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...

Dyingfrog Newsletter

Dave Bixter's Dyingfrog arts network is another good way of publicising your arts events so.... November's newsletter is out a week today (that's Tuesday Nov...

Summer of Love moves to Frankfurt

The Tate's 'Summer of Love: Art of the Psychedelic Era' closed last month but good to see its gone on tour. It opens in...

MaxMara Art Prize for Women

Too late, they have already drawn up the shortlist. Of the 5 artists on the list guess how many don't live in London. The Observer headline...

100 Portraits for 2007

Local artist Tony Brown's latest project is to paint 100 portraits of living people, who have contributed to the development of Merseyside, to be...

Sarah Lucas Interview in G2

The Sarah Lucas Retrospective opens at Liverpool Tate on October 28th and its Visual Arts week in the Guardian this week so they've started...

tangent Issue 3

The latest issue of tangent arrived in the post yesterday. This is the third issue of the independent art 'zine produced by London-based artist...

Rumour – Daily Post to have LESS Arts coverage

I got this from the Press Gazette website... Published: Thursday, October 13, 2005 By Sarah Lagan Representatives from arts establishments across Liverpool are trying to convince the...

Brendan Lyons Exhibitions

You might like to know that Liverpool artist Brendan Lyons will be exhibiting at the following UK events: 'Art Gene NW Open Prize' 14th October to...

Would I Like to Say Something?

It was the Liverpool Biennial Update event last night at the JMU Art School building and it was quite entertaining. It seems there's a...

A Boiler Room with Art Studio

According to the Daily Post, Strawberry Field has re-opened as a 'Boiler Room' which is 'a simple Christian community that practices a daily rhythm...

Black History Month

It being October now this is Black History Month and there are events on a daily basis throughout the month at various Liverpool venues....

A Welcome Award

Full details on the liverpool.gov.uk webpage A Welcome Award Staff who provide the warmest of welcomes to Liverpool are in line for awards The Academy Ambassador Awards...

Merseyside ACME gets loads of money

Merseyside ACME and Partners Secure £3m Support Package Merseyside ACME, the Music Development Agency (MDA), Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council and Creative Partnerships Merseyside have collectively...

I Really Can’t Wait!

Strategic Business Plan 2005-2009 might not sound very exciting but I can't help getting all hyper when I read about the future plans for...

Be Heard (Children only)

There is a new questionnaire on the Liverpool08 website for children and young people to give their opinions and views on the Capital of...

More on those Pink Bunny artists

Billy informs me that 'gelatin', the artists group responsible for the giant pink rabbit on the Italian mountain were involved in the first 2...

Artists erect giant pink bunny on mountain

Excellent! I think I'll propose a soft toy version of the Super Lamb Banana to go on top of Moel Famau. On a clear...

Indigo Art Prize 2005

The Indigo art prize 2005 is up and running, closing date is October 31st.... Now in its second year, the Indigoart Prize is an exciting...

Never Mind the Gallery – Check out the Map!

The leaflet advertising the next exhibition ('Changing Eight 2005' Sept 30th - Oct 28th) at the Cornerstone has such a splendid map on the...

Blogger Takes a holiday

Going to London for a few days so it may be quiet round here. I'll miss the viewings at the University tonight and the Kif...

Digital Games and OneDotZero

It was a digital day yesterday. The fourth OneDotZero dvd arrived in the morning post. The onedotzero festival of short films, animations etc. takes...

Lady Lever Artwork of the Month – September

'Portrait of Lord Leverhulme', by Augustus John There are several portraits of William Hesketh Lever (1851-1925) in the Lady Lever Art Gallery. This one by...

Walker Artwork of the Month – September

'Virgin and Child with Saints', by Marco Palmezzano The coats of arms in the bottom corners of this picture are of the Venetian families of...

Alice Lenkiewicz’s Book

Local artist and poet Alice Lenkiewicz has a new book, 'Maxine', being published, available later in September. Its a novella, a mix of poems...

Craig Atkinsons Book

Local artist, Craig Atkinson has just published a book of his drawings. Its a limited edition, only 100 copies. More details here