In conversation with Emma Rodgers & Johnny Vegas

4 Jun 2024

Regular hours

Tue, 04 Jun
17:30 – 19:30

Cost of entry

£15 full price, £12 concession (Friends of Bluecoat Display Centre and students with NUS card only)

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Bluecoat Display Centre

Liverpool, United Kingdom


Travel Information

  • By car: Follow signs for Liverpool City Centre. We recommend parking in Q-Park, Hanover St. Or alternatively, Liverpool ONE has three new car parks: Q-Park Strand Street, Q-Park Gradwell Street and Q-Park John Lewis. Disabled Parking: There are 3 designa
  • By plane: Liverpool John Lennon Airport has a regular bus (click here for further details) with Liverpool City Centre, or a taxi ride is approximately seven miles.
  • By train: Liverpool Lime Street is the main intercity station. It is approximately a 10 minute walk to the gallery. Chester - Liverpool Lime St 43 minutes Manchester Oxford Road - Liverpool Lime St 47 minutes London Euston - Liverpool Lime St 2 hours 7
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The event will take place at The Quaker Meeting House, (School Lane), followed by a viewing of the exhibition here at Bluecoat Display Centre.


Join us, as Emma and Johnny discuss their work practice and working together with exhibition curators Samantha Rhodes from Bluecoat Display Centre and Nicola Scott from the Walker Art Gallery.

The in conversation will take place on Tuesday 4 June at the Quaker Meeting House on School Lane from 5.45 - 6.45pm, followed by refreshments and the chance to see their joint exhibition and chat informally to Emma and Johnny from 6.45 - 7.30pm back at the Display Centre.

Our current exhibition is a ‘conversation’ between the familiar work of the renowned sculptor Emma Rodgers and pieces by Johnny Vegas, whose work we are delighted to introduce here for the first time. Flight is a common theme for both artists and this selling exhibition features two-dimensional work, bronze, clay and 3D printing.

 This show is presented in partnership with the Walker Art Gallery, which currently features new displays of work by Emma and Johnny curated by Nicola Scott, Decorative Arts Curator.

 Booking is essential. Tickets are available from Bluecoat Display Centre, call us on 0151 709 4014 or email 

£15 full price, £12 concession (Friends of Bluecoat Display Centre and students with NUS card only)

Friends of the Bluecoat Display Centre will receive a 10% on any purchases made during the event.

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