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Whitworth Art Gallery

Public Institution
Whitworth Art Gallery
Oxford Road
Manchester M15 6ER
United Kingdom
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tel + 44 161 275 7450
fax +44 (0)161 275 7451
Opening hours:
Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr, Sa  10:00-17:00
Su  14:00-17:00
and by appointment

to top Institutions highest ranked artists:
Artist Rank
Pablo Picasso  2
Wolfgang Tillmans  28
Paul Klee  35
Henri Matisse  51
David Hockney  62

to top Institution's artists also shown at:
  Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), USA 214 47
  The National Gallery of Art, USA 85 19
  Institute of Contemporary Arts London (ICA), United Kingdom 78 58
  Tate Britain, United Kingdom 78 47
  Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Spain 67 35

Foundation year: 1889
Richard Aldrich  1975, US
Kenneth Armitage  1916-2002, UK
Frank Auerbach  1931, UK
Francis Bacon  1909-1992, IE
John Banting  1902-1972, UK
Anna Barriball  1972, UK
Trevor Bell  1930, UK
Tony Bevan  1951, UK
Peter Blake  1932, UK
David Bomberg  1890-1957, UK
Derek Boshier  1937, UK
Josh Brand  1980, US
Edward Burra  1905-1976, UK
Jonathan Callan  1961, UK
Anthony Caro  1924-2013, UK
Paul Cézanne  1839-1906, FR
Lynn Chadwick  1914-2003, UK
Gordon Cheung  1975, UK
Giorgio de Chirico  1888-1978, IT
Bernard Cohen  1933, UK
Nathan Coley  1967, UK
Matt Connors  1973, US
Keith Coventry  1958, UK
Michael Craig-Martin  1941, IE
Dorothy Cross  1956, IE
Dexter Dalwood  1960, UK
Alan Davie  1920-2014, UK
Edgar Degas  1834-1917, FR
Liz Deschenes  1966, US
Tracey Emin  1963, UK
Jacob Epstein  1880-1959, UK
Richard Forster  1970, UK
Luke Fowler  1978, UK
Lucian Freud  1922-2011, UK
Ewan Gibbs  1973, UK
Gilbert & George  UK
Vincent van Gogh  1853-1890, NL
Andy Goldsworthy  1956, UK
Antony Gormley  1950, UK
IAnthony Gross  1905-1984, UK
Maggi Hambling  1945, UK
Barbara Hepworth  1903-1975, UK
Roger Hilton  1911-1975, UK
Hipkiss  UK
Ivon Hitchens  1893-1979, UK
David Hockney  1937, UK
Howard Hodgkin  1932, UK
Gary Hume  1962, UK
Paul Huxley  1938, UK
Anish Kapoor  1954, IN
Mary Kelly  1941, US
Paul Klee  1879-1940, DE, CH
Peter Lanyon  1918-1964, UK
Conroy Maddox  1912-2005, UK
Henri Matisse  1869-1954, FR
Gustav Metzger  1926, DE
John Milne  1931-1978, UK
Laszlo Moholy-Nagy  1895-1946, HU
Henry Moore  1898-1986, UK
Mali Morris  1945, UK
Paul Nash  1889-1946, UK
Ben Nicholson  1894-1982, UK
Winifred Nicholson  1893-1981, UK
Cornelia Parker  1956, UK
Roland Penrose  1900-1984, UK
Pablo Picasso  1881-1973, ES
Camille Pissarro  1830-1903, FR
Michael Porter  1948, UK
Laure Prouvost  1978, FR
Eileen Quinlan  1972, US
Ian Rawlinson  1965, UK
Paula Rego  1935, PT
Bridget Riley  1931, UK
William Scott  1913-1989, UK
Sean Scully  1945, IE
Walter Sickert  1860-1942, UK
Stanley Spencer  1891-1959, UK
Graham Sutherland  1903-1980, UK
Wolfgang Tillmans  1968, DE
John Tunnard  1900-1971, UK
Édouard Vuillard  1868-1940, FR
Gillian Wearing  1963, UK
Garth Weiser  1979, US
Rachel Whiteread  1963, UK
Jane & Louise Wilson  UK
Bryan Wynter  1915-1975, UK
 Previous Exhibitions   40
Description Solo showBen Rivers: The Two Eyes Are Not Brothers
Description Solo showNico Vascellari
Description Solo showTibor Reich

Description Group showArt_Textiles
  Solo showRichard Forster
Description and image Solo showThe Starry Messenger
  Group showThe M+ Sigg Collection: Chinese art from the 1970s to now
Description Solo showCornelia Parker
  Solo showCai Guo-Qiang - Unmanned Nature
  Group showNew Acquisitions
  Solo showJohnnie Shand Kydd

  Group showContinental Drift: Themes in European Art
  Solo showNancy Holt: Land Art
  Solo showCallum Innes
  Solo showBeryl Korot: Text and Commentary
  Solo showRichard Long: Land Art
  Solo showMichael Landy: Four Walls
  Solo showJohn Piper: The Mountains of Wales

  Solo showJane and Louise Wilson
  Solo showAisha Khalid: Larger Than Life
  Group showHockney to Hogarth: A Rake’s Progress
  Group showWe Face Forward: Art from West Africa Today

  Group showWho Cares?
  Solo showMary Kelly: Projects, 1973 – 2010
  Group showRotor

  Group showThe Land Between Us: power, place and dislocation
  Group showIntuition

Description and image Group showMarina Abramović Presents…
Description and image Group showSubversive Spaces: Surrealism and Contemporary Art

  Solo showAnne Desmet - Urban Evolution
  Solo showBlake's Shadow: William Blake and his Artistic Legacy

Description Solo showBeauty and the Beast - New Swedish Design

  Group showBlasting the Future! Vorticism in Britain 1910-1920

  Solo showBurne-Jones - collection

  Solo showSean Scully 1982-1996

  Solo showThomas Hearne Rediscovered: A Fresh Look at Landscape Watercolours

  Solo showMichael Andrews

  Group showInterfaces. Richard Hamilton, Dieter Roth

  Solo showPaintings and Prints by David Hockney

  Solo showWilliam Roberts - retrospective exhibition
Last update: 28 September 2016
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