Over 25 bicycles and numerous parts have been turned into a huge sculpture for Tatton Park to welcome the race.
He will be designing the anniversary poster in the same size and in the same style as the original poster he hand-painted for The Grand Opening of the club on 16th January 1957.
This film was produced as much to celebrate everything that is already happening, as much as to promote new ideas bringing themselves to the end of the M62.
Open Eye Gallery is delighted to appoint Liverpool based poet Pauline Rowe as our first Writer in Residence. Over the next five months Pauline...
Atists Simon Woolham and Jennifer Reid are walking the 127 miles of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, expecting to complete their journey in Liverpool on Friday 12 August 2016.
We are really excited and cannot wait to be returning to the UK in December to perform at DaDaFest!
THE £39 million regeneration of Lime Street in Liverpool is set to go-ahead after the Court of Appeal comprehensively rejected a bid by SAVE Britain’s Heritage
Record breaking year for filming in Liverpool A RECORD number of film and TV productions were made on location in Liverpool last year. A report going...
Excitement is mounting and the countdown is on as the city prepares to celebrate the all new Liverpool Pride Festival 2016 this weekend.
“Our programmes make a huge difference to the lives of primary school children, people with learning disabilities, families and the many other groups that make up our diverse and wonderful city. This funding will help us to create a sustainable organisation that will continue to do that for decades to come."
Liverpool Loves 2016 has officially been launched and the two-week countdown is now underway until the event returns to Pier Head Liverpool.
With its rich history and culture Liverpool is never short of a potential research project. In this instance Liverpool School for Tropical Medicine (LSTM) and National Museums Liverpool, have come together to investigate the history of court housing and the former Galkoff’s butchers shop.
70% of respondents have identified fakes among a collection of animal paintings at Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool and 59% have correctly identified the fake English Portrait at Lady Lever Art Gallery in Port Sunlight, Wirral
Some of Liverpool’s most iconic buildings and venues will be lit up in the colours of the iconic Rainbow Flag as part of Liverpool Pride 2016.
After a successful first year, the urban beach is coming back to Calderstones Park again for the summer holidays.
Bluecoat Display Centre are very pleased to announce the winner of the inaugural Carter Preston Exhibition Prize 2016 is ceramic artist Lanty Ball.
Forty-four artists, twenty-two sites, six episodes and eleven dedicated curators present the ninth Liverpool Biennial opening this Saturday announced the Biennial Director Sally Tallant at the opening conference in Tate Liverpool.
The winner of the John Moores Painting Prize 2016 is artist Michael Simpson with his painting Squint (19). He receives the £25,000 first prize for his work,
From Saturday 9 July to Sunday 16 October 2016 Liverpool Biennial once again takes over the city, with free exhibitions, performances and events by international artists presented across more than 20 locations.
Saturday 2 July 2016 marks the centenary of the Cunard Building, and there are plans in place to make sure it is a very happy birthday for the iconic venue.
The UK’s leading media arts centre FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), based in Liverpool, has announced technology leader Rachel Higham as new Chair of the Board, taking over from Sarah Fisher.
Designed by pupils from Childwall Sports & Science Academy, with artists and designers Hato, the bus features coded messages from outer space for the future of Liverpool, to be interpreted by its citizens.
The Walker Art Gallery has revealed the names of the five artists shortlisted for the prestigious John Moores Painting Prize 2016. Of the five artists, one will be awarded the £25,000 first prize, with the other shortlisted prizewinners each receiving £2,500.
Over six days from June to September, a summer festival welcomes artists, musicians, dancers, walkers, rider and food makers for a festival of culture and community on the urban flyover.
The winner of the COLLIDE International Award – a new collaboration between CERN and FACT – was granted today to South Korean artist, Yunchul Kim.
From Friday 1 July - Sunday 4 September 2016 six pianos will once more take centre stage for the world's only official street piano busking festival, organised in partnership with Liverpool ONE.
The giant commemorative artwork, which also reflects the pivotal role letters had on the morale on the Western Front, will animate the Grade II* listed former post office for at least the next nine months.
FACT is pleased to announce Fine Art student from Liverpool Hope University Amy Worsley as this year’s winner of the Graduate Production Residency Award between FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) and Liverpool Hope University.
Professor Phil Redmond CBE has been appointed to drive forward a new partnership aimed at making Liverpool City Region the cultural and creative powerhouse of the north.
Nyah Boorman, 14, from St Hilda’s Church of England High School and Aidan Owen from St Bede’s Catholic Junior School, Widnes, were crowned the overall winners of Dot-Art Schools competition at a special prize-giving ceremony at St George’s Hall on Thursday (26 May 2016).
An exciting new exhibition celebrating the Mexican man who clothed some of the most iconic music stars of all time - from The Beatles to Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan to Jack White and The Killers - is coming to Liverpool this autumn. St George’s Hall Saturday 10 September - Sunday 16 October 2016.
THE MAYOR of Liverpool has announced his ambitions to create a major year-long cultural programme to mark ten years since the city was European Capital of Culture. Joe Anderson has revealed that work is underway on Eighteen for 18 - a series of internationally significant events, exhibitions, seasons and performances
The final piece in the UK’s largest multi-city street art project, in support of the @GetItRight campaign, has been unveiled today in Liverpool with a giant design that celebrates Liverpool’s dynamic creative and digital industries. Fittingly adorning two 20m x 20m walls of the art deco former Littlewoods building, which is undergoing a £25m transformation into new state of the art film and television studios.
Liverpool Independent Art School is an independently run school, pioneered by artists and creative professionals who teach what they believe is important. The workshops and courses will happen at various exciting and independent locations across the city until the whisperings of a permanent venue become a reality.
More than 43,000 visitors have seen the Walker Art Gallery’s blockbuster exhibition, Pre-Raphaelites: Beauty and Rebellion, which closes on 5 June 2016. The popular exhibition showcases more than 120 paintings by leading Pre-Raphaelite artists.
Over 40 international artists will exhibit a series of artists’ books at Liverpool Central Library from 4 June to mark Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary. Intriguing work will travel from Australia, Russia, Netherlands, Germany, USA and Lithuania with materials including handmade paper, driftwood, pebbles, textiles, cotton, seaglass and seaweed paper.
A NEW interactive exhibition charting the rise and influence of The Jam - one of the most important British bands of the last forty years - opens in Liverpool this summer. About the Young Idea will be the most comprehensive exploration of the music, background, political and social impact of the band who were the voice of a generation.
Summer Arts Market to return to St George’s Hall with over 130 artists, designers and makers. Sat/Sun 25/26 June 2016. 10.00 - 17.00. Over 130 artists, designers and makers. Children’s workshops. Vintage Fair in the Concert Room. Café
Bluecoat, Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts, has appointed Andrew Evans as Head of Development. An experienced fundraiser, Andrew’s remit includes securing funding from a wide range of sources to ensure that the organisation remains free and accessible for all.
School students strike of 1985 to be recreated for a new film as part of Liverpool Biennial 2016. Call out for those involved in the 1985 strike, their children, and students to take part in the recreation on Sunday 5 June 2016 at St. George’s Hall from 1pm