What's On

 

What’s On at the Old Bank Residency?

Our current calendar of open public events which you might be interested in.

Want to run something yourself? Contact us via our bookings page for details.

 
 
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LABOR + WAIT

JANUARY + FEBRUARY 2019

An exploration into the history and heritage of newly refurbished NOMA building, Hanover.

Curated by local Manchester artists in response to their research of the building’s past and reflecting on its future.

Free to view. Open whenever we are.

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STUBBLE + SQUEAK

Wednesday 23rd January 2019, 6-9pm

A mid-week-night workshop that uses up Christmas leftovers and transforms them into a very useable object.

Everybody who attends will leave with a pan that they can hang up at home.

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MCA PRESENTS: SQUARE MILE COFFEE ROASTERS

Tuesday 29th January 2019, 6.30-9pm

A special cup-tasting event to revisit the Ten for Ten series of coffees released over the course of 2018 by Square Mile Coffee Roasters.

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MADFABLAB: 3D PRINTED EMOJIS

Wednesday 6th February 2019, 6.30-8.30pm

Learn the basic principles of 3D modelling using free online software Tinkercad.

Using the cube tool, you’ll build a 3D model of your favourite emoji – or create your own!

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MADFABLAB: HEAD SCAN + PRINT (FOR PAIRS)

Thursday 7th February 2019, 6.30-8.30pm

In this 2 hour workshop, you and your partner will have your head 3D scanned and printed to use as a new Facebook profile picture, trinket on the mantelpiece, or as a keepsake!

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MADFABLAB: INTRODUCTION THE LASER CUTTING

Tuesday 12th February 2019, 6.30-8.30pm

Learn to add the personal touch in this two hour introduction to laser cutting.

Starting with the basics of designing in Inkscape, you’ll go on to create a beautiful, unique wooden coaster etched with your photo.

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MADFABLAB: INTRODUCTION TO LASER CUTTING + ETCHING ACRYLIC

Wednesday 13th February 2019, 6.30-8.30pm

Acrylic can be used for a *huge* amount of applications when laser cut (jewellery, signage, lampshades etc).

In this two hour workshop, you’ll learn the basics of vector drawing using Inkscape to create an acrylic keyring to take home.

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SHE CHOIR

Every Wednesday, 6-8pm

Join SHE Choir, a vibrant collaborative choir community for all who identify as women.

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THE BREAKFAST CLUB

The last Wednesday of every month, 8-9.30am

An opportunity to gather, inspire and be inspired by people in our community over a shared breakfast.

The Breakfast Club is co-curated by The Public Meeting founder, Peggy Manning, and G. F. Smith consultant, Jane Crowther.

Next event: Wednesday 30th January 2019

MANCHESTER MAD GRAPHIC NOVEL GROUP

The second Monday of every month, 6.30-8.30pm

A discussion group for those looking to discuss graphic novels, comics, comix and web-comics.

Next event: Monday 11th February 2019