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Beastie Boys film Awesome; I Shot That! screens next week

24/04/13

Awesome; I… Shot That! is a unique concert film created by members of the audience at a sold out Beastie Boys gig at Madison Square Garden. The Beastie Boys have always defied convention and done thin…
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Get on your bike and create a new artwork

23/04/13

We're looking for participants to take part in a special bike project with Spanish Artist group TransEuropeSlow, FACT and BNENC to create an artwork for our next exhibition, Turning FACT Inside Out. A…
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Design a timeline of FACT's history

23/04/13

Turning FACT Inside Out is coming soon, and we're looking for an artist, designer, illustrator from the North West to create a timeline of our history to be displayed on The Wall. The North West is f…
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Iron Man returns to FACT

19/04/13

Iron Man returns to cinema screens next Thursday to face off against two new super-villain foes. Avengers Assemble saw six of Marvel’s superheroes unite against Norse Gods, alien armies and the magica…
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Audience Selection: Which music video best represents youth culture?

18/04/13

In the penultimate week of our Audience Selection project, we are asking you to choose the music video which you think best represents youth culture Youth culture defines generations and music has def…
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Photography exhibition at The Cornerstone Gallery

17/04/13

'Processing' curator Jack Welsh talks us through a newly launched crowdfunding campaign to produce a newspaper for the project. Processing is a photography exhibition that will be held at The Cornerst…
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Celebrate Record Store Day 2013 at FACT

17/04/13

Record Store Day 2013 comes to FACT this weekend with an exclusive pop up record shop and a screening of Empire Records. Record Store Day, the world famous festival of independent record shops, music …
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Audience Selection: The most controversial video ever?

11/04/13

In the fourth week of The Art of Pop Video Exhibition, we want to know what you think is the most controversial music video ever! The censorship of music videos has been a subject of debate for many y…
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The Place Beyond the Pines opens Friday

10/04/13

A motorbike stunt rider turned bank robber is pursued by Bradley Cooper in The Place Beyond the Pines, which opens this Friday at FACT. Reuniting with Blue Valentine director Derek Cianfrance, Ryan G…
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The Art of Pop Video film programme continues with ATP Documentary

08/04/13

The Art of Pop Video film programme continues this week with the story of the unique All Tomorrows Parties festival. Named after a Velvet Underground song, All Tomorrow's Parties began in 1999 as an a…
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