30 July 2015

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Graffiti: The unique art that speaks volumes

Are you looking for a unique and inexpensive way to add colour, style and an unexpected dash of excitement to your home? Graffiti isn’t just used for painting the streets in art, why not create some truly artistic in your home? Whether you like simple stencil-style patterns and words, or more elaborate Banksy style art, […]

12 April 2015

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Danny Boyle Spectacular Opening Ceremony For Manchester’s Art Centre HOME

Manchester’s newest art centre, HOME will open its doors on 21 May with a four-day event including visual arts, film, theatre, and even a funfair themed fireworks spectacular led by Trainspotting and Slumdog Millionaire movie director Danny Boyle. The bank holiday weekend extravaganza will inaugurate the purpose-built landmark building, which has been designed by Dutch […]

17 November 2014

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Cornerhouse Director Sarah Perks Unveils New Gallery Plans For Manchester

By the time Sarah Perks was 24, she was working at the independent cinema and gallery as an education officer, later rising to artistic director of visual art and film six years ago. Now at 37, she is about to take on her biggest challenge yet as artistic director of visual art at ‘Home’. This […]

29 January 2010

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Simulacrum Journal October 2009 Privé ; for your eyes only

A glimpse beyond the interstice- separating the public and private domain Donna Wolf   One often wonders, where the public domain stops and the private domain begins. Throughout history, the line of demarcation between public and private space has captured the fascination of artists.Today it continues to serve as an inspiration for contemporary artists, each […]