Tickets on sale for the new British Music Experience in Liverpool’s Cunard Building

BME Tickets go on sale at 12pm today and will be available from The British Music Experience website and ticket hotline. The British Music Experience announced...

Bluecoat announces Sociologist in Residence

UK’s oldest arts centre announces Sociologist in Residence as part of plans to celebrate its 300th anniversary Bluecoat, Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts, will welcome...

900 artists, 100 arts organisations: LightNight reveals full programme

It’s time for LightNight:LightNight reveals full programme Over 100 arts organisations come together for Liverpool’s “culture crawl” as the full programme is released Liverpool will come...

Time running out to see work of ‘one to watch’ young painter, Louise Giovanelli,...

Time running out to see work of ‘one to watch’ young painter, Louise Giovanelli, shortlisted for major art prize There are now just three weeks...

Liverpool to celebrate Captain Beefheart with a weekend of special events

Liverpool to celebrate Captain Beefheart with a weekend of special events in November dedicated to the musician. In 1972, cult American musician Captain Beefheart (1941-2010)...

Duo of emerging artists lead Warrington contemporary arts extended programme

Duo of emerging artists lead Warrington contemporary arts extended programme Two emerging artists whose work is currently being displayed as part of Warrington Contemporary Arts...

SAVE THE DATE: Africa Oyé announces 2018 festival weekend

SAVE THE DATE: Africa Oyé announces 2018 festival weekend Following an incredible 25th anniversary year for the organisation, Africa Oyé have announced the dates for their annual...

Pier Head Village Festival Showcases Local Art

Pier Head Village Festival Showcases Local Art Liverpool Art Fair will be offering affordable art from its residence on the city’s iconic waterfront (26th July –...

Bluecoat Announce their Summer Programme

A Serena Korda National Trust co-commission, readings by poet Andrew McMillan & historian David Olusoga  and an International Artist Residency Programme featuring Jade Montserrat, Suki...

Materials Into Action at Cornerstone

I braved the awful weather this evening to bring you a film review no less. Sadly not many other people made it to this...
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Metal Liverpool supporting Turner Prize nominees Assemble

The first series of products are available for pre-order now from the Granby Workshop. Design collective Assemble have been nominated for the prestigious Turner Prize for their work regenerating the Granby Four Streets alongside local residents.

Liverpool Biennial and FACT in Shortlist for 2016 Lever Prize

SHORTLIST OF FOUR ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2016 LEVER PRIZE FOUR cultural organisations from across the North West have been shortlisted for the prestigious Lever Prize...

Jury Announced for the John Moores Painting Prize 2016

The Walker Art Gallery has announced the names of the five jury members set to judge the John Moores Painting Prize 2016.
Manuel Cuevas in Liverpool

Exhibition Celebrating the Man who Clothed The Beatles Comes to Liverpool this Autumn

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.
Squint (19), 2015, Michael Simpson

Michael Simpson Wins the John Moores Painting Prize 2016

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,

Lord of the Rings Oscar winner to help celebrate Tolkien’s links to Liverpool

Lord of the Rings Oscar winner to help celebrate Tolkien’s hidden links to Liverpool  Tolkien lovers are in for a treat as Liverpool Hope University dedicates...
Yoko Ono return to Bluecoat, 2017

Jeremy Deller, Mark Leckey and Yoko Ono return to Bluecoat in a 100 artist...

Jeremy Deller, Mark Leckey and Yoko Ono return to Bluecoat in a 100 artist exhibition to celebrate anniversary  A specially curated exhibition, Public View, marks...

Bluecoat’s print studio goes on tour

Bluecoat’s print studio goes on tour Bluecoat’s Print Studio has taken up residency at Crosby Library until 10 March 2017.  The Music Room at the popular library in Waterloo...

Liverpool Book Art returns in July – Save the date!

Liverpool Book Art returns in July - Save the date! Popular fair of artist-made books takes place at Liverpool Central Library onJuly 8th-9th. Liverpool Book Art's...

MDI looses out on Arts Council England NPO funding

After 25 years of regular funding from Arts Council England, MDI has been unsuccessful in its application as an NPO for the next four...

Museum of Liverpool presents stories, objects and memories from LGBT+ community

TALES FROM THE CITY Stories, objects and memories from Liverpool’s LGBT+ community The Museum of Liverpool will mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences...

The Print Aid Project – Raising Money for Japan

This is a great idea and a lovely simple website, just choose the image you want and pay a bargain price for a nice...

Contemporary Chinese Art Collection comes to Liverpool

THE very best of Chinese contemporary art will be on display in Liverpool, just steps away from the most significant exhibition ever to come...

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018 launches at Liverpool School of Art & Design as part...

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018 launches at Liverpool School of Art & Design as part of this year's Liverpool Biennial New Contemporaries offers an insight into today’s...

A VIGIL is to be held at The Liverpool Biennial arts project The List,...

A VIGIL is to be held at The Liverpool Biennial arts project The List, following recent vandalism. The arts project on Great George Street lists...

Thriving Baltic Creative Community Poised To Grow Into New Digital House

Thriving Baltic Creative Community Poised To Grow Into New Digital House With Baltic Creative CIC’s Digital House at 61–65 Norfolk Street nearing completion, many of...
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Winter Arts Market returns to St George’s Hall 5 & 6 December 2015

The Winter Arts Market, Merseyside’s largest arts and design market, 5 & 6 December 2015. Open from 10am – 5pm on both days, it’s the best independent shopping experience in the city and the perfect place to pick up beautiful, unique Christmas gifts.
TOUCHMYSOUL by LaBeouf Ronkko & Turner. part of Follow at FACT 2015 Photo by Brian Slater

FACT: FOLLOW – #TouchMySoul Post-Performance Update

At FACT, visitors now have the opportunity to hear a selection of the phone calls taken from the four-day long performance, and listen to the moment callers from all over the world who tried to form a connection to the collective.

Chinese New Year 2011 Celebrations, Sunday 6 Feb

Rabbit, rabbit, rabbit Chinese New Year in Liverpool 6th February 2011, 11am – 4pm China’s cultural heritage is alive and well all year round in Liverpool which...

Homotopia Secures Headline Sponsor

Homotopia, the UK’s leading queer arts and culture festival, is proud to announce it has secured Liverpool John Moores University as the major sponsor...

Hugging the Canal: Two artists set off to walk the 127 miles of the...

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.

The Summer of Love returns to Liverpool for 2017

The Summer of Love returns to Liverpool Liverpool is to play host to a season of events and performances marking the 50th anniversary of the...

FACT welcomes 2016 winner of European Media Artists in Residence Exchange Award to...

In January 2017, FACT is pleased to welcome this year’s winner of the European Media Artists in Residence Exchange (EMARE) award, Italian filmmaker Giovanni...
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Liverpool Biennial 2018: Title and Dates Revealed

LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL 2018 TITLE AND DATES REVEALED The 10th edition of the UK biennial of contemporary art will be titled Beautiful world, where are you? and will...

Africa Oyé 25th Anniversary festival takes over Sefton Park this weekend

Africa Oyé 25th Anniversary festival takes over Sefton Park this weekend Africa Oyé 2017 - 25th Anniversary Festival Sefton Park, Liverpool Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th June...

Renowned fashion photographer to showcase new collection at Liverpool gallery

RENOWNED FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER AND CONTEMPORARY ARTIST TO SHOWCASE NEW COLLECTION AT LIVERPOOL GALLERY A celebrated fashion photographer and contemporary artist will be making an appearance...

The Liverpool Plinth brings new sculpture to Liverpool’s iconic skyline

The Liverpool Plinth brings new sculpture to Liverpool's iconic skyline Liverpool is set to welcome a compelling new sculpture to its iconic skyline, exciting plans...

Northern Art Prize Longlist includes 3 Liverpool Art Prize Artists

Artists shortlisted for the Liverpool Art Prize have a habit of going on to feature in the Northern Art Prize. This year, Gina Czarnecki,...