Liverpool News gets my Expert Opinion

Did you know there's a nice little online newspaper called 'Liverpool News' which is run by John Moores University final-year journalism students? Its updated every...

DaDaFest Starts

A musical based on the Thalidomide controversy will open this year's deaf and disability arts festival in Liverpool. The show takes an uncompromising - and...

Open Studios 50 Parr Street

The artists studios at 50 Parr St. are still open to the public until tomorrow- November 24th. 11.00-17.00. Well worth a look, I'm sure...

Open galleries later to cut binge drinking

Haha, they obviously haven't seen what goes on at Private Viewings. From the Guardian... London's museums and art galleries should open until 10pm at weekends so...

The Lights Are On

I went along to St Georges Plateau to witness the big celebrity switch on of the Liverpool Christmas lights last night. I knew I...

Latest Arts Projects Awards from NW Arts Council

Press Releas from North West Arts Council... Over £700,000 have been awarded to regional arts projects and artists from Arts Council England, North West in...

Emin Sculpture in the news again

The only thing that bothers me about this report is that, yet again, emails have been leaked. Emails shouldn't leak! More effort should be...

Liverpool takes culture plans to Brussels

From the Liverpool Culture Company... The Liverpool Culture Company is taking its plans for 2008 to the heart of Europe. On Wednesday (November 23rd), culture and...

Liverpool Decorative and Fine Arts Society

LDFAS is affiliated to NADFAS - National Association for Decorative and Fine Arts. They have high quality lecturers from the NADFAS Directory at their meetings...

Shop at FACT

There's a nice little shop area in FACT now selling FACT's own books, catalogs, DVDs etc amongst other things. Not a lot of stock...

Homotopia Closing Party this Saturday

I have been bombarded the last couple of days with reminders for this closing event, which presumably means there's still a good few tickets...

Rembrandt in Walker ‘may be fake’

Oh dear! Still if most experts reckon its a bloody good painting that deserves to hang in a national gallery then does it really...

Homotopia 2 takes off

Via liverpool08.com Homotopia will be swinging from the spires when the city's celebration of homosexual culture is launched in a magnificently refurbished church. Bringing gay films,...

Open Eye on Prize Short-List

Well done to Open Eye. Via liverpool08.com... Prize Coup for Liverpool Photography Gallery Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, is celebrating after two of its recent UK premiere exhibitions,...

Marketing 08 Event on Wednesday 2nd Nov

Via Merseyside ACME... Date: Wednesday 2nd November 2005 Time: 6pm - 9pm (including buffet) Venue: Philharmonic Hall, Hope Street, Liverpool L1 9BP Cost: £5 The Capital of Culture 2008...

Year of Environment 2009 Liverpool Themed Year

There will be no hangover as the city celebrates its beauty, elegance, cityscape, parks, waterfront and natural heritage.

Sea Liverpool 2005 Themed Year

2005 will celebrate Liverpool's maritime legacy. Work will begin on Liverpool's cruise liner terminal, while the city will also stage the 25th annual Mersey...

Almiro Gallery Opens

A new gallery in North Liverpool opened with a group show on Sunday. The Almiro is in Waterloo and is run by the McCarthy...

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...