1 million monument have been revealed in Manchester

At Manchester Art Gallery, an exhibition brings attention to how the selected ‘highlights’ of a collection tell a deeper story of erasure 

By Kadish Morris

The area’s development boom isn’t just in luxury property – the art scene is determined to keep its place too

By Tom Emery

Alistair Hudson appointed director of Manchester Art Gallery and the Whitworth; Tate St Ives reopens; Kader Attia wins Joan Miró Prize

Various venues, Manchester, UK

By Chris Sharratt

Manchester's Factory arts centre gets the green light; Mark Fisher passes away; Pompidou Centre set for anniversary renovations

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK

By Anna Coatman
Exterior view of the newly redeveloped Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, 2015. Photograph: Alan Williams

Change is in the air at the city’s institutions

By Eleanor Clayton