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In Conversation with Selected 5 artist Lucy Beech

02/07/15

As artists’ film enjoys a surge in popularity, thanks in part to the success of 2014 Turner Prize winning filmmaker Duncan Campbell, Selected 5 – a screening of new work by some of the most significan…
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I've Never Built My Own... But Now I Might!

02/07/15

FACT blogger and wannabe maker Bethany Harris finds inspiration in Build Your Own: Tools for Sharing, now showing at FACT. In the 20 years I’ve been on this planet, the closest I’ve got to building so…
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Ant Hamlyn: My Artist Residency Blog, Part 2

01/07/15

Artist Ant Hamlyn is currently in residence in FACTLab. For the next stage of developing his project, he sat down with fellow artist Radamés Ajna to discuss his idea and is now experimenting with comp…
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Improved facilities at FACT for visually impaired, hard of hearing and deaf audiences

01/07/15

Picturehouse at FACT now has new audio description and hard of hearing headphone technology available to give more people the opportunity to see the brilliant range of films we show, from art house ci…
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I Built My Own... Online Magazine!

30/06/15

Ever picked up a copy of the Culture Diary? Or perused the reviews of The Double Negative's vast archive? We caught up with co-founder Laura Robertson to talk TDN; from inception and design to realisa…
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Billy & The Cloneasaurus: Jurassic World

26/06/15

The year was 1993. Bill Hicks & Jeff Buckley were still among us, Trainspotting and Horrible Histories made their first appearances on bookshelves and a more efficient form of Teletext was introdu…
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Networked Narrative: Georgia Brown on literature and libraries

26/06/15

Georgia Brown, part of our Burnley team (the first to hold a balloon mapping workshop!) has agreed to talk to us about her own personal take on inspiration, libraries and what she hopes people take fr…
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