Independents Biennial 2020: Programme

Independents Biennial 2020 is working with galleries, artists and cultural organisations around Merseyside to build a festival that represents the region and gives artists a space to share their voice. Keep checking back from programme announcements, including; residencies, commissions, talks, performances and exhibitions.

FOUR WORDS: WIRRAL launches today Some of Wirral’s contemporary folklore and social history can now be explored in a new community project which sees artists condense the stories of the borough into FOUR...

Week 6 Thoughts, Elizabeth Challinor

View more work in progress, essays, and blogs from Elizabeth Challinor here View & comment on the original text here

New Podcast: Artist Hosts, Conversation #5: “Climbing walls & fireworks” (on Galleries)

View all podcasts here Harriet Burns, Elizabeth Challinor Jo Mary Watson and Matt Retallick (Independents Biennial 2021 Artist Hosts) and Patrick Kirk-Smith (IB Director) attempting...

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 mean to be Independent,...

In Conversation With GRACE and GEORGE, Harriet Burns

See more of Harriet Burns work here Download: In Conversation With GRACE and GEORGEDownload