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From Liverpool to LA: what became of the weavings?

12/12/12

So many of your contributed to Jemima Wymans Collective Coverings, Communal Skin during Liverpool Biennial 2012 that we thought you might like to know what happened to all the beautiful weavings you c…
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Judith Barry shares her thoughts on hospitality

12/12/12

After her visit to FACT and the Liverpool Biennial, internationally renowned artist and writer, Judith Barry shares her thoughts on the 2012 Liverpool Biennial theme of hospitality. During her visit s…
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Winter Sparks screenings, talks and workshops at FACT

11/12/12

Winter Sparks is set to take over FACT with interactive Tesla Coils, a network of connected sparks and Wilberforce pendulums. Alongside the exhibition we’re hosting an exciting programme of talks, scr…
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Behind the scenes with the installation team

10/12/12

With the smell of paint and sawdust in the air, Alice and Lauren who have been on a work experience placement with us, met some of the team behind the installation of our latest exhibition Winter Spar…
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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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