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Last chance to vote for us to win Richard Wentworth for Museums at Night 2013!

04 Mar 2013

In Manchester, a city-wide partnership of museums and galleries is hoping to work with Richard Wentworth, who has played a leading role in New British Sculpture since the end of the 70s.

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His work has altered the traditional definition of sculpture as well as photography, subversively transforming and manipulating industrial and/or found objects into works of art.

A playful Connect10 event will launch the whole city’s Museums at Night Weekender (16-18 May) in an event at The Manchester Museum, Whitworth Art Gallery and Manchester Art Gallery, by inviting Manchester’s most ardent amateur collectors to help Richard curate a pop-up exhibition that night, drawing on museum and hobby collections.

This sociable event (co-hosted with Creative Tourist) will explore the story of a city and its people via its collections, and will include a collectors’ fair with stalls and meet-ups for those children and adults united in their passion to collect.

Vote for us to win Richard Wentworth by 5 March at:

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