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Bar and Book Launch Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, Tuesday 10 June 2014 BAR VULKAN staged The Living Bar to launch the book Please Come to the Show edited by David Senior and published by Occasional Papers. A dazzling array of speakers stepped up to the bar

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Bar and Bottle Launch Exhibition Research Centre, Liverpool, Thursday 15 May 2014 To mark the last week of Please Come to the Show, the ERC was honoured to host Berlin-based BAR VULKAN for a memorable performance entitled Flaschenpost Fuer Unbekannte Finder in einer

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Re-Performance Exhibition Research Centre, Liverpool, Tuesday 21 January 2014 As part of the launch of PERSONA magazine co-edited by Melissa Gordon and Marina Vishmidt, artists Chris Evans and Rosalind Nashashibi – under the direction of Jessica Wiesner – re-presented East Coast, West Coast, first

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Hisachika Takahashi

Student Workshop and Exhibition John Lennon Art and Design Building, Liverpool, Monday 2 December 2013 Hisachika Takahashi gave each LJMU MA Fine Art student a fragment of a painting that he had originally presented as a gift to Robert Rauschenberg.

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Artist’s Talk The Bluecoat, Liverpool, Wednesday 17 July 2013 The ERC was honoured to welcome acclaimed Canadian artist IAIN BAXTER& to Liverpool for an illustrated talk on his extraordinary career, from his pivotal role in the 1960s and 1970s conceptual

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Artists’ Talk with Aya Ben Ron and Dominique Hurth John Lennon Art and Design Building, Liverpool, Sunday 19 May 2013 Artists Aya Ben Ron and Dominique Hurth talked about their works in BLACKOUT with the exhibition’s curators Imogen Stidworthy and Patrick Henry. The

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CS Leigh

That First Camera No Longer Exists Tate Modern, London, Friday 3 May 2013 A new performance by C.S. Leigh as part of his exhibition ‘In Camera’ at the ERC, referencing the history of the Nouvelle Vague and the aesthetic and practical

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