The Art of Pop Video late opening
Gallery 1 / Gallery 2 / FACT Connects
Celebrate The Art of Pop Video in the first exhibition of its kind in the UK. More than 100 video clips tell the story of the pop video, marking the medium’s substantial contribution to popular culture. Open until 9.30pm.
Artr allows people to create abstract drawings online and see them visualized in a projection in the FACT Atrium. Visit factartr.com on your smartphone or tablet and draw away!
Getintothis presents: Inner Visions
7.00 - 8.00pm
Inner Visions at FACT brings together Getintothis Award nominees past and present, and six emerging artists to explore their work and what inspires them.
Stealing Sheep, All We Are, Esco Williams, Wicked Whispers, Forest Swords and Loved Ones will each highlight one of their own videos and one video that they love, and discuss what makes these videos so special to them.
The Bonnacons of Doom
9.30 - 10.30pm
An hour long audio visual improvised performance navigating the edges of sound, noise and light. The Bonnacons will start by using samples and drone alongside projections before building in intensity into a live guitar / drums / vocal sonics and electronics freak out.
Featuring members of the Hive Collective, Spitting Cobra and The Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia.
The B.O.D will be raising a tankard to the world of chaos!
Launch of Can You Hear Me? I Can See You! exhibition
This exhibition of prototype communication devices was developed through an experimental workshop and training programme with residents of Your Housing sheltered and supported accommodation across the North West.