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‘Games People Play’

06/07/2002

“Games People Play” is an exhibition in two halves, showing simultaneously at Castlefield Gallery in Manchester and Storey Gallery in Lancaster. It is a collaboration between two artist-led venues in the North West to celebrate the Commonwealth Games 2002 in Manchester. Curated by artist Paul Needham, the exhibition explores the wider significance of games through a range of influences including the psychological, social and environmental. It asks the question “Do the games we play reflect the type of people we are?”

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‘Tea Dance’ – Elaine Constantine

21/04/2002

Internationally acclaimed photographer Elaine Constantine returns to her Northern roots to open the new gallery with an exhibition of specially commissioned work focusing on Manchester’s thriving tea dance culture centred around the city’s Ritz Nightclub. The exhibition celebrates the public launch of Castlefield Gallery’s relocation.

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‘A Romantic Meal For Two’ – Adela Jones

18/09/2003 / 18:00 - 20:00

North West artist Adela Jones will be performing a live art installation in the gallery based on the scenario of a romantic meal for two. The focus will be on the process and method used to prepare and eat ‘aromatic crispy duck’ with the audience being invited to share a couple’s meal.

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‘What’s In A Name?’ – FREE

17/09/2003 / 18:00 - 20:00

The Makers’ Network presents “What’s in a Name?” The Craft and Art Debate. A panel of leading craftspeople and artists debate the relationship between art and craft and discuss whether there is a clearly defined moment when craft becomes art.

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PureScreen 3 – FREE

10/07/2003 / 19:00 - 21:00

The third of our bi-monthly artist film and video, animation, and music promo screening events. Refreshments. Please come early for guaranteed entry.

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‘Syllabus’ – Lee Page Hanson

08/08/2003

North West ceramicist Lee Page Hanson revisits theories used to teach drawing and painting as a method of re-examining his making.

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‘Cupboard Love’ – Susan Walsh

08/08/2003

North West artist, Susan Walsh, presents new paintings and sculptures that create a magical-menacing world reminiscent of childhood stories.

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Story Telling & “In House” Magazine launch night

08/05/2003 / 18:30

Kevin Boniface will read from “Where Are You? (A Postman’s Diary)”, and the Launch of “In House” Magazine issue:2 an anthology of art, writing and ideas by casual staff at Cornerhouse Manchester. Refreshments

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‘Origin’ – Nathaniel Rackowe

06/06/2003

A new site-specific installation created for Castlefield Gallery’s Project Space, Rackowe has constructed a physical manifestation of the x-y-z axis used to plot the position and movement of objects in 3 dimensional space.

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‘Photieman’ – Tom Wood

06/06/2003

A compelling collection of images from photographer Tom Wood with new and past works from his 30 year archive. The exhibition is selected by artist Padraig Timoney with a major publication of the same name to be launched in late 2003.

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