Transcultural Research and Curatorial Practice in Contemporary China’s Art

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Symposium: Transcultural Research and Curatorial Practice in Contemporary China's Art
CFCCA and Tristian Poynter

Symposium: Transcultural Research and Curatorial Practice in Contemporary China's Art at The Whitworth, Manchester 17 May 2019 Tickets from £12 — Book now

A one-day symposium co-organised by CFCCA and Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing seeking to emphasise the close relationship between research and curatorial practice both in China and internationally, and discuss the rich dimensions and potential of theoretical and artistic research through the creative application of curatorial language.

Symposium: Transcultural Research and Curatorial Practice in Contemporary China's Art at The Whitworth, Manchester 17 May 2019 Tickets from £12 Book now

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The Giving Tree
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The Giving Tree

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Pankhurst Centre
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The Pankhurst Centre

The Pankhurst Centre houses a small museum and heritage centre that remains as a legacy to the Pankhurst family and the Suffragette movement born in this city.

Manchester Academy music venue on Oxford Road Manchester.
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This wood-panelled former science library – part of a cluster of neo-Gothic buildings designed for the University of Manchester by Alfred Waterhouse (he of Manchester Town Hall and London’s Natural History Museum fame) – has a wonderfully bookish interior that turns lunch into something of an event.

Whitworth Park, Manchester
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Whitworth Park

This 18-acre park opposite the Manchester Royal Infirmary provides a welcome patch of green in an otherwise densely populated and heavily used part of the city.

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