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Bjork 1

The magical world of Michel Gondry

15/05/13

Inspired by FACT's exhibition The Art of Pop Video, Jamie McKittrick takes an in-depth look at one of Gondry's lesser known videos for Björk Though often classified as surreal there are few truly surr…
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Portals 22 (1)

Interviews with Can you hear me? I can see you! artists

14/05/13

In the run up to the launch of the Can you hear me? I can see you! exhibition showcasing seven months of workshops introducing older people to technology, we hear from the artists who have been part o…
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Portals 12

‘It’s good to keep the brain alert as you get older!’

10/05/13

Artist/Educator Jonathan Turton reflects on his experiences as part of the Can You Hear Me? I Can See You! project At first glance, iPad’s and older people might not appear entirely compatible bedfell…
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Boombox

What does the future hold for music video?

09/05/13

With The Art of Pop Video exhibition featuring over 100 of the best music videos ever made, Steven Hyland looks to the future... The music video has always been completely free from creative constrict…
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Portals 19

Can you hear me? I can see you! artist talks announced

07/05/13

When did we begin communicating via laser? What happens if you take in LCD TV apart? Can you Skype through time? These questions and more answered! Following the launch of the next exhibition in the…
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Portals 16

Can you hear me? I can see you! trailer revealed

03/05/13

The next exhibition in the FACT Connects Space is just two weeks away! Our Collaboration and Engagement team, artist collective Re-Dock and artist/educator Jon Turton have been working with residents…
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Launch 9

Iconic Music Video Audience Selection: The Winners!

02/05/13

Our Audience Selection competition asked you for your favourite funny, emotional, youthful, iconic and controversial videos and these are the results! We’ve counted, double and triple checked the 100’…
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Camera

Grab a camera and get filming for your chance to win £1000

01/05/13

Shoot and edit a short movie in 5 days for your chance of winning a top prize of £1,000 in the it’s Liverpool on film 5 day film challenge! We’ve teamed up with it's Liverpool and Liverpool Mutual Hom…
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Phillip Wardell - The Scales and Stripes

The Scales and Stripes short film screens tonight on Channel 4

30/04/13

Our series of artist made film continues on Channel 4 tonight at ten past midnight with Phillip Warnell’s The Scales and Stripes Phillip Warnell is an artist, filmmaker and academic. His distinctive f…
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Coffee 4

Go on a surreal journey with Milky the Milk Carton!

29/04/13

Cat Miller discusses surrealism in music videos and everyones favourite walking, talking, dancing milk carton, Milky from Blur's video for Coffee and TV Removing a song’s video from the content of its…
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