Merry Christmas!

Hey It’s Christmas! Here’s A Cat.

We sign off for the holidays and look back on two years of awesome… We are amazed to say that The Double Negative is two years old this Christmas — Mike and I...

The Church San Zaccaria

Field Trip: Sketches From Venice, Chapter Three

In her last chapter, Ruth Dillon gets off the Biennale beaten track and samples San Zaccaria, Italian reggae and the famous Venice Regatta… Archetypes, art and religious ephemera: how to travel around a city such...

Mulholland Drive

Little White Lies Weekender: Mulholland Drive

Casting calls, a whodunnit and a little blue box: Oli Rahman revisits classic Lynch, courtesy of Little White Lies magazine… In celebration of their 50th edition, indie film journal Little White Lies held...

It's A Wonderful Life @ Liverpool Philharmonic

Special Christmas & NYE Culture Diary

Booze, mince pies and party hats… Our pick of the holiday listings (for Santas and Scrooges) from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK! Tuesday 17 — The Bluecoat Art Raffle 7pm @the...

Alexander Whitley

The Big Interview: Alexander Whitley

We speak to dancer and choreographer Alexander Whitley on 75 Watt, blending visual art with dance, and how tech is taking over… Alexander Whitley is a busy man. The classically trained contemporary dancer...

Gavin Strange, Creative Process #3

Emotional Software, Knitting-Machines and Drawing Things: Creative Process #3

Maja Lorkowska joins a bunch of expert graphic and web designers, developers and illustrators for a look into the creative process… Leaf’s hip re-branded Water Street venue, Oh Me Oh My, was a...

We Two Boys Together Clinging (1961), Hockney

Painting Pioneer: Early Reflections of David Hockney

A gay art student struggling with his identity in ’60s London? Steph Moffat views a young Hockney before the fame… David Hockney, commonly regarded as one of our greatest living artists, is best known for...


My Day as an Art Party Pilot

What would it be like if artists had their own political party? Emma Sumner investigates… What would it be like if artists had their own political party? An organisation that rallied to their cause...

It's a good day to Die Hard on Sunday.

Culture Diary w/c 09-12-13

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Tuesday – Muscle Shoals 6pm @ FACT, ticket prices vary Wilson Pickett, Aretha Franklin, Otis...