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What’s next for Festival of Firsts?

Earlier this year, when Wirral Festival of Firsts 2014 announced its full programme, organisers boasted that this year’s festival was set to be the best yet. This may have seemed a dangerous assertion back in May, but Art in Liverpool … 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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Catch-22 at The Playhouse

Catch-22: If you’re crazy, you’re not fit for combat; but admit it and the doctors know you’re sane, and you’re sent back out to fight. Damned if you do, damned if you don’t. This is the reality B-25 bomber pilot Captain Yossarian … 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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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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