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Editor, Art in Liverpool

LightNight Diary 2018: The year of reflection

The year the voices of Liverpool made a difference. I don’t think I’ll remember LightNight 2018 any other way. There were the usual street performances,...

New Brighton Revisited through the lens of three of its most...

New Brighton Revisited through the lens of three of its most famous exports Ken Grant, Martin Parr & Tom Wood head back to where it...

Eleven local artists announce a major new exhibition as part of...

Artists have started sharing news of their Independents Biennial programmes ahead of the launch in July, and one of biggest, set to open alongside...

Art of Football: World Cup 2018 through the eyes of artists

Coinciding with the greatest footballing event across the globe, the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Art of Football will see Liverpool host three major exhibitions,...

What Do I Know? – Liverpool Arab Arts Festival 2018 (LAAF)...

What Do I Know? - Liverpool Arab Arts Festival 2018 (LAAF) reveals festival theme and full programme of events The UK’s biggest annual celebration of...

Liverpool start-up redesigns the coffin for the 21st Century

LIVERPOOL START-UP REDESIGNS THE COFFIN FOR THE 21ST CENTURY — WANTS YOU TO DESIGN YOUR OWN. ’KOFFIN’ is the tongue-in-cheek name of the futurist start-up...

New Mo Salah mural pops up in the city centre ahead...

To coincide with the Champions League Final between Liverpool FC and Real Madrid on Saturday 26 May the Rapid Response Unit has commissioned poet...

Review: Euphonia: Emma Smith at Bluecoat

Euphonia: Emma Smith at Bluecoat until 24th June 2018 Words, Joanie Magill Standing at the threshold of the gallery space at Bluecoat before stepping into Emma Smith’s...

Youth Arts Co-ordinator, The Hive

DEADLINE: 4th June 2018

National Museums Liverpool announces Laura Pye as New Director

NATIONAL MUSEUMS LIVERPOOL ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTOR Laura Pye will join in August 2018   Laura Pye, current Head of Culture for Bristol City Council, will be...

Live Editor, Bido Lito! Magazine

DEADLINE: 28th May 2018

Features Editor, Bido Lito! Magazine

DEADLINE: 28th May 2018

Measuring Your Contemporary Conditions: An Interview with Taus Makhacheva

Measuring Your Contemporary Conditions: An Interview with Taus Makhacheva Interview by Joanie Magill Ahead of her commission for Liverpool Biennial 2018, Taus Makhacheva talks about the...

Blue Room Facilitator, Bluecoat

DEADLINE: 21st May 2018

Edgelands: Emilie Taylor at the Williamson

The funny thing about Edgelands is that when you’re in them, you don’t really notice. Emilie Taylor’s experience is more reflective than my own, but...

Rapid Response Unit, giving artists control of the news

Rapid Response Unit, giving artists control of the news The mind of an artist and the mind of a journalist are surprisingly similar things. Both...

Featured Artist: Marilyn Tippet, book artist

Featured Artist: Marilyn Tippet In 2015 there was an email circulated between local artists, asking us to head to a meeting at Liverpool Central Library...

Review: It Will Never Work: 25 Years of Urban Splash

It Will Never Work: 25 Years of Urban Splash at RIBA North, until 16th June 2018 Words, Patrick Kirk-Smith “It would never have worked without all Urban Splash...

Liverpool Biennial gets to work on Granby Resilience Garden

Liverpool Biennial gets to work on Granby Resilience Garden One of the most commonly raised challenges for artists and galleries is ‘What’s it got to...

Liverpool Book Art reveal first artists for ‘Frankenstein 2018’ exhibition

Liverpool Book Art reveal first artists for 'Frankenstein 2018' exhibition On May 14th 2018, Liverpool Book Art's third major exhibition of Book Art from artists across...

Liverpool Mental Health Consortium hail 2018 Mad Pride event as best...

Liverpool Mental Health Consortium hail 2018 Mad Pride event as best yet Last Saturday’s free Mad Pride event, organised by Liverpool Mental Health Consortium, has been...

International arts festival will launch the new Liverpool Fabric District

International arts festival will launch the new Liverpool Fabric District Time Tunnel festival will run at venues across Liverpool’s Fabric District in Islington between...

Art in Liverpool Magazine is now available online

It comes down to this really: We started Art in Liverpool Magazine to tell people about the incredible visual art they had on their...

Outdoors: Liverpool puts innovative art project on display to unlock debate...

Outdoors: Liverpool puts innovative art project on display to unlock debate about homelessness Early in 2017, ten reclaimed front doors were hung across the...

Why do you share photographs? (Snapshot to WeChat)

Why do you share photographs? (Snapshot to WeChat) Ahead of Open Eye Gallery’s next major exhibition, exploring identity and networks and the influence social media...
unfold by Ryoichi Kurokawa, at FACT, 2016. Photo by Brian Slater - fact at 15

(P)review: Fact at 15

FACT at 15 on the building, it's history and its director FACT opened its doors in 2003, and in the fifteen years since has solidly cemented...

Featured Artist: Emma Smith, Euphonia

Featured Artist: Emma Smith: Euphonia at Bluecoat, 27th April – 24th June 2018 Bluecoat has long been a gallery which has paved the way for more...

Issue #2 of Art in Liverpool magazine is out this week

Issue #2 of Art in Liverpool magazine is out this week Thank you for your brilliant response to issue #1 of Art in Liverpool magazine,...

Interview: The Atkinson Development Trust

Interview: The Atkinson Develpment Trust Interview by Patrick Kirk-Smith Southport is about to welcome one of the most significant archives in the UK, housing the British...

Review: States of Play: Roleplay Reality at FACT

States of Play: Roleplay Reality is, hands down, the most emotionally effecting exhibition I’ve seen. From start to finish it is immersive [...]

Helen Legg appointed as new Director of Tate Liverpool

HELEN LEGG APPOINTED AS NEW DIRECTOR OF TATE LIVERPOOL Tate announced today that Helen Legg (44), currently Director of Spike Island, Bristol, has been appointed...

Liverpool Biennial 2018 programme announced

Liverpool Biennial 2018 programme announced Words, Patrick Kirk-Smith Sally Tallant and Kitty Scott set out to ask one question, and working as a curatorial duo, created...

Liverpool Pride, Volunteer Coordinator

DEADLINE: 14th March 2018

Featured Artist: Peter Davis

Featured Artist: Peter Davis Zeitgeist is open until 28th April, at Warrington Museum & Art Gallery Interview, Patrick Kirk-Smith A few weeks ago I had the pleasure...

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