Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival entries labelled best ever at launch night

Arts festival competition entries labelled best ever at launch night The entries for this year’s Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival Open have been labelled the best...

UK’s Design Dignitaries Come Together For Cancer Research

Fev Pehs: An Exhibition of Work By & In Memory of John Young October 5 - 11 2013 Launch Event & Charity Auction: Friday October 4,...

World Renowned Artist Exhibits with PARTIA

The hospital arts team at Aintree have secured paintings from one of China’s leading artists for their next exhibition. The work of award winning international...

Make Your Mark on Liverpool’s LightNight

Liverpool will once again be throwing open the doors of its internationally renowned museums, galleries and heritage sites for its annual late night celebration...

Free entry for local residents: celebrate the Beatles Story’s success

Free entry for local residents: celebrate the Beatles Story’s success   The Beatles Story scooped two major prizes at this year’s prestigious TMP Annual Tourism Awards...

Elaine Mitchener to premiere new music theatre piece at Bluecoat

Elaine Mitchener to premiere new music theatre piece at Bluecoat, the UK’s oldest arts centre, in Liverpool On 23 November 2017, acclaimed vocalist and movement artist...

Videos: Liverpool Samba Carnival 2009 (Parts 2 and 3)

Liverpool Samba Carnival 2009. Part 2 and part 3

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...

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...

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival 2017 announces its full programme

1 WEEK TO GO - FULL PROGRAME OF EVENTS FOR LIVERPOOL ARAB ARTS FESTIVAL 2017 Liverpool Arab Arts Festival (LAAF) - the UK’s biggest annual...

Competition: Win Tickets to The Craft Mine!

Art in Liverpool have teamed up with St George's Hall to offer a family of four (2 adults, and 2 children) free tickets to...

Biennial Ends but some bits Linger

Good news that the Biennial have announced that some of the public realm works from the International 08 exhibition will be staying a little...

Above the Beaten Track announces partners for 2015 festival

Liverpool’s grassroots celebration, Above the Beaten Track returns to the Bluecoat for its eighth year this coming September.

ACE Opportunity Sends Knowsley Artist Barcelona Bound

Knowsley based artist Clare Brumby has been awarded a £5,000 arts grant to undertake a 3 month research and development project. The project, supported using...

Liverpool Art Prize 09 – Nominate Now

Nominations are now open for the Liverpool Art Prize 2009.The Liverpool Art Prize is a competition of contemporary art open to professional artists based...

Evolution of the visual system is key to abstract art

News from Liverpool University which I think I understand... Evolution of the visual system is key to abstract art Liverpool, UK - 17 November 2008: Famous...

Simon McKeown is DaDaFest Artist of the Year

The 2010 DaDafest ended yesterday with an awards evening at the Bluecoat. Simon McKeown, one of the UK’s leading digital artists, was named DaDaFest Artist...

Lord of the Rings Oscar winner to help celebrate Tolkien’s links to Liverpool

Lord of the Rings Oscar winner to help celebrate Tolkien’s hidden links to Liverpool  Tolkien lovers are in for a treat as Liverpool Hope University dedicates...

Special exhibition marks 500th anniversary of Leonardo’s death

The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, will host an exhibition of artwork by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) to mark the 500th anniversary of the artist’s...

Exhibition of Plans for New Central Library

EXHIBITION OPENS ON New Central Library The public are being invited to take a closer look at the details of one of the biggest library...

Time Capsule: LightNight After Party at Constellations

Time Capsule: LightNight After Party at Constellations This year marks the 8th edition of LightNight in Liverpool. This time round LightNight explores the theme of...

LIFT-OFF FOR PLANETARIUM! World Museum’s planetarium goes digital

World Museum’s planetarium will get a £110,000 re-vamp more than four decades after it first opened. German based company Zeiss has donated a new digital...

Interview: Bryan Biggs, on Bluecoat’s 300th anniversary

Bryan Biggs, on Bluecoat’s 300th anniversary Interview, Patrick Kirk-Smith Ahead of Bluecoat’s 300th anniversary year in 2017 we met with Bryan Biggs, Artistic Director of Bluecoat...

Poetry Society Announces Shortlist for the Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry

The Poetry Society are delighted to announce the shortlist of the UK’s only award that celebrates innovation in contemporary poetry, The Ted Hughes Award for New Work...

Would I Like to Say Something?

It was the Liverpool Biennial Update event last night at the JMU Art School building and it was quite entertaining. It seems there's a...

Remembrance Day – National Museums Liverpool marks date with free events

National Museums Liverpool are hosting a series of free events and activities to mark this year’s Remembrance Sunday. Events range from workshops, talks and...

the Bluecoat Launches ‘the Bluecoat Quarter’

Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts, the Bluecoat is launching ‘the Bluecoat Quarter’ on 20 September, to create a unique space within the city centre...

NEKO ‘Flitch Swicking Lifters’

  "NEKO was a small Japanese porcelain cat, brought to England via space craft in the mid fifties. Somewhere along that journey alien intervention transformed the...

Heritage on the Dock returns to Albert Dock Liverpool this September

Heritage on the Dock returns to Albert Dock Liverpool this September Celebrate the unique heritage of Albert Dock and Liverpool’s world famous UNESCO World Heritage...
The Museum of Liverpool reopens to the public on Monday 20 February 2017

The Museum of Liverpool reopens to the public on Monday

The Museum of Liverpool reopens to the public on Monday 20 February in time for half-term school holidays. Families will once again be able to...