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NQ After Dark – Slowly Rolling Camera band @ Band On The Wall

Slowly Rolling Camera band  Times doors open: 7.30pm FREE ENTRY  Register on Eventbrite for free tickets: Click here  This time, we introduce Slowly Rolling Camera. Influenced by groups such as the Cinematic Orchestra and Bonobo, Slowly Rolling Camera bring an eclectic sound containing elements of trip-hop and jazz, powerful vocals and intricate drum and bass…

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NQ After Dark – Calaita Flamenco Son Album Launch @ Night & Day Cafe

Calaita Flamenco Son Album Launch Calaita Flamenco Son https://www.facebook.com/CalaitaFlamenco 18+ Times doors 8pm FREE ENTRY  World Music Network is thrilled to announce the forthcoming debut album by Calaita Flamenco Son, whose release is scheduled for Spring 2014 on Riverboat Records.Calaita As the name might tell, flamenco is central to group’s performances. However, this is flamenco…

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NQ After Dark – Volunteers Call Out

For one night only. Be part of it.  Fancy being a part of this years inaugural Northern Quarter After Dark festival? Want to be apart of a one-night  nocturnal celebration of  art, music, film and performance in Manchester’s creative Northern Quarter? Free on Thursday 15th May? YES! Well you are in luck, keep reading. NQAD is looking…

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NQ After Dark – Unit X @ Nexus Art Café

Time: 5-9pm FREE ENTRY A collaborative installation created by students from Interior Design, Creative Multi Media and Film and Media Studies. A brief was developed and set with Nexus Art Cafe, set to the students, who then pitched their ideas back. Working with the venue they then installed the work ready for you to explore…

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NQ After Dark – Unit X @ Madlab

Mad Lab Time: Doors at 6pm til late! FREE ENTRY For one night only, MadLab is being transformed by MMU’s Unit X with an immersive exhibition that will delight the senses and challenge every-day perceptions. Guests will be guided around the building and encouraged to interactive with their surroundings resulting in a visualisation of MadLab’s unique…

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NQ After Dark – Unit X @ Dry Bar

Dry Bar Time: 6-11pm FREE Entry Manchester’s historic Dry Bar hosts an art installation created by the Manchester School of Art as part of our Unit X initiative. New creative talent from the Creative Multi-Media, Interior Design and Film and Media Studies courses have worked together with Dry Bar staff to create artworks to help…

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For one night only – NQ After Dark: Full line up!

For all the latest news, timings & announcements make sure you follow NQAD on Twitter & Facebook  NQ After Dark – Glow in the dark Ping Pong @ 2022nq Glow in the dark Ping Pong Times: 4pm-12am FREE ENTRY For more info: Click here NQ After Dark – The Voice Currency @ CFCCA The Voice…

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NQ After Dark – Slowly Rolling Camera Band @ Band On The Wall

SLOWLY ROLLING CAMERA BAND Band on the Wall introduce Slowly Rolling Camera. Influenced by groups such as the Cinematic Orchestra and Bonobo, Slowly Rolling Camera bring an eclectic sound containing elements of trip-hop and jazz, powerful vocals and intricate drum and bass rhythms. We think they’re quite special. Slowly Rolling Camera is the new project…

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NQ After Dark – Unit X @ 2022nq

Time: 5-11pm FREE Event A collaborative installation created by students from Interior Design, Creative Multi Media and Film and Media Studies. A brief was developed and set with Twenty Twenty Two, partly around their Glow in the Dark table tennis tables, the venue and the history of the place. The students then worked on ideas,…

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NQ After Dark – Unit X @ New Century House

THURSDAY NIGHT ONLY  Manchester School of Art’s Unit ‘x’ exhibitions are a celebration of the creative talent and dynamic energy that Manchester is so well known for. Students have worked in partnership with staff and partner organisations to create a range of creative and exciting art installations, exhibitions, films, designs and projections in new and…

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NQ After Dark – Unit X @ Federation House

Manchester School of Art’s Unit ‘x’ exhibitions are a celebration of the creative talent and dynamic energy that Manchester is so well known for. Students have worked in partnership with staff and partner organisations to create a range of creative and exciting art installations, exhibitions, films, designs and projections in new and unusual locations. Unit…

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NQ After Dark – Piercing Brightness screening @ Passion Academy

Passion studios will be presenting a screening of Piercing Brightness starring Sam Edwards. Piercing Brightness is a science fiction feature film directed by internationally acclaimed artist Shezad Dawood. The film utilises science fiction as a backdrop from which to contest fixed notions of race, migration and identity. It addresses issues of time, memory and belonging…

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NQ After Dark – Photographic Grids @ Northern Quarter/Red Eye

Redeye is working with photographer Dave Allen to construct a photographic grid of the Northern Quarter. Map grid references will be laid over the Northern Quarter and on the night of Northern Quarter After Dark, members of the public will be invited to photograph the locations at these grid references. The images will be submitted…

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NQ After Dark – Stop Making Sense @ Common

Art Making Sense with Yes Blythe (live) & Composition – part of Northern Quarter After Dark Composition: A new installation exploring the relationship between sound and image by Aliyah Hussain and John Powell-Jones. Yes Blythe uses cassette tapes and guitar pedals to create dark soundscapes; cavernous drones with underlying melodies. In association with Museums At Night www.soundcloud.com/yes-blythe  www.aliyahhussain.co.uk www.johnpowell-jones.co.uk…

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NQ After Dark – Manchester Spins @ The Bay Horse

We are The Bay Horse, a quirky local pub with an emphasis on music and art. We hold exhibitions regularly giving local artists the opportunity to showcase their work. For Museums at Night we have two very exciting exhibitions; Manchester Spins featuring vinyl sleeve design by legendary graphic designer Trevor Johnson; and our veryown stylist…

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NQ After Dark – CCA Showroom Exhibition@ Comme Ca Art

Comme Ca Art CCA Showroom Exhibition The CCA Showroom will be open to the public on Thursday 15th May from 6pm – 9pm. Normally a By Appointment space, CCA will be showcasing works by some of the artists they currently represent. This includes, painting, photography, sculpture and print making. Some of the artists will be…

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NQ After Dark – Live Street Art & Live Brass Band @ Terrace

Terrace – A collaboration between: photosbyness, Terrace Bar & Manchester’s Street Artists Manchester’s finest street artists will be battling it out, with their art raffled off to be won, all accompanied by a hip-hop style brass band, from the RNCM, with Manchester’s infamous Bedos m.c-ing. Also, inside Terrace, photosbyness’ brand new ‘Northern Quarter’ photography exhibition…

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NQ After Dark -Matt Pyke @ The Football Museum

As part of this year’s Museums At Night, the National Football Museum will host media artist Matt Pyke for one evening only, whose digital agency Universal Everything are creating a giant sculptural projection that will react to the voices and sounds made by our visitors. Visitors will be invited to speak, shout, sing or whisper…

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NQ After Dark -KONST:IG@ Hyper Island

KONST:IG @ Hyper Island 24 Lever Street, NQ 6 – 9pm, FREE ENTRY Merging physical and digital art to create a revolution! Hyper Island will become KONST:IG (a play on the Swedish “Konst”: Art and “Konstig”: Weird). The theme of the event is “Revolution”. Manchester was the heart of the industrial revolution, Hyper Island is…

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NQ After Dark – The Voice Currency @ CFCCA

The Voice Currency – Make your Mark with Tash Willcocks Watch the talented Tash Willcocks in a live demo of her interactive wall installation in the current exhibition called The Voice Currency at CFCCA. Start time: 6pm For more information visit: www.cfcca.org.uk Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Chinese-Arts-Centre/153891561318883 Twitter: @CFCCA_UK

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NQ After Dark – Constant Sleepless Night @ The Penthouse

An independent not for profit artist led work and project space in Manchester’s Northern Quarter. A place for making, doing and sharing.The Penthouse is the place to get your heads and hands dirty with ideas and new beginnings which fly from our rooftops directly into the city around us and beyond. The Penthouse is the…

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NQ After Dark – Live Printing @ Fred Aldous

Join Fred Aldous for NQ After Dark  when we will be holding an evening of live printing using our analogue Photobooths and Risograph printer. Enlarge, distort and experiment with your photobooth portrait and join our wall of Fred Aldous mug shots. From photobooth to risograph print in under 10 minutes! Time: 6-8.30pm FREE Event For…

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NQ After Dark – Tactile Illusions Vs Sonic Delusions

MCDC will be celebrating with an evening of experimental audiovisual performance with North West collective 0point3recurring, Tactile Illusions Vs Sonic Delusions, will explore the relationships between both physical objects and the spaces in which they inhabit. Through Sonic manipulation 0point3recurring will re-interpret and react to MCDC’s current exhibition ‘Tactile Illusions’ by MMU graduate and emerging…

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