IDLE WOMEN launches POWER TOOLS: a new online series of D.I.Y. video tutorials made...

IDLE WOMEN launches POWER TOOLS: a new online series of D.I.Y. video tutorials made by women artists women activists, and tradeswomen for women everywhere Award-winning...

‘Developing Your Creative Practice Fund’ awards first Liverpool grant to Gabriella Warren-Smith

Awarded £10,000 by Arts Council England! Gabriella Warren-Smith became the first successful candidate in Liverpool for the Developing Your Creative Practice Fund by Arts Council England. The...

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival Family Day Attracts More than 3,000 

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival Family Day Attracts More than 3,000 More than 3,000 people flocked to the finale of Liverpool Arab Arts Festival (LAAF) twenty-first...

New Immersive Arts Degree looking at XR, AR & VR Launches in Liverpool, UK

New Immersive Arts Degree looking at XR, AR & VR Launches in Liverpool, UK In September 2019, Liverpool Screen School and Liverpool School of Art...

Japan’s hidden gem – rare archive of paintings comes to World Museum, Liverpool

This autumn, World Museum will display the first ever exhibition of Taki Katei’s work outside Japan as part of the UK-Japan Season of Culture. Once a...

Giant new multicoloured sculpture unveiled on the famous Liverpool waterfront

Giant new multicoloured sculpture unveiled on the famous Liverpool waterfront Abstract showpiece will be in situ for the next 12 months on The Liverpool Plinth A...

Wirral Festival of Firsts launch a packed programme for Borough of Culture year

Wirral Festival of Firsts is hosting 10 days of unmissable exhibitions, performances and live music events from 5 - 14 July 2019 across the...

Major Outdoor Spectacle to Launch LEAP Festival 2019

Major Outdoor Spectacle to Launch LEAP Festival 2019 3 - 12 October 2019 The acclaimed dance festival will begin at Constellations with WILD, a new show...

Yan Preston’s Forest opens at Birkenhead Priory

Yan Preston’s Forest opens at Birkenhead Priory A collection of work by award-winning photographer Yan Preston has gone on display at Birkenhead Priory. Forest features stunning images of trees...

12 hours of art to the airwaves and the streets of St Helens

12 hours of art to the airwaves and the streets of St Helens as Heart of Glass teams up with artists Hunt & Darton...

Modigliani Opera, a 360 cinema & VR experience, has it’s UK premier in Liverpool

Cutting-edge art show has UK premier in Liverpool A cutting-edge multi-media art show celebrating the work of one of the 20th century’s greatest painters will...

Liverpool’s Unity Theatre launches £5 ticket scheme for creatives

Liverpool’s Unity Theatre launches £5 ticket scheme for creatives Anyone working in the creative industries can access Creative Membership for free Unity has announced a brand...

Chester Visual Arts brings major V&A Exhibition to the city

CHESTER VISUAL ARTS BRINGS MAJOR V&A EXHIBITION TO THE CITY FOR FIRST SHOWING OUTSIDE LONDON Chance and Control: Art in the Age of Computers The Old...

Bill Drummond to deliver inaugural Roger Eagle Memorial Lecture

bido100! launches the inaugural Roger Eagle Memorial Lecture The event takes place at Bluecoat on Friday 7 June 18:30 Bill Drummond is to deliver the first...

Arts&Heritage announces commissioned artists for latest Meeting Point programme

Arts&Heritage announces commissioned artists for latest Meeting Point programme Contemporary arts agency Arts&Heritage (www.artsandheritage.org.uk) have announced the artists that will take part in its Meeting Point programme...

Sven Werner’s new work for Storyhouse will transport participants into another’s memories.

Sven Werner’s new work for Storyhouse will transport participants into another’s memories. Storyhouse, Chester’s multi award-winning theatre, cinema and library has announced its latest unmissable...

LCI Productions’ Whale Song promises an emotional River Festival

Visitors to Liverpool’s River Festival will have a ‘whale’ of a time thanks to a stunning water and light projection show. The team responsible for...

Culture Warrington’s new culture boss plans to break down barriers to engagement

Arts charity’s new culture boss plans to break down barriers to engagement The new culture boss at Warrington’s leading arts charity has a bold ambition...

Amrita Dhallu appointed as new Assistant Curator at Bluecoat.

Amrita Dhallu appointed as new Assistant Curator at Bluecoat. Bluecoat, Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts, is pleased to announce that we have appointed Amrita...

Liverpool City Council’s culture team has been named the UK’s TOP event organiser

LIVERPOOL City Council’s culture team has been named the UK’s TOP event organiser - and 15th in the world overall. The Eventex Awards - the most esteemed accolade...

A new business support programme for cultural and heritage organisations in the North of...

Creative United announces the launch of Prosper North - a new business support programme for cultural and heritage organisations in the North of England Prosper...

The Witching Hour arrives this weekend

The Witching Hour arrives this weekend  As the highly anticipated outdoor spectacular The Witching Hour descends on Birkenhead Park this weekend, Wirral Council have released final details to...

The story of RAY + JULIE, one of Liverpool’s most iconic public artworks

The ballad of RAY + JULIE Alan Dunn & Brigitte Jurack The story of Liverpool’s mythical public artwork. Named by The Guardian as one of Britain’s top...

Made of Iron – celebrating Wirral’s maritime heritage

Made of Iron - celebrating Wirral’s maritime heritage The story of Wirral’s shipbuilding and maritime heritage is to be celebrated through Made of Iron - a series of exhibitions...

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival announces first events for 2019: “Shadow and Light”

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival (LAAF) announces first wave of events for 2019 programme: “Shadow and Light” 5-14 July 2019

Mark Cass, founder of Cass Art, on bridging the divide between people, places and...

Mark Cass started a quiet revolution in 1984 when he opened up Cass Art, an art supply shop with a passion for production and...

Tate announces new fund for staging performance from the collection

FOUR MAJOR WORKS TO BE STAGED IN 2019 AS TATE EXPANDS ITS PERFORMANCE COLLECTION Tate today announced a new fund to enable the staging of...

Art in Liverpool Magazine, issue #14: April 2019 editorial (Culture Declares)

As Extinction Rebellion causes chaos throughout London, something really significant is happening in tandem. Culture Declares is a new initiative led by the UK’s...

The Witching Hour approaches

The Witching Hour approaches As dusk falls over Birkenhead Park each night from 17 to 19 May 2019, visitors will step into The Witching Hour, a brand-new...

New commission, Shell-ter, celebrates Southport’s sculptural heritage

Shell-ter Celebrating Southport’s Sculptural Heritage Yorkshire-based public artist Kate Maddison of Chrysalis Arts will be inspiring the town of Southport this May as part of the...

Tate Liverpool hosts Illuminating the Wilderness, a film with neurodiverse artists

Illuminating the Wilderness is a new film with neurodiverse artists and makers, families and carers. Opening at Tate Liverpool on 4 April with a month-long...

LightNight 2019’s full programme is out now

LightNight 2019: Ritual Full programme released! Friday 17 May 2019 venues across Liverpool city centre 5pm - late Free This year, as Open Culture mark their tenth annual festival, artists, arts...

WoWFEST 2019 Where Are We Now? Festival Programme

Writing on the Wall, Liverpool’s longest running writing & literary organisation, announce our 20th annual festival programme: WoWFEST 2019 – Where Are We Now?...

New Funding Allows Open Eye Gallery to Launch New Programmes of Co-AuthoredCulture

New Funding Allows Open Eye Gallery to Launch New Programmes of Co-Authored Culture New funding for Open Eye Gallery is allowing them to significantly scale...

Physical Fest returns to Liverpool this June for a 6-day extravaganza

PHYSICAL FEST 2019 Liverpool, UK 10th - 15th June www.physicalfest.com - - The UK's only international physical theatre festival returns to Liverpool this June for a 6-day extravaganza of...

Local creatives showcased at Summer Arts Market

Local creatives showcased at Summer Arts Market Merseyside’s largest arts market returns to Liverpool Cathedral —  Stalls from over 200 contemporary artists, designers & makers —  Vintage...

Matisse & Rembrandt: Lady Lever snares two masters of art for duo of Wirral...

The Lady Lever Art Gallery has today announced that it will be opening an exhibition by one of the 20th century’s most influential artists,...

As Seen on Screen: The new Arts Council collection exhibition coming to Walker Art...

AS SEEN ON SCREEN: ART AND CINEMA An Arts Council Collection National Partners exhibition at Walker Art Gallery A new exhibition at Liverpool’s Walker Art Gallery...

Increased numbers, more diverse, and younger – Liverpool Biennial’s impact published

INCREASED NUMBERS, MORE DIVERSE AND YOUNGER – NEW FINDINGS ON LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL’S IMPACT PUBLISHED Independent research released today reveals a growing impact, broader demographic and...

Bluecoat to welcome Survey, a major exhibition of new work, to the North West

Bluecoat to welcome Survey, a major exhibition of new work, to the North West Sat 13 Apr – Sun 23 Jun Bluecoat, Liverpool’s Centre for the Contemporary Arts,...