Current exhibition

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Soft Bodies

16 September 2020 — 1 November 2020

Soft Bodies will be our reopening exhibition. We are looking forward to welcoming the visitors to the show when we … Read more

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22 November 2020 — 17 January 2021

Artists: Heather Bell, Maya Chowdhry, Tara Collette, Alena Ruth Donely, Jack Doyle, Jane Fairhurst, Sarah Feinmann, Tina Finch, Sabrina Fuller, … Read more


Join artist Emma Cousin for an Automatic Drawing workshop and artist talk 

15 October 2020

The event will begin with an introduction to Emma Cousin’s work where the artist will talk through her process, themes, … Read more


Artist Talk: David Blandy

24 November 2020

Part of the Castlefield Gallery Associates programme of monthly events Continuing our 2020 theme of worldbuilding, David Blandy talks about … Read more


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Bluecoat and Castlefield Gallery announce inaugural PIVOT artists for new artist development programme in the North West of England

Posted on 21 October 2020

Bluecoat and Castlefield Gallery are delighted to announce the five inaugural PIVOT artists: Pat Flynn (Manchester), Garth Gratrix (Blackpool), Bridget … Read more

Call for applications to PIVOT: an 18 month development programme for mid-career artists

Posted on 9 September 2020

Castlefield Gallery and Bluecoat are delighted to announce PIVOT: an 18 month development programme for mid-career artists living and working in … Read more

Castlefield Gallery announces new Trustees and AHRC NWCDTP Collaborative Doctoral Award with Manchester School of Art at Manchester Metropolitan University

Posted on 18 August 2020

New Trustees Castlefield Gallery is a female led organisation continuing to build on its growth and achievements with the announcement … Read more

Gallery reopening 16 September 2020 and Castlefield Gallery Exhibitions Programme 2020-2021

Posted on 18 August 2020

Castlefield Gallery has continued to nurture contemporary visual art and artists during the lockdown period, taking our exhibition Soft Bodies … Read more

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Manchester Open programme off to a flying start

Posted on 11 August 2020

After the successful launch of HOME’s Manchester Open Exhibition in 2019, Castlefield Gallery has been busy shaping the Manchester Open … Read more

‘Chats in Lockdown’, Soft Bodies episode, featuring Emma Cousin, Megan Snowe and Raj Parameshwaran

Posted on 30 July 2020

As we look forward to reopening this September with our as yet unseen exhibition Soft Bodies, we have commissioned a … Read more