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Four Corners of One Cloth: Textiles from the Islamic World
From Syria, Iraq, Turkey and Yemen – the four corners of the Ka’bah – textiles from our collection will be brought together, extending to the widest reaches of influence of the Islamic world.
23 June – June 2019
Goya and Hogarth: Prints of Darkness
The first exhibition to show Goya and Hogarth’s works together. It features a hundred prints, selected from the stellar collections of the Whitworth and the Manchester Art Gallery and provides a unique opportunity to compare their extraordinary graphic work.
7 July 2018 – August 2019
Alice Kettle: Thread Bearing Witness
A major new series of large textiles, and other works, to be shown at the Whitworth, that considers cultural heritage, refugee displacement and movement.
1 September – March 2019