The crude politics of Manchester Art Gallery

'I think we can expect more from our curators in 2021'

Dear members — today’s story takes us inside Manchester Art Gallery. The curators there say they are having a “re-think” about their (in fact, our) collection, with blackboards around the galleries reassessing the artworks through the prism of contemporary political themes. Our critic Sophie Atkinson wonders whether they could be doing so in a more nuan…

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