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Social Media & Creative Practice

21/06/2022 / 18.30 - 20.30

For Castlefield Gallery Associate Members only  A blended online and in-person event with Adam Keyworth. Adam manages socials for Channel … Read more

Preview: British Art Show 9

26/05/2022 / 6:00-8:00pm

Join us for the public evening preview of British Art Show 9 across Manchester Art Gallery, HOME, Castlefield Gallery, the Whitworth.  Read more

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Detox to Delish

31/05/2022 / 19:00-21:00

Writer Steve Hanson, artist Jane Lawson and chef Y Sok combine Steve’s recent discovery of a toxic remnant from his … Read more

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Spark #1: For artists who want to intervene in the trajectory towards climate breakdown

04/06/2022 / 14:00-16:00

Spark #1 follows on from SUSTAIN; our recent programme focussed on low carbon artmaking. It is intended to seed a new … Read more

Joey Holder, Semelparous, 2020

British Art Show 9


Hayward Gallery Touring’s landmark exhibition British Art Show 9 (BAS9) opens in Manchester from 27 May – 4 September 2022. … Read more

PIVOT: Editions 


Affordable editioned work by five artists based across the North West.  Read more

Learning the Critical Response Process

24/05/2022 / 06:30pm

For Castlefield Gallery Associates only Artists from the initial 2019-20 bOlder cohort will lead Castlefield Gallery Associates in a group … Read more

Student-led tour of Archives at Play

13/04/2022 / 2pm-2:45pm

Join Art History students from the University of Manchester on a short tour of Archives at Play as they share … Read more

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Entangling Art, Activism and Everyday Life in the Capitalocene

16/04/2022 / 14:00-17:00

A Presentation and Workshop on Zoom by the Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPPC), the … Read more

Chester Tenneson, Bright lights from giant wheels, 2021. Archives at Play - Castlefield Gallery (March 2022) - ©Rob Battersby

Bright Lights from Giant Wheels by Chester Tenneson: Performance & Activity

19/03/2022 / 4pm-5pm

In this hands-on event, artist Chester Tenneson will begin by introducing the work he has made for the Archives at … Read more