Special Exhibitions

Book of the Dead: Passport through the Underworld

21 October 2017 - September 2018

Take a journey through the Egyptian underworld and discover whether you have earned eternal life.

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Beyond Dredd and Watchmen

Beyond Dredd & Watchmen: The Art of John Higgins

10 March 2017 - February 2018

This is the first major retrospective of the work of Liverpool-born artist John Higgins, who found global success as a comic book artist and writer for 2000AD, DC and Marvel.

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Look 17 Liverpool International Photography Festival

LOOK/17 Building the Civic

7 April - 16 December 2017

LOOK/17, Liverpool’s International Photography Festival returns this spring, in its tenth year, exploring Cities of Exchange.

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LOOK/17 - Lau Chi Chung: Lost Family

7 April - 16 December 2017

LOOK/17, Liverpool’s International Photography Festival returns this spring, in its tenth year, exploring Cities of Exchange Lau Chi Chang's work engages with the past through fictional representation.

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LOOK/17 - South Ho: The Umbrella Salad

7 April - 16 December 2017

LOOK/17, Liverpool’s International Photography Festival returns this spring, in its tenth year, exploring Cities of Exchange.
A Series of black and white photographs and videos capturing scenes of Occupy Movement in Hong Kong.

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Look/17 - Yau Leung: Yesterday's Story

7 April - 16 December 2017

LOOK/17, Liverpool’s International Photography Festival returns this spring, in its tenth year, exploring Cities of Exchange.

Leung Used photography to record the essence of Hong Kong from the 60s to the 90s.

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LOOK/17 - Michael Wolf: Hong Kong Corner Houses

7 April - 16 December 2017

LOOK/17, Liverpool’s International Photography Festival returns this spring, in its tenth year, exploring Cities of Exchange.

In this series, Wolf draws our attention to Hong Kong's urban corners and buildings that are often overlooked.

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Micrographia

Micrographia

On the 350th anniversary of the publication of 'Micrographia', this is an exhibition that introduces the legacy of its author Robert Hooke.

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Take a seat

'Take a Seat' : Seated Portraits

This small display is drawn from the University of Liverpool's permanent collections and brings together portrait paintings where seating is used as a compositional tool.

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A World A Particle

Our new exhibition in the Tate Hall Museum charts the contribution of the University of Liverpool to the field of Particle Physics – Past, Present and Future.

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Sheroes exhibition

Sheroes

29 July 2017- 23 December 2017

Sophie’s new work focuses on some of her real life Sheroes. Growing up as transgender and trying to find her place, role models were in short supply.

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New Perspectives

19 January 2018 - 27 October 2018

Starting in January the exhibition will showcase new work by contemporary artists who have drawn inspiration from the unseen collections that VG&M holds, giving these works a ‘new perspective’.

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2018 Biennial

14 July 2018- 28 October 2018

The 10th edition Beautiful world, where are you? invites artists and audiences to reflect on a world of social, political and economic turmoil.

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