Matt Retallick: State of Independence

Brief musings on independence v collective, another prompt for discussion.  In my recent walks around Liverpool, independence has been on my mind. What does it...

Matt Retallick Research Questionnaire 7: Luke Skiffington

Name:  Luke Skiffington Location:  Liverpool Website:  www.lukeskiffington.com Instagram: @luke_skiffington 1. What is your relationship to Merseyside?  We only moved here in summer 2019, so I’m still a tourist! I have some extended...

Care Wildly, Jo Mary Watson

by Jo Mary Watson & E.

Matt Retallick Research Questionnaire 5: Emmer Winder

Name: Emmer Winder Location: Manchester Organisation: Just me! But business trades as NumberSix Website: www.emmerwinder.co.uk What is your relationship to Merseyside?  This is quite a sensitive question without it meaning...

Matt Retallick Research Questionnaire 1: Patrick Kirk-Smith

Name: Patrick Kirk-Smith Location: Huyton Organisation: Art in Liverpool Website: www.artinliverpool.com 1. What is your relationship to Merseyside?  I was born here, I grew up here, I have lived in on both...

Elizabeth Challinor, In Conversation With IB21. Reflection (final)

In Conversation With IB21 (a title I started off with, and never actually used) is a project focusing on the artists featured in Independents...

Merseyside: State of Independence? – Matt Retallick

Merseyside: State of Independence?Matt Retallick  This short piece is written at the end of Independents Biennial ’21. It does not aim to provide answers but...

F*** you pay me

by Harriet Burns

Matt Retallick Research Questionnaire 9: Kevin Crooks

Name: Kevin Crooks Location: St. Helens Website: www.kevincrooks.co.uk 1. What is your relationship to Merseyside?  I grew up in St. Helens and currently live and work here. 2. How does Merseyside...

Matt Retallick Research Questionnaire 10: Grace Collins

Name: Grace CollinsLocation: St HelensWebsite: www.gracecollins.cargo.site  1. What is your relationship to Merseyside? I grew up in St Helens, moved away to London for uni & came back in 2020.  2....