Explore our case studies and find out more about some of the exciting work Creative Manchester is doing.
In partnership with Manchester Camerata, Creative Manchester facilitated a Simon Industrial Fellowship that explored the ‘in the moment’ impact of music in people with dementia.
Creative Manchester and the Centre for New Writing ran a micropoetry competition themed around the climate. Poems were judged by a panel of professional poets, including Lemn Sissay.
At a time when physical concerts at the Martin Harris Centre were not possible, Creative Manchester supported a virtual concert series that connected artists with audiences.
Creative Manchester and the Centre for New Writing invited students at Manchester high schools and colleges to send in written responses to life in lockdown.
Creative Manchester, in partnership with the Centre for New Writing and the Geological Society, is running a Micropoetry Competition themed around ‘Space’.
Creative Manchester's International Photography Competition 2021 invites people in the UK and China to capture what 'Caring' means to them for the chance to win £1000.
Ellah Wakatama OBE led the first in an annual series of in-depth interviews with leading contemporary writers.
The ICP and partners are leading on a programme of research related to the spontaneous memorials left in the wake of the Manchester Arena attack.
The University’s partnership with Manchester International Festival led to opportunities for 10 students to work at one of MIF19’s events.
In line with Creative Manchester’s commitment to staff and student wellbeing, we curated two days of live music as a means of relaxation on campus.
There are some incredibly talented researchers working in the Faculty of Humanities, and the In Focus project was designed to shine a light on these inspiring people.
Our partnership with PEC provides independent research that aids the development of policies for the UK's creative industries.
Manchester Digital Collections is a new resource for exploring high-quality images of cultural collections and research projects at the University.
In Spring 2019, Creative Manchester launched its inaugural International Photography Competition with the Manchester China Institute.