Tour of Contemporary West African Art & Victoria Baths
- Whitworth Gallery |
- Wednesday, 4 July 2012 - 10:30 until 18:00
'We Face Forward'' is Manchester's Olympic cultural contribution based in 3 centres. Manchester's links with West Africa are evident in the city's collections, especially textiles. These, and internally celebrated works will be on show.
Guided tour at Whitworth with some free time to visit other venues. Afternoon tour of Victoria bath; rich in stained glass, mosaic floors and decorative tilling. Guide will include history, restoration and plans to bring the building back to original use for swimming.