In Pictures: LightNight Liverpool 2015

Giant kaleidoscopes, escaped ducks and a travelling cake: Rob Battersby shares his pictures of Liverpool’s one-night arts and culture festival… Above: Kaleidoscopic Disturbance at Liverpool’s Anglican Cathedral, by Andy McKeown. Bathing the 175 foot...

In Profile: Come Back, Africa (1959)

Screening tomorrow, and with echoes of the recent Ferguson riots, Adam Scovell considers an anti-apartheid docu-drama that sits tragedy against great warmth and humour… Reality is a difficult concept to discuss when applied to cinema. The authenticity...

An Exhibition Of Illusion And Obsession: Eastern Exchanges

Linda Pittwood finds a myriad of cultural obsessions from a huge geographical area at Manchester Art Gallery’s latest craft and design show… On the horizontal axis: East and West. On the vertical: an...

What’s A Gallery Without The Art To Fill It? The Paying Artists Campaign Explained

Meet the advocates: Heather Garner talks to Liverpool’s Paying Artists campaigners about equality, fair wages, and making a giant, travelling cake to be shared out at galleries during tonight’s Light Night… Think of...

In Pictures: The 56th Venice Biennale

Military occupation, Christian iconography and states of ecstasy: arts photographer Robert Battersby trawls La Biennale di Venezia 2015 and uncovers a rich diversity of provocative, contemporary art… Main image: Chiharu Shiota’s (b. 1972, Osaka)...

Class Of 2015: The North-West’s Top Fine Art Graduates Revealed

Nominated by their tutors, Jack Welsh reveals the top art graduates from across the North-West region, from Blackpool to Wirral and everywhere in-between; a snapshot of this year’s ambitious degree show season… It’s that time of...

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Asa Baako Festival 2015

Field Trip: Asa Baako Festival, Ghana

Toby Hood enjoys surfing, friendly locals and live music at one of Ghana’s most lively — and eco-aware — arts festivals… As surfers shred the waves in Busua’s beach break cove, the mellow...

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Playlist: Rail Cables’ Spring Selection 2015 (Exclusive Mix)

Grab some headphones, buy a ticket and take a seat: celebrating the release of their Spring Selection later this month with an exclusive mix for The Double Negative, Dave Tate rides along with the Rail...

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