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Synaesthesia: Fingers that See

06/06/16

Are you synaesthete and, in this age of sensory overload, would you notice if you were? About 20 years ago, whilst painting, I realised I tasted the colours. They did not taste of food, but were sensa…
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Last Chance to See: unfold

06/06/16

We're close to the end with our latest exhbition from Japanes artist Ryoichi Kurokawa, but have no fear, we still invite you to come and 'feel the universe'. Have you ever wanted to go to space? Unles…
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Broken Glass and The Simplicity of Truth

03/06/16

Last week, I offered to re-combine the splintered shards and pieces of glass as part of Jay Bell and Mark Storor's collaborative installation The Simplicity of Truth (now showing in the FACT Connects …
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Why Captain America is a positive masculine role model

03/06/16

What makes a man a man is anybody's guess. Ask Bear Grylls and his practicality will say knots and fire craft. While artist Grayson Perry would disagree and say we should create a space for men to ope…
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FACT at IFB2016

03/06/16

For this year's International Festival of Business in Liverpool (IFB2016), FACT is inviting attendees to explore the Internet of Things and Design Thinking in a range of innovative ways.  FACT is plea…
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Competition: Win tickets for The Everyman Theatre

01/06/16

Fancy 2 free tickets to The Government Inspector at The Everyman? Answer one simple question! This week, Birmingham Repertory Theatre in association with Ramps On The Moon present The Government Inspe…
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Ballad of the Martin Dreadnought World Premiere

01/06/16

USA guitar manufacturer, Martin Guitars, hosted the world premiere of the Ballad of the Martin Dreadnought documentary at FACT Liverpool. Words by Jake Marray. On 3 May, Martin Guitars and official UK…
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15% off Moonlight Flicks for FACT Members

01/06/16

FACT Members receive 15% off at this year's Moonlight Flicks outdoor cinema in Chester, Frodsham and West Kirkby thanks to Storyhouse! As if being a FACT Member wasn't great enough with all our discou…
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Why Robots Could Never Replace Artists

01/06/16

In this ever more automated world, where technology progresses at an unstoppable and accelerating rate, many traditionally manual jobs are being replaced with machines. Is this the reality we are head…
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Text Adventure Gaming is taking Northern communities back to the future

31/05/16

Young futurists, storytellers and game designers imagine their home towns fifty years from now. Dare you join them?  Without a DeLorean or Doctor Emmett Brown, these whizz kids are taking you back to …
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