Vision behind £130m arts centre revealed at property conference

Tom Bloxham leads debate
The scale of the ambition behind Manchester’s new £130m arts centre was laid bare this week. The final presentation of the week at the Manchester stand at the Cannes property convention focussed on The Factory arts centre. Urban Splash boss Tom Bloxham led the discussion which also included Sir Richard Leese – leader of the city council. All but the last £5m of the funding is in place and work has started on the centre which will be home to the Manchester International Festival. Work has already started on the si... For the full story register now for free or login below...