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Photo Gallery: Artist who combines spray paint and dance next in line for The Lowry’s Edit series

February 12, 2019 No Comments

Edit.04: Live Creations by Joe Moran and Dance Art Foundation is the fourth in The Lowry’s Edit series of gallery projects and collaborations.

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Into The Midst, Joseph Whitmore 

Photo Gallery: Into The Midst, Joseph Whitmore, Waterside, Sale

February 4, 2019 No Comments

Into The Midst is a newly commissioned body of work by Manchester-based artist Joseph Whitmore. The exhibition explores simulated personal experiences and the ever changing effect digital technology has on history, artefact, and the human condition.

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Liverpool Biennial Touring Programme, Humber Street. Image credit: Rob Battersby

Photo Gallery: Place to Place, Liverpool Biennial, Humber Street Gallery, Hull

January 28, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Place to Place, Liverpool Biennial, Humber Street Gallery, Hull

Following on from its acclaimed Jamie Reid exhibition XXXXX: Fifty Years of Subversion and the Spirit, Humber Street Gallery presents Place to Place, an exhibition that showcases three female artists selected by the gallery to be part of the Liverpool Biennial touring programme which opens with its first exhibition in Hull.

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Pudding Chare after New Years Eve, Newcastle, by Lee Stoneman

Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

January 21, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty, jetty and our new favourite…a weind.

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Photo Gallery: A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes, York Castle Museum

January 10, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes, York Castle Museum

A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes is a touring exhibition from The Civic, Barnsley showing at York Castle Museum.

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ME & EU: Postcards from Post-EU Britain

Photo Gallery – ME & EU: Postcards from Post-EU Britain, The Civic, Barnsley

January 10, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery – ME & EU: Postcards from Post-EU Britain, The Civic, Barnsley

ME & EU: Postcards from Post-EU Britain is a project initiated by designers Nathan Smith and Sam T. Smith in 2016 as a creative response to the outcome of the Brexit referendum.

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People's March for Jobs banner @ People's History Museum

Photo Gallery: Past, Present and Future of Protest, People’s History Museum, Manchester

December 24, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Past, Present and Future of Protest, People’s History Museum, Manchester

People’s History Museum in Manchester will open 2019 with a new exhibition of historic and contemporary banners that reflect themes of protest.

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The Northern Soul Christmas Poem

December 19, 2018 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Christmas Poem

Oh my, it’s nearly Christmas.

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Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

December 17, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty, jetty and our new favourite…a weind.

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Hazel Reeves and Helen Pankhurst with Our Emmeline 2

Photo Gallery: Our Emmeline comes home

December 17, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Our Emmeline comes home

On December 14, 2018, thousands took to the streets of Manchester to take part in a tribute to ‘Our Emmeline’ as a statue of the suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst was unveiled in her home city 100 years after women went to the polls for the first time in a UK General Election. 

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