A painting by Salford artist LS Lowry could fetch more than £1.3m. The Painting of Pendlebury Station will be auctioned today.Read the full story ›
A previously unseen painting by LS Lowry has sold for £410,000 at auction.
Outside the Factory was given as a thank you gift to a children's author in the 1950's.
The work was expected to make £250,000 at Sotheby's.
A painting by Salford artist L.S Lowry is on display for the first time since it was created over 50 years ago.
'Station Approach' depicts Manchester's exchange station and is expected to fetch up to £3 million when it goes up for auction next month.
It is being exhibited at the Lowry Theatre at Salford Quays.
Kimberley Burrows was born partially blind, despite this she has just been named 'Young Illustrator of the year' by Insight Magazine.
Kimberley Burrows was born partially blind, despite this she has just been named 'Young Illustrator of the year' by Insight MagazineRead the full story ›
Kyle Lambert from Altrincham used his iPad to finger paint a photo-realistic picture of Hollywood star Morgan Freeman. It took more than 200 hours and 285,000 finger strokes.
A replica of Osama bin Laden's house is at the centre of a new exhibition about contemporary war artRead the full story ›
Tate Britain is showcasing the works of Stretford's LS Lowry, 37 years after his death. The gallery has long been accused of shunning the artist, whose pictures of industrial Salford and Manchester sell for a fortune. More than 90 of his works are on display.
A musical art exhibition has opened in Liverpool, following the development of pop music from the 1920s to the current day.
Artists featured include Björk, Michael Jackson, Pet Shop Boys, Fred Astaire, Man Ray, Madonna, Daft Punk, Lady Gaga and Radiohead.