Benji Reid - Image courtesy of Design Manchester

Design Manchester 2016

Creative Tourist

Design Manchester has announced DM16’s full line up of 37 events including talks, workshops, exhibitions, film screenings, debates and more, running from the 12th to 23rd October.

The events will run in venues across the city, taking in bars and clubs in the Northern Quarter, in addition to the city’s landmark venues including the Old Granada Studios, London Road Fire Station, the Royal Northern College of Music, The Lowry, HOME, The Sharp Project and the Co-op’s head office in Angel Square.

Now in its fourth year, the festival celebrates the part design plays in making Manchester and other cities great to live in, and has become a cornerstone of the city’s internationally renowned cultural calendar.

Last year’s festival drew over 20,000 visitors including designers, architects, artists, filmmakers, educators, students, families and many others interested in design.

Things to do at Design Manchester 2016