It’s the Travelling Life – new exhibition depicts life in Liverpool’s Irish Traveller community

It’s the Travelling Life - new exhibition depicts life in Liverpool’s Irish Traveller community A new exhibition, curated by American artist Jona Frank, provides a...

Curator and dates announced for Liverpool Biennial 2020

Liverpool Biennial today announces the appointment of Manuela Moscoso as Curator for Liverpool Biennial 2020, which will take place 11 July – 25 October 2020. Moscoso, Senior Curator...

New artists added to Liverpool & Knowsley Book Art Exhibition

The Liverpool & Knowsley Book Art Exhibition is now open in Kirkby Gallery. Following the launch in Liverpool Central Library earlier this year, The Liverpool & Knowsley Book...

Frankenstein Book Art exhibition takes over Knowsley’s Kirkby Gallery

Frankenstein Book Art exhibition takes over Knowsley's Kirkby Gallery Following a hugely successful residency at Liverpool's iconic Central Library, Liverpool Book Art's third major exhibition of...

Billy Wilson People’s Choice Award Winner Announced

Billy Wilson People’s Choice Award Winner Announced On Thursday 31st August, Liverpool Art Fair hosted the second annual Billy Wilson People’s Choice Award. The award...

Dance takes centre stage this November as LEAP festival officially launched

DANCE TAKES CENTRE STAGE THIS NOVEMBER AS LEAP FESTIVAL OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED LEAP Dance Festival, one of the UK’s most anticipated dance festivals is officially launched...

Giants Route Revealed!!

Giants Route Reveal 2018 Comfy shoes √ Clothing for all weather conditions √ Smartphones/cameras fully charged and ready to take hundreds of pictures √ Are...

The Venus Collective to host a new monthly film screening night that celebrates female...

THE VENUS COLLECTIVE TO HOST A NEW MONTHLY FILM SCREENING NIGHT THAT CELEBRATES FEMALE DIRECTORS The Venus Collective presents Screen Queens a new monthly immersive...

Water deserves more credit. Aurora shows us why.

Water deserves more credit. Aurora shows us why. Words, Patrick Kirk-Smith “We aim to open up a dialogue about the value of water on a global...

Art in Liverpool Magazine: Issue #8, September 2018 – Editorial

You know at the Docks, where people leave their padlocks hanging from chains overlooking the Mersey? Behind Tate, on those lovely benches? Well there...

Liverpudlians called to transform a day in their life into a historic piece of...

A multi-award winning British street photographer is inviting the people of Liverpool to join him in a unique social experiment: to capture the lives...

UK Parliament artist creates artworks with Liverpool residents to explore impact of race relations...

Artist Scarlett Crawford has been appointed by the UK Parliament for a new project entitled First Waves: Exploring the impact of race relations legislation in...

Exhibition celebrates 60 years of The Jacaranda opens TODAY

Exhibition at the Jacaranda, celebrating 60 years  The Jacaranda Club / Jacaranda Records – Phase One 24th, 25th, 26th August 2018 ~ FREE ENTRY ~ This August Bank Holiday weekend will be full of...

A new online archive brings Bluecoat’s 300 year history to life

A new online archive brings Bluecoat’s 300 year history to life Photographs, documents and films chart the story of the UK’s oldest arts centre, and...

Bluecoat and National Trust announce Serena Korda co-commission for Liverpool’s Speke Hall

Bluecoat and National Trust announce Serena Korda co-commission for Liverpool’s Speke Hall Bluecoat is delighted to be working with award-winning British artist Serena Korda and...

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...

Art in Liverpool Magazine: Issue #7, August 2018 – Editorial

There’s a little way to go until we’re out of July, but we thought with so much happening mid-month it would be utterly unfair...

The Big Draw Festival 2018 Launch Partners Announced

The Big Draw Festival 2018 Launch Partners Announced Art in Liverpool and National Museums Liverpool will join The Big Draw as launch partners  of The...

Nelson Mandela’s daughter gifts rare artwork to Liverpool

Nelson Mandela's daughter gifts rare artwork to Liverpool Liverpool City Council and the Mandela8 group have been gifted limited edition artwork by Nelson Mandela’s daughter. Mandela8...

Liverpool’s Capstone Theatre reveal packed autumn programme of music and arts

Liverpool's Capstone Theatre reveal packed autumn programme of music and arts Liverpool Hope University’s Capstone Theatre is delighted to announce the launch of its Autumn...

Liverpool Mental Health Festival returns this October with events across the city

Liverpool Mental Health Festival returns this October with events across the city The first details for this year's Liverpool Mental Health Festival have been revealed, with...

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 –...

A weekend of celebration for 60 years of The Jacaranda

A weekend of celebration for 60 years of The Jacaranda The Jacaranda Club / Jacaranda Records – Phase 1 24th, 25th, 26th August 2018 FREE ENTRY This August Bank...

Liverpool City Region Boxes Clever

Liverpool City Region Boxes Clever CASTLES and a Viking church will be brought to life in huge cardboard form as Liverpool City Region gets creative...

COoL Creates International Youth Day

COoL Creates International Youth Day Liverpool arts organisations are uniting for three special days of creativity under the banner of COoL Creates. The first of the...

Liverpool Comedy Festival launches next month with exhibition of legends

The Buyers Club Gallery and and RedHouse Originals Gallery are excited to present an exhibition by Thomas James Butler to coincide with the launch of the...

New exhibitions land at George Henry Lee’s for Independents Biennial

Three weeks in to the new life of George Henry Lee's, opening its doors once again for Independents Biennial 2018, three new exhibitions and...

Time Moves Quickly: Help celebrate creativity and arts education for Liverpool

Time Moves Quickly: Help celebrate creativity and arts education for Liverpool Support the Kickstarter here Time Moves Quickly is a major project by artist Ryan Gander...

Blue Room takes to the Road

Announcement from Blue Room, at Bluecoat: We’re taking Blue Room on the Road We are starting a new Blue Room project at Norton Priory Museum and Gardens in...

Independents Biennial kicks off in style with 200 artists across Merseyside

- 200 artists and over 250 new works for the Independents Biennial - Special commissions in St Helens, Sefton, Wirral, Knowsley & Liverpool for 4...

Winners revealed after successful 2018 season at Crosby Camera Club

WINNERS REVEALED AFTER SUCCESSFUL 2018 SEASON AT CROSBY CAMERA CLUB After a long season, Crosby Camera Club's 2018 competitions closed with three different winners topping...

MDI announce sponsors leaping to support annual dance festival

MDI ANNOUNCE SPONSORS LEAPING AT CHANCE TO SUPPORT ANNUAL DANCE FESTIVAL Hope University, Liverpool ONE and Morecrofts Solicitors revealed as key sponsors Organisers invite companies to lend...

Gary Sollars’ First Solo Exhibition Goes One Way

Gary Sollars’ First Solo Exhibition Goes One Way Liverpool artist Gary Sollars is more salad cream than mayonnaise in his new exhibition of large scale...

Ed’s Place pops up at old George Henry Lee building this summer

Ed’s Place pops up at old George Henry Lee building this summer People will imagine how Liverpool city centre could be better for everyone People...

TOP TRUMP – National Art Competition Records Artistic & Civic Response to Presidential Visit

TOP TRUMP – National Art Competition Recording Artistic & Civic Response to Presidential Visit On Friday 13th July the judging panel decided the winner of the...

New Public Artwork by Ugo Rondinone for Liverpool Waterfront

New Public Artwork by Ugo Rondinone for Liverpool Waterfront Liverpool Biennial and Tate Liverpool unveail a major new joint project with internationally acclaimed artist Ugo...

Master abstract painter returns to the Walker Art Gallery

Master abstract painter returns to the Walker Art Gallery An exhibition of paintings by Sean Scully, renowned globally as the master of post-minimalist abstraction, will...

Watch the highlights of Liverpool Urban Sketchers weekend of drawing

At the start of July, Liverpool Urban Sketchers hosted a weekend of sketching in Liverpool City Centre. 10 years since the Capital of culture, they...

Liverpool city region’s best young artists announced

Liverpool city region’s best young artists announced Two budding young artists are celebrating after battling it out with more than 900 pupils from 56 schools...

Shanghai artists take over Liverpool waterfront

Shanghai artists take over Liverpool waterfront TEN acclaimed Chinese artists, living and working in Liverpool’s twin city Shanghai, will showcase their work in a brand...