Speaking Without Fear: Krzysztof Wodiczko at Brierfield Mill

Posted on 7 June 2017 by Liverpool Biennial

Krzysztof Wodiczko, Guests, 2009. Installation view at Northlight (Brierfield) Mill, 2017. Photo: Pete Carr

Krzysztof Wodiczko, Guests, 2009. Installation view at Northlight (Brierfield) Mill, 2017. Photo: Pete Carr

Three different voices respond to the timely presentation of Krzysztof Wodiczko's striking installation Guests in a former cotton mill in Lancashire. – Read more

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

Contemporary Art on Liverpool's Waterfront

Posted on 29 September 2016 by Liverpool Biennial

Betty Woodman, Liverpool Fountain, 2016. Photo: Joel Chester Fildes

Betty Woodman, Liverpool Fountain, 2016. Photo: Joel Chester Fildes

Why not start your Liverpool Biennial 2016 journey by exploring the exhibitions and public artworks on Liverpool’s world famous waterfront? Sufea Mohamad Noor takes us on a suggested route. – 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

Suzanne Treister: Challenging the Art World from Within

Posted on 23 September 2016 by Liverpool Biennial

Suzanne Treister, HFT The Gardener/Video stills and photo works/High Frequency Trading Floor (digital print), 2014-15. Courtesy the artist

Suzanne Treister, HFT The Gardener/Video stills and photo works/High Frequency Trading Floor (digital print), 2014-15. Courtesy the artist

Interested in the covert, unseen forces at work in the world, British artist Suzanne Treister has been a pioneer in the field of new media art since the early 1990s. We catch up with Treister about her most recent piece for the Biennial, HFT The Gardener. – 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

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