Top Exhibitions and Events in Greater Manchester this June
Enjoy the beautiful summer weather by exploring Manchester and the art it has to offer. We have listed a whole bunch of art events for you to attend this June – take a peek!
‘Falling Into Place’: Manchester Metropolitan Degree Show 2022
We are rapidly approaching 2022 MMU Degree show, featuring the work of hundreds of students across Art, Design and Media, and will be open to the public from Saturday 11th June until Wednesday 22nd June.
We absolutely love a degree show as they are great way to see new talent and new work from Manchester’s University. This year the shows identity has been created by 2018 BA (Hons) Textiles in Practice graduate Daisy James, a visual storyteller whose work encompasses graphics, installations, publications and public art. We will be there at the launch to see al the work!
‘Falling Into Place’ | Manchester University | 11th to 22nd June 2022
Manchester Day 2022
An explosion of colour, sound and culture as youth and community groups from across the city join in the famous parade that has become the highlight of the year for many residents. As always, music and dance will also fill the city centre for a full afternoon of family entertainment, food and drink. Manchester Day shows off everything wonderful about the city and celebrates all things Mancunian!
Manchester Day 2022 | 19th June 2022
Amazônia: Science and Industry Museum
This exhibition shows an incredible collection of powerful black-and-white photographs exploring the world of the indigenous people that inhabit the Amazon rainforest and the fight against climate change. This immersive experience provides sweeping aerial shots, portraits, music and more!
Amazônia | Museum of Science and Industry | 13th May – 14th August 2022
The Art Assembly: Various locations
Join artists across Manchester in one amazing day celebrating art and creativity.
Art Assembly is a one-day festival of art, from organisations such as Castlefield Gallery, HOME, Manchester Art Gallery, The Whitworth and The Manchester College. The theme of this year’s festival is ‘City as Art School’ so everywhere will become a spot for creativity and education.
The Art Assembly | 18th June 2022
One Night in Moda: Moda Angel Gardens
Hosted by yours truly, on Thursday 23rd June, from 6:30pm -9:30pm, we will be holding a pop-up exhibition for one night only! Angel Gardens is a stunning residential apartment block right in Manchester city centre. This exhibition will not only be open to all the residents in the 466 apartments onsite, but also open to the public too! This will be a great event for everyone to get up close and personal with the artists and their artwork, and a great opportunity for artists seeking to reach a new audiences and sell their pieces too!
One Night in Moda | Moda Angel Gardens | Thursday 23rd June
Art All Dayer Summer Edition : Halle St Peter’s
That’s right, we have TWO events for you this month! We’re back!
Our Art All Dayer: Summer Edition is here! Saturday 25th June, we will be back at Hallé St Peter’s with another art-filled event, consisting of a huge art fair, art exhibition and workshops all from Manchester artists.
The Art All Dayer is ‘Manchester’s biggest art event, from Manchester’s best creatives’. We love the fact we can confidently say that we are the only organisation creating these multi-art events, and all produced solely from Greater Manchester locals. The traders at the art fair are all from Manchester, the exhibitions we host are all from Manchester artists and the staff are all Manchester based too! So come along to buy art, see art and take part in art!
Art All Dayer | Halle St Peter’s | Saturday 25th June | £1 entry
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