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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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Processing

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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FACT Summer School is looking for artists

08/04/13

The summer holidays are always a busy time at FACT, this year we're running a series of workshops and we're looking for artists to develop and deliver the FACT Summer School. Our Collaboration and Eng…
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Johan Grimonprez, I May Have Lost Forever my Umbrella

Johan Grimonprez short film screened tonight on Channel 4

05/04/13

Our next short for Random Acts, I may have lost forever my umbrella, comes from artist and filmmaker, Johan Grimonprez. Grimonprez gained notoriety from his 1997 cult film Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y, which e…
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What music video best represents emotion?

04/04/13

With The Art of Pop Video in full swing, our Audience Selection project continues, this week we are looking for the music video you think best represents emotion. Arguably, all art is a representation…
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