Liverpool's centre for the contemporary arts

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...

Public View

Public View

Until Sun, 23 Apr 2017

Free

Curated by Bluecoat Artistic Director Bryan Biggs, the exhibition Public View brings together works by 100 artists who have previously exhibited at Bluecoat.

Art at the Heart of Bluecoat

Art at the Heart of Bluecoat

Until Sun 09 Apr

Free

This exhibition explores the central role of art at Bluecoat, which started over a century ago, through key personalities, exhibitions and organisations that found a home here, contributing to the unique history of the UK’s oldest arts centre.

LOOK/17: Cities of the Future

LOOK/17: Cities of the Future

Wed 26 Apr, 6pm

£5/£4

Dr Fei Chen (University of Liverpool Architecture Department) and Dr Paul Jones (Bluecoat's Socioloigist-in-Residence) discuss the evolution of cities in China and Hong Kong as shown through the work of documentary photographs. Photo courtesy of Look 17. © Derek Man

Pierre Henry: The Liverpool Mass

Pierre Henry: The Liverpool Mass

Sat 13 May, 7.30pm

£10/£7

Join us at Liverpool’s Metropolitan Cathedral as Bluecoat presents The Liverpool Mass (Messe de Liverpool) by electronic music pioneer Pierre Henry

Comma Press Short Story Course

Comma Press Short Story Course

Wednesday, 11 Jan 2017 - Wednesday, 14 Jun 2017

The Comma Press short story course returns to Bluecoat for another 6 months of ...

  • Tickets: £150 for 6 sessions
Cities: a course in urban sociology

Cities: a course in urban sociology

Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 - Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Lectures are every Tuesday, 10 - 11am Led by Dr Paul Jones, Bluecoat's Sociologist-in-Residence for ...

  • Tickets: Free, booking required
Philosophy in Pubs

Philosophy in Pubs

Monday, 13 Feb 2017 - Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017

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

  • Tickets: Free, drop in
Off-site: 300 years in Bluecoat Archives at Liverpool Record Office

Off-site: 300 years in Bluecoat Archives at Liverpool Record Office

Friday, 03 Mar 2017 - Friday, 28 Apr 2017

Bluecoat, Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts, celebrates it’s 300th anniversary in 2017. Thanks ...

Explore

Explore

Saturday, 11 Mar 2017 - Saturday, 24 Jun 2017

  Every Saturday 1-4pm Join us for artist-led activities for families of all ages to do ...

  • Tickets: Free, drop in
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

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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