Dazzle Ferry Across the Mersey: Meet the Captain

Posted on 4 April 2018 by Liverpool Biennial

Captain Jake Keogh. Photo: Harrison Phair

Captain Jake Keogh. Photo: Harrison Phair

To celebrate three years since Sir Peter Blake transformed one of the Mersey Ferries with his Everybody Razzle Dazzle design, we spent an afternoon with its Captain – Read more

Madiha Aijaz on the Future of Libraries

Posted on 29 March 2018 by Liverpool Biennial

Madiha Aijaz, These Silences Are All The Words (film still), 2017-2018. Image courtesy the artist

Madiha Aijaz, These Silences Are All The Words (film still), 2017-2018. Image courtesy the artist

Get to know an artist who uses photographs, film and fiction to explore how pleasure and entertainment are experienced in public spaces such as libraries. – Read more

Celebrating International Women’s Day: 11 Pioneering Artists You Should Know

Posted on 7 March 2018 by Liverpool Biennial

Sachiko Abe, Cut papers, 2010. Photograph by Thierry Bal

Sachiko Abe, Cut papers, 2010. Photograph by Thierry Bal

It's the perfect day to have a look back at the incredible artworks that women artists have presented for Liverpool Biennial – Read more

Reetu Sattar and the Lost Tune of the Harmonium

Posted on 1 February 2018 by Liverpool Biennial

Reetu Sattar, HARANO SUR (lost tune), 2016

Reetu Sattar, HARANO SUR (lost tune), 2016

The sound of the harmonium is tightly woven into the history and culture of Bangladesh, but to artist Reetu Sattar, it is not just an instrument. It's a way of exploring the social effects of lost traditions. – Read more

Abbas Akhavan and the Anxiety of the Domestic Space

Posted on 25 January 2018 by Liverpool Biennial

Abbas Akhavan, Study for a Curtain, 2015. Image courtesy the artist 

Abbas Akhavan, Study for a Curtain, 2015. Image courtesy the artist 

From his mum's living room to the roofs of buildings caught up in Hurricane Katrina, delve into the mind and work of Liverpool Biennial 2018 artist Abbas Akhavan – Read more

Sir Peter Blake: 8 things you didn’t know about the Godfather of British pop art

Posted on 13 December 2017 by Liverpool Biennial

Sir Peter Blake. Photo: Mary McCartney

Sir Peter Blake. Photo: Mary McCartney

From meeting Andy Warhol for the first time to how he became an artist, here is what Sir Peter Blake shared during his visit to Liverpool. – Read more

Make Yourself at Home: 10 facts about Liverpool artists discovered on their first visit

Posted on 17 November 2017 by Liverpool Biennial

Liverpool waterfront. Image courtesy FACT Video Productions / Carl Davies

Liverpool waterfront. Image courtesy FACT Video Productions / Carl Davies

How much do you know about Liverpool's history? Here's what the Biennial 2018 artists discovered about the city on their first visit – Read more

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