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Interview: Tez Ilyas

With a bibliography including two series’ on BBC Radio 4 and TV appearances on shows such as Mock the Week (BBC 2) ...

Photo: Julia Morgan

Interview: Cara Looij on (IN)SANE

Cara Looij boiled down for me what her event (IN)SANE, taking place at Texture on 19th March, is all about: “(IN)SANE is a ...

Photo: Yasmeen Mjalli

Socially engaged art: the feminist genre of change?

On a trip conducted by Union Jewish Students (UJS) named Bridges not Boycotts, a group of UK students visited Israel and Palestine. ...

Tez Ilyas Photo: Gaby Jerrard PR

Interview: Tez Ilyas

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Photo: Julia Morgan

Interview: Cara Looij on (IN)SANE

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Photo: Yasmeen Mjalli

Socially engaged art: the feminist genre of change?

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Tez Ilyas Photo: Gaby Jerrard PR

Interview: Tez Ilyas

Eleanor Forrest finds out what it means for comedian Tez Ilyas to ’Teztify’ against modern day assumptions of himself as a Northern, Working-class, British Muslim.

Photo: Julia Morgan

Interview: Cara Looij on (IN)SANE

Orla Quilligan talks to Cara Looij, project manager of multimedia arts event (IN)SANE

Photo: Yasmeen Mjalli

Socially engaged art: the feminist genre of change?

Fighting for women’s freedom from harassment, activist Yasmeen Mjalli discusses how she weaponises the medium of protest art to create social change in the West Bank

Vibrations by Faye Gosling

ArtBox: Interview with artist Faye Gosling

We talked to Faye Gosling, one of many students involved in this fundraising event for the Manchester Mind charity

Photo: Will Da Costa

ArtBox: Interview with artist Will Da Costa

We catch up with contributing artist Will Da Costa, who will be donating his playful illustrations to the event

Photo: Funraising - Joe Yapp

ArtBox: The Student Run Collective’s Silent Charity Auction

We talk to one of the curators of ArtBox, Sophie Billington about her upcoming project in aid of Manchester Mind charity

Photo: HOME

In Conversation: Kevin Jerome Everson

A rare visit to the UK by the prolific filmmaker and professor

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Interview: Comedian Daniel Sloss talks sociopaths and stand up

Daniel Sloss’s dark humour takes centre stage in his new tour, posing the question – am I a sociopath?

photo: jsawkins@Flickr

Head To Head at Castlefield Gallery

Castlefield Gallery presents innovative artist Christian Falsnaes and his stunningly unique work

Image: Cornerhouse

An Evening With Clifford Owens’ ‘Photographs With An Audience’

Jasper Llewellyn and Matilda Roberts take part in Clifford Owens’ Photographs With An Audience at the Cornerhouse…

Image: Cornerhouse

Performance art is my ‘melancholy mistress’

Jasper Llewellyn interviews Clifford Owens.

Video Jam at Islington Mill (Copyright: Wall Fly Photography)

Interview: Shereen Perera, Islington Mill

We caught up with Shereen Perera, Visual Arts Co-ordinator at Islington Mill, to talk about her work, the Mill and how she got there