Art

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“My art work kept me going” Salford artist giving the city a confidence boost

An artist is helping the people of Salford improve their mental health problems through the power of painting and drawing.

Image Credit: Dean Williamson

“It’s my passion, I just want to get out and perform” – Meet the magician who aims to get Salford on the magical map

Salford based magician Dean Williamson is set on spreading his passion of magic to the rest of Salford. Since he […]

Image credit: Ben Stacey

Salford goes back to its roots with a Victorian themed Christmas festival

As the nights get cold and the days grow short, Peel Park has hosted a Victorian-themed Christmas festival.

Image Credit: Oliver Hylton

“I want to make the people who live round here smile and to be proud of something” Salford graffiti artist brightens up the city

A graffiti artist has painted a mural depicting the history of the community to make the people living there happier. […]

Credit: Viktor Kayed

Salford underground club is “as important as HEINZ tinned spaghetti is to a hangover”- inside the White Hotel

One of the people behind Salford’s most notorious underground venue tells us more about the importance of Salford’s underground experimental scene.

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University of Salford research fellow praises Turner Prize judges for historic shared award

A research fellow at the University of Salford has spoken out about the Turner Prize 2019. The award has been shared among the four artists for the first time ever, after ‘solidarity’ plea from nominees.