Manchester Culture Award Nomination for Nicky Jones

BY Anneka Woods


Manchester Craft and Design Centre

Resident Maker Nicky Jones from Cragg Jones Clay has been nominated for a 2023 Manchester Culture Award in the category; Promotion of Health and Wellbeing.

Nicky & Sarah (pictured below) worked with the community at The Oasis Centre in Gorton to create 140 ceramic tiles reflecting identity, culture and a sense of belonging.

The winners will be announced at a ceremony at the Aviva Studios on Monday 4th December.

The Manchester Culture Awards first launched in 2018 as a recognition of the city’s blossoming reputation for world-class creativity and art. They invite nominations from members of the public, arts professionals, the voluntary and community sector and others to honour the best of regional culture and its talented pioneers, from large institutions to admirable figures in several areas.

Manchester Craft and Design Centre