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Networked Narrative: Helen Seddon discusses the power of stories

12/06/15

From Wigan Leisure and Culture Trust, Helen Seddon is the second of our partners to share her thoughts on Networked Narrative, a project that, with the upmost certainty, she would have wanted to be in…
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I Built My Own... Robot!

11/06/15

Next up in our series of creatives and makers, we get technical with Louise Dennis, a Post-Doctoral Researcher in Autonomous Systems Technology (CAST) at the University of Liverpool, who works with ar…
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Make Your Own Noise: DIY electronic instrument building

10/06/15

FACT volunteer Hollie Lewis gets behind the scenes and tells us what to expect in Owl project's workshop series based in FACTLab, Make Your Own Noise.
  Hi I’m Hollie one of the Gallery Volunteers a…
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Ant Hamlyn: My Artist Residency Blog, Part 1

10/06/15

Ant Hamlyn is the first recipient of the FACT and Liverpool Hope University Student Residency award. Follow the progress of his evolving art project here on the FACT blog! Meeting 1 - 08/06/15   Pre…
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I Built My Own... Cinema!

10/06/15

How many people can say they've built their own...? Actually, in Liverpool there's a lot of amazing, creative people and we want to celebrate them all! Our first interviewee is artist, videosmith, kni…
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What is a Bitcoin anyway?

09/06/15

To coincide with the launch of our pilot project FACTLab, FACT is the first arts organisation in the UK to start accepting Bitcoin donations! But what is a Bitcoin and how do they work? We speak to ou…
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Spotlight On: DoESLiverpool

08/06/15

Uncover the story of DesktopProsthetics - a new commission by hacker collective DoESLiverpool as part of Build Your Own.  DoES is a community of hackers and makers based in Liverpool who offer a space…
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What does it take to build an exhibition?: Building Build Your Own

08/06/15

What does it take to build an exhibition? It's more than just hanging a piece of art on a wall... How does a gallery space tranform from one show to another? After an exhibition closes its doors to th…
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Thanks for Your Support!

08/06/15

Thanks to our visitors, we've been awarded with a Certificate of Excellence from Tripadvisor! At FACT we're really proud of the work we do and our amazing team - both front of house and the people mak…
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Spotlight on: Rachel Rayns, Build Your Own

05/06/15

In the third of our artist-focused articles, we turn the spotlight on Raspberry Pi Creative Producer Rachel Rayns and her project Neurotic Machines. Rachel Rayns has spent the last two years at the Ra…
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