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Online Video, a New Language

08/01/16

Inspired by our current exhibition Follow, Marcus Lilley takes a look at the online world of video sharing, and how it's impacting the way we see ourselves and interact online. In 2005 a company was c…
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Review: The Danish Girl

06/01/16

Tom Hooper’s biopic The Danish Girl is the story of a trans-gender artist named Einar Elbe who lived during the early part of the 20th century, and was one of the first people to undergo gender reassi…
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#Leo4Oscar - Get This Man the Award He Deserves!

04/01/16

After five nominations and no wins, we think Leo finally deserves an award this Oscar season! Get involved and sign our fun petition! With your voices and your ticket stubs, you’ve made it clear that …
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When Melville Sailed to Liverpool

04/01/16

In the mid-nineteenth century two of America’s greatest writers met in Merseyside. The time they spent together was short but significant; Mark Gorton explores the troubled mind of Herman Melville. He…
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2015 Round Up

This Was 2015: the Best Bits!

04/01/16

From Turner-Prize winners to Shia LaBeouf being tattooed in Gallery 1, and app launches to hundreds of film screenings, 2015 has been a busy year at FACT. That goes for the blog too, where last year w…
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Christmas & New Year Opening Times

23/12/15

Planning a visit to FACT over the festive season? Our building is open everyday apart from Christmas Day, here's everything you need to know!  Galleries Christmas Eve: CLOSED Christmas Day: CLOSED …
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Reading and Thinging: An Explanation

23/12/15

The first Reading and Thinging meeting happened last week, part of an open-ended project started by FACTLab residents Radamés Ajna and Thiago Hersan, and PhD researchers Alex Pearl and Sam Skinner fro…
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Even the Universe Does its Recycling

22/12/15

Stars die every day. The more stars that explode, the closer you’d think they’d be to extinction - after all anything that doesn’t ‘reproduce’ will inevitably cease to exist. That could have been the …
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The Story so Far: #TOUCHMYSOUL

22/12/15

LaBeouf, Rönkkö and Turner may have left the building, but there's still plenty to see as part of their project #TOUCHMYSOUL at FACT, with an interactive installation in Gallery 1. The performance #TO…
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Sandi Hughes: Rewind Fast Forward

20/12/15

"These videos and photos show me growing in to who I am today. I have waited this long to feel comfortable in my own skin. I decided one year ago that I was ready to let go of the archive." Article by…
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