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VOTE: Liverpool Arab Arts Festival for National Diversity Award
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VOTE: Liverpool Arab Arts Festival for National Diversity Award

Vote now Double celebrations for Liverpool Arab Arts Festival as they close another hugely successful festival and are nominated for […]

Antony Gormley Celebrates 10 Years of Another Place
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Antony Gormley Celebrates 10 Years of Another Place

Next week, on 29 June, the artist will be joined by writer and broadcaster Tim Marlow for a special talk […]

Ant Hamlyn named recipient of first Liverpool Hope University + FACT Production Residency
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Ant Hamlyn named recipient of first Liverpool Hope University + FACT Production Residency

Fine Art student Ant Hamlyn has been named the recipient of the first Liverpool Hope University + FACT Production Residency. […]

A Win for the Williamson! Davy and Kristin McGuire to Exhibit
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A Win for the Williamson! Davy and Kristin McGuire to Exhibit

The Williamson Art Gallery and Museum has been national competition to secure a exhibition by internationally renowned artists Davy and […]

Liverpool Hope University and FACT announce first Production Residency for Students
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Liverpool Hope University and FACT announce first Production Residency for Students

Liverpool Hope University and FACT are launching a new Graduate Production Residency. The award is the first graduate residency between FACT […]

2 Weeks to Go… Liverpool Sound City 2015
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2 Weeks to Go… Liverpool Sound City 2015

There is less than a fortnight to go before the UK’s biggest city festival gets underway and this year, the […]

Open Eye Appoint Sarah Fisher, Director
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Open Eye Appoint Sarah Fisher, Director

Open Eye Gallery has announced the appointment of a new Executive Director, Sarah Fisher, who will join Liverpool’s internationally recognised photography […]

Sir Peter Blake’s Ferry Dazzles on the Mersey!
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Sir Peter Blake’s Ferry Dazzles on the Mersey!

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor Today, Pop Art master and creator of the iconic Sgt. Pepper’s album cover for the […]

Competition: Win Tickets to The Craft Mine!
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Competition: Win Tickets to The Craft Mine!

Art in Liverpool have teamed up with St George’s Hall to offer a family of four (2 adults, and 2 […]

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival Returns for 2015!
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Liverpool Arab Arts Festival Returns for 2015!

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor Today, we’re thrilled to reveal that the 14th edition of the UK’s premier annual Arab Arts […]

Liverpool Welcomes A Small Cinema
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Liverpool Welcomes A Small Cinema

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor This week, Liverpool is feeling lucky. Why? Because the city is the proud new home […]

Demystifying Liverpool Biennial 2016
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Demystifying Liverpool Biennial 2016

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor How does the study of the TV serial format, and binge-watching boxsets inform an internationally […]

Installing a Poussin Masterpiece at the Walker Art Gallery
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Installing a Poussin Masterpiece at the Walker Art Gallery

Images by Ryan Garry, words Sinead Nunes. Nicolas Poussin’s Extreme Unction, or ‘final anointing’, depicts a powerful and moving scene […]

Sound City Announces The Cribs & more in Second Wave of Acts
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Sound City Announces The Cribs & more in Second Wave of Acts

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor The UK’s biggest city festival and one of Liverpool’s annual musical highlights, has revealed more […]

Sound City Announces International Names for 2015 Conference
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Sound City Announces International Names for 2015 Conference

The eighth Liverpool Sound City has announced an impressive line-up of inspirational music figures for this year’s conference focusing on the key theme of […]

Preview: Deborah Light’s HIDE at Capstone Theatre
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Preview: Deborah Light’s HIDE at Capstone Theatre

Words by Sinead Nunes This week, Deborah Light brings her acclaimed dance piece HIDE to the Capstone Theatre. We caught […]

GIT Award Shortlist Announced: Meet the Judges
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GIT Award Shortlist Announced: Meet the Judges

Words by Sinead Nunes This week, Liverpool’s Get Into This Award announced the 12 shortlisted artists for this year’s prize. […]

Don’t Take Boring Pictures: Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr at the Walker Art Gallery
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Don’t Take Boring Pictures: Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr at the Walker Art Gallery

Images by Ryan Garry An exhibition exploring the lasting influence of Tony Ray-Jones on the development of British photography, was […]

In Pictures: Liverpool Loves
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In Pictures: Liverpool Loves

Images by Ryan Garry Have you heard about the Liverpool Loves festival coming to the city this August? Providing a platform […]

Take me to the Whitworth
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Take me to the Whitworth

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor Everyone’s talking about it: Manchester’s 125 year old gallery, the Whitworth will be reopening its […]

So You Want to be a Writer?
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So You Want to be a Writer?

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor Cultural commentator, budding critic or aspiring writer? Whatever you call yourself, the one thing troubling […]

Peter Blake: Everybody Razzle Dazzle
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Peter Blake: Everybody Razzle Dazzle

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor Everyone’s talking about it – Sir Peter Blake will be the next artist to unleash his […]

Sound City adds more Great Acts to 2015 Line-Up
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Sound City adds more Great Acts to 2015 Line-Up

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor The UK’s biggest city festival (and Liverpool’s favourite music bonanza) announces more great acts for […]

Save The Date: Africa Oyé 2015
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Save The Date: Africa Oyé 2015

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor The UK’s largest free celebration of African music and culture returns to Liverpool this Summer. […]

Applications Now Open: Critical Writing Bursary & Workshop Programme
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Applications Now Open: Critical Writing Bursary & Workshop Programme

Deadline: 23 February 2015 at 5pm Attention all Writers & Cultural Commentators! Contemporary Visual Arts Network North West (CVAN NW) […]

Preview: Matthew Bourne’s Edward Scissorhands
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Preview: Matthew Bourne’s Edward Scissorhands

word by Sinead Nunes, Editor I don’t know about you, but Danny Elfman’s score from Tim Burton’s dark 90s fairytale […]

World Museum: Best Family Day Out
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World Museum: Best Family Day Out

Christmas came early at the World Museum when the venue was named the best day out for families in the […]

Chester Performs Announce Festivals for 2015
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Chester Performs Announce Festivals for 2015

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor Chester Performs have just announced their yearlong programme of events and festivals for 2015. Featuring […]

NML Receive Funds to Support LGBT collections
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NML Receive Funds to Support LGBT collections

National Museums Liverpool has been awarded a significant grant to fund research into its Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) […]

Arena: Christmas Bauble Auction
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Arena: Christmas Bauble Auction

Arena Studios & Gallery is proud to announce the 8th annual collection of Artist Christmas Baubles.These collections celebrate the artistic talent […]

Shortlisted 10 Announced for Liverpool Hope Playwriting Prize
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Shortlisted 10 Announced for Liverpool Hope Playwriting Prize

Last week, as part of the Cornerstone Arts Festival, members of the public were invited to Hope Liverpool’s creative campus to […]

Baltic Creative unveils McKeown Rice Exhibition Space
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Baltic Creative unveils McKeown Rice Exhibition Space

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor Last Thursday, Baltic Creative CIC celebrated its fifth birthday and launched a brand new exhibition space […]

Be Part of Sound City 2015!
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Be Part of Sound City 2015!

Sound City has enlisted the help of a panel of some of the most influential music bookers, promoters and industry […]

Big News for two Major Social Projects in Liverpool
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Big News for two Major Social Projects in Liverpool

Liverpool is the only city in the country to have secured two significant capital investments out of 6 successful bids […]

Albert Dock Art Clash puts Local Artists on the International Map
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Albert Dock Art Clash puts Local Artists on the International Map

Liverpool’s Albert Dock was host to an exclusive art event last week courtesy of New York City art group, Conception Events. […]

World War One Christmas Truce Honoured by artist Jean Maskell
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World War One Christmas Truce Honoured by artist Jean Maskell

A ceramic Christmas cake sculpture to honour the memory of the Christmas truce is on display at the Rathbone Gallery. […]

A Closer Look at the Winter Arts Market
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A Closer Look at the Winter Arts Market

The Winter Arts Market, Merseyside’s largest arts and crafts market returns to St George’s Hall on 6 & 7 December […]

New Festival Celebrates Liverpool’s Culture
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New Festival Celebrates Liverpool’s Culture

Next summer, from 6 – 8 August at the Pier Head, the city is set to welcome a brand new festival: Liverpool Loves, […]

Juliette Losq is the Visitor’s Choice Winner
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Juliette Losq is the Visitor’s Choice Winner

Rose Wylie may have scooped the top prize this year but now the public have had their say… Juliette Losq’s enormous […]

Unsung Heroes: Sound City Music Conference returns for 2015
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Unsung Heroes: Sound City Music Conference returns for 2015

Liverpool’s number one music conference announces a new home, first acts and a partnership with Primavera Sound. This year, the […]

Homotopia announce 2014 Festival Programme
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Homotopia announce 2014 Festival Programme

Having secured Homotopia’s future for another 3 years with renewed Arts Council support we are delighted to present the 2014 […]

Unique Interactive Digital Art Project at Edge Hill University
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Unique Interactive Digital Art Project at Edge Hill University

An innovative cross-platform art project is to take place at Edge Hill University this November. Florilegium draws on the research of […]

Morrissey & Marr support DaDaFest Programme
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Morrissey & Marr support DaDaFest Programme

To obtain the rights to perform any Smith’s song in a dramatic piece of work is extremely rare – in […]

Riddle Me This
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Riddle Me This

This artwork by Grant Searl is one of a series which have been commissioned for the Liverpool loop stations. Each piece […]

Grant awarded to Lady Lever Art Gallery
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Grant awarded to Lady Lever Art Gallery

Lady Lever has recently received a generous grant which will hugely benefit the gallery’s collections and the visitor experience. A Napoleon […]

Expect Film, Art and Music at the Liverpool Irish Festival
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Expect Film, Art and Music at the Liverpool Irish Festival

23 October – 2 November 2014 The 12th Liverpool Irish Festival returns to the city from tomorrow, celebrating Liverpool’s unique relationship […]

Identity, Collaboration and Creation: 2014 Cornerstone Arts Festival
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Identity, Collaboration and Creation: 2014 Cornerstone Arts Festival

21 – 29 November 2014 Explorations of identity, collaboration and the creative process are at the heart of this year’s […]

Get Into This Awards Return for 2015
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Get Into This Awards Return for 2015

Liverpool’s premier new music prize The GIT Award is back for its fourth successive year. The process to find the 12 shortlisted […]

Liverpool Biennial Announce New Wheels Park Commission for Everton Park
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Liverpool Biennial Announce New Wheels Park Commission for Everton Park

Have you heard? Liverpool Biennial, in partnership with Liverpool City Council, Liverpool Vision and Friends of Everton Park have commissioned […]

An Arty Autumn Break in Liverpool
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An Arty Autumn Break in Liverpool

Words by Sinead Nunes, Editor The Liverpool Biennial may be at an end for 2014, but as a city renowned […]