Damon Albarn, Bobby Womack

Playlist: Bobby Womack, Soul Man

Ahead of his live performance at Liverpool Philharmonic this Sunday, we look at soul legend Bobby Womack’s greatest hits… Bobby Womack is, by any account, an industry legend. With collaborators including Aretha Franklin,...

Inside Llewyn Davis

Inside Llewyn Davis — Reviewed

The acting and soundtrack may be pitch-perfect, but is the latest Coen Brothers film just too morose? Andrew Kirkland gets inside Llewyn Davis… Joel and Ethan Coen, the so-called ‘Two-Headed Director’ have a propensity...

Palle Nielsen - The Model, 1968

Palle Nielsen: The Model

Curator Stephanie Straine introduces us to a unique 1960s intervention that continues to question authority, societal norms and the very definition of art… Tate Liverpool’s ground floor gallery features an archival presentation of artist...

Copyright Pete Goodbody 2011

IFB 2014: What’s In It For Me? Part One

The International Festival of Business (IFB) lands in Liverpool this summer. But what opportunities will there be for arts and culture businesses? We asked a range of experts to shed some light… There’s...

Tom Eckersley, magazine cover (detail)

In Profile: Tom Eckersley, Master of the Poster

As a new exhibition celebrates his legacy, we look at the life and work of Britain’s most influential graphic designer… We take it for granted now that any art school worth its mettle...

Jamie Shovlin at the Cornerhouse on Friday

Culture Diary w/c 13-01-2014

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Monday — Edge 6-9pm (til 24 Jan) @ Liverpool School of Art and Design (LJMU),...

Out of Ice - Elizabeth Ogilvie

Unmissable Exhibitions: 2014′s Most Interesting UK Shows

Hungry for inspiration, we hunt down the most exciting exhibitions of 2014, from the experimental to the traditional. Get your diaries out… Out Of Ice: The Secret Language Of Ice @ University of Westminster 17 January-9...

Spirit of the Beehive, Friday @ TATE

Culture Diary w/c 06-01-14

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Tuesday – Gloria 6pm @ FACT, ticket prices vary A Berlin Festival multi-award winner, this...

Professor Juan Cruz - Director of School and Professor of Fine Art, LJMU

The Big Interview: Juan Cruz

We talk to Liverpool John Moores University’s Art School Director about leaving Liverpool, artists as entrepreneurs, and what makes a great art school… Just before Christmas, we were hit with the surprise announcement that Professor...