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The folks over at HOME in Manchester have launched the Manchester Open Exhibition, a major open-entry art show celebrating the creative talent of Greater Manchester residents.
The HOME gallery walls are filled with work from a whopping 500+ Greater Manchester residents, selected by a panel consisting of art experts and community representatives and was open to all who identify as artists including paintings, prints, photography, sculpture, digital and mixed media, video and audio, spoken word, performance and more – proving that everyone really can be an artist.
Currently, eight million tonnes of plastic end up in the world’s oceans every year and if these trends continue, our oceans could contain more plastic than fish by 2050.Read the full story..
Forget Me Not, a new exhibition at The Exchange in North Shields, will showcase the work of pARTners which provides art classes for people living with dementia in North Tyneside.Read the full story..
Manchester, a city which likes to tell itself it has always led the laggards elsewhere, was building municipal housing long before the introduction of the Addison Act in 1919.Read the full story..
Calling all art fans.Read the full story..
He’s been called the ‘secret Lowry of Warrington’ but, in truth, Eric Tucker has more in common with the painter Edward Burra than the chronicler of the industrial north west.Read the full story..
Much like my recent attempt at bowling with the Editor of Northern Soul, I failed miserably at ‘guess the football shirt from the 1891/2 season’ at the National Football Museum’s new exhibition.Read the full story..
What better way to celebrate Diwali (and marking the clocks going back and the imminent arrival of the darker nights) than a free Lantern Festival?Read the full story..
The first major retrospective exhibition of work by the North East artist Norman Cornish is due to take place at The Bowes Museum at Barnard Castle in County Durham. This event will celebrate the centenary of the acclaimed artist’s work and opens almost 100 years to the day of his birth in Spennymoor. Here, the curator Dr Howard Coutts writes about the exhibition for Northern Soul.Read the full story..
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The folks over at @HOME_mcr have launched the Manchester Open Exhibition, a major open-entry art show celebrating the creative talent of Greater Manchester residents. Click here for the full gallery of images: northernsoul.me.uk/photo-gall… pic.twitter.com/9apMVgNq7g
Has anyone spied this beautiful liver bird on their way to work? Part of Art in Motion, created by @LpoolBIDcompany and #Liverpool @Biennial, a new project aims to bring art into the city's Commercial District and brighten up the routines of daily commuters. pic.twitter.com/GkBfBBuciF