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Creativity abound in FACT's Electric Blanket project

08/05/14

Nathan Jones talks iPads, older people and creativity in this update on Electric Blanket, one of FACT's communities projects.  "My good friend Sam Meech once said that a day without speaking to a pe…
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Go inside the head within a head in Frank

07/05/14

Inspired by the legendary Frank Sidebottom, Michael Fassbender stars in Frank Frank Sidebottom, the alter ego of Chris Sievey, was a truly unique performer, musician and comedian who The Guardian de…
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Mental health, co-design and me

07/05/14

Young People's Programmer Louise Latter discusses the In Hand project as we prepare to launch a new mental health app "Since last February I have been managing the In Hand project at FACT. Partnerin…
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The ‘thrillingly grim’ Blue Ruin at FACT now!

02/05/14

A dazzlingly original film which balances grubby realism with thrills and a midnight-black humour that would make the Coen Brothers proud. Dwight Evans, a homeless ‘drop-out’ learns that the man who…
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Exclusive Jon Rafman print now on sale

01/05/14

We’ve commissioned Science Fiction: New Death artist Jon Rafman to create a new, limited edition print on sale now at FACT and online! Sourcing footage from every realm of online life and cutting it…
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Liverpool Sound City at FACT

30/04/14

We’ve teamed up with Liverpool Sound City for an exclusive Live Soundtrack event! Bronnt Industries Kapital, also know as Guy Bartell, has created a new ‘beefed up’ soundtrack for the incredible act…
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James Bridle Homo Sacer Installation At FACT Liverpool As Part Of Science Fiction New Death 2

New Death: Spotlight on James Bridle

29/04/14

In the second of our New Death artist spotlights, we look at the work of James Bridle.  James Bridle is a writer, artist, publisher and technologist. His new installation Homo Sacer examines how ind…
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Introducing: The Amnesia Forums

28/04/14

Our Research & Innovation team introduce a new programme of events, leading up to an exhibition in 2015, The Amnesia Forums. The Amnesia Forums are a series of cross-discipline academic roundtab…
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New Death: Spotlight on Jae Rhim Lee

25/04/14

In the first of a series of spotlight articles, Joana Ventura looks at the work of Jae Rhim Lee The artist, designer, creative strategist and researcher Jae Rhim Lee has developed a unique strain of…
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Tom Hardy in ‘one of the most nail biting thrillers of the year’

25/04/14

In this new British thriller, Tom Hardy plays Ivan Locke, a man whose life, career and soul unravels on a cross-country car journey Construction foreman Ivan Locke, played by Tom Hardy is facing the…
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