Walter Crane

Ann: an exhibition in Manchester, to Sep 2009

Art and Labour's Cause is One: Walter Crane and Manchester 1880 - 1915
[url]http://www.whitworth.manchester.ac.uk/whatson/exhibitions/waltercrane/[/...

This exhibition, featuring illustrations, political cartoons and socialist emblems, reveals how Walter Crane's connections to Manchester were central to his fusion of art and politics at the turn of the century.

See also Envisioning Utopia: British Art and Socialist Politics, 1870-1900
A two day conference on Walter Crane at the Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester, December 5 and 6, 2008.