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,...
Boston Terrier by Aidan Owen. dot-art Schools at St George's Hall 2016

Voting opens to find Liverpool’s top young artists

Voting opens to find Liverpool’s top young artists A public vote to find Merseyside’s best young artists opened on Monday 1st April and continues until...

Art in Liverpool Magazine, issue #14: April 2019 editorial

Since 2008, Liverpool has been so palpably linked with Europe, leading by example for cities hoping to put the arts and culture at the...

Project Art Works brings Exlporers 2019 to Tate Liverpool

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...

Threshold Festival reveal this weekend’s full Visual Arts line-up

Threshold Festival reveal this weekend's full Visual Arts line-up Following an already stellar raft of acts across the music & arts spectrum being revealed, Threshold has announced...

World Museum is England’s most visited museum outside London in 2018

Of England’s top four museums outside London THREE are in Liverpool National Museums Liverpool welcomed 4,114,135 visitors across all eight of its venues in 2018,...

Join a mass street-dance on LightNight in The Great British Baraat

Have you ever wanted to be part of Liverpool’s one-night arts and culture festival LightNight? Well now is your chance. World Dance company Movema...

The pull of the earth: Luke Jerram’s ‘Gaia’ is heading to Liverpool Cathedral as part...

The pull of the earth: Luke Jerram’s ‘Gaia’ is heading to Liverpool Cathedral as part of River Festival Liverpool The popular River Festival Liverpool is back...

Wirral Borough of Culture awarded substantial Arts Council grant

Wirral Borough of Culture awarded substantial Arts Council grant Wirral’s year as Liverpool City Region Borough of Culture has got off to a flying start...

Seven artworks commissioned for 10th Liverpool LightNight

Seven artworks commissioned for 10th Liverpool LightNight Artists explore ‘Ritual’ at free late-night arts festival & new venue announced Taking place across 50 venues on Friday...

Northern Young Theatre Makers LAUNCH Careers at Industry Showcase at Unity Theatre

Northern Young Theatre Makers LAUNCH Careers at Industry Showcase at Unity Theatre 9 emerging artists and companies will showcase their talents at the first ever...

Crosby Schools Photographic Competition winners to be announced at awards event next week

The winners of this year's Crosby Schools Photographic Competition will be announced at an awards evening next week. The judging committee, led by local author and...

Masterplanners sought for Liverpool waterfront

National Museums Liverpool is on the search for planners to help them transform its waterfront estate. The scheme – or masterplan – is to create...

Contemporary art installation inspired Speke’s secrets

Contemporary art installation inspired Speke’s secrets Espionage and secrecy concealed in the wattle and daub of the 16th century building at Speke Hall is the inspiration...