Man holding large photograph of a buidling in front of his face.

Chris Paul Daniels & Sam Meech, One Square Mile, 2016. Still from video. Courtesy the artists.

Polyrhythmia

Exhibition dates: Thursday 30 November – Sunday 10 December 2017
Venue: The​ ​Great​ ​Medical​ ​Disaster,​ ​​Manchester,​ ​M3​ ​4EE
Gallery opening times: Daily, 10am – 5pm
Admission: Free

Artists: Nick Crowe & Ian Rawlinson (Manchester/Berlin), Chris Paul Daniels & Sam Meech (Manchester), Katerina Eleftheriadou (Manchester), Ko Sin Tung (Hong Kong), Kwan Sheung Chi (Hong Kong), João Vasco Paiva (Portugal/Hong Kong), Tromarama (Indonesia).

University of Salford Art Collection are delighted to support a collaborative exhibition ​presented​ ​by​ ​Edouard​ ​Malingue​ ​Gallery​, Hong Kong and ​co-curated​ ​with​ ​Marianna​ ​Tsionki​ ​(Research Curator,​ ​Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art ​and​ ​University​ ​of​ ​Salford),​ ​in​ ​collaboration​ ​with​ ​Magnus​ ​Quaife​ ​(Lecturer,​ ​Manchester Metropolitan​ ​University).

Polyrhythmia is a group exhibition revolving around the continuous global transformation of the urban landscape. Taking place in a shell space due for development in the heart of Manchester, Polyrhythmia​​ brings​ ​together​ ​international​ ​artists​ ​connected​ ​to​ ​Hong​ ​Kong,​ ​Indonesia​ ​and Manchester. For further details visit the exhibition page.

From the University of Salford Art Collection we are lending One Square Mile by Chris Paul Daniels and Sam Meech, a co-commission between University of Salford Art Collection and Quays Culture in 2016.


Tour​ ​&​ ​Panel​ ​Talk:​ ​Wednesday 6 December,​ ​6 – 8pm

Chair: Jessica Middleton-Pugh (Editor, Place North West)

Panel: Marianna Tsionki (Research Curator, CFCCA & University of Salford); Sarah Perks (Artistic Director: Visual Arts, HOME); Helen Wewiora (Director, Castlefield Gallery); Poppy Bowers (Curator, Whitworth Gallery); Chris Paul Daniels (Artist); João Vasco Paiva (Artist); Peter Swift (Managing Partner, Planit IE)