19/11/2019
Niall McDiarmid Barnes (detail) - From the series Southwestern 2019

Making the Mundane Enigmatic – Niall McDiarmid’s Southwestern

The American Road Trip localised to a small corner of England: Stephen Clarke reflects on photographer Niall McDiarmid’s latest photo book, Southwestern… In the opening picture (below) of Niall McDiarmid’s book Southwestern, a...

18/11/2019
The Critical Fish Issue 2 Launch 6pm @ 16 Humber Street, Hull – FREE

Culture Diary w/c 18-11-2019

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 – Hostile Environment:...

14/11/2019
TheyLive_Dorothy.web

They Live: A Visual and Cultural Awakening

An exhibition and book celebrate the legacy of They Live, director John Carpenter’s Reaganism allegory, but how does it stand up in our supposedly satire-proof times? Mike Pinnington investigates… When I first watched...

11/11/2019
Stealing Sheep, Big Wows, released by Heavenly Recordings, April 2019. Image © Emily Garner (A.K.A Pastel Castle)

Culture Diary w/c 11-11-2019

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 – Design Manchester: Made...

04/11/2019
A still from Ridley Scott's Final Cut of Blade Runner

Culture Diary w/c 04-11-2019

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 – The Big...