What’s on

On this page find out about our current activities and associated partner events.


Ruth Barker & Hannah Leighton-Boyce, Tour to Glasgow Women’s Library

Exhibition which launched a Castlefield Gallery in March 2018 now tours to Glasgow Women’s Library.

Four cylindrical objects made of salt.
Hannah Leighton Boyce, Consequences of progress; remnants for the future, 2018. Image courtesy of artist.

Acquired: a century of collecting

Exploring the art collections of Salford Museum and Art Gallery and the University of Salford.

Painting of tower blocks.
Mandy Payne, In Limbo (2017). Spray paint, oil paint, tape, archival matt varnish on concrete. © Mandy Payne.

In focus: Chinese Contemporary Art

In the first of our In focus series we explore elements of our Chinese Contemporary Art Collection.

Black and white photograph. A man dress in a uniform with a cigarette hanging from the side of his mouth, stands with cross arms across his body and his eyes shut. The background depicts images of clouds.
Wang Ningde, Some Days No. 03, 2002. Photograph. Courtesy the artist and Michael Goedhuis. © Wang Ningde.

Highlights from Push and Pull

Printmaking from Salford and Manchester.

Photograph of three framed prints on a white gallery wall.
Installation photograph from Push and Pull, when shown in New Adelphi Exhibition Gallery, University of Salford.