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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: NOW, FOR THE FUTURE – OPEN SOURCE X SHUTTER HUB

1 November - 30 November 2019

LOOK Events Events

WOMEN, POETRY & MENTORING: A ROUND-TABLE DISCUSSION

15 November 2019

LOOK Events Events

Fast Forward Women in Photography Symposium

11 November - 11 November 2019

LOOK Events Events

Panel Discussion: Crossing Sectors

13 November - 13 November 2019

LOOK Events Events

Mentoring session with Anna Fox and Karen Knorr (Fast Forward: Women in Photography)

12 November - 12 November 2019

LOOK Events Events

Transformative Moments workshop with Stephanie Wynne and women from Wirral Change

14 November - 14 November 2019

LOOK Events Events

The Female Gaze An In Conversation with Carolyn Mendelsohn and Casey Orr

14 November - 14 November 2019

LOOK Events Events

Artist Talk: Rose Butler

14 November - 14 November 2019

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Conference: URBAN TRANSFORMATIONS AND CONTEMPORARY ART IN CHINA

11 November - 12 November 2019

Brilliant City 中文

30 October - 16 November 2019

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Tong Yan Gai — Chinatown—中文

7 October - 24 October 2019

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HE 中文

17 October - 21 December 2019

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JUMP! 中文

4 October - 26 October 2019

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A Room of Our Own: a Fast Forward Women in Photography Exhibition 中文

17 October - 21 December 2019

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DINU LI: ANATOMY OF PLACE — (中文)

17 October - 21 December 2019

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Peer to Peer 中文

17 October - 22 December 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 12 – KATHY ANNE LIM

1 October - 31 October 2019

LOOK PHOTO BIENNIAL / SATELLITE

17 October - 21 December 2019

JUMP! — Curated by Sian Bonnell

4 October - 26 October 2019

UCLan: Brilliant City

30 October - 16 November 2019

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Derek Man & Tobias Brebner: Tong Yan Gai — Chinatown

7 October - 24 October 2019

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YAN WANG PRESTON: HE

17 October - 21 December 2019

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A Room of Our Own: a Fast Forward Women in Photography Exhibition

17 October - 21 December 2019

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Dinu Li: The Anatomy of Place

17 October - 21 December 2019

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NORTH: FASHIONING IDENTITY

14 September - 21 December 2019

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Peer to Peer

17 October - 22 December 2019

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SIXTEEN at Ellesmere Port Library

19 September - 27 September 2019

Future Exhibitions

WE ARE KIRKBY

23 September - 16 November 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 11 – NATHAN CUTLER

1 September - 30 September 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 10 – JOCELYN ALLEN

1 August - 31 August 2019

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A Portrait Of…

2 August - 29 September 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 09 – ARABELLE ZHUANG

1 July - 31 July 2019

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Close Attention

11 July - 21 July 2019

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New York Scene/Unseen: Keith Haring and Friends

14 June - 7 July 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 08 – DENISA N. MOLNAR

1 June - 30 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

Main Exhibition

Belonging: Students of Whitby High School

18 April - 28 April 2019

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

6 June - 4 July 2019

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Stephanie Wynne and Stephen McCoy — Triangulation

18 July - 24 August 2019

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Yan Wang Preston — Forest

6 June - 28 September 2019

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LIZ HINGLEY – SHANGHAI SACRED

6 June - 25 September 2019

Main Exhibition

Kinship

9 May - 7 July 2019

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DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 03 – OLLIE HAYWARD

1 January - 31 January 2019

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WOMEN, POETRY & MENTORING: A ROUND-TABLE DISCUSSION

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This event at TATE Exchange is part of Open Eye Gallery’s exploration of the power of women in the arts to empower each other as mentors and as collective forces working together. Speakers include Maria Isakova Bennett, Susan Comer, Jeffa Kay, Jennifer Lee Tsai, Professor Sandeep Parmar, Dr Pauline Rowe.

Join us and share your ideas about how women in poetry can encourage and support each other.

 

 

Maria Isakova Bennett

 

Maria was the recipient of a Northern Writers' Award for poetry in 2017 and in November 2019 will be Poet and Artist-in-Residence at Poetry in Aldeburgh for the second year running. She has two pamphlets: Caveat (Poetry Bus, 2016) and All of the Spaces (Eyewear, 2018). In August 2017 she launched the handmade poetry journal Coast to Coast to Coast, publishing work by almost 100 writers in 600 hand-stitched journals across seven issues. Through the initiative, she has launched individual poet journals, led collaborative cross-disciplinary projects and has hosted readings at sites of architectural and cultural interest. Following post-graduate studies in Art History, Fine Art and Education, she was awarded a distinction MA in Creative Writing in 2012. She has been placed in many competitions and her work is widely published in the UK and Ireland.

 

 

Susan Comer

 

Sue Comer is Writer-in-Residence at Kirkby Gallery and has an MA in Creative Writing from Edge Hill University. Sue has worked as an independent artist, exhibiting in numerous exhibitions including Face Masks (Newington Gallery, Liverpool, 2015), Joining Lines (Liverpool Biennial, 2014). She was a founder member of Re-View Textiles and is a member of Surrealapool. Sue also works as Arts Co-ordinator for Knowsley’s Disability services. She has wide experience working in community settings as a tutor, artist and developing exhibitions. She is currently developing her practice in poetry and micro-fiction and has work forthcoming in Bath Flash Fiction Anthology, 2020.

 

Jeffa Kay

 

Jeffa went back to Liverpool John Moores University to do an MA Writing after losing her husband. Poetry helped her cope with grief. Reading at Dead Good Poets’ Society and joining Merseyside Stanza gave her the confidence to produce a pamphlet with Maria Isakova’s help and encouragement.  She has been shortlisted for the Bridport Poetry Prize 2019.    

 

 

Jennifer Lee Tsai

Jennifer Lee Tsai is a poet, editor and critic. She was born in Bebington and grew up in Liverpool. Jennifer is a fellow of The Complete Works III and a Ledbury Poetry Critic. Her poems are featured in the anthologies Ten: Poets of the New Generation (Bloodaxe: 2017), Islands Are But Mountains: New Poetry from the UK (Platypus Press, 2019) and have been published in numerous magazines and journals including Oxford Poetry, The Rialto, SMOKE, Soundings, Ambit, Wild Court and forthcoming in Magma. Her poetry reviews are published by The Poetry School, the Poetry Book Society Bulletin, Modern Poetry In Translation, Ambit and The Poetry Review.

Jennifer is an Associate Editor of SMOKE magazine and a Contributing Editor to Ambit. She is currently a PhD student in Creative Writing at the University of Liverpool. Her debut poetry pamphlet Kismet (2019) is published by ignitionpress.

 

 

Sandeep Parmar

Sandeep Parmar is Professor of English Literature at the University of Liverpool where she co-directs Liverpool’s Centre for New and International Writing. She holds a PhD from University College London and an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia. Her books include Reading Mina Loy’s Autobiographies: Myth of the Modern, an edition of the Collected Poems of Hope Mirrlees (Carcanet, 2011), and two books of her own poetry published by Shearsman: The Marble Orchard and Eidolon, winner of the Ledbury Forte Prize for Best Second Collection. She also edited the Selected Poems of Nancy Cunard (Carcanet, 2016). Her essays and reviews have appeared in the Guardian, The Los Angeles Review of Books, The New Statesman, the Financial Timesand the Times Literary Supplement. She is a BBC New Generation Thinker and co-founder of the Ledbury Emerging Poetry Critics scheme for BAME reviewers.

 

Pauline Rowe

Pauline founded and ran the charity North End Writers (2006 -2019). Her publications include Playing Out Time (Driftwood Publications, 2005), Waiting for the Brown Trout God (Headland Publications, 2009), Voices of the Benares (Lapwing Publications, 2014) and The Ghost Hospital (Maytree Press, 2019). Her collaborative exhibition Sleeping in the Middle – of recorded poems in response to photographs by AJ Wilkinson – was shown at Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, May 2018. Her latest ongoing collaborative work The Allotments – with photographic artist David Lockwood – was shown as part of the LOOK Biennial exhibition at the Victoria Gallery and Museum in Liverpool, September 2019. Pauline has worked as Poet-in-Residence with Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust since 2013 and was the first Writer-in- Residence with Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool (2016 – 2018). She has a PhD from Liverpool University and MA in Creative Arts (Liverpool HOPE University) and is an associate tutor in creative writing at Edge Hill University.

 

RSVP

ALL WELCOME

RSVP

ALL WELCOME

 

This event at TATE Exchange is part of Open Eye Gallery’s exploration of the power of women in the arts to empower each other as mentors and as collective forces working together. Speakers include Maria Isakova Bennett, Susan Comer, Jeffa Kay, Jennifer Lee Tsai, Professor Sandeep Parmar, Dr Pauline Rowe.

Join us and share your ideas about how women in poetry can encourage and support each other.

 

 

Maria Isakova Bennett

 

Maria was the recipient of a Northern Writers' Award for poetry in 2017 and in November 2019 will be Poet and Artist-in-Residence at Poetry in Aldeburgh for the second year running. She has two pamphlets: Caveat (Poetry Bus, 2016) and All of the Spaces (Eyewear, 2018). In August 2017 she launched the handmade poetry journal Coast to Coast to Coast, publishing work by almost 100 writers in 600 hand-stitched journals across seven issues. Through the initiative, she has launched individual poet journals, led collaborative cross-disciplinary projects and has hosted readings at sites of architectural and cultural interest. Following post-graduate studies in Art History, Fine Art and Education, she was awarded a distinction MA in Creative Writing in 2012. She has been placed in many competitions and her work is widely published in the UK and Ireland.

 

 

Susan Comer

 

Sue Comer is Writer-in-Residence at Kirkby Gallery and has an MA in Creative Writing from Edge Hill University. Sue has worked as an independent artist, exhibiting in numerous exhibitions including Face Masks (Newington Gallery, Liverpool, 2015), Joining Lines (Liverpool Biennial, 2014). She was a founder member of Re-View Textiles and is a member of Surrealapool. Sue also works as Arts Co-ordinator for Knowsley’s Disability services. She has wide experience working in community settings as a tutor, artist and developing exhibitions. She is currently developing her practice in poetry and micro-fiction and has work forthcoming in Bath Flash Fiction Anthology, 2020.

 

Jeffa Kay

 

Jeffa went back to Liverpool John Moores University to do an MA Writing after losing her husband. Poetry helped her cope with grief. Reading at Dead Good Poets’ Society and joining Merseyside Stanza gave her the confidence to produce a pamphlet with Maria Isakova’s help and encouragement.  She has been shortlisted for the Bridport Poetry Prize 2019.    

 

 

Jennifer Lee Tsai

Jennifer Lee Tsai is a poet, editor and critic. She was born in Bebington and grew up in Liverpool. Jennifer is a fellow of The Complete Works III and a Ledbury Poetry Critic. Her poems are featured in the anthologies Ten: Poets of the New Generation (Bloodaxe: 2017), Islands Are But Mountains: New Poetry from the UK (Platypus Press, 2019) and have been published in numerous magazines and journals including Oxford Poetry, The Rialto, SMOKE, Soundings, Ambit, Wild Court and forthcoming in Magma. Her poetry reviews are published by The Poetry School, the Poetry Book Society Bulletin, Modern Poetry In Translation, Ambit and The Poetry Review.

Jennifer is an Associate Editor of SMOKE magazine and a Contributing Editor to Ambit. She is currently a PhD student in Creative Writing at the University of Liverpool. Her debut poetry pamphlet Kismet (2019) is published by ignitionpress.

 

 

Sandeep Parmar

Sandeep Parmar is Professor of English Literature at the University of Liverpool where she co-directs Liverpool’s Centre for New and International Writing. She holds a PhD from University College London and an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia. Her books include Reading Mina Loy’s Autobiographies: Myth of the Modern, an edition of the Collected Poems of Hope Mirrlees (Carcanet, 2011), and two books of her own poetry published by Shearsman: The Marble Orchard and Eidolon, winner of the Ledbury Forte Prize for Best Second Collection. She also edited the Selected Poems of Nancy Cunard (Carcanet, 2016). Her essays and reviews have appeared in the Guardian, The Los Angeles Review of Books, The New Statesman, the Financial Timesand the Times Literary Supplement. She is a BBC New Generation Thinker and co-founder of the Ledbury Emerging Poetry Critics scheme for BAME reviewers.

 

Pauline Rowe

Pauline founded and ran the charity North End Writers (2006 -2019). Her publications include Playing Out Time (Driftwood Publications, 2005), Waiting for the Brown Trout God (Headland Publications, 2009), Voices of the Benares (Lapwing Publications, 2014) and The Ghost Hospital (Maytree Press, 2019). Her collaborative exhibition Sleeping in the Middle – of recorded poems in response to photographs by AJ Wilkinson – was shown at Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, May 2018. Her latest ongoing collaborative work The Allotments – with photographic artist David Lockwood – was shown as part of the LOOK Biennial exhibition at the Victoria Gallery and Museum in Liverpool, September 2019. Pauline has worked as Poet-in-Residence with Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust since 2013 and was the first Writer-in- Residence with Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool (2016 – 2018). She has a PhD from Liverpool University and MA in Creative Arts (Liverpool HOPE University) and is an associate tutor in creative writing at Edge Hill University.

 

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