Installation view of No More Disco by Holly Rowan Hesson at &Model Gallery, Leeds

Show See Say

29/03/2016 / 18:30 to 20:30

Critical feedback is an important part of any artist’s development; in this session, four CGA members will get feedback on their work, either in a short Show and Tell presentation or a more in-depth small group crit.

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Image: Black Strap (Red Fly) by Rose Wylie, 2014, Oil on Canvas, 184 x 332 cm

Cardiff Research Trip


For CG Associates only As part of the CG Associates programme we undertake regular research trips to meet artist-led projects … Read more

Women’s sexual pleasure workshop

07/03/2016 / 6-8pm

As part of Wonder Women, Manchester’s annual feminist festival Castlefield Gallery is pleased to be able to host Ali Hanbury … Read more

Inside Out


Castlefield Gallery presents Inside Out. Featuring new and existing work by artists from the UK, South Africa, France, Iran and the USA – some of whom for a variety of reasons are thought to be Outsider artists, whilst others may be seen to share methods of approaching their subject matter with this now established part of artistic study.

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intergalactic Utopian Time Machine at Bloc Projects

Residencies: Sharpen Up Your Proposal-Writing Skills

23/02/2016 / 6:30 to 8:30

For CG Associates Only Wondering why you’re not getting selected for residencies? Feel that you’re not able to communicate your … Read more

Tom Lambe, One Million, Eight Hundred and Sixty Three Thousand Pounds, 2015

Launch Pad: Manchester School of Art, Graduates 2015


Co-selected by CG’s Director Kwong Lee and Manchester School of Art, Head of Art and Associate Dean Penny Macbeth, from … Read more

Aimee Walker: Sādhaka

12/02/2016 / 3pm

For Launch Pad: Manchester School of Art, Graduates 2015, artist Aimee Walker presents a new work; Sādhaka. Come sit with … Read more

PREVIEW – Launch Pad: Manchester School of Art, Graduates 2015

11/02/2016 / 6-8pm

Join us to celebrate the opening of our exhibition Launch Pad: Manchester School of Art, Graduates 2015 on Thursday 11 … Read more

In-Conversation: Magnus Quaife and Ellen Mara De Wachter

30/01/2016 / 2pm

Independent curator and writer Ellen Mara De Wachter will be in conversation with artist Magnus Quaife discussing B/Q: Roland Barthes … Read more

Apples floating in water

Greetings to 2016

26/01/2016 / 18:30-20:30

For CG Associates only Our adjourned Christmas party will be transformed, phoenix-like, into a Greetings to 2016 party. Even though February … Read more