Bodelwyddan Castle: The Phantoms of Surrealism

29 September - 6 January 2012 Bodelwyddan Castle, a partner of the National Portrait Gallery, is pleased to present The Phantoms of Surrealism, a solo exhibition...

Nerve Centre Libraries Tour – Art & Culture event at Wavertree...

29 September  2012 12 - 16:00   Nerve Centre Libraries Tour The Nerve magazine continue their campaign to raise awareness of what losing free public library services would...

Buy Art Fair Manchester

27 - 30 September 2012 Launched back in 2008, Buy Art Fair has grown to become the place to buy original art in the North...

Camp and Furnace: “Be Hospitable”, The Souvenir Collective

21 - 29 September 2012 Viewing: 20 September 17:30 The Souvenir Collective is a creative group operating from three different cities across the world: Liverpool, London and New York. The...

Madelainartz: Emergence – part of Liverpool’s Independents Biennial showcase.

15 September - 29 September 2012 Eddie Bishop's collaborative exploring all mediums of art from installations to wrought iron sculptures.

TABAC: Free screening of HOME in Liverpool

19 September 2012 After a trilogy of cinema nights in Liverpool this summer, we bring you our first free screening. This time we will screen the...

69A Intandane: This Wild Kingdom

17 September - 20 October Surrealist paintings of animals as people. 17 September – 20 October 2012 Monday to Sunday, 1200 – 1730 69A Intandane 75 Renshaw Street Liverpool L1 2SJ

Everton Park: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

16 September - 17 September 2012 Fritz Haeg Everton Park H.Q. and Foraging Spiral, 2012 Haeg re-activates the present and reimagines the future of Liverpool’s Everton  Park...

Radio City Tower: Private

16 September 2012 An upcoming exhibition curated by Michael Jenkins and Alan Dunn, set in Liverpool's Radio City Tower as the city's most public and private landmark....

The Walker Art Gallery: John Moores Painting Prize

15 September - 25 November 2012 First held in 1957, the John Moores Painting Prize is the UK's best-known painting competition and is named after Sir...

East Float, Wirral Waters: Anthony McCall – Column

15 September - 25 November 2012 Column is a vertical, spinning, ascending  column of cloud that rises into the sky from  the surface of East...

Tate Liverpool: Doug Aitken – The Source (Liverpool Biennial)

15 September - 25 November 2012 What is the source of a creative idea? Where does it start and how is it realised? Musician Jack White,...

VG&M: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

15 September - 25 November 2012 Paul Rooney Here Comes Franz He Was Afraid A solo exhibition of recent work including  a work using the changing light sequence...

The Walker Art Gallery: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

15 September - 25 November 2012 Patrick Murphy Belonging, 2012 Banished from city centres and branded  a nuisance, pigeons will become a familiar  sight at the Walker...

Metal: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

15 September  - 25 November 2012 Café Valise is METAL’s travelling pop-up  cafe. Having spent time in Peterborough  and Southend-on-Sea it comes to Liverpool  Biennial...

The Monro: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

15 September - 25 November 2012 Janine Antoni Umbilical, 2000 Antoni’s work draws upon the complex,  intimate relationship between mother and child, and between objects and bodies.  Antoni...

Open Eye Gallery: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

  15 September - 25 November 2012 Mark Morrisroe Morrisroe, an instrumental figure in the  1970s’ Boston punk scene, was 30 years  old when he died of...

FACT: Liverpool Biennial 2012

15 September - 25 November 2012 FACT will present major new commissions from international artists Jemima Wyman, Anja Kirschner and David Panos, and Pedro Reyes...

Plaza Cinema: Nostalgia Night: Singin’ in the Rain

15 September 2012 The Plaza proudly presents the original romantic comedy musical ‘Singin’ in the Rain’. This iconic film is Gene Kelly’s finest moment on screen and...

The Tea Factory: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

15 September - 25 November Sabelo Mlangeni My Storie, 2012 Men Only, 2008–09 Mlangeni is interested in the political  construction and social definition of  the category of...

28 – 32 Wood St: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

Ming Wong Making Chinatown, 2012 Courtesy of  the artist/Commissioned by Redcat, Los Angeles After Chinatown, 2012 The Chinese Detective, 2012 Drawing on Polanski’s iconic film  Chinatown, 1974, Wong...

The Bluecoat: The Unexpected Guest Liverpool Biennial

15 September - 25 November 2012 Liverpool Biennial is a major event in both the UK and international art calendars.  The Unexpected Guest explores notions of hospitality....

Oomoo: Rabbits in The Moon

15  September - 25 November 2012 6 September – 25 November 2012 Monday to Friday, 1230 – 1700 Saturday 1000 – 1900 Sunday 1200 – 1800 Private View: 16th...

Pagoda Arts: Patricia Mackinnon-Day

15 - 22 September 2012 My methodology here, as elsewhere, was to seek out these Chinese women of a certain age in Shanghai and, having received...

Q Cafe: Ghosts of the Past – Shadows of the Past

15 September - 15 October 2012 The recent regeneration of Liverpool is the inspiration for this exhibition which challenges the viewer’s awareness of a changing...

Cunard Building: Liverpool Biennial — The Unexpected Guest

15 September - 25 November 2012 The Unexpected Guest explores notions  of hospitality. Leading and emerging  artists have been commissioned to make  permanent and temporary...

Copperas Hill LJMU Building: Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2012

15 September - 25 November 2012 Coppers Hill Building About Bloomberg New Contemporaries, a founding partner of the Liverpool Biennial, is proud to participate in the Liverpool...

Liverpool Biennial 2012: City States

15 September - 25 November 2012 Copperas Hill Building Since 2006, Liverpool Biennial has included ‘collateral' events organised and supported by embassies, international agencies or galleries,...

Fallout Factory: No Direction

15 - 22 September 2012 Viewing: 15 September 17 - 21:00 Open to the public and complimentary drinks will be available for a limited period on the...

St Lukes: Burnt Wood Circle

15 September - 30 November 2012 his atmospheric piece invites viewers to contemplate the cycle of destruction, death, rebirth and growth into new life. It is inspired by...

Baltic Creative Campus: Hospitality Re-viewed

14 September - 12 October Viewing: 14 September 17 - 21:00 We are Re-View Textile, a fine art textile group based in Liverpool, made up of over...

Cornerstone Gallery: Big Moments

14 September - 25 November 2012 Viewing: 21 September 18:00 The Cornerstone Gallery in collaboration with the Art Space Gallery I Michael Richardson Contemporary Art, London,...

The Caravan Gallery

14 - 23 September 2012 We’ll be exhibiting photos from our Is Britain Great? archive, the Pride of Place Project and recent international exhibitions. Predominant themes...

Liverpool Cathedral: Rhys Chatham – A Crimson Grail

14 September 2012 19:30 A Crimson Grail, due to its huge scale has only previously been performed twice, once in the Lincoln Center in New York...

LEAF: We Are Pixels

14 September 2012 Viewing: 19:00 - onwards An art-themed fundraising event for CALM (Campaign against living miserably), join us all for an extravaganza of 8bit inspired art,...

WCS: INHOSPITABLE LANDSCAPE

15 September - 25 November 2012 Viewing: 14 September 18 - 21:00 Gallery Opening Hours | Thur - Sun | 12pm - 4pm | FREE WCS Presents...

Baltic Creative: “Not From Here”: Must be The Unexpected Guest!

15 - 28 September 2012 Viewing: 14 September 19 - 21:00 St Helens artists descend on Liverpool as part of the Independents Biennial. Platform, a voluntary arts...

CAVE: Art Fair

13 - 16 September 2012 This September Liverpool will play host to CAVE - a new and unique model of art fair. Housed in Baltic Creative’s...

St Barnabas Church, Penny Lane: Hope Interim Degree Show

11 - 14 September 2012 Liverpool Hope University MA fine art students Mike Rickett and Paul Doran are staging an interim degree show from September...

Liverpool One: Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest

15 September - 25 November Thomas Steers Way Elmgreen & Dragset But I’m on the Guest List Too!, 2012 Examining the hierarchy of values and  meritocracy established by...