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Mental Health Awareness Week 2016

17/05/16

For Mental Health Awareness Week 2016, we're celebrating the success of mental wellbeing app In Hand, and showcasing an exhibition which reimagines masculinity. For Mental Health Awareness Week 2016, …
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Green Room: The Cavern In The Woods

16/05/16

"If you find yourself wincing or hiding behind your popcorn, fear not, that shows that you’re still human!" Back in my younger days I was in a Johnny Cash tribute band called Short of Cash. We weren’t…
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Members Offer: Invisible Wind Factory

11/05/16

Our friends The Kazimier have recently moved into their new home... The Invisible Wind Factory! With a new show opening next week, they're offering FACT Members 20% off tickets! "Invisible wind, etern…
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What to Expect: Light Night at FACT

11/05/16

Join us for an evening of synaesthetic exploration and experimentation on Friday 13 May, as we investigate the relationship between the senses of sight and sound... Our galleries will stay open after-…
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Mark Storor explores masculinity in new pop-up exhibition

11/05/16

Artist and theatre director Mark Storor creates an intimate reimagining of masculinity in this new pop-up exhibition The Simplicity of Truth. Storor has worked extensively with FACT’s award winning Ve…
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Art and youth: Is there art in social media?

09/05/16

Social media is important to the youth as it is a space: a curated, permanent record of an existence, its thoughts and interactions, neatly condensed onto a profile. Words by Oscar yi Hou. Being such …
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Artist Pairings Announced for Video Jam at FACT!

09/05/16

We're excited to announce which musicians and composers the filmmakers for Video Jam at FACT will be working with, in Gallery 1 on Friday 20 May. Video Jam is a unique event series which commissions m…
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Eurovision: The Evergreen Contest

04/05/16

My love of all things Eurovision began in 1974 with the incomparable ABBA victory – although I managed to miss their initial performance as I was out playing rounders in our street! The appeal of this…
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Musicians Respond to Kurokawa's unfold

03/05/16

Ahead of Thursday's live music night at Jacaranda Records, we spoke with performing musicians Ronan Boyle, Mark Byrne, Nick Ellis, Luna, Thom Morecroft and Dave O'Grady about what it was like being as…
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Captain America: Civil War Review

03/05/16

In the year of ‘superhero v superhero’ blockbusters, the Russo brothers are back for their second Captain America director's credit; a CGI spectacle which is a visual delight for all of comic book die…
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