The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (2015)

Culture Diary w/c 30-03-2015

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Wednesday — Exhibition Opens: Making It: Sculpture in Britain 1977-1986 10am-4pm @ Yorkshire Sculpture Park — FREE...

Ahmedabad ni Gufa (Gujarati for cave)

Field Trip: Gujarat, ‘The Jewel Of The West’, India

Turner Prize nominees, graffiti and Gandhi: Emma Sumner finds this and more as she continues her introductory guide to the art spaces of India, this time stopping off at the so-called ‘Jewel of the West’…...

Katriona Beales (UK), White Matter, 2015 - FACT Liverpool

‘The Invisible Hand’ Of Group Therapy: Mental Distress In A Digital Age

Helping hands, hands to hold, and being in the wrong hands: Deborah Laing finds a reoccurring theme in FACT’s new exhibition about metal distress that leads her into a simultaneously unsettling and empowering environment… FACT’s new exhibition Group...


#BeACritic With Tim Marlow! Applications Now Open

Serious about becoming a published arts writer? We announce Round Two of our annual competition – with the Royal Academy’s Tim Marlow — and ask you to step up and #BeACritic… We are...

Stranger Than Paradise (1984) & Discussion 6.30pm @ Fredericks, Liverpool -- FREE

Culture Diary w/c 23-03-2015

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Tuesday — Private View: Work From the Collections #3: Jocelyn Herbert and Samuel Beckett (On Until 10...

Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho (1960)

In Profile: Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho (1960)

“I’m not against the police; I’m just afraid of them”: Adam Scovell analyses one of Hitchcock’s most famous thrillers through the lens of the director’s personal fear of authority… There is little doubt that Alfred...

Liz West, Your Colour Perception, Federation House, Manchester (2015)

Federation House Says Goodbye, One Year On

One year since Federation House became the largest of Castlefield Gallery’s New Art Spaces to date, its occupants were given notice to vacate to make way for new tenants. Nichola Jacques addresses the unfortunate,...

The Pomp, Leonora Carrington

The Big Interview: Joanna Moorhead On Leonora Carrington

Who better to talk about Surrealist painter Leonora Carrington than her cousin, the Guardian’s Joanna Moorhead? Here, Deborah Laing asks the writer about Carrington’s rich and turbulent life, her relationships, and her legacy…...


Introducing: A Small Cinema, Liverpool

A Small Cinema in Liverpool – video 01 – the gauntlet from Small Cinema on Vimeo. A love letter to cinema: Mike Pinnington looks forward to the launch of a very special, BFI-endorsed...