The Big Interview:
Antony Hudek

Heard about the great new gallery space dedicated to the research of exhibitions? ERC curator Antony Hudek shows us round … The Exhibition Research Centre (ERC), nestled within Liverpool School of Art and...

The Walkmen

Culture Diary w/c 29-04-13

Monday – Nigel Kennedy presents Bach plus Fats Waller 7.30pm @ the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall £22.50-£39.50 Once the enfant terrible of British classical music Nigel Kennedy, now fast approaching 60 (he’s 57 in...

Sex: a Keywords lecture with Leo Bersani (image, Sunil Gupta)

Let’s Talk About Sex:
Keywords Lecture at Tate Liverpool

For 2014′s Keywords exhibition, Tate Liverpool and Iniva have programmed a year long series of accompanying lectures… In 1976, Raymond Williams’ book, Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society, was published. In it,...

The Queen is Dead

Literature in Pop!

Inspired by last week’s World Book Night, Nathan Richardson takes us through some of his best-loved literary songs… Last Tuesday (23rd April) was World Book Night. In cities across the U.K. a series...

I'm So Excited!

New Almodóvar film? I’m So Excited!

Ahead of the release of Pedro Almodóvar’s new film I’m So Excited!, Nathan Richardson ponders whether the Spanish director has his head in the clouds, or rooted in reality…  When it comes to...

Laurence Payot, I Thought It Was Real. Image courtesy Ian Poulson

Liverpool Art Prize 2013: Laurence Payot

Ahead of the Liverpool Art Prize 2013 opening tonight at the Albert Dock, we speak to shortlisted artist Laurence Payot … Laurence Payot is an artist who works with installation,  intervention and performance. She...

Tabitha Moses, it was quite lovely having a focus (detail)

Liverpool Art Prize 2013: Tabitha Moses

Ahead of the Liverpool Art Prize 2013 opening this Thursday, we speak to shortlisted artist and Bridewell Studios member Tabitha Moses … An artist best described as a “collector, a rag and bone...

Kevin Hunt, easy does it, installation shot, David Dale Gallery 2013

Liverpool Art Prize 2013: Kevin Hunt

In the second of our profiles focusing on the artists shortlisted for Liverpool Art Prize 2013, we speak to The Royal Standard Studio member Kevin Hunt… Making ‘sculpture using found, redundant objects, particularly...


NHK’Koyxen with Drawing Paper

Julian Shepherd gets to grips with the latest happening programmed by Deep Hedonia and Drawing Sessions… Following the enormous success of Drawing Sessions 2 last year, there was a very different air to tonight’s...