Fear and Optimism: Liverpool in the 21st Century

21 Feb 2009 – 27 Feb 2009

Event times

P.V starts at 6pm

The Workstation

Sheffield, United Kingdom


Travel Information

  • Train: Sheffield Rail

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Features Michael Aitken > Craig Atkinson > Joe Bampton > Birgit Duebner > Gordon Culshaw > Amy Goring > Paddy Gould > Tony Knox > Harry Lawson > Legofesto > Nicki McCubbing > Hamish McLain > Joe McNulty > Lord Mongo > Tabetha Moses > Karen O'Brien > John O'Hare > Laurence Payot > Richard Proffitt > Gabriel Stones > Joshua Tennant > Roxy Topia > Elizabeth Willow > Kay-Oi Jay Yung As Liverpool moves away from its having its Capital of Culture status, it has been left with a wealth of artists still burning from its impact. Liverpool's artistic environment never was understated, a reason it gained its CoC crown, but it is now a wash with new work created over a hectic last 12 months. Away from the headline-grabbing international venues, Liverpool became a myriad of studios, small galleries, house exhibitions, street art and almost anything happening at an exciting grass-roots level. To celebrate this high quantity and quality of fresh work, ‘Fear and Optimism' seeks to propel 24 multi-disciplinary artists onto a three month long tour of galleries in Sheffield.


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