What’s on this spring at MCDC?

Until Sat 20th May, free
Exhibition: Modern Twist

Manchester Craft & Design Centre’s 2016 MMU Graduate Award winner Joshua Till puts a contemporary twist on a traditional craft with his nature-inspired steam bent furniture. Find out more here…

Tues 25th Apr, 1.30pm, free
Craft Unravelled: Graduate Talent at MCDC with Joshua Till

Join our curator and Joshua Till, winner of our 2016 MMU Graduate Award, for a 20-minute talk and tour of our current exhibitions: Modern Twist by Joshua Till and Future Makers. Find out more here…

Tues 25th April – Tues 2nd May
On The Wire: Flora Cascata

Paper, porcelain and transparent fabric adorn the wire in this collaborative installation by three Manchester School of Art students. Find out more…

Thurs 27th April, 6-8pm
Studio Lates

This exclusive event includes a letterpress taster workshop with Studio 25’s Nell, after-hours access to our studios and exhibitions, a chance to meet our resident makers, live music and drinks. Win tickets here…

Friday 28th April, 1-3.30pm, £59
Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Join Claire Gould to learn everything to get you started with quirky handwritten lettering styles. Find out more…

Thurs 18th May, 6-9pm, free
Manchester After Hours: Be Our Guest

In association with Bad Uncle we’re presenting a showcase of art, music and performance inspired by the work of Oscar winning musical theatre and film composer, Alan Menken. Find out more…

Thurs 25th May, 6-8pm, free
Exhibition Launch: Athletically Pleasing

Join us for refreshments and live music from resident DJ Ailsa McLaggan of Living Room Dance Club as we launch our summer exhibition, Athletically Pleasing. Find out more…

Thurs 25th May – Sun 3rd Sept
Athletically Pleasing

A showcase of products made by UK companies and craftspeople, exploring how craft, design and innovative technology are being used to enhance both athletic performance and aesthetic appeal in sport. Find out more…