Diane Welford: Materialising Thought @ Domino Gallery by Sinead Nunes

Diane Welford’s Materialising Thought is a highly conceptual exhibition, and relies strongly on knowledge of the artist’s method and motivation in order to be fully appreciated. What...

Sinead Nunes on Jose Angel Vincench’s ‘Exile’

At last the Biennial is upon us, and what better way to start seeing it than through the vast collection of public realm installations...

Rhys Chatham’s A Crimson Grail – Kayleigh Davies

The scale of the upcoming event was proven as a mass of eager spectators entered the Anglican Cathedral to see the performance of ‘A...

Andy attends ‘The Medium is the Medium’

As people who read Art Feast know I occasionally write for this website, have an interest in art and I’m enjoying being a volunteer...

Scream You’re in an Art Exhibition: Andy at The Monro

What an amazing way to start my volunteering experience at the Biennial, to be at an exhibition where people literally screamed. I’ve got say...

John Moores Painting Prize 2012 Winner: Sarah Pickstone

We sent photographer Matthew Thomas (Mattomica Photography) to photograph the winner of the John Moores Painting Prize 2012, and here she is, Sarah Pickstone,...

Andy has now been trained to be a Volunteer for the Biennial!

I’ve spent 2 days on the Biennial training courses. One day in the Bluecoat receiving a general briefing from the curator and her team...

Liverpool Biennial London 2012 Festival Project Launch – Adam Scovell

This Saturday sees a multitude of activity and art come to life in Liverpool ONE in the form of two specially commissioned pieces for...

Would I Kiss a Cy Twombly? – Shelagh Cullity

In 2007, an artist named Rindy Sam was convicted of ‘voluntary degradation of a work of art’ for kissing a Twombly painting at an...

Adam Scovell anticipates Cave Art Fair

An art fair with artists in mind; such an absurdly simple idea that it’s astounding that it isn’t the norm.  Though September will be...

Andy has been accepted as a volunteer for this year’s Biennial!

As mentioned in previous Art Feast posts I took an early retirement/voluntary redundancy deal last year and since then I have been looking for...

Sinead Nunes takes a look at the ARtSense Experiment at FACT

ARtSense is a Europe-wide arts research group, striving to be at the forefront of adaptive augmented reality and bio-sensing technology in a museum setting....

Adam Scovell reviews Niet Normaal – Difference and Display @ The Bluecoat

In partnership with DaDaFest, The Bluecoat’s latest exhibition, Niet Normaal- Difference and Display, is a perfect examination into the two way door that the...

Liverpool Happy Hookers Guerilla Crochet, by Sinead Nunes

I stumbled across an example of ‘guerilla crochet’ today as I wandered around Liverpool city centre, and I think it is absolutely fantastic. Normally, society...

Teresa Wilson,’The Darkening Green’ @ Domino Gallery by Sinead Nunes

'The Darkening Green' follows on from an Arts Council funded installation, 'The Ecchoing Green', commissioned by the Barnaby Festival at the King Edward Street...

Neil Campbell: Classics and Originals at View 2 Gallery, Mathew Street by Sinead Nunes

Let Neil Campbell's mastery of traditional Spanish guitar transport you to the continent, as this prolific, yet underrated local musician takes up residency in...

Our Liverpool Landscape: From Turner to Today | Kerry Morrison by Christof Haeberle

If you follow Tate Liverpool on Twitter or Facebook you are likely to have spotted a mention about environmental artist Kerry Morrison working in...

Munich 1972 Olympic Posters Preview, by Patrick M Higgins

The Munich 1972: Olympic Posters will be on display at the Walker Art Gallery from 14th July 2012, and we sent photographer Patrick M...

National Theatre Live: Danny Boyle’s Frankenstein by Sinead Nunes

Danny Boyle's production of Frankenstein at the National Theatre achieved superb reviews and initiated a demand for a repeat performance on an unforseen scale. National Theatre...

Patrick M Higgins: Another Look at Domino Gallery by Sinead Nunes

Landscape Photographer, and his exhibition entitled Another Look, presented at one of Liverpool's foremost independent galleries, Domino, focused on architecture and explored new ways of seeing...

From Southport, with love…….. The Waterfront Arts Project, The Promenade Southport

Aside from the nostalgic sounds of arcades, the smell of sea air and the waft of fish and chips, The Southport Art groups create...

Debbie Laing is Bewitched, Bedazzled and Bejewelled at Anna Di Scala’s Latest Show

Anna Di Scala, fine arts and artist oil painter has introduced a new series of art and sketches and returned to Parr Street in...

Shelagh Cullity Interviews Wirral Couse Leader Vinny Lavell on this Years Fine Art Degree...

On a rainy Friday afternoon in the charming foyer of the Williamson Gallery in Birkenhead I met with Vinny Lavell, Course Leader for the...

Wendy Richmond reviews Street Scenes at Liverpool Academy of Art

Street Scene is a two-person exhibit currently showing at the Liverpool Academy of Arts featuring artist Emma Worth and photographer David Graves. From the...

Debbie Laing interviews Susan Breck about Edwards Carter Prestons Intimate retrospective in The Cornerstone

The Edward Carter Preston Exhibition ‘First Hand’ opened on the 15th June 2012 at the Cornerstone Gallery, Creative Campus in Shaw Street Liverpool and...

Andy visits 100 women create in the Tate

I have always been aware that the Tate Gallery has as a significant part of its brief to work with the local community. When...

Adam Scovell reviews Turner Monet and Twombly at Tate Liverpool

The aging process currently seems to be a recurrent theme throughout the Tate gallery in Albert Dock. Even outside the new Turner Monet Twombly...

Sinead Nunes Gives her Response to Rolf Harris: Can You Tell What It Is...

I must admit, that before attending Rolf Harris’ new exhibition at the Walker, I had a lot of pre-conceived ideas about him as an...

Andy Johnson Explores the Art of Book Making with Elizabeth Willow

I visited and really enjoyed ‘For the Love of Books’ at the Huyton Gallery, Huyton Library (which runs to 30/6/12 & has been reviewed...

The Rolf Harris Walker Art Gallery Exhibition: Did-ge-really doo?

Did-ge-really doo? It’s hard not to forget that Rolf Harris is in good artistic company at the Walker Art Gallery. The gallery for me...

Andy reviews Spectacle of The Lost at the University’s Victoria Gallery and Museum

This afternoon I found an invite on my Face Book page from the Double Negative to go to the open view that evening for...

Vicki Maguire Reviews The Bluecoat Display Centers Latest show Transplantation

Opening on Light Night at the Bluecoat Display Centre, it was easy to miss Transplantation, a touring exhibition of contemporary narrative jewellery by a...

Andy Johnson Sows Seeds In The Name Of Art!

I’ve recently become a facebook friend of the Liverpool Biennial as I enjoyed attending it last year and now I’ve taken a retirement/redundancy deal fancy...

Adam Scovell Can’t See The Trees For The Forest In The latest Beautiful Exhibition...

The Comma Project is a quaint public arts initiative encouraging interest in the wildlife and specifically the butterflies found in the New Ferry Butterfly Park...

Adam Scovell Finds a Quality Show at Tatton Park Biennial

The urge to fly is something deeply routed in the human psyche; the impossible feat that infuriates and perplexes our imaginations as well as...

Wendy Richmond Reviews Polly Morgans demonstration at The VG&M

You'd be hard pressed to find a better setting to watch Polly Morgan skin and stuff a starling than the Victoria Gallery & Museum's...

Andy Johnson Investigates Open Eye

I first went to the Open Eye Gallery in the 80’s when it was in Whitechapel near the entrance to the old tunnel. I loved...

Andy Johnson’s Light Night Adventure

I had an enjoyable evening enjoying the cultural delights of Light Night. I had worked a rough plan for the evening which varied as the...
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ArtinLiverpool Interviews Polly Morgan Ahead of her Taxidermy Demonstration at VG&M

Interview by Christof Häberle Polly Morgan, an artist almost by accident, has helped pull the traditional and somewhat forgotten craft of taxidermy into the art world. Her...

The Liverpool Art Show, Work which hits the Dot – Reviewed by Sinead Nunes

Photo by Andy Green Thursday 3rd May saw the grand opening of the Liverpool Art Show 2012 in Camp and Furnace, a great venue tucked away...