From France to Liverpool 8: The Making of Lara Favaretto's Momentary Monument

Posted on 11 October 2016 by Liverpool Biennial

Lara Favaretto, Momentary Monument – The Stone, 2016. Photo: Mark McNulty

Lara Favaretto, Momentary Monument – The Stone, 2016. Photo: Mark McNulty

We follow the journey of Lara Favaretto’s towering artwork Momentary Monument – The Stone for the Biennial: a 10ft tall, 24-tonnes granite boulder on Liverpool's Welsh Streets. – Read more

Addressing the Socio-Political at Biennial 2016

Posted on 5 October 2016 by Liverpool Biennial

From representations of trauma and the destruction of cultural heritage to the power of protest and the subversion through art, Helen Reynolds has detected a highly political slant to many of the artworks in Liverpool Biennial 2016. – Read more

Creating the World’s Largest Virtual Sculpture in Minecraft

Posted on 28 September 2016 by Guest Blogger

The Minecraft Infinity Project is a virtual world where players have come together online to create a vast sculptural landscape and portrait of the Biennial festival. The team behind the project explain how and why they created it. – Read more

Art Comes to Life

Posted on 19 September 2016 by Liverpool Biennial

Ramin Haerizadeh, Rokni Haerizadeh and Hesam Rahmanian. Cains Brewery. Photo: Rob Battersby

Ramin Haerizadeh, Rokni Haerizadeh and Hesam Rahmanian. Cains Brewery. Photo: Rob Battersby

Liverpool Biennial 2016 is built around the idea of storytelling. Co-curator Dominic Willsdon guides us through some of the Biennial artworks and spaces that generate fictions of their own. – Read more

Koenraad Dedobbeleer: The Theatre of the Gallery Space

Posted on 6 April 2016 by Liverpool Biennial

Koenraad Dedobbeleer, installation view of ‘A Formal Model - An Inhibition Show’, 2016, at Galerie Micheline Szwajcer. Photo courtesy: the artist and Galerie Micheline Szwajcer

Koenraad Dedobbeleer, installation view of ‘A Formal Model - An Inhibition Show’, 2016, at Galerie Micheline Szwajcer. Photo courtesy: the artist and Galerie Micheline Szwajcer

Koenraad Dedobbeleer discusses his interest in how our understanding of objects, spaces or ideas can shift, and what excites him most about being part of Liverpool Biennial 2016. – Read more

Ana Jotta: On Becoming an Artist

Posted on 5 April 2016 by Liverpool Biennial

Ana Jotta, Eduardos. Private collection. Photo: Laura C. Caldas

Ana Jotta, Eduardos. Private collection. Photo: Laura C. Caldas

Ahead of Liverpool Biennial 2016, Portuguese artist Ana Jotta discusses her work, previous career as an actress and stage designer, and her love of screens. – Read more

Where in the city would you take a Biennial artist?

Posted on 12 January 2016 by Liverpool Biennial

Exploring Granby Four Streets. Photo courtesy of Rob Battersby.

Exploring Granby Four Streets. Photo courtesy of Rob Battersby.

From The Old Blind School to the half-submerged shoreline of Crosby Beach, at Liverpool Biennial we often work in unusual places. This year’s festival will be no exception. Where in the city would you take a Biennial artist? – Read more

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