Liverpool's centre for the contemporary arts

Simon and Tom Bloor: In Conversation

Simon and Tom Bloor: In Conversation

Abacus artists Simon & Tom Bloor join Bluecoat’s Head of Programme Marie-Anne McQuay to discuss their latest commission New possibilities in familiar situationstheir enduring interest in educational experiments from the 1970s and their relevance to creative education today

Share your memories of Bluecoat

Share your memories of Bluecoat

Join the My Bluecoat project, which will bring alive the building’s heritage to help celebrate Bluecoat turning 300.

Find out how you can contribute to the heritage programme here...

Everything Lives (2016) by Huw Wahl

Everything Lives (2016) by Huw Wahl

Part observation, part performance, and a collaboration between father and son, Everything Lives is a short film by Manchester filmmaker Huw Wahl. The screening (24 mins) will be followed by an in conversation with Huw Wahl.

Abacus

Abacus

Fri 21 July - Sun 1 Oct

This summer, we invite children to take over our galleries, with Abacus - an interactive exhibition that encourages visitors of all ages to break the traditional rules of a contemporary art space. Don't miss the exhibition launch on Thu 20 Jul.

DaDaFest: Takeover Weekend

DaDaFest: Takeover Weekend

Join us for presentations, talks, performances, cabaret, workshops, discussion and debate to explore the impact of disability & Deaf arts on Merseyside, all taking place at Bluecoat as part of this years DaDaFest.

Image: Tony Heaton, Gold Lamé, 2014. Photo Jon Barraclough
Bluecoat: at the Heart of Liverpool Culture

Bluecoat: at the Heart of Liverpool Culture

Friday, 21 Apr 2017 - Sunday, 25 Mar 2018

Our popular heritage display continues with an additional focus on the building’s architectural developments. ...

Family fun at Bluecoat this Summer

Family fun at Bluecoat this Summer

Friday, 21 Jul 2017 - Sunday, 01 Oct 2017

Bluecoat is 300 years old! Help us celebrate our building’s history as an inspirational ...

  • Tickets: Various
Abacus

Abacus

Friday, 21 Jul 2017 - Sunday, 01 Oct 2017

Featuring Tom & Simon Bloor, Polly Brannan, Rhys Coren, Fran Disley, Kevin Hunt, Anssi ...

  • Tickets: Free, drop in
Intermediate Screenprint

Intermediate Screenprint

Saturday, 22 Jul 2017 - Saturday, 11 Nov 2017

If you attended our Introductory screenprint workshop this is a great way to build ...

Philosophy in Pubs

Philosophy in Pubs

Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017 - Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017

Our resident philosophers meet at Bluecoat twice a month to debate important questions. All ...

  • Tickets: Free, drop in
Intro to Screenprint

Intro to Screenprint

Saturday, 05 Aug 2017 - Saturday, 02 Dec 2017

On this one day workshop you will be shown how to create a two ...

About the Bluecoat

Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts, Bluecoat showcases talent across visual art, music, dance, live art and literature. As the most ...

Opening hours

Mon - Sat 9.00am - 6.00pm
Sun 11.00am - 6.00pm

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