At Partisan, we received the news of Texture’s closure with great sadness. Texture has been a pillar of alternative nightlife in Manchester over the last two years. As one of…Read More Open Letter to Texture
Ahead of our party taking place in a few days, we chatted to rising star Chekov (aka Laurence) about his musical background & future, his links to member-led venues and…Read More Chekov NYE Warm-Up Mix and Interview
All photos credit Sandy RushtonRead More Partisan Open Weekend #1
Tomorrow (Friday) is the start of our big Open Weekend! We look forward to seeing your lovely faces. Here’s a round up of links to information you may need. All…Read More POW #1 is here!
Over the last six months Partisan Collective has carved out a much-needed independent space for grassroots community action, DIY art and culture in Manchester. We met in the backroom of a…Read More Partisan Collective: The First Six Months
Last Friday saw the launch of Partisan’s first stand-alone exhibition and it was swell to see so many faces there! The fantastic and incredibly lovely Hilary O’Mahony took residency in…Read More Launch Party: whatever it amounts to
When you’re involved with any kind of grassroots campaign or community group, it can be hard to find the time and space to reflect on how much you’ve achieved. We’re constantly…Read More Taking a Moment to Reflect
If you couldn’t make it on the day, you can now watch the amazing panel discussion which took place during our Cities of Hope launch event in May. Queer(ing) politics:…Read More Queer(ing) politics: what role for art and culture?