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Mario Popham and Tom Baskeyfield, from the Flesh of Stone series

Photo Gallery: Of Flesh and Stone, HOME, Manchester

February 14, 2018 No Comments

This March, as part of the HOME Projects series, Manchester’s HOME is hosting an exhibition of new drawing from artist Tom Baskeyfield and photography from Mario Popham exploring the complex landscape of North Wales.

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Artist and printmaker John Duffin

My Space: John Duffin, artist and printmaker

February 9, 2018 No Comments

In a new series, Northern Soul’s Phil Pearson talks to all sorts of creative types about the room they use to write, paint and, well, create. This week, it’s artist and printmaker John Duffin. 

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Review: Break in Transmission, The Holden Gallery, Manchester

February 1, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Break in Transmission, The Holden Gallery, Manchester

Curator Steven Gartside describes Break in Transmission, the current exhibition at Manchester Metropolitan University’s Holden Gallery, as “the pleasures and pitfalls of language, communication and meaning”.

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John McCombs - Dale Lane, Delph, Winter

Painting the North: The Ten of Us, Saddleworth Museum and Art Gallery

January 18, 2018 Comments Off on Painting the North: The Ten of Us, Saddleworth Museum and Art Gallery

In the ninth instalment of Painting the North, Ant Cosgrove, the man behind The Northern Art Page on Facebook, shares striking works of art, sketches and drawings from around The North of England. As the weeks progress, Ant will bring you his image of the week from the popular social media page.

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Furr _ Mankowitz__Mick Jagger - Chroma_

Photo Gallery: ’45 RPM’ Legendary 1960s Icons In New Exhibition, RedHouse Originals Gallery, Harrogate

November 20, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: ’45 RPM’ Legendary 1960s Icons In New Exhibition, RedHouse Originals Gallery, Harrogate

RedHouse Originals Gallery, specialising in Modern and Contemporary Art, presents 45 RPM, a unique collaboration featuring ‘Godfather of Rock Photography’ Gered Mankowitz and Royal Artist Christian Furr.

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John Piper, Harbour Scene, Newhaven 1936-1937

John Piper at Tate Liverpool: Northern Soul chats to curator Darren Pih

November 14, 2017 Comments Off on John Piper at Tate Liverpool: Northern Soul chats to curator Darren Pih

There are many reasons to feel a surge of joy at the sight of the Liverpool skyline.

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Great Northerner , Victoria Wood by Stanley Chow

Photo Gallery: Who is the Greatest Northerner of all time?

November 13, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Who is the Greatest Northerner of all time?

Greater Manchester has played host to more than its fair share of icons over the years, with the region long being the backdrop to game-changing artists, innovators, sports people, actors and activists.

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David Evans - Winter - (from the Mixed Winter Exhibition @ Colourfield Gallery)

Painting the North: Art Exhibitions in November

November 6, 2017 Comments Off on Painting the North: Art Exhibitions in November

Ant Cosgrove, the man behind The Northern Art Page on Facebook, shares his round-up of must-see exhibitions in the North of England during November.

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Ash Howland Davenport - Dancers in Orange. Baronquilla Festival, Colombia.

Gallery: One foot in the cradle, M I L K at House of Blah Blah, Exchange House, Middlesbrough

November 6, 2017 Comments Off on Gallery: One foot in the cradle, M I L K at House of Blah Blah, Exchange House, Middlesbrough

For the second show at House of Blah Blah, M I L K present One foot in the cradle, guest-curated by Ash Howland-Davenport and Matt Wilkinson.

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Comics Laureate appointment announced. Charlie Adlard, creator of The Walking Dead comics is announced as the new Comic Laureate at Kendal International Comic Arts Festival in Kendal. Friday 14th October 2016. HARRY ATKINSON

“DC or Marvel?” Comics Laureate Charlie Adlard talks to Northern Soul

November 1, 2017 Comments Off on “DC or Marvel?” Comics Laureate Charlie Adlard talks to Northern Soul

“Believe it or not, I’ve only ever watched up to season four of The Walking Dead,” Charlie Adlard admits to Northern Soul.

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