Our galleries and exhibitions are free to enter and open Tuesday – Sunday, 10am – 5pm (Closed Mondays)
We also run a series of events alongside our exhibitions programme. We work with international and local artists and organisations to run workshops, film screenings, talks and performances designed to be accessible for all audiences.
Work as a team to create a future city in Minecraft with the experts from MadLab to guide
Panel discussion with leaders in the fields of architecture, environmental research and urban planning to look at the potential future (s) of the city of Manchester.
This poetry workshop led by poet Jennifer Lee Tsai will utilise original and rare material from the CFCCA Library and Archive to consider themes of migration, identity and inheritance.
To coincide with Heritage Open Day 2019, this event is a chance to learn more about the architectural history of CFCCA, and our RIBA award-winning building.
A screening of artist’ film and video, expanding the themes of our Future Cities season, selected by our curatorial team.
Take part in a science-fiction writing workshop led by established Science-Fiction writers Qiufan Chen and Yen Ooi.
In this talk and pop-up exhibition of You+Pea’s work, explore the relationship between video games and architecture.
Learn how to use your smartphone camera to create experimental images and films from the streets of Manchester.
In this workshop with MadLab learn the fundamentals of digital design software, and 3D print your own futuristic building to take home.
This reading event will showcase works created by participants of our Sci-Fi Writing Workshop with Bi’an Writers Network.