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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.

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.

Chinternet Ugly

A group exhibition which navigates the messy vitality of China’s online realm.

A gloved hand holding two 'love locks' and a padlock.
Miao Ying, Love's Labour's Lost, 2019. Image courtesy of the artist and CFCCA.


What’s it like to be sixteen years old now? Multimedia project SIXTEEN, explores the dreams, hopes and fears of sixteen year-olds across the UK.

Head and shoulders shot of a girl. The girl is staring straight at the camera, she has long curly auburn hair. The girl is in a white shirt and is against a white background.
Craig Easton, Maizi, Runcorn (2017). © Craig Easton, part of Sixteen. Supported by Arts Council England project grants. All rights reserved.