Category Archives: Art & Events

Washing Line Productions: The Surgery

Promenade Theatre meets Cabaret in this darkly comic satirical performance. Last Sunday I waved goodbye to the sunshine to step inside The Surgery; a fictional practice within the bowels of the Kazimier, brainchild of writer and director Jennifer Moule and co-writer Alexa … Continue reading

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In Defence of Art Criticism (Not just moaning…)

As a writer, reviews and criticism are the building blocks of what I do. Writing about art is a passion of mine, thanks to a deep appreciation for the subject. It is my firm belief that with any subjective body of … Continue reading

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Liverpool Biennial Opening Weekend

A Needle Walks into a Haystack Exhibition, 2014. Photographs by Mark McNulty. On Thursday 3 July, Liverpool Biennial 2014 opened to the press and arts professionals from around the world, with the doors thrown open to the public just two days … Continue reading

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An Iconic Building Brought Back to Life

Liverpool Biennial has a rich history of restoring and repurposing disused buildings and choosing unconventional exhibition spaces. From Richard Wilson’s memorable commission Turning the Place Over back in 2008 to the countless public realm artworks over the past 15 years inhabiting unexpected … Continue reading

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Museum of Liverpool: ‘From There to Here’ Enough?

Over the bank holiday weekend, I took time out to go and see two exhibitions at the Museum of Liverpool that I’d been looking forward to, especially given the important messages they purport to communicate to visitors; From There to Here, and April … Continue reading

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A Bloggers Guide to Liverpool’s Independent Arts Scene

Art in Liverpool editor Sinead Nunes takes us on a virtual tour of Liverpool, stopping off at some of the city’s top independent galleries and creative spaces. Look beyond the world famous Tate Liverpool and established galleries such as the Bluecoat … Continue reading

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Artist of the Week: Danny Ryder

Following his pop up light installation experience on Duke Street at the beginning of May, Art in Liverpool decided it was high time to catch up with artist Danny Ryder, and find out which artists he admires and what he’s … Continue reading

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Liverpool Art Prize 2014: Tabitha Jussa

Tabitha Jussa is the third and final nominee for this year’s Liverpool Art Prize to be featured as our Artist of the Week. Art in Liverpool caught up with Tabitha to talk about her fascinating social documentation through photography.   Tell us … Continue reading

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Liverpool Art Prize 2014: Jason Thompson

Art in Liverpool editor Sinead Nunes talks to Liverpool Art Prize nominee Jason Thompson ahead of the exhibition opening on 9 May. This year the prize returns to Metal at Edge Hill station, with the winner announced at a ceremony … Continue reading

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Liverpool Art Prize 2014: Brigitte Jurack

With less than 3 weeks to go until the Liverpol Art Prize is announced, Art in Liverpool caught up with shortlisted artist Brigitte Jurack to find out more about her work. What is your preferred medium and why? I think, … Continue reading

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