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Opinion: The controversy of Genesis

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Jacob Epstein's Genesis has returned to Bluecoat for the first time in 86 years, as part of the exhibition In the Peaceful Dome. ...

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Opinion: The controversy of Genesis

Jacob Epstein's Genesis has returned to Bluecoat for the first time in 86 years, as part of the exhibition In the Peaceful Dome. When first exhibited it generated controversy amongst visitors, in part due to its representation of a woman in the late stages of pregnancy. Here Julia Johnson (of Messy Lines) explores the statue's significance alongside other depictions of pregnancy from popular culture. 

New exhibition, Abacus, opens at Bluecoat

New exhibition, Abacus, opens at Bluecoat

Abacus, an exhibition developed and curated with children in mind, opened at Bluecoat this week. Below, Bluecoat Head of Programming Marie-Anne McQuay gives a rundown of the artworks and artists included in the show.

Public View artists at Bluecoat: Then & Now

Then and Now

As Bluecoat celebrates its 300th anniversary with Public View, an exhibition showcasing over 100 artists who have previously exhibited at the arts centre, Artistic Director Bryan Biggs discusses the work of some of the returning artists.

A brief overview of Public View

A brief overview of Public View

Exhibition Trailer - Adham Faramawy: Janus Collapse (the juice-box edition)

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