Museum Collections (7 total)

Use this list to explore the collections, archive and historical events of the the Manchester Art Museum.

Film: Art for All: Exploring the legacies of Thomas Horsfall at Manchester Art Gallery

Film: Art for All: Exploring the legacies of Thomas Horsfall at Manchester Art Gallery, dir. Belle Vue Productions, prod. Belle Vue Productions, University of Manchester, 2014

This short film introduces the exhibition Art for All at Manchester Art Gallery, and explores how the ideas of Thomas Horsfall continue to inform the…

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Programme of Arrangements, 1904-05

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1904, Programme of Arrangements, 1904-05, Manchester Art Museum and University Settlement

This is little leaflet was designed to promote the range of educational and social activities taking place in the Art Museum in the coming year,…

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Photograph of a room in the Art Museum arranged for a lecture

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Photograph of a room in the Art Museum arranged for a lecture, 1903

In this photograph one of the rooms in the Art Museum is arranged for talk or lecture: the moveable screens used to display works of art have made way…

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Popular Lectures, 1898

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1898, Popular Lectures, 1898, Manchester Art Museum and University Settlement

During the Autumn of 1898, weekly lectures were held each Monday at 8pm. Thomas Horsfall gave the first lecture in the series, which then covered…

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Manchester University Settlement Activities, 1899

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1899, Manchester University Settlement Activities, 1899, Manchester Art Museum and University Settlement

This page from the 1899 Annual Report of the University Settlement describes the range of activities and support provided for the local community.…

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Fawcett Debating Society Programme

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1906-01-01/1906-12-31, Fawcett Debating Society Programme, Manchester Art Museum and University Settlement

In 1866, Millicent Garrett Fawcett founded a non-violent campaign to achieve women’s suffrage. The Fawcett Society supported the empowerment of…

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Programme of Events, Manchester Art Museum and University Settlement, 1909

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1909, Programme of Events, Manchester Art Museum and University Settlement, 1909, Manchester Art Museum and University Settlement

This little card shows the range of activities organised by the Art Museum and University Settlement during the busy Autumn of 1909. It also provides…

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