The Whitworth is undergoing a transformation!
Take a look at the Gallery's website for news and images of the ongoing works.
But don't despair - the Friends are still very active!
Check the Events lists for all news of the daytrips and outings running during that time.
Artist's impression of the New Development from the back of the Gallery
As a major exhibition of 'Turner and the Sea' opens this week at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, 16 of the Whitworth's collection of 60 works by JMW Turner also go on exhibition in London in The Andrew Clayton-Payne Gallery in Old Bond Street.
Click on the NEWS page to Follow the Link for a short video & more information on the Exhibition which runs to the 8th December 2013