Ruskin in Manchester: Drawing Democracy


Join the team behind The John Ruskin Prize, visual literacy charity The Big Draw, for a tour of The 5th John Ruskin Prize shortlist exhibition: Agent of Change MMU's Holden Gallery and an informal panel discussion (with live drawing) led by Ruskin Prize 2019 finalists and alumni exploring the role of art and visual literacy for social and political change.

Standard £5 | Concession Free / donation entry for Students, People in receipt of Pension Credit, Universal Credit, Income Support or Job Seekers allowance, and disabled people (with free entry for one carer).


6 - 6.45pm: curator led exhibition tour of The John Ruskin Prize 2019: Agent of Change

6.45 - 8pm: Panel discussion ‘Drawing Democracy’ with: Manchester based artist and Ruskin Prize Student Winner 2015/16 Robin Sukatorn, Sheffield based artist and 2017 / 2019 Ruskin Prize Finalist, Conor Rogers, Managing-Director of The John Ruskin Prize; Rachel Price and Director for Education & Master-Elect of Ruskin's Guild of St George Dr Rachel Dickinson.


The Holden Gallery
Manchester Metropolitan University
Grosvenor Building
Cavendish Street
Manchester, M15 6BR


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