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EXHIBITION LAUNCH: SHANGHAI SACRED — LIZ HINGLEY & CHEN HANGFENG

6 June - 6 June 2019

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LOOK Photo Biennial — Peer to Peer Symposium: China/UK Practice and Play

7 June - 7 June 2019

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OPEN EYE GALLERY PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE: PORTRAITURE

29 May - 29 May 2019

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OPEN EYE GALLERY PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE: ENVIRONMENT

12 June - 22 June 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: TRANSFORMATIVE MOMENTS – STEPHANIE WYNNE

1 April - 7 July 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 07 – MARIE SMITH

1 May - 31 May 2019

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VR — Wake Up Together (Ren Hang & Where Love is Illegal)

23 April 2019

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OPEN SOURCE IN CONVERSATION: MARIE SMITH

30 May - 30 May 2019

Main Exhibition

Belonging: Students of Whitby High School

18 April - 28 April 2019

Exhibitions Past Exhibitions

DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 06 – MARIA ANSELL

1 April - 30 April 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 05 – ELIZABETH GLEAVE

1 March - 31 March 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 04 – LEIA MORRISON

1 February - 28 February 2019

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Here And Now

19 February - 23 February 2019

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PAULINE ROWE & DAVE LOCKWOOD – THE ALLOTMENTS

29 August - 28 September 2019

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Stephanie Wynne and Stephen McCoy — Triangulation

18 July - 22 August 2019

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TABITHA JUSSA & JOHN DAVIES – CAN’T SEE THE WOOD FOR THE TREES

6 June - 4 July 2019

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Yan Wang Preston — Forest

6 June - 30 August 2019

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LIZ HINGLEY – SHANGHAI SACRED

6 June - 25 September 2019

Main Exhibition Future Exhibitions

Kinship

9 May - 7 July 2019

Past Exhibitions

DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 03 – OLLIE HAYWARD

1 January - 31 January 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 02 – RACHEL GLASS

1 December - 31 December 2018

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209 Women

28 February - 14 April 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 01 – HEATHER GLAZZARD

1 November - 30 November 2018

Projects Culture Shifts

Where Things are Different

15 August 2017

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She Dreams – Yan Wang Preston

24 September - 10 February 2018

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Wake Up Together

15 November - 17 February 2019

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DISTINCTLY

27 September - 24 November 2019

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209 Women Crowdfunder

6 September - 17 October 2018

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XU ZHEN: OPTIMIZING

13 July - 7 September 2018

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HIDDEN WORLDS

14 July - 16 July 2018

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New Brighton Revisited

14 July - 25 August 2018

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SEEING FUTURES: HUGH BAIRD PHOTOGRAPHY UNDERGRADUATES & ALUMNI

29 June 2018

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‘ELLESMERE PORT’ WHITBY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT EXHIBITION

22 June 2018

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Liverpool Biennial 2018: Beautiful World Where Are You?

14 July - 28 October 2018

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China Conversation

17 June 2018

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MA Course Brief

1 September 2018

Main Exhibition

Our North

28 March - 30 March 2018

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Snapshot to WeChat: A Migration of Identity

6 April 2018

Exhibitions Main Exhibition

The Pier Head – Tom Wood

12 January - 25 March 2018

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Ferry Folk

11 January - 25 March 2018

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Culture Shifts: Local

6 October - 22 December 2017

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Finding Fangorn

26 October - 26 November 2017

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Who We Are

22 June - 26 June 2017

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OPEN 3: AFFECTING CHANGE

7 July - 17 September 2017

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Tate Exchange Liverpool

27 November - 29 November 2016

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Jerwood/Photoworks Awards 2015

28 October - 18 December 2016

Wall Work

40 Years of Open Eye Gallery: 1977-2017

5 January 2017

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North: Identity, Photography, Fashion

6 January - 19 March 2017

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Culture Shifts: Global

7 April - 18 June 2017

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Life Beyond Diagnosis

9 October 2016

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LOOK Photo Biennial — Peer to Peer Symposium: China/UK Practice and Play

7 June - 7 June 2019

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ALL WELCOME

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT

VICTORIA GALLERY & MUSEUM

 

A day of conversations around artistic and academic exchange between the UK and China. We’ll talk through what makes successful collaborations, looking at how to foster good relationships and create meaningful work together.

Contributions from the British Council, Arts Council England, Open Eye Gallery, University of Salford Art Collection, Centre for Contemporary Chinese Art and Frieze as well as presentations by artists working between the UK and China. This seminar aims to be a site for critical and imaginative discussion, as well as a site on which to build connections.

This seminar is free and open to everyone. It is useful for anyone interested in art, academia and international exchange, especially those looking to build platforms for cultural collaboration between the UK and China.

There will also be the opportunity to see Liz Hingley’s newly opened ‘Shanghai Sacred’, installed on a bamboo scaffolding structure made by Chen Hang Feng, as part of LOOK Photo Biennial.

Schedule

10:00: Registration and networking

11:00 – 12:15: Panel Discussion

How do institutions support long-term relationships? What is the benefit to artists and freelancers?

  • Ying Tan — British Council
  • Nicola Smyth — Arts Council England
  • Alistair Small — Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art
  • Lindsay Taylor — University of Salford Art Collection
  • Sarah Fisher — Open Eye Gallery
  • Dinah Birch — University of Liverpool

12:15 – 13:15: Lunch break

13:15 – 13:50: Presentation of Work

Artists, photographers, critical writers and sector networks share their experience and best practices in building relationships between UK and China. 5 – 7 minutes each about building networks of exchange in working between UK & China.

  • Yan Wang Preston – Sony World Photo Award-winning Photographer, currently working with Liverpool’s Mandarin-speaking population.
  • Liz Hingley – lead artist for LOOK Photo Biennial Chapter One, an anthropologist and photographer working across UK and Shanghai.
  • Chen Hang Feng — Artist based in Shanghai, collaborator with Liz Hingley.
  • Francesca Girelli — Editor at Frieze & Arthub Asia, sharing the importance of contextual writing in developing an Artist’s profile.
  • Derek Man – Photographer, working with the Cantonese-speaking community in Liverpool’s Chinatown, the oldest in Europe.
  • Paul Herman — Director of Redeye, the Photographer’s Network.
  • Jamie Wylde – Founder of videoclub, a platform for artist’s films.

14:00 – 15:00: One-to-ones with all speakers.

  • All speakers will be available for questions/discussion about how to make connections

FINISH

LOOK Photo Biennial 2019 takes place across Liverpool, The Wirral, the wider North West and in Shanghai. It is delivered by Open Eye Gallery, and funded by Arts Council England, Liverpool City Council and The Foyle Foundation. It is delivered in partnership with Wirral Borough of Culture, University of Salford Art Collection, Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art and Redeye. Venue partners include Victoria Gallery & Museum, Museum of Liverpool, Williamson Gallery & Museum, and the University of Central Lancashire. Further funding support comes from Spectrum and Colloids.

 

Full programme here.

 

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT

VICTORIA GALLERY & MUSEUM

Victoria Gallery and Museum, Ashton Street. Liverpool. L69 3DR

 

RSVP

ALL WELCOME

RSVP

ALL WELCOME

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT

VICTORIA GALLERY & MUSEUM

 

A day of conversations around artistic and academic exchange between the UK and China. We’ll talk through what makes successful collaborations, looking at how to foster good relationships and create meaningful work together.

Contributions from the British Council, Arts Council England, Open Eye Gallery, University of Salford Art Collection, Centre for Contemporary Chinese Art and Frieze as well as presentations by artists working between the UK and China. This seminar aims to be a site for critical and imaginative discussion, as well as a site on which to build connections.

This seminar is free and open to everyone. It is useful for anyone interested in art, academia and international exchange, especially those looking to build platforms for cultural collaboration between the UK and China.

There will also be the opportunity to see Liz Hingley’s newly opened ‘Shanghai Sacred’, installed on a bamboo scaffolding structure made by Chen Hang Feng, as part of LOOK Photo Biennial.

Schedule

10:00: Registration and networking

11:00 – 12:15: Panel Discussion

How do institutions support long-term relationships? What is the benefit to artists and freelancers?

  • Ying Tan — British Council
  • Nicola Smyth — Arts Council England
  • Alistair Small — Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art
  • Lindsay Taylor — University of Salford Art Collection
  • Sarah Fisher — Open Eye Gallery
  • Dinah Birch — University of Liverpool

12:15 – 13:15: Lunch break

13:15 – 13:50: Presentation of Work

Artists, photographers, critical writers and sector networks share their experience and best practices in building relationships between UK and China. 5 – 7 minutes each about building networks of exchange in working between UK & China.

  • Yan Wang Preston – Sony World Photo Award-winning Photographer, currently working with Liverpool’s Mandarin-speaking population.
  • Liz Hingley – lead artist for LOOK Photo Biennial Chapter One, an anthropologist and photographer working across UK and Shanghai.
  • Chen Hang Feng — Artist based in Shanghai, collaborator with Liz Hingley.
  • Francesca Girelli — Editor at Frieze & Arthub Asia, sharing the importance of contextual writing in developing an Artist’s profile.
  • Derek Man – Photographer, working with the Cantonese-speaking community in Liverpool’s Chinatown, the oldest in Europe.
  • Paul Herman — Director of Redeye, the Photographer’s Network.
  • Jamie Wylde – Founder of videoclub, a platform for artist’s films.

14:00 – 15:00: One-to-ones with all speakers.

  • All speakers will be available for questions/discussion about how to make connections

FINISH

LOOK Photo Biennial 2019 takes place across Liverpool, The Wirral, the wider North West and in Shanghai. It is delivered by Open Eye Gallery, and funded by Arts Council England, Liverpool City Council and The Foyle Foundation. It is delivered in partnership with Wirral Borough of Culture, University of Salford Art Collection, Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art and Redeye. Venue partners include Victoria Gallery & Museum, Museum of Liverpool, Williamson Gallery & Museum, and the University of Central Lancashire. Further funding support comes from Spectrum and Colloids.

 

Full programme here.

 

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT

VICTORIA GALLERY & MUSEUM

Victoria Gallery and Museum, Ashton Street. Liverpool. L69 3DR

 

RSVP

ALL WELCOME

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