Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)

Culture Diary w/c 30-01-2017

Our pick of this week’s arts, design, film and music events from around the UK – and most of it’s free! Monday (Until Saturday) – Visions Of The Future: Conversations Across Time 10am–4pm @...


“It blows my mind” — Playlist: ALGOBABEZ On The Tracks That Made Them

Prepare for some prime algopop! Ahead of their Liverpool Philharmonic performance on Wednesday, algoravers ALGOBABEZ have made us a special playlist of their favourite tracks: expect a heady mix of algorithmic music incorporating...

Victoria Lucas: Lay Of The Land (And Other Such Myths)

Culture Diary w/c 23-01-2017

Our pick of this week’s arts, design, film and music events from around the UK – and most of it’s free! Tuesday — Designers For Our Future Selves 6.15—7.30pm @ Design Museum, London...

The Invisible City: The Cinema of Surveillance -- a site specific cinema event, in collaboration with Abandon Normal Devices (AND) and Alexandra Park (St Helens) Management Limited, the former Pilkington Glass headquarters. November 2016

The Invisible City: The Cinema Of Surveillance

In this essay commissioned by Heart of Glass, Laura Robertson considers what cinema has to teach us about the sinister implications of surveillance in domestic and corporate life. What is our awareness and...

The Velvet Underground and Nico 1967 Album cover design by Andy Warhol   Collection of The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh © 2014 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York and DACS, London

Playlist: The Velvet Underground & Nico (1967)

With John Cale announcing that Liverpool will be his only European show to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Velvet Underground & Nico album, Joseph Viney reflects on its impact. How come one...

Exhibition Opening: Park Seo-Bo, ZIGZAG: Ecriture 1983--1992 6--8pm @ White Cube Mason’s Yard, London – FREE

Culture Diary w/c 16-01-2017

Our pick of this week’s arts, design, film and music events from around the UK – and most of it’s free! Monday – Exhibition Opening: Art Of Solidarity 10am–5pm @ International Slavery Museum,...

Photograph by Alice Hawkins, Derrin Crawford & Demi-Leigh Cruickshank in 'The Liver Birds', LOVE magazine, Liverpool, 2012. As seen in North: Identity, Photography, Fashion at Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, from 6 January--19 March 2017

“There is a thirst for something new, something authentic” — North: Identity, Photography, Fashion

Reshaping how the North of England is viewed? Jacob Charles Wilson interviews the curators of Open Eye Gallery’s new exhibition — highlighting Northern contributions to modern culture… There’s a narrative of Northern English culture that...

Iggy Pop & Peaches. Kick It. 2005. Still from YouTube

“Get out of bed and confront life!” The Big Interview: Iggy Pop

The godfather of punk talks to Florian Obkircher and The Red Bulletin about how liberating it was to pose nude for Jeremy Deller’s life drawing class, conquering doubt, collaboration as the key to...

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People Never Notice Anything

Featuring dysfunctional cartoons from David Shrigley and a host of other provocative and sensitive artworks tackling our ideas of mental health, Broken Grey Wires’ highly anticipated first major exhibition is finally opening this...