16/09/2019
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Culture Diary w/c 16-09-2019

Our pick of this week’s arts, design, film and music events from around the North of England and the rest of the UK – and loads of it’s free! Monday – Stephen Malkmus @...

13/09/2019
Candice Breitz Sweat (2018)

“Energise, organise and optimise.” REAL WORK – Reviewed

A pair of new shows seeking to give voice to “those who typically remain unheard” is strangely lacking, finds Mike Pinnington… FACT Liverpool’s Gallery 1: A man speeds along on the back of...

10/09/2019
David Lynch, FACTORY BUILDING (2012)

The Death of America: David Lynch’s My Head is Disconnected – Reviewed

David Lynch – the director of films exploring America’s dark underbelly – is revealed in exhibition, My Head Is Disconnected, to be equally adept at rendering that nation’s ills in paint, finds Lee Ashworth… My...

09/09/2019
The Night of the Hunter – Previewed

Culture Diary w/c 09-09-2019

Our pick of this week’s arts, design, film and music events from around the North of England and the rest of the UK – and loads of it’s free! Monday – Scalarama/Venues Nationwide...

05/09/2019
Present Tense. Publish by The Double Negative, 2019.

Present Tense (2019) // Paperback // £14.99

Present Tense A decade since Liverpool EU Capital of Culture… What now?  Edited by Laura Robertson and Mike Pinnington ISBN 978-1-5272-4281-4 Published August 2019. Very limited edition run of 250 copies. Paperback, 96...

05/09/2019
The Royal Standard; illustration by Paul McQuay for On Being Curious: New Critical Writing on Contemporary Art From the North-West of England (2016). Edited by Laura Robertson. Published by The Double Negative on behalf of Contemporary Visual Arts Network North-West (CVAN NW)

On Being Curious (2016) // Paperback // £5

On Being Curious: New Critical Writing on Contemporary Art From the North-West of England Edited by Laura Robertson ISBN 978-1-5262-0237-6 Paperback, 68 pages, illustrated, A4 portrait, uncoated paper, dust jacket by G. F. Smith Papers Price:...

05/09/2019
Helen Legg portrait

“We’ve got to hold artists close.” The Big Interview: Helen Legg

The Director of Tate Liverpool, Helen Legg, speaks to Mike Pinnington about the venue’s search for North West artists, and her first twelve months in post… Helen Legg arrived at Tate Liverpool in interesting...

02/09/2019
At Scalarama: Kazuhiro Soda’s INLAND SEA (Minatomachi, 2018)

Culture Diary w/c 02-09-2019

Our pick of this week’s arts, design, film and music events from around the North of England and the rest of the UK – and loads of it’s free! Monday – Scalarama/Venues Nationwide –...

30/08/2019
Stéphane Vigny, Reconstituer. Courtesy Denise Courcoux, 2019

Field Trip: Nantes, France – Où est Steve?

On a recent visit to Nantes to see Voyage à Nantes and the ‘Island of Machines’, the more sinister story of a missing man unfolds, reports Denise Courcoux… I first saw it as...