The Factory is designed by world-leading architects Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), founded by Rem Koolhaas, with Ellen van Loon as Lead Architect and will be their first major public building in the UK. Laing O’Rourke are leading the construction which is due to be complete in late 2022. Its development is being led by Manchester City Council, with backing from HM Government and Arts Council England, in partnership with Manchester International Festival.

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