The Biennial Exhibition is now closed. 

Thank you to our many visitors and supporters for making this year's festival so special.

The 8th Biennial Exhibition, A Needle Walks into a Haystack, is curated by Mai Abu ElDahab and Anthony Huberman. It includes a group show at The Old Blind School, James McNeill Whistler at the Bluecoat, Sharon Lockhart at FACT, Claude Parent at Tate Liverpool and Jef Cornelis at St. Andrews Gardens. Also featured as part of Liverpool Biennial 2014 are the John Moores Painting Prize, Bloomberg New Contemporaries, a group show at Open Eye Gallery and Adrian Henri at LJMU's Exhibition Research Centre (Partner Exhibitions). In addition, there is work by artists  throughout the city (Listed). 


From Tate to the Bluecoat, discover our festival venues across the city

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Find useful information to help you plan your visit. Exhibitions are open daily and entry is free.

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Festival Guide

Download a PDF version of our 2014 Festival Guide for full listings and visitor information.

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Liverpool Biennial would like to thank everyone who is supporting us and working with us in the delivery of our programme

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