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Winter Sparks: Spotlight on Bosch & Simons

06/12/12

With our next exhibition just a couple of weeks away, we take a closer look at the artists involved in Winter Sparks. Peter Bosch & Simone Simons, two time winners of the Prix Ars Electronica, …
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Exclusive interview with Turner Prize Winner

05/12/12

We were delighted when video artist Elizabeth Prize won the 2012 Turner Prize earlier this week and have revisited this exclusive artplayer interview with Elizabeth by FACT's Digital Content Producers…
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Sound Art's Bright Sparks

03/12/12

Last week, FACT's Curatorial Assistant Lesley Told us why sound art resonates with her. In the next edition in the series, we find out more about how the artists in our Winter Sparks exhibition use so…
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Why World AIDS Day is so important to me

30/11/12

Today is World AIDS Day and FACT's Visitor Services Manager Joan Burnett tells us why it's such an important day for her and people all over the world... Our first World AIDS Day Film Night at FACT …
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The beauty of cinema

30/11/12

Is film the most powerful medium to move people of any age? Alice has been on a work experience placement with us this week and told us what she thought... This year was the 56th BFI London Film fes…
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Winter Sparks: Spotlight on Alexandre Burton

30/11/12

With our next exhibition just a couple of weeks away, we take a closer look at the artists involved in Winter Sparks. For over a decade, award-winning Canadian artist Alexandre Burton has been prod…
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Why sound art resonates with me

29/11/12

As we prepare for the arrival of Winter Sparks and Noisy Table at FACT, Curatorial Assistant Lesley Taker explores the power of sound From the construction of Greek amphitheatres, perfectly constru…
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Noisy Table launches 6 December with an exclusive Clinic DJ set

28/11/12

Interactive artwork Noisy Table, an augmented ping pong table that will make music and sounds as games are played, arrives in FACT on December 6; and who better to test it out than some of the city’s …
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Winter Sparks: Spotlight on Edwin van der Heide

27/11/12

With our next exhibition just a couple of weeks away, we take a closer look at the artists involved in Winter Sparks. Dutch artist, researcher, musician and lecturer, Edwin van der Heide's installa…
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See James Franco's Random Acts Dream tonight

26/11/12

Hollywood star's new short film on Channel 4 One of the most long awaited screenings in FACT's Random Acts strand hits TV screens tonight, as James Franco's Dream airs on Channel 4 at 11.20pm. …
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