CAVE Art Fair

Explore CAVE Art Fair


This September, Liverpool Biennial won’t be the only art organisation to grab the city and give it a creative shake. The very first CAVE Art Fair will be hitting the scene in a...

Tate Liverpool

Blog North #2: Destination Tate


Following the success of the inaugural Blog North event in May, Creative Tourist and co. rock up to Tate next weekend, with top blogging tips in-store… Next weekend sees Blog North make its...

Tim Kerr, Bold Street Coffee

More than a coffee shop


Intrigued by the quality of their exhibitions and gigs, we head to Bold Street Coffee to get the lowdown… Ask any discerning Liverpool-dweller about their favourite hang-out, and Bold Street Coffee is bound...

Niet Normaal, Bad Mummy by Birgit Dieker

Niet Normaal: Difference of Display – Reviewed


Amy Jones reviews Niet Normaal: Difference on Display, an exhibition provoking the question: ‘What is normal anyway?’ Last Thursday DaDaFest 2012 launched and with it a thought-provoking new exhibition at the Bluecoat; Niet...

I hate, Imogen Stidworthy, courtesy artist's website

The Big Interview: Imogen Stidworthy


Amy Jones spoke to Imogen Stidworthy, currently exhibiting in Niet Normaal: Difference on Display, at the Bluecoat as part of DaDaFest… Liverpool-based artist Imogen Stidworthy works largely with video and sound installations, often...

Munich 1972 Olympic poster collection

1972 Olympic posters go on display


Jaded by the already overwhelming pre-Olympics coverage on TV? Get down to the Walker where a very special run of prints tell their own story of the social impact of the games… Try...

The Shiny New Festival: Liverpool's Fringe

The Shiny New Festival: Liverpool’s Fringe


Adam Scovell takes a look at the latest fringe festival to making its way to our shores later this month… With certain fringe festivals around the country taking full advantage of their snowballing...

Ailie Rutherford, The Royal Standard Studios

Studio Series: Ailie Rutherford


We poke around Ailie Rutherford’s workspace at The Royal Standard Studios… Please describe your space. It’s in The Royal Standard, quite a small space. I have some books, drawing stuff, tools, my laptop...

It's Cool I'm Good, Stanya Khan

Stanya Kahn: It’s Cool, I’m Good – Reviewed


If at first you don’t succeed. Stanya Kahn kicks off Abandon Normal Devices. “When something doesn’t work out,” intones the heavily made-up woman on screen, “it’s not because it’s a bad idea. It’s...