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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: Eastern Aesthetics exhibition

Saturday 23 April - Saturday 28 May 2016. This exhibition will feature designer makers whose works have been inspired by Japan, its imagery, craft techniques and culture. The exhibition will examine how a sense of place can influence us as individuals and how this is reflected in artworks we create.

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: Jane Perryman In the Window

June 2012 Bluecoat Display Centre are pleased to announce ceramicist Jane Perryman as a solo exhibitor for our June 2012 'In The Window' exhibition. With over...

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: 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 – 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 – ‘West Meets West’

'West Meets West'Exhibition April 26 to May 31 2008Curated by Maureen Bampton and Mike Holmes of Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, this unique exchange...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Mersey Jewellers Go Platinum  1994 – 2014

17 - 25 January Open Monday – Saturday 10.00 – 17.30, Sundays 12.00 – 17.00 Preview: 18 January, 14.00 - 16.00 Join us and selected members of...

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 – Floral Lawn Collection

Helen Chatterton: Floral Lawn Collection13 June – 1 August 2009A new summer collection of textiles by Liverpool based designer Helen Chatterton to complement the...

Bluecoat Display Centre – New Blood

'New Blood' 15 November - 3 January 2009 A series of commissioned art pieces inspired by the theme of dynamic blood flow. Artists: Colette Gilmartin, Junko...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Music Makers

21 March - 3 May 2014 Open daily 10.00 - 18.00 Free Private View 20 March 17.30 - 19.30 We approached the textile artist Michael Brennand-Wood to invite...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Jueri No Ima

Juerī no ima  ジュエリーの今 20 November 2010 – 22 January 2011 International contemporary jewellery by 8 Japanese artists working in the UK, Germany, Japan, Singapore and...

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...

The Bluecoat Display Centre: In the Window featuring Joseph Hartley

1 - 30 April 2013 Free Entry Manchester-based designer Joseph Hartley makes useable objects by hand from the simplest materials. His pure and honest forms, which...

Bluecoat Display Centre – ‘Portfolio’

You’ll Never Walk Alone - Portfolio. Co-curated with Crafts Council of Ireland Exhibition March 1 to April 19 2008 Featuring 12 Artists from the UK paired...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Alison Kinnaird

Saturday 29 August - Saturday 3 October 2015. The Bluecoat Display Centre will be showing the work of the internationally renowned glass engraver Alison Kinnaird MBE here for the first time.

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: The Wedding Party

31 January - 15 March Open Monday – Saturday 10.00 – 17.30, Sundays 12.00 - 17.00 Admission: Free The Wedding Party exhibition will feature everything the discerning,...

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...
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: 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: 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...

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...

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...
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: Annual Gardner-Medwin Lecture by Jennifer Collier

30 October 2014 2.30 – 4.30pm Tickets: £4.95 (£3.95 BDC Friends and concs.) from Bluecoat Display Centre. Call 0151 709 4014 to book a place! The talk will last...

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: In the Window – Sara Flynn

1 October 2015 - Saturday 31 October 2015. In celebration and support of this year’s Liverpool Irish festival we have invited the acclaimed Belfast ceramic artist Sara Flynn to exhibit In the Window

Bluecoat Display Centre – ‘Storyville’ : Rachael Howard and Melanie Tomlinson

'Storyville' : Rachael Howard and Melanie Tomlinson 12 March - 7 May 2011 Two-person exhibition featuring textiles by Rachael Howard and metalwork by Melanie Tomlinson for...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Elisabeth Zuckerman Memorial Exhibition

Bluecoat Display Centre - Original Venue Re-opened.Exhibitions at Display Centres One and Two7 June - 2 August 2008Gabriele Koch and Robin Welch - 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 – 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...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Transplantation – an exhibition of narrative contemporary jewellery

Bluecoat Display Centre: Transplantation - an exhibition of narrative contemporary jewellery 12 May - 23 June Curated by Professor Norman Cherry in conjunction with the Hub:...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Cleo Mussi solo – Strange but Kawaii

12 September – 8 November 2014 Open Monday – Saturday 10.00 – 17.30, Sundays 12.00 – 17.00 Free This new show in Liverpool is a development of a...

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...

Bluecoat Display Centre: Landbaby presents ‘Today’zine

20 April - 1 June Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 17.00 Landbaby at the Bluecoat Collaboration between Stef Bradley and Claire Bates When customer Stef Bradley handed Claire...

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...

Bluecoat Display Centre – Lecture by Wendy Ramshaw

Garner-Medwin Lecture 2008 by Wendy Ramshaw. 23 October 2008 14.30 - 15.30Wendy Ramshaw will give the Annual Garner-Medwin Lecture 2008 on Thursday 23rd October...