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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

Exhibitions

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

Projects

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

Past Exhibitions

DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 05 – ELIZABETH GLEAVE

1 March - 31 March 2019

Past Exhibitions

DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 04 – LEIA MORRISON

1 February - 28 February 2019

Past Exhibitions

Here And Now

19 February - 23 February 2019

Exhibitions

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

Exhibitions

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

6 June - 4 July 2019

Exhibitions

Yan Wang Preston — Forest

6 June - 30 August 2019

Exhibitions

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

Past Exhibitions

DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 02 – RACHEL GLASS

1 December - 31 December 2018

Projects Exhibitions

209 Women

28 February - 14 April 2019

Past Exhibitions

DIGITAL WINDOW GALLERY: OPEN SOURCE 01 – HEATHER GLAZZARD

1 November - 30 November 2018

Projects Culture Shifts

Where Things are Different

15 August 2017

Past Exhibitions

She Dreams – Yan Wang Preston

24 September - 10 February 2018

Past Exhibitions

Wake Up Together

15 November - 17 February 2019

Exhibitions

DISTINCTLY

27 September - 24 November 2019

Projects

209 Women Crowdfunder

6 September - 17 October 2018

Past Exhibitions

XU ZHEN: OPTIMIZING

13 July - 7 September 2018

Past Exhibitions

HIDDEN WORLDS

14 July - 16 July 2018

Past Exhibitions

New Brighton Revisited

14 July - 25 August 2018

Exhibitions

SEEING FUTURES: HUGH BAIRD PHOTOGRAPHY UNDERGRADUATES & ALUMNI

29 June 2018

Past Exhibitions

‘ELLESMERE PORT’ WHITBY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT EXHIBITION

22 June 2018

Past Exhibitions

Liverpool Biennial 2018: Beautiful World Where Are You?

14 July - 28 October 2018

Past Exhibitions

China Conversation

17 June 2018

Projects

MA Course Brief

1 September 2018

Main Exhibition

Our North

28 March - 30 March 2018

Past Exhibitions

Snapshot to WeChat: A Migration of Identity

6 April 2018

Exhibitions Main Exhibition

The Pier Head – Tom Wood

12 January - 25 March 2018

Past Exhibitions

Ferry Folk

11 January - 25 March 2018

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Culture Shifts: Local

6 October - 22 December 2017

Past Exhibitions

Finding Fangorn

26 October - 26 November 2017

Past Exhibitions

Who We Are

22 June - 26 June 2017

Past Exhibitions

OPEN 3: AFFECTING CHANGE

7 July - 17 September 2017

Past Exhibitions

Tate Exchange Liverpool

27 November - 29 November 2016

Past Exhibitions

Jerwood/Photoworks Awards 2015

28 October - 18 December 2016

Wall Work

40 Years of Open Eye Gallery: 1977-2017

5 January 2017

Past Exhibitions

North: Identity, Photography, Fashion

6 January - 19 March 2017

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Culture Shifts: Global

7 April - 18 June 2017

Projects Culture Shifts

Life Beyond Diagnosis

9 October 2016

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XU ZHEN: OPTIMIZING

13 July - 7 September 2018

MANN ISLAND ATRIUM

 

Presented as part of This is Shanghai, in partnership with Culture Liverpool.

Centuries of ritual and tradition, separated by thousands of miles, are brought together in Optimizing, a performance piece from Xu Zhen, displayed in Mann Island Atrium.

Here, the enigmatic standing rocks of Stonehenge are shrunk to a diameter of 11m, and given a new purpose as ‘Plum Blossom Poles’ – a platform for a martial arts training system focused on balance and movement. Throughout the installation, martial arts experts will perform on top of the stones.

Martial arts performances will take place from 14th July – 7th September. Performances are scheduled between Tuesday – Friday at various times. Please note these are subject to change.

 

PERFORMANCE TIMES

 

12th & 13th July: 10-7PM, on the hour every hour.

14th & 15th July: 11-6PM, on the hour every hour.

Remainder of the installation:

Monday: No performance.

Tuesday – Thursday: 1 performance per day, 1PM.

Friday – Sunday, 2 performances per day, 1PM & 4PM.

 

THIS IS SHANGHAI

 

Optimizing is one of twelve projects exhibited as part of This is Shanghai.

This is Shanghai explores and celebrates the relationship between Liverpool and its twin city in China. It offers different perspectives on everyday life in Liverpool and Shanghai, taking a close look at the parallels in urban and cultural transformation.

Presented by Culture Liverpool in partnership with Open Eye Gallery, the works can be seen across Liverpool’s iconic Waterfront. The Cunard Building plays host to a group exhibition of contemporary Chinese art, with further artworks showing at Tate Exchange Liverpool, Mann Island (outside Open Eye Gallery), and Museum of Liverpool.

This is Shanghai is the second chapter of China Dream, a 9-month arts season celebrating Chinese contemporary art and culture, in partnership with University of Liverpool. For more, head to www.chinadreamliverpool.com/.

 

Image: XU ZHEN®, Optimizing, 2017, Performance, installation | Resin, steel, board, artificial turf, Dimensions variable, Installation: 150 (H) x 1100 (D) cm, Produced by MadeIn Company

MANN ISLAND ATRIUM

 

Presented as part of This is Shanghai, in partnership with Culture Liverpool.

Centuries of ritual and tradition, separated by thousands of miles, are brought together in Optimizing, a performance piece from Xu Zhen, displayed in Mann Island Atrium.

Here, the enigmatic standing rocks of Stonehenge are shrunk to a diameter of 11m, and given a new purpose as ‘Plum Blossom Poles’ – a platform for a martial arts training system focused on balance and movement. Throughout the installation, martial arts experts will perform on top of the stones.

Martial arts performances will take place from 14th July – 7th September. Performances are scheduled between Tuesday – Friday at various times. Please note these are subject to change.

 

PERFORMANCE TIMES

 

12th & 13th July: 10-7PM, on the hour every hour.

14th & 15th July: 11-6PM, on the hour every hour.

Remainder of the installation:

Monday: No performance.

Tuesday – Thursday: 1 performance per day, 1PM.

Friday – Sunday, 2 performances per day, 1PM & 4PM.

 

THIS IS SHANGHAI

 

Optimizing is one of twelve projects exhibited as part of This is Shanghai.

This is Shanghai explores and celebrates the relationship between Liverpool and its twin city in China. It offers different perspectives on everyday life in Liverpool and Shanghai, taking a close look at the parallels in urban and cultural transformation.

Presented by Culture Liverpool in partnership with Open Eye Gallery, the works can be seen across Liverpool’s iconic Waterfront. The Cunard Building plays host to a group exhibition of contemporary Chinese art, with further artworks showing at Tate Exchange Liverpool, Mann Island (outside Open Eye Gallery), and Museum of Liverpool.

This is Shanghai is the second chapter of China Dream, a 9-month arts season celebrating Chinese contemporary art and culture, in partnership with University of Liverpool. For more, head to www.chinadreamliverpool.com/.

 

Image: XU ZHEN®, Optimizing, 2017, Performance, installation | Resin, steel, board, artificial turf, Dimensions variable, Installation: 150 (H) x 1100 (D) cm, Produced by MadeIn Company

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