How To Dress Well Monday 8pm @ Leaf

Culture Diary w/c 19-05-13

Monday – How To Dress Well 8pm @ Leaf £9 The first thing you notice about How To Dress Well, the project of singer/producer Tom Krell, is that astounding falsetto vocal. That soon enough...

The Medium is the medium, Liverpool Biennial 2012

The Difference Between the Blogger and the Art Critic

The latest in his series on modern criticism sees Darren Murphy cast his eye over the ongoing debate around the blogger and the critic… Last week in The Art Writer’s Responsibility to Readability, I...

Memory Lame Light Night Afterparty @ Static Gallery

Memory Lame: A Proper Light Night Afterparty

An after-hours celebration of Liverpool’s cultural offering, we can’t think of a better way to round off Light Night than with a carefully curated afterparty… It’s another big night in the cultural calendar...

Paddy Wagon Weegee Courtesy of Side Gallery Newcastle

LOOK/13: Who Do You Think You Are?

Ahead of the launch of international photography festival LOOK/13, Stephanie Kehoe picks her best of the fest… From Friday 17th May, Liverpool will call itself home to the international photography festival, LOOK/13. Spread...

Sander/Weegee: Selections From The Side Photographic Collection

Light Night 2013: Our Picks

A host of Liverpool’s galleries open late Friday evening, which can mean only one thing: Light Night!  With an embarrassment of riches, this year’s after-hours arts and cultural festival could prove difficult to...

Dr Who and the Daleks

Pulp Pleasures: Dr Who

Ahead of FACT’s screening of a pair of Peter Cushing-starring Dr Who films, Adam Scovell investigates their enduring appeal… There’s something distinctly pleasurable about the two 1960s Doctor Who films.  They’re completely farfetched,...

Rankin: alive in the face of death

Culture Diary w/c 13-05-13

Tuesday – Beyond the Hills 6pm @ FACT Best known for his 2007 film 4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days, Romanian director Cristian Mungiu won Best Screenplay at Cannes in 2012 for his...

The Art Writer’s Responsibility to Readability

The Art Writer’s Responsibility to Readability

In the first of a series on the nature of modern criticism, artist and blogger Darren Murphy looks at the responsibility of the writer to readability… We’ve all done it; gone to an...

LJMU Fine Art MA visiting The Hepworth art gallery

Building up curiosity: the LJMU Fine Art MA

What do you look for in an MA? Conversation, critique, contact time and inspirational tutors, say artists studying and teaching Fine Art at LJMU …  Wandering around the new labyrinthine project spaces at...