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What's On

What's On

What's On at the Fair

What's On at the Fair

As well as all the art at the fair across galley stands, artist-led spaces and The Manchester Contemporary, there'll be a host of activities and events to watch and take part in.
Cafe

Cafe

Enjoy lunch in the art fair cafe surrounded by original art and sculpture.
Kids Area

Kids Area

Bring the kids to drop-in art workshop with CASS Art located in the cafe. Everything is 'bee themed' with the chance to create their own bee.
Screenprinting

Screenprinting

Throughout the Saturday & Sunday there will be different artists from Hot Bed Press on stand 230 producing limited edition prints exclusively for Manchester Art Fair. 

Workshop Theatre

Workshop Theatre

Taster sessions from Creative Art Courses and paint workshops with Cass Art

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Framing Advice

Framing Advice

Get expert one to one framing advice from Hetheringtons Framers on stand 214. 

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Across the City

Across the City

Find other events and exhibitions open at the same time as the fair.

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The Manchester Contemporary

TMC ArcadeWhilst at the fair don't miss The Manchester Contemporary. This section of the fair brings leading international and UK contemporary art to Manchester.

The Manchester Contemporary takes a uniquely artist-focused approach, inviting the most exciting international and UK galleries to participate. With careful selection and bold curatorial vision, The Manchester Contemporary showcases the strength of the UK’s regional artists and galleries alongside key international presentations that can only be seen in Manchester.

Cheadle Hulme School

EPR Architects

Kennedys

Manchester School of Art

Salboy

urbanbubble

Cass Art 

CulturePlex

G. F Smith

I newspaper

Jack Arts

Manchester City Council

Manchester Evening News

The Principal