Camille Summers-Valli’s Black Mesa (2014)

Bloomberg New Contemporaries: The New Old Masters

Heather Garner observes a blending of new ideas and old techniques in the latest edition of New Contemporaries… On the 65th anniversary of Bloomberg New Contemporaries, the viewer is promised a snap-shot of the...

Philip Jeck, Vinyl Requiem (video still)

Surreal And Optimistic: Philip Jeck’s Vinyl Requiem Replayed

What do 180 Dansette record players have to say about future forms of music and art? Alastair Dunn on a surreal composition that, 21 years on, still has something progressive to say about the spirit of creativity… The...

Edwin Burdis -- now until 1 November 2014 @ Primary, Nottingham -- FREE

The Big Interview: Artist Edwin Burdis

Experimental musician, Raver, Mark Leckey collaborator, and… international supermodel?! Wayne Burrows sits down with artist Edwin Burdis to find out about his past, present and future… In a short essay on artist Edwin Burdis’s work,...

Bright Phoenix Rehearsal Photos - courtesy Brian Roberts

The Big Interview: Playwright Jeff Young

To celebrate the Everyman Theatre’s new commission Bright Phoenix, Jennifer Tsai speaks to its playwright, the award-winning  Jeff Young, about Liverpool, misfits and the “chaos” of writing… Jeff Young lives in Liverpool and has been writing for...

Anselm Kiefer -- now until 14 December 2014 @ The Royal Academy, London -- £15.50

Culture Diary w/c 06-10-2014

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Monday – Still The Enemy Within 6pm @ Cornerhouse, Manchester — £8 “The mainstream media didn’t tell the...