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Building Build Your Own: Mark Wright

13/05/15

In the second of our behind-the-scenes interviews with the FACTLab team, Dr Mark Wright talks to us about robots, bringing armoured knights back to life and why he loves to collaborate on projects. Ca…
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The DesktopProsthetics Project

13/05/15

As part of Build Your Own, DoESLiverpool are bringing the Enabling the Future project to FACT, to provide 3D printed prosthetics for children.  Ross Dalziel, Patrick Fenner and Adrian McEwen who are p…
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Purge your Unsent Tweets for Light Night at FACT

12/05/15

Ever wanted to say something on Twitter and decided against it at the last minute? For Light Night this Friday, artist Erica Scourti wants you to join her in a communal purge of our draft tweets. Eric…
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Testing out the Tandem Trail...with FACT's veterans group

06/05/15

Today we sent our Veterans in Practice group on a bike ride - all in the name of art of course! Find out more about the first phase of our Tagging Communities project. As part of the current Tagging C…
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Mad Max: Revisiting a 1980s Dystopia

06/05/15

This Saturday at FACT, we’re heading down memory lane into the post-apocalyptic wasteland of George Miller's Mad Max. "I'm a fuel injected suicide machine. I am the rocker, I am the roller, I am the o…
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Building Build Your Own: Interview with Thiago Hersan

06/05/15

As part of Build Your Own: Tools for Sharing (opening 4 June) FACT is piloting a new experimental space for visitors to engage with art on a more hands-on basis: FACTLab. Artist in Residence Thiago He…
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In Pictures: BlakPlastikBag

05/05/15

Back in March, contemporary dance company Anoikis showed their dance piece BlakPlastikBag at FACT. Involving dance, some unusual props and a lot of red paint, we take a look back at the performance in…
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Older People's programme gets under way

05/05/15

Last week saw the first session for the Older People's group and their strand of the Tagging Communities Programme. Programme leader Liz Wewiora tells us more. Focusing on re-animating the heritage of…
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Vampires & Hamburgers: A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night previewed

05/05/15

The expression “as deep as a puddle” could be used to describe this Iranian thriller-romance-drama filmed in America featuring a vampire, old junkie and tattooed drug dealer who abuses women. Fortunat…
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NT Live: A View From the Bridge

01/05/15

Bethany Harris recounts her experience of watching Arthur Miller's classic broadcast live on the big screen, and shares what's coming up in the next Screen Arts season. Having read the play as a teena…
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