Introducing: Short Supply

Angela Tait speaks to two graduates in Salford who – sick of waiting for opportunities to come to them – are launching their own exhibition, prizes and membership for artists… As educators, we spend...

“I’m just one ginormous teaching sausage…” The Big Interview: Rosalie Schweiker

Sausage versus mince, tarot card tutorials, bra exchanges and Art Deliveroo: Esme Boggis talks to artist and educator Rosalie Schweiker about making art that doesn’t look like art… I met Rosalie Schweiker outside Freemason’s Hall on...

“Everyone can have a seat at the table, it can’t be as it was.”
The Big Interview: Mia Bays

When film industry research and first-hand experience told her that female writers and directors were being excluded, Mia Bays knew things couldn’t continue as they were. Mike Pinnington speaks to the Oscar-winning producer… ...

A Spider’s Wit: Tomás Saraceno’s In Orbit

Suspended in an arachnophobia-inducing presentation of engineering, architecture and science, Nina Hanz recalls a summer’s worth of nightmares… I didn’t always have a fear of spiders. I remember one week in particular when the gauzy canopy...

“It throws into sharp relief society’s polarisation.” Buffer Zones – Reviewed

Amid the announcement of a new Prime Minister, Vote Leave revelations and Netflix data-mining doc, The Great Hack, for an exhibition at Salford’s Paradise Works, timely isn’t the word…   Cambridge Analytica, the Windrush...

You’re Invited! Liverpool Summer Sculpture Walk 28 July 2019

*Extra release of limited ‘pay what you can’ tickets available! All welcome! Wear comfy shoes!* >>PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL ON EVENTBRITE, CLICK HERE<< ‘Perhaps public artworks are created knowing they will be relinquished to external forces:...

Beyond Liverpool...
Blazing a trail through
the big wide world
27/03/2019
Helena Nikonole Deus X Mchn - Kunsthaus Bethanien © Camille Blake

Field Trip: CTM Festival 2019, Berlin

Ice skating rink stunts, underground culture and opportunism. At Berlin’s festival dedicated to electronic, digital and experimental music, Jacob Bolton finds cynical cool-hunting, but also fertile ground, rich with pushed boundaries…  On pretty...

Must hear...
The sounds of
The Double Negative
22/06/2019
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Playlist: Synthetic Noise

Beyond uploading tracks online and crossing their fingers, how do new artists get their music heard? We spoke to Stefanie Chew, who some of you may know under the moniker Faded Gold, about...

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unique, limited edition gifts
12/06/2012
The Double Negative Fabric Bag

Fabric Bag >> £12 FREE DELIVERY

Fabric Bag FREE DELIVERY Price: £12 Colour: Black on post-box red Material: 100% cotton   Designed by Liverpool-based artist and graphic designer Mike Carney, and hand-screenprinted in Liverpool by In the Room Print Co., these eye-catching tote...