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Prototype Summer School

13/09/17

This summer, FACT has been running Prototype Summer Camp; four-day workshops where children aged 7-10 and 11-15 are given the opportunity to get hands-on with a range of digital and creative activitie…
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LJMU to spearhead new £5m Digital & Creative innovation initiative

24/08/17

A transformational £5m project led by Liverpool John Moores University, in partnership with FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) and the Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership…
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Meet Ryan Garry, Host of North-West Filmmakers at FACT

18/08/17

North-West Filmmakers launched in June this year and soon it's time for its second get together, happening on 18 September! In the meantime, we thought we'd get to know the organiser Ryan Garry a bit …
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Real, Unreal / Read, Unread

18/08/17

Showcased as part of FACT's current exhibition The New Observatory, Wafaa Bilal’s artwork 168:01 is an embodiment of how online information networks can be reconfigured to more political and personal …
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Seeing the world differently - experiencing virtual reality for the first time at FACT

14/08/17

Artist Phil Coy’s Substance – A whole history of hollows and reliefs is part of FACT’s latest exhibition, The New Observatory. The installation uses virtual reality to explore the earth’s surface, par…
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Panel of Industry Professionals announced for Liverpool Film Night 2017

28/07/17

We're pleased to finally be able to announce the panel of distinguished professionals participating in Liverpool Film Night 2017, happening on 22 November. The panel of experts, representing a diverse…
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Creating a New Observatory at FACT

28/07/17

Bidston Lighthouse is open for guided tours on Saturday afternoons, July to September, during our current exhibition The New Observatory. FACT blogger Grace Edwards went along to both, to learn more a…
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