Art

Local artist goes from painting columns to having her own pop up shop

Local artist goes from painting columns to having her own pop up shop

  Artist Nicola Fernandes has been given her own “Makers market” pop-up shop in the Quayside shopping mall. Nicola was […]

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“People who attend all appreciate being creative and the social side of the group” – Monton Arts and craft sessions support people in the community

An arts and craft group in Monton is helping people with mental health issues and brain injuries feel supported and […]

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“The immersion of the experience – from the moment you enter” – Sounds from the Other City returns to Chapel Street

After a two year absence, Sounds from the Other City festival is returning to Chapel Street in May 2022. For their […]

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“I once had a gentleman square up to me when I was onstage” – Comedy comes to the Old Pint Pot

Lancastrian poet and comedian, Dan McLaughlin, to perform at the old pint pot this evening, with some hot takes and […]

Image credit: Chelsea Entwistle

“We don’t seem to be taught in school the history of our local area, so hopefully, this will help bring that out” – Salford artist working to capture the city

A Salford artist is working to celebrate the city, leading local councillors to praise her efforts. Chelsea Entwistle, 31, began […]

Victorian Christmas Tree in Lark Hill Place - Taken by Annie Dixon

“They can experience everything so visually” – Salford Museum is offering a free Christmas event

Salford museum has opened its doors to present ‘A Christmas Visit’, as a welcome back after a year of restrictions. The […]

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“It’s such a privilege to be able to work with so many different people” – Humbug Art studio in Eccles

Humbug Art, based in Eccles, first opened in 2018 with Art for Enjoyment classes and they have since expanded with […]

Stan the play and Art with Heart: Sarah Emmott and Rachel Moorhouse. Permission for use: Rachel Moorhouse. Art with Heart photo credit: Sam Ryley

Salford creative arts company to launch nationwide bilingual English x British Sign Language play

Stan poster and Art with Heart: Sarah Emmott and Rachel Moorhouse. Permission for use: Rachel Moorhouse. Art with Heart photo […]

Swinton Mural. Credit: Harvey Fletcher

The Mancunian mural putting Swinton, and Mr Chips takeaway on the map

One Swinton business sick of the “scruffy graffiti on the side of his chippy”, decided to take matters into their […]

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“I can assure you it’s never been dull” – Henry Martin on his new book Van Gogh and the Good Samaritan

Henry Martin is a Salford priest, author, and artist “obsessed” with the work of Vincent Van Gogh and has written […]