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Balloon Mapping in Burnley: Networked Narrative

05/06/15

FACT blogger Stephen Fallows followed the Networked Narrative project to Burnley to find out more about balloon mapping, and what relevance this has to text adventure games! Text Adventure Time is one…
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Build Your Own Publication: Opening weekend offer!

05/06/15

The brand new publication for our new exhibition Build Your Own: Tools for Sharing is now available to buy at FACT! A Crafts Council, FACT and Norfolk Museums Service book, published in conjunction wi…
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The Hudsucker Proxy - FACT Members Offer

03/06/15

A new play based on the Coen Brothers 1994 comedy opens at Liverpool Playhouse this week, and FACT Members can buy tickets for just £5! December 1st 1958. Waring Hudsucker, president of giant Hudsucke…
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Networked Narrative: June Lightfoot talks community spaces & empowerment

02/06/15

Now that the Text Adventure Time workshops are well and truly underway, June Lightfoot, part of our team in Hull, has kindly agreed to be the first to share her thoughts on Networked Narrative. Here s…
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Networked Narrative: Balloon Mapping

01/06/15

What, exactly, is balloon mapping? If like me, you are completely new to the cartography revival, then read on, my friend! (*Note: maybe you are well versed in the art of balloon mapping, in which cas…
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Abderrahmane Sissako's Timbuktu

01/06/15

FACT Volunteer Pablo Peinó Ardura takes a closer look at the choice of colour in Oscar-nominated film Timbuktu.  In colour theory, yellow is an ambiguous tone, with divergent meanings like energy, exp…
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Meet the Wirral Youngster with a 3D Printed Hand

29/05/15

With a week to go until Build Your Own opens, we talk to local youngster Baylee about her colourful bionic hand and explain how you can get involved with 3D printed prosthetics with DoESLiverpool. Bay…
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FACT and Hope University's Student Residency Winner Announced

29/05/15

We are delighted to announce that Ant Hamlyn, a final year Fine Art student, is the winner of the first Graduate Production Residency award between FACT and Liverpool Hope University. The announcement…
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Spotlight On: Linda Brothwell, Build Your Own

28/05/15

We take a closer look at the inspiration for Linda Brothwell's new artwork in the next in a series of blogs about upcoming exhibition Build Your Own.  Beginning her career as an assistant repairer at …
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Building Build Your Own: Radamés Ajna

26/05/15

For the last in our series of behind-the-scenes interviews in the build up to the opening of Build Your Own: Tools for Sharing and the launch of pilot project FACTLab, we speak to artist and technolog…
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