Wellcome Images at MOSI
The Wellcome Image Awards consider some of the world’s best technical and scientific photography. The winners of the 2016 award are going to be on display at the Museum of Science and Industry from this week for all to see. Check out our full preview for more details.
from Wed 16 Mar, Museum of Science and Industry, Liverpool Road, Manchester M3 4FP, Tel: 0161 832 2244, 10am – 5pm, www.msimanchester.org.uk
Last Chance to See We Built This City at MMU
This exhibition charts the influence of the Manchester Society of Architects on the city’s skyline over the past 150 years by opening up a wealth of drawings and planning materials amassed by the society. This is absolutely your last chance to check out this fascinating look at local architecture past and present. Interested? Take a look at our full preview.
until Fri 18 Mar, Manchester Architects at 150, MMU Special Collections Exhibition Space, 3rd Floor, Sir Kenneth Green Library, MMU, All Saints, Oxford Road, Manchester, 10am-4pm, www.the-msa.co.uk
Rebuilding Manchester at Renaissance Hotel
Another event with an architecture theme is this three-day exhibition at the Renaissance Hotel. Rebuilding Manchester is a massive graffiti-inspired photo collage of the city’s buildings, collated by artist Richard Cowley. The collage, possibly the biggest of its kind in the world, is arranged in 3D so you can walk straight through it, getting a radical perspective on surroundings we’ve all become accustomed to.
Fri 18 Mar – Sun 20 Mar, Renaissance Hotel, Blackfriars Street, Manchester M3 2EQ, 10.30am – 1pm, www.eventbrite.co.uk
Free for trade members only: Northern Restaurant and Bar Show at Manchester Central
As also featured in this month’s foodie news round-up, the Northern Restaurant and Bar Show makes its way to the indoor expanse of Manchester Central. The vast space is filled with all manner of stalls all toiting the next great thing in dining out. The show also features special guest appearances from chef Simon Rogan and Observer food critic Jay Rayner. This is a free but ticketed event.
Tue 15 – Wed 16 Mar, Manchester Central, Petersfield, Manchester M2 3GX, Tel: 0161 834 2700, www.northernrestaurantandbar.co.uk
- Jon Whiteley
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- Sun 13 Mar 2016