21 November 2007

Shrinking Cities is on at the Site gallery in Liverpool City Centre until 26 January 2008. tenantspin were part of the exhibition when it was launched in Detroit, Michigan, earlier this year. Shrinking Cities is looking at urban decline in four major cities or areas; Detroit, Halle / Leipzig in Germany, Manchester / Liverpool and Ivanovo in Russia.

At the Site Gallery at Liverpool's Albert Dock, over twenty students and staff of the Liverpool School of Art and Design (Architecture, Fine Art, Graphics, Interior Design and Product Design) creatively collaborated to produce a fresh Merz structure and installation in the manner of Kurtz Switters.

On Thursday 22 November at 12.00pm, tenantspin will host a discussion group at the RENEW Rooms on Wood Street with the Liverpool Curator of the project, Dr Rob Macdonald, artist Tim Fielding and Manager of the Site project and co-curator of Site Gallery, John Byrne.