Artist of the Month: Jason Wood


We celebrate all things animated with our latest Artist of the Month … What we love about artist Jason Wood is his dedication to getting the details just right. When we asked him...

Noisy Table

Noisy Table – Previewed


Ping-pong. Not just a sport played at 100MPH by super-nippy Olympians with preternatural hand/eye coordination… Ever since George Maciunas of Fluxus set up his Ping-pong table & racquets at Contemporanea in 1973, there...

Drawing Sessions #2

Drawing Sessions #2


Julian Shepherd dreams of a time when Drawing Sessions happened each week… Pulling back the green curtain into the Camp and Furnace bar, meandering past lambs wool jumpered musos and delicious wafts of...

BNC 2012, Copperas Hill Building

What’s left behind: LJMU Copperas Hill


In the final weekend of Biennial 2012, C James Fagan muses on the relative success – or otherwise – of the work at Copperas Hill…  One thing we’ve come to expect from the Liverpool Biennial...

Willen de Kooning, Untitled 1966-7

Tracing the Century: Drawing as a Catalyst for Change


  Linda Pittwood tours a sexually charged and meditative exhibition and asks: is drawing having a moment? If this exhibition was to come up with a definition of drawing – which it deliberately...

Liverpool skyline, courtesy Peter Goodbody all rights reserved

Biennial 2012: Expectant Hosts?


What happens when a guest is treated very much as an unexpected one? Joe Zhu found himself in exactly that position… With every Liverpool Biennial of course comes a theme. Whether it be...

Kohei Yoshiyuki, The Park

Biennial 2012: Last Chance to See


Postpone no more – as the end of the Biennial draws near, we sum up what you absolutely can’t afford to miss … How time has flown. This year’s Biennial started mid-September with...

Habibi Problem

Homotopia: Habibi Problem


Andy Johnson explores a moving true story of love, pain and persecution, under the umbrella of one of our most successful festivals … Homotopia, the international festival of queer arts and culture, is now...

Interactive LSAD

Studio Series: Interactive LSAD


Software and interactive tech teacher Andy Freeney shows us around the Digital Media Studio at Liverpool School of Art and Design … Hi Andy! Please describe your studio space. It’s on the second...