The Secret of Kells

The Secret of Kells

With the entertainment industry increasingly reliant on CGI, which direction now for traditional animation, asks Nik Glover. The decision to instigate an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature in 2001 recognised the already...

J Chuhan, Dancer, 2012, oil on canvas (detail)

J Chuhan: Recent Paintings

Inspired by Bacon and Manet, we spoke to Jagjit Chuhan ahead of her new exhibition of figurative painting… Professor of International Art at Liverpool’s John Moores University, Jagjit Chuhan’s work is primarily concerned with...

Sinta Tantra @ Open Eye Gallery

Open Eye appoints new Artistic Director

Liverpool Biennial’s Lorenzo Fusi appointed new artistic director at the Open Eye Gallery… The Open Eye Gallery announced earlier today that Lorenzo Fusi is its new Artistic Director. One of the UK’s leading...

Bruce Campbell The Evil Dead 2

Certificate XX: The Video Nasties

It’s 30 years since the country was wrapped up in a media fire-storm of never-before seen proportions. We’re talking Video Nasties, folks… In 1983 the Department of Public Prosecution made known a list...

Artist of the Month: Jon Summers-Muir

Artist of the Month:
Jon Summers-Muir

We met latest Artist of the Month Jon Summers-Muir, and talked inspiration, the space race and vapid design blogs. Just don’t ask him about dream clients … Understandably perhaps, the majority of people...

Andrey Zvyagintsev's Elena

Discover Tuesdays – Elena

DW Mault on Elena, at once a lament and a thesis on modern day Russia and beyond… The past is a foreign country, and our relations with the past brings with it elements...

Helen and Dave in Nepal - courtesy Not Work Related

Not Work Related

How do you pursue photography as a passion and an artform when your day job consists of studio photography and branding? We speak to two people with the determination and talent to make it...

Elena, Discover Tuesday @ FACT

Culture Diary w/c 28-01-13

Monday – Pause 01 11pm @ The Shipping Forecast £3 on the door before 11.30, £4 after The first in a brand new monthly UK Garage and old-skool house night for Liverpool, Pause sets...

Sex Hands

Chew Disco Returns

Amy Roberts on Chew Disco, literally one of Liverpool’s most vital club nights… It could be argued that every night out you might ever happen upon is riddled with the dissemination or activity...