July 7, 2020

Liverpool’s Beatles Story is busy preparing to reopen its doors this month.

The Royal Albert Dock attraction will welcome visitors again from Monday, July 20.

Beatles Story bosses are working hard to make the museum – which runs through the basement of part of the origin...

May 20, 2020

FACT has awarded £15,000 of funding to 10 artists and groups as part of its FACT Together programme to support creatives during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Each artist, based in the North of England, will receive £1,500 to create new work in response to the Wood Street ve...

April 22, 2020

Liverpool’s Independents Biennial has become the latest city festival to be postponed because of Coronavirus.

The announcement by organiser Art In Liverpool follows news the main Liverpool Biennial is being put back from this summer to 2021.

Now, after discussions with B...

April 14, 2020

Tate Liverpool is set to unveil a new commission by Mexican artist Aliza Nisenbaum this autumn.

The New York-based artist is best known for her paintings that often focus on members of local communities, and her work is Influenced by the Mexican mural movement – includi...

April 9, 2020

Liverpool Biennial has been postponed for 12 months.

The UK’s largest festival of contemporary art was due to take place at locations across the city this summer.

But Biennial bosses have now taken the decision to put back the event until 2021.

Liverpool Biennial director...

April 7, 2020

FACT is offering financial support to Northern artists during the Coronavirus pandemic.

The Wood Street-based arts organisation will commission 10 early-career artists to produce a piece of work during the current lockdown in support worth £1,500 each.

The scheme, FACT T...

March 17, 2020

Liverpool’s main Beatles attractions have temporarily closed as part of the response to Government advice over the spread of Coronavirus.

The Beatles Story is shutting its doors until April 6.

And the Cavern Club has announced it is also closing, for two weeks until Apri...

March 17, 2020

Tate Liverpool is closing its doors to visitors until May 1.

The Royal Albert Dock attraction is one of four Tate sites around the UK, all of which are shutting with immediate effect.

The venue is currently staging a show by American artist Theaster Gates, with a summer...

March 16, 2020

FACT’s galleries have been closed following the latest Government advice over the Coronavirus pandemic.

But Picturehouse cinema screens are remaining open at the Wood Street venue - although only until tomorrow.

FACT was due to launch its latest exhibition, And Say the A...

March 12, 2020

The idea of utopia is being explored at a Wirral gallery through a special solo show staged by a Liverpool student.

Lydia George, a final year history of art undergraduate at Liverpool John Moores, is behind the multimedia art exhibition, titled Utopia: The Process, at...

March 5, 2020

Tate Liverpool has announced it will host the first UK solo show for Argentinian experimental artist Marta Minujín.

The Royal Albert Dock gallery will stage a new version of Minujín’s ground-breaking immersive installation artwork La Menesunda this autumn – only the thi...

February 9, 2020

First there was the moon. Then the Earth. And now a giant flock of birds are set to appear suspended in mid-air inside Liverpool Cathedral.

Peace Doves, a mass participation art project created in collaboration with renowned sculptor and artist Peter Walker, will take o...

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July 2, 2020

FACT is set to reopen its doors – more than four months after it closed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Wood Street arts venue will undergo a phased reopening starting with the Picturehouse’s cinema screens on Friday, July 31.

FACT’s ground floor and first floor gallery spaces will open, with social distancing in place, on August 12, and will showcase the exhibition And Say the Animal Responded? – part of FACT’s Living Planet programme - which was due to open in March.

Galleries will be open from Wednesday to Sunday.

A one-way system will be in place around the buildin...

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