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Bluecoat Display Centre – Winter Garden in the Window

The Winter Garden by Elizabeth Willow in the Window at Bluecoat Display Centre. 1-31 December 2010. A collection of paper and wire sculptures in the...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Dreams Made Manifest

Dreams Made Manifest 6 March – 24 April 2010 Halima Cassell is one of the UK’s leading young ceramic artists. Born in Pakistan and brought up...
L for Leather

Bluecoat Display Centre: L for Leather

Saturday 4 June 2016 - Saturday 2 July 2016. Featuring leading contemporary designers/makers working primarily in leather.

Bluecoat Display Centre – Walter Keeler

In The Window Series - Walter Keeler Ceramics. 1 to 31 October 2008Walter Keeler is one of the UK's top contemporary potters, and is...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Golden Age of Lettering

Golden Age of Lettering 26 June – 7 August 2010 'A Golden Age of Lettering' encompasses thought provoking projects by a range of designer makers touching...

The Bluecoat: Artist Talk Rebecca Gouldson

26 February 13 - 16:00 ickets: £12.50 each (including afternoon tea at The Athenaeum in Liverpool), or £10 as part of our Special Ticket Offer, see...

Bluecoat Display Centre (In the Window): James Campbell

1 - 31 August 2014 Viewing from shop / street Free Having trained as a potter, James Campbell had by the mid 1970s become part of the...

Bluecoat Display Centre – ‘Collect’

'COLLECT'Exhibition runs: January 12 - February 23 2008Complementary selection of collectible work by artists shown on their stand at this year’s Collect at the...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Craft Goes Pop

23 January - 7 March 2015 Open daily Free Craft Goes Pop is a celebration of the Pop movement. This exhibition revisits Pop Art through contemporary craft,...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Artist’s Talk – Caroline Gregson – Willow &...

24 February 2015 1-4pm (arrive from 1pm for a 1.30pm start) Tickets £12.50 each (includes tea, sandwiches & cakes at The Athenaeum, Liverpool) As part of Bluecoat...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Idea to Object by Matthew Burt

Matthew Burt – Idea to Object 25 April - 6 June 2009 The award-winning, Wiltshire furniture designer will unveil new work and reveal how...

Bluecoat Display Centre – stories & memories

stories & memories 7 March -  18 April 2009Behind so many pieces purchased over the past 50 years from the Bluecoat Display Centre, there...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Junkshop Revolution

Junkshop Revolution13 June – 1 August 2009 Junkshop Revolution presents contemporary designers who have found new use for everyday objects and reclaimed materials and...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Collector’s Event

Bluecoat Collector's Event - Thursday April 3 2008 14.30 - 16.30 Four short presentations to assist with the appreciation of collecting. Speakers: Karl Harron - Irish Glass...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Mike Badger

19 April 2014 14.30 Free In celebration of Record Store Day, Mike Badger will perform a short acoustic set at Bluecoat Display Centre. This will launch the release...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Magdalene Odundo Solo Exhibition

Magdalene Odundo Solo - The Elisabeth Zuckerman memorial exhibition3 October – 28 November 2009Magdalene showed her hand built and coiled ceramics in 1985, very...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Garden City

14 November 2014 - 17 January 2015 Open daily Free Private view: Thursday 13 November 2014, 5.30-7.30pm Bluecoat Display Centre is delighted to have the opportunity to exhibit...
Exhibition at the Bluecoat display centre

Bluecoat Display Centre: Cadeaux d’Amour – An Exhibition of Tokens of...

Cadeaux d'Amour - An Exhibition of Tokens of Affection Private View: Friday 20th January 2012 Exhibition dates: Saturday 21st January - Saturday 3rd March This exhibition features...

Bluecoat Display Centre – 50 at the BDC

50 @ the BDC. 10 January – 28 February 2009To launch the Bluecoat Display Centre’s 50th anniversary year BDC have invited 50 artists who...

The Bluecoat Display Centre: Air Craft

9 March - 20 April 2013 Private View: 8 March 17.30 - 19.30 A mixed media exhibition of work, exploring the secret world of birds. Eleven...
Beth Lewis-Williams

Bluecoat Display Centre: Brilliance

Saturday 23 January - Saturday 5 March 2016. This exhibition, co-curated by Claire Norcross, features leading contemporary lighting designers working in a range of media to include ceramic, concrete & leather, woven wicker, paper and glass.

Bluecoat Display Centre: Ceramics Now

31 May - 20 July Ceramics Now is a collaboration across 4 galleries; Bluecoat Display Centre, Bevere Gallery, Contemporary Ceramics and the New Ashgate Gallery,...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Southern Stars : Northern Lights

Southern Stars : Northern Lights8 August – 26 September 2009This exhibition will showcase a broad mix of nationally recognised, established and more emerging South...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Drawing in Gold

Wendy Ramshaw - Drawings in Gold. Exhibition 20 September - 8 November 2008A new collection of work by Wendy Ramshaw, one of Britain’s leading...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Manifest Touring Jewellery Exhibition

Saturday 12 March - Saturday 16 April 2016. Manifest is a touring exhibition of jewellery by the Designer Jewellers Group to celebrate its fortieth anniversary with a selling exhibition of jewellery encompassing bangles, rings, bracelets, hand pieces and cufflinks, loosely themed around the ruby

Bluecoat Display Centre: Mark Byrne

12 April 2014 15.00 - 16.00 Free Mark Byrne will play an acoustic set of John Martyn songs in the Music Makers exhibition space as part of...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Collect(ed)

14 May - 25 June 2011 at the Bluecoat Display Centre - 'Collect(ed)' The Bluecoat Display Centre’s stand concept for the 2011 COLLECT at the...
Sue Brown print

Bluecoat Display Centre: All That Glitters

Saturday 21 November 2015 - Saturday 16 January 2016. This exhibition’s theme revolves around the work of printmaker Sue Brown and wood artist Mikael Nilsson both of which feature crows and black birds.

Bluecoat Display Centre – Shanghai Exposure

Shanghai Exposure 1 May -19 June 2010 As part of the artistic exhibition programme this year in Liverpool, Bluecoat Display Centre is celebrating the links that...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Midnight Llama

26 April 2014 15.30 Free Midnight Llama (an experimental music band from Yorkshire) will give an improvised acoustic performance at Bluecoat Display Centre using the voice, percussion, nyckelharpa and recorders in...

Bluecoat Display Centre – 50th anniversary series

Bluecoat Display Centre 50th Anniversary Series at Various Venues As part of this year’s 50-year anniversary celebration of the Bluecoat Display Centre, some of...

Bluecoat Display Centre – National Sculpture Prize Exhibition

National Sculpture Prize Exhibition 14 August - 25 September 2010 The National Sculpture Prize 2010 is the second instalment of the Art Prize created by...

Bluecoat Display Centre – A Sterling Example

A Sterling Example. 15 November - 03 January 2009Celebrating the life of silversmith Stanley Hill and his students Includes Ann-Marie Colquhoun, John Creed, Lisa Jane...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Mersey Maritime

23 June - 4 July 2015 Open daily Free The exhibition features a selection of designer makers whose works explore a maritime theme through a range of...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Toy Story Exhibition

  9 May - 28 June 2014 Open daily Free This exhibition will feature the work of toy makers who employ traditional techniques which encourage children to engage...

Bluecoat Display Centre – NORDIC-Design /NICE Festival

NORDIC-Design /NICE Festival 19 November - 3 December 2009 Nordic design featuring 3 Ceramicists: Merete Rasmussen (Denmark), Karin Eriksson (Sweden) and Ninna Gotzsche (Denmark) at Bluecoat...

The Bluecoat Display Centre: Liverpool Corked

26 January- 2 March 2013 Private View: Friday 25th January - 5.30pm to 7.30pm This exhibition will feature 3 contemporary ceramic artists at differing career stages...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Handmade

Handmade in Liverpool Until Jan 5An exhibition showcasing some of Liverpool's talented designer/makers ...

The Bluecoat Display Centre: Are You Connected? Sara Devoreux-Ward

1 - 10 March 2013 10.00 - 18.00 Free North-West based artist Sara Devoreux-Ward explores the social and cultural impact of communication technologies through work that links...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Ruth Ball Artist Talk at the Athenaeum

25 February (available to new and current BDC subscribing friends) 1.00 – 16.00 (arrivals from 1.00pm for 1.30 start) Location: The Athenaeum Club, Liverpool Tickets : £12.50 each...