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Outfit director revealed for The Art of Pop Video

27/02/13

FACT is delighted to name the director who has been chosen to make a new music video for Outfit as part of our upcoming exhibition. Manchester-based Isaac Eastgate has previously made videos for ba…
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Dara Birnbaum Random Acts film screens tonight

25/02/13

Our series of curated artist film for Channel 4’s Random Acts continues tonight with Dana Birnbaum’s Kojak/Wang, screening at 11.50pm Daa Birnbaum was born in 1945, in New York. She uses video, tel…
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Human Conference Sensors at Hacky Birthday

22/02/13

In a continuing series of projects and research, artist Sander Veenhof comes to FACT to test ‘Human Conference Sensors’ for Hacky Birthday.
Artist Sander Veenhof's Human Conference Sensors …
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Hacky Birthday is almost here!

22/02/13

The cake is being iced, the bouncy castle is getting inflated, party games are being prepared and a crazy golf course is getting built. Hacky Birthday is almost here! Ten years ago FACT opened on Wo…
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Fairground Frameworks at Hacky Birthday

21/02/13

SoundNetwork's collection of works inspired by the physical fun of the fairground comes to FACT for Hacky Birthday An giant hacked bouncy castle and a selection of tech inspired Crazy Golf holes w…
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Last chance to see Winter Sparks and Noisy Table!

21/02/13

Our latest exhibition finishes this weekend It is the final few days of our brilliant Winter Sparks exhibition, and we will also be saying goodbye to the Noisy Table when all installations close …
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Anyone for Pass the Human Parcel?

20/02/13

FACT's Young People's programme Freehand, have been hard at work creating a series of hacked party games which will be unveiled on Hacky Birthday FACT's young people's programme Freehand runs creati…
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Veterans in Practice photographer comission

20/02/13

FACT's Veterans in Practice group work on a range of projects from animation to writing. Later in 2013 they will be working on the Battle of the Atlantic commemorative events and FACT would like to co…
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Hacky Birthday: Cake design winner

19/02/13

Over the last few weeks we've been asking visitors aged 5 - 12 to design us a Birthday cake inspired by the best thing they've seen at FACT, and we've found our winner! Hacky Birthday celebrates th…
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20th Birthday

Countdown to FACT's Hacky Birthday!

18/02/13

FACT’s Wood Street home is ten years old this Saturday, and so to celebrate we’re throwing our very own Hacky Birthday, a family fun day full of party games, birthday cake and arty activities througho…
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