Portrait of a Poet
Thursday 5 October
Join us for an evening of live performance art from multi-award-winning artist Princess Arinola Adegbite, about the ways we perform for love and acceptance. Mixing opera, poetry, and art instructions.
Natural Cultural Health Service
The Natural and Cultural Health Service (NCHS) is a programme of outdoor activities that promote good physical and mental wellbeing. Discover what's on offer this month.
Still Parents is the Whitworth’s award-winning programme to support parents who have experienced the loss of a baby in pregnancy or just after birth. Workshops take place each month. Please click the link for details.
World Menopause Day!
Creative Menopause Workshops
Join us on Wednesday 18 October, 10am-4pm, and get creative about your menopause journey with a range of FREE drop-in activities including Collage, Mindful Art, Drawing, Zumba.
Film screening + Q&A
Thursday 2 November, 6-9pm, FREE. Whose lives are celebrated in our national story and whose are overlooked? A short film that addresses such questions through portraiture, heritage and belonging.
Live Events Programme
Economics the Blockbuster
As part of our current exhibition Economics the Blockbuster, we have a live programme of FREE events taking place at the Whitworth throughout the summer. Explore the projects, artworks, and artists in the exhibition.
Queer Theory Reading Group
Thursday, 12 October, 6pm-8pm. This reading group is open to all who have an interest in exploring, discussing, digesting, and critiquing queer theory. Please see the event page for booking details.
Monica Pearl's Queer Salon
From April to December: Monthly discussions are held at the gallery, around particular questions in queer culture. Please book your FREE place on Eventbrite, click this link for full details. Part of the (Un)Defining Queer events programme.
The Constituent Museum Cookbook
Created as part of The Constituent Museum Project; this FREE cookbook builds upon the work which explores what would happen if museums put relationships at the centre of their operations. Get cooking!
Artist led workshop for Schools – Climate
The programme aims to feed and encourage children’s inquisitive nature and present a platform for children to have their say and share thoughts and feelings on society today and things that matters to them.
and regular opening times
Our exhibitions, galleries and shop are open Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm and until 9pm Thursdays, our cafe is open Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm, and Thursdays, 8pm.