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Students and Young People

Whitworth Young Contemporaries and Saturday Student Socials

Students and Young People

Get Involved with Whitworth Young Contemporaries and Saturday Student Socials. Whitworth Young Contemporaries (WYC) is a group of young people who connect art, ideas, and communities. Activities are open to 16-24 years olds.

Whitworth Young Contemporaries Makes

Young artist-led practical workshops making connections to contemporary life and current exhibitions. This Thursday, artist Loren brings together colour and motifs to explore personal identity inspired by the Material Power exhibition.

WYC sessions are FREE and drop-in, there’s no need to book.
On selected Thursdays, from 6-8pm
Location: Clore Garden Studio, the Whitworth

Our upcoming sessions are:

2024

Thursday 7 March
Thursday 18 April
Thursday 9 May
Thursday 6 June

Future dates will be released closer to the time. 

Saturday Student Socials

Saturday Student Socials are opportunities for students to come together to chat and make.

Saturday Student Socials are FREE and drop-in, there’s no need to book.
On the second Saturday of the month, from 2pm to 4pm
Location: Clore Garden Studio, the Whitworth

Our upcoming sessions are:

2024

Saturday 9 March
Saturday 13 April
Saturday 11 May

Future dates will be released closer to the time. 


To find out more or suggest project ideas follow WYC on Instagram @whitworthyc or email Denise Bowler at the Whitworth.


For the more WYC news and information follow us:

Twitter @whitworthYC
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