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Win a pair of tickets to the bluedot festival at Jodrell Bank!

22/06/17

To celebrate the opening of our new exhibition, The New Observatory, we’ve teamed up with bluedot to offer one lucky reader the chance of winning a pair of tickets to this year’s festival.
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Reflections on How much of this is fiction.: Art meets surveillance in a fabulous clash of disciplines

21/06/17

At the same time as FACT's recent exhibition How much of this is fiction. was running, a Criminal Justice MA dissertation was taking place: a student from Liverpool John Moores University took the opp…
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Procurement for FACT branding and website

20/06/17

FACT are looking for a branding and/or website agency to tender for two ‘lots’ of work commissioned by our Marketing & Communications team. FACT will be appointing an agency to create a refreshed …
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FESTIVAL31 Filmmakers Screening

15/06/17

FACT, in partnership with FESTIVAL31, invite submissions for films made by local filmmakers that reflect on refugee experiences, or which explore the festival theme of ‘Different Pasts, Shared Future’…
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Budding artist Cameron scoops up top prize

14/06/17

Wigan school pupil, Cameron Mennell, 12, from Newbridge Learning Community School in Platt Bridge, has scooped the top prize for our prestigious “text art” competition for 25 year olds and under. His …
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Hi Diddle Riddle: The Enduring Legacy of Adam West

14/06/17

Actor William West Anderson, better known as Adam West, was responsible for changing the landscape of television and pop culture. West, who died June 9, 2017 of leukemia at the age of eighty-eight, ro…
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Networked Narrative: Burnley Text Art Competition

13/06/17

Networked Narrative is inviting young individuals living or studying in Burnley, aged 25 & under to take part in a prestigious ‘text painting’ competition, as part of an exciting public art commis…
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