Liverpool's centre for the contemporary arts

Siobhan Davies Dance: material / rearranged / to / be

Siobhan Davies Dance: material / rearranged / to / be

Sat 1 Jul - Sun 9 Jul

Siobhan Davies Dance presents an ambitious new performance installation comprised of multiple contributions by choreographers, visual artists and designers, as it comes to Bluecoat on the final stop of a celebrated national tour.

Larissa Sansour: In the Future, They Ate From the Finest Porcelain

Larissa Sansour: In the Future, They Ate From the Finest Porcelain

Until Sat 24 Jun 2017

Free

Palestinian artist Larissa Sansour returns to Bluecoat with a major solo exhibition of new work drawing on themes of science fiction, archaeology and politics.

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.

Louisa Martin: Proxy

Louisa Martin: Proxy

Sat 6 May - Sat 24 Jun

Free

Proxy is a new installation of choreographed light and sound by British artist Louisa Martin that induces a set of particular emotional and physiological states in the viewer.

Help Celebrate Bluecoat's 300 Anniversary

Help Celebrate Bluecoat's 300 Anniversary

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...

Bluecoat: at the Heart of Liverpool Culture

Bluecoat: at the Heart of Liverpool Culture

Throughout the year

Free

Our popular heritage display continues with an additional focus on the building’s architectural developments. Archival materials - drawings, plans and photographs - explore Bluecoat as home for a school of architecture, post-war renovations, Biq Architecten’s 2008 scheme, and artists’ architectural interventions.

Bad Taste Reading Group

Bad Taste Reading Group

Wednesday, 22 Mar 2017 - Wednesday, 26 Jul 2017

Join us for Bad Taste, a monthly reading and discussion group that focuses on the ...

  • Tickets: Free, booking required
Intro to Screen Printing

Intro to Screen Printing

Saturday, 01 Apr 2017 - Saturday, 05 Aug 2017

Learn how to produce a two layer screenprint in a day. This one day workshop ...

Bluecoat: at the Heart of Liverpool Culture

Bluecoat: at the Heart of Liverpool Culture

Friday, 21 Apr 2017 - Saturday, 09 Sep 2017

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

Philosophy in Pubs

Philosophy in Pubs

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 - Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017

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

  • Tickets: Free, drop in
Life Drawing (10 Week Course)

Life Drawing (10 Week Course)

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 - Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017

Roy Munday leads a 10 week programme of evening lessons developing your skills in ...

Beginners Acrylic Painting (10 Week Course)

Beginners Acrylic Painting (10 Week Course)

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 - Tuesday, 18 Jul 2017

Explore and investigate a broad range of traditional and contemporary painting processes and practices, ...

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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0151 702 5324 | info@thebluecoat.org.uk

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