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Dennis del Favero

What is a Libidinal Circuit?

09/07/15

The Libidinal Circuits conference and exhibition is currently taking place at FACT, so we asked Dr. Elke Grenzer from the Department of Sociology at York University for her definition of the topic, a …
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Slow West: Reviewed

08/07/15

John Maclean punches a fresh, debuting hole in the big screen with Slow West, an allegorical exploration of love and death. Writer Anthony Price tells us why he loved it. The film follows a young Scot…
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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Gadgets?

08/07/15

Whether you've been to see Build Your Own, or tried out a new skill in FACTLab, it's time to put your grasp of tools to the test! See how you do, and maybe you'll be inspired to come along and brush u…
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Amy: The Girl Behind The Name?

07/07/15

Amy Winehouse's voice is so rich that you can't really believe she's gone. Like that of Nina Simone, it sounds so pertinent, urgent, that it seems impossible that she's not around anymore. Appropriate…
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I Built My Own... Campus

06/07/15

At Wirral Met College something incredible is happening; in a visionary scheme to offer construction work experience to 300 students, we talk to Principal Sue Higginson about how the students built th…
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FACT Services: Draw & Code Projection

06/07/15

Take two 20,000 lumen projectors, a Macbook Pro Retina, some smart software and put it all in a Luton Van. What have you got? We talk to FACT Services about their recent project with Draw and Code. In…
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How To... Use Arduino

06/07/15

Step one was old-school; now we're entering the 21st century in our How To series with Arduino, a small yet suprisingly powerful computer. What did you think of our last video? We hope that you learnt…
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How To... Use a Caliper

06/07/15

What is a caliper and what does it do? Our FACTLab residents show you how to use the tools available in the Gallery 2 workspace. In the first of a series of simple video tutorials, our creative techno…
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A Summer of Music at FACT

03/07/15

Whether you’re averse to mud-soaked musical madness or resent the repetitive strain injury you get in your index finger from hitting refresh trying to book tickets, we’re having our own festival-inspi…
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Dr Robert

Uncovering Libidinal Circuits with Dr. Robert Macdonald

03/07/15

Ahead of the Libidinal Circuits conference next week, we ask Dr. Robert Macdonald, Reader in Architecture at Liverpool John Moores University about his research, what the Soft City means, his relation…
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