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Artists around the world are creating their own resilience with #artistsupportpledge

Starting on Instagram with a beautifully simple idea from Wirral born artist Matthew Burrows, the hashtag has allowed artists to create a...

Experience culture at home with the University of Liverpool

Experience culture at home The University of Liverpool’s new online hub of fascinating free cultural activities, apps and blogs...

FACT awards £15,000 of grants to northern artists to support creation o new digital...

FACT AWARDS £15,000 OF GRANTS TO NORTHERN ARTISTS TO SUPPORT CREATION OF NEW DIGITAL WORK FACT announce the 10...

Homotopia commissions 13 LGBTQIA artists to unveil new work between May and July

Queer Art AlwaysHomotopia commissions 13 LGBTQIA artists to unveil new work between May and July 13 new artworks, created...

Art in Liverpool launch new Digital Exhibitions

Art in Liverpool launch new Digital Exhibitions Art in Liverpool have launched a new section of the website dedicated...

National Museums Liverpool collaborates with immersive creative studio Draw & Code to bring a...

Tell us your Museum stories! National Museums Liverpool collaborates with immersive creative studio Draw & Code to bring a...

Celebrate LightNight arts festival at ‘Home’ on Friday 15th May

Celebrating LightNight at ‘Home’ Friday 15 May will be an evening to champion Liverpool’s artistic and creative talent

Bluecoat Display Centre turn donated work into vouchers for Merseyside’s frontline workers

a way to say thank you..... Bluecoat Display Centre were given a generous donation by a friend of the...

Writing on the Wall presents a new digital writing and literary festival for our...

Writing on the Wall presents a new digital writing and literary festival for our times: WoWFEST LOCKDOWN, featuring Noam Chomsky, Nikesh Shukla, Irvine Welsh,...

Voting Open for Liverpool SOUP Community Crowd Funding

In Spite of Lockdown, Community Spirit is Thriving Liverpool SOUP has traditionally hosted ‘in person’ events which bring people...

Film focused on job hunting & the benefits system awarded New Creatives North funding

Artist, Illustrator and Animator Cath Garvey has been awarded one of the New Creatives North grants from BBC and Arts Council England....

Call out to Warrington communities to take part in national creative online festival

Residents, community groups and arts practitioners across the borough are being urged to take part in a national initiative to inspire creativity...

MDI launch Virtual Studio – online movement and dance workshops

MDI have launched a Virtual Studio on YouTube, since temporarily closing their home on Hope Street. The YouTube...

50+ artists to receive support in Liverpool City Region-wide commissioning programme

50+ artists to receive support in Liverpool City Region-wide commissioning programme  51 artists have been selected to receive funding...

dot-art Launch NEW Online Art Classes

dot-art Launch NEW Online Art Classes Brilliant things can happen in times of uncertainty and as we all face...

Restore the Bucket Fountain to Public Ownership: NEW PETITION

The Friends of the Piazza (Bucket) Fountain have been so successful with their first petition to Save the Bucket Fountain that they...

Last Chance to Vote – dot-art Schools 2020 Public vote closes Tuesday!

A public vote to find Liverpool City Region’s best young artists opened on Saturday 28th March and continues until 28th April 2020....

Independents Biennial Postponed until 2021

Independents Biennial Postponed until 2021 Following discussions with Liverpool Biennial and many concerned artists, Art in Liverpool have decided...

Meet Homotopia’s New Board

Meet Homotopia’s New Board Homotopia has unveiled new additions to its Board of Trustees to help guide the festival...

FACT announces new online commissioning scheme to support artists in lockdown

FACT ANNOUNCES NEW ONLINE COMMISSIONING SCHEME TO SUPPORT ARTISTS IN LOCKDOWNOpen to all early-career artists in the North of EnglandCall for proposals:...

Analogue or Online, Community Spirit is Alive

Analogue or Online, Community Spirit is Alive Liverpool SOUP has traditionally hosted ‘in person’ events which bring people together...

Global connectedness at the heart of Tate Liverpool spring programme

GLOBAL CONNECTEDNESS AT THE HEART OF TATE LIVERPOOL SPRING PROGRAMME This Spring Tate Liverpool will present two displays which connect audiences directly with global narratives...

Threshold Festival 2020 postponed until further notice

Threshold Festival 2020 postponed until further notice A statement from Threshold Festival... - - *** POSTPONEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT *** It’s with heavy hearts that we are now announcing that...

Mandela Memorial Plans backed by The National Lottery Heritage Fund

Mandela Memorial Plans backed by The National Lottery Heritage Fund Our friends at Mandela8 are delighted to have been awarded £95k from The National Lottery...

Listen back to Refractive Pool Symposium, a panel discussion on Liverpool’s contemporary painting scene

Refractive Pool Symposium panel discussion audio available now here In February 2020 Refractive Pool presented a symposium in partnership with Liverpool Hope University, exploring aspects of...

“Be the change!: The Woman Walking in Gandhi’s Footsteps

“BE THE CHANGE”: THE WOMAN WALKING IN GANDHI’S FOOTSTEPS “Be the change that you wish to see in the world” – Mahatma Gandhi A live artist...

The Art of Reggae Exhibition returns to Liverpool, with a launch at Kuumba Imani

This year sees the return of The Art of Reggae Exhibition - a successful collaboration between Positive Vibration and the International Reggae Poster Contest. The...

Liverpool’s One Tit Wonder

Liverpool’s One Tit Wonder Liverpool’s streets will be home to a series of posters depicting a breast cancer survivor’s unreconstructed body this month ahead of...

Heart of Glass launches Street Hunt, a treasure hunt based on street names across...

Heart of Glass launches Street Hunt, a treasure hunt based on street names across St Helens Heart of Glass is inviting people from across the...

Liverpool’s late-night arts festival LightNight Liverpool explores Home for 2020

Liverpool’s late-night arts festival LightNight Liverpool explores Home for 2020 LightNight Liverpool, the city’s one-night arts festival, is back on Friday 15 May 2020. On...

Open Circuit explores music and technology at Uni of Liverpool events this spring

Open Circuit explores music and technology at Uni of Liverpool events this spring Phantoms in snare drums and music for marathons: Open Circuit announces four...

New exhibition launches FACT’s year of The Living Planet

New exhibition launches FACT’s year of The Living Planet: And Say the Animal Responded? What would animals say to us if we listened to them? What...

The Angel Field Festival kicks-off in Liverpool this week

The Angel Field Festival kicks-off in Liverpool this week – and it promises to take audiences on a ‘creative and expressive voyage of discovery’. The...

Jury Announced for John Moores Painting Prize 2020

National Museums Liverpool has announced the jury for the John Moores Painting Prize 2020

From Kirkby with Love: Portraits celebrating local communities and galleries

it serves to demonstrate how our exhibition and actions come ‘From Kirkby with Love’.

Krewe Liverpool 2020 – The Mardi Gras Experience: Krewes Announced and How To Get...

Krewe, A surreal masquerade ball with music, dance, costume and carnival, housed in Sefton Park’s iconic Palm House.Tickets on sale now via Skiddle

New Metquarter gallery hosts Hub Studios artists

Four members of Liverpool’s Hub Studios will be the first to exhibit at the Metquarter’s new gallery space – The Artquarter. Artists, Clare Flinn, Michael...

Milap, the UK’s leading Indian Arts & Culture company, unveil their plans for 2020,...

April will see the return of popular series 'Music for the Mind & Soul' in a brand new format. The event is inspired by...

Modern relationships under the spotlight in Frantic Assembly’s I Think We Are Alone

Frantic Assembly return to Liverpool this February with an exploration of relationships in the modern world, as the pioneering theatre company celebrates its 25th anniversary.