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Download mp3 audio files of talks and events at our museums and galleries.  Transcripts are also available with each podcast.

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Category: Temporary exhibitions

December 2010

Sigrid Holmwood, John Moores painting prize 2010 exhibitor

Artist Sigrid Holmwood talking about her painting 'Butchering a Pig', exhibited in the John Moores painting prize 2010 exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

November 2010

Nicholas Middleton, John Moores painting prize 2010 exhibitor

Artist Nicholas Middleton talking about his painting 'Protest, 1st April 2009', exhibited in the John Moores painting prize 2010 exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

November 2010

John Moores Painting Prize judge, Gary Hume

John Moores Painting Prize judge Gary Hume talks about 'Still Squalings' by Daniel Sturgis, one of the paintings from the exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

November 2009

Stephen Shakeshaft's exhibition talk

Photographer Stephen Shakeshaft gives a talk about his exhibition of pictures of Liverpool people.

Categories: Photography, Temporary exhibitions, Urban/social history

November 2009

'Interview with artists The Singh Twins'

Acclaimed artists The Singh Twins talk about their painting in The Rise of Women Artists exhibition and the concept of being 'women artists'.

Categories: Temporary exhibitions, Fine art, Contemporary art

June 2009

'Sound and Vision' exhibition talk

Curator Pauline Rushton and photographer Francesco Mellina talk about the 'Sound and Vision' exhibition of photographs of Liverpool music and fashion, 1978-82

Categories: Contemporary art, Photography, Temporary exhibitions

March 2009

'George always' exhibition tour

Artist Maggi Hambling talks about her exhibition of portraits of George Melly

Categories: Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

February 2009

Recollections exhibition talk

Dr Julian Stallabrass of the Courtauld Institute of Art discusses the photographs of Philip Jones Griffiths

Categories: Contemporary art, Photography, Temporary exhibitions

November 2008

Behind the scenes of the John Moores 25 exhibition

Lisa Bradshaw, John Moores exhibition officer at the Walker Art Gallery, talks about the history of the John Moores contemporary painting prize and the organisation of the John Moores 25 exhibition.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

November 2008

The history of the John Moores prize by Ann Bukantas

A gallery talk on the history of the John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize and some of its winning artists and artworks.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

October 2008

Audio description of the John Moores 25 exhibition and gallery space

An introduction to the exhibition and detailed information about the room sizes and flooring of the gallery space. This guide may be useful to visually impaired visitors.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

February 2008

The Liverpool art scene in the eighteenth century

Talk by exhibition curator Alex Kidson from the Joseph Wright of Derby in Liverpool symposium

Categories: Fine art, Temporary exhibitions

December 2007

Magical History Tour exhibition tour

Dr Jon Murden and Dr Liz Stewart give a tour of the Magical History Tour exhibition, which charts 800 years of the city's history from its origins as a small village to the European Capital of Culture 2008

Categories: Urban/social history, Temporary exhibitions

August 2007

British Film Posters

Author Sim Branaghan delivers a lecture to coincide with the Josh Kirby exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery.

Categories: Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

July 2007

'Old Lady with Masks'

Dr Paul O'Keeffe delivers a gallery talk on James Ensor's painting 'Old Lady with Masks'.

Categories: Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

July 2007

'Out of this world' tour

Dr Paul O'Keeffe provides a guided tour of the Walker Art Gallery exhibition 'Out of this world: the art of Josh Kirby'.

Categories: Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

March 2007

'The Long Way Home' tour

Photographer Bernard Fallon gives a guided tour of his exhibition at the National Conservation Centre of images of Liverpool from the 1960s and 1970s.

Categories: Contemporary art, Photography, Temporary exhibitions

December 2006

'Viral Landscapes', Helen Chadwick

Fine Art Curator Ann Bukantas gives a gallery talk on Helen Chadwick's 'Viral Landscapes' at the Walker Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

November 2006

Judging John Moores 24

Fine Art Curator and John Moores 24 juror gives a gallery talk on judging and organising the John Moores 24 exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

November 2006

Martin Greenland on 'Before Vermeer's Clouds'

Martin Greenland gives a gallery talk on his John Moores 24 first prizewinning painting 'Before Vermeer's Clouds' at the Walker Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

October 2006

John Moores 24 First Prizewinner

Dr Paul O'Keeffe gives a gallery talk on the first prizewinner in the Walker Art Gallery's John Moores 24, Martin Greenland's 'Before Vermeer's Clouds'. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions

October 2006

'Scene from a contemporary novel', Nicholas Middleton

Artist Nicholas Middleton gives a gallery talk on his painting 'Scene from a contemporary novel' at the Walker Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: John Moores Contemporary Painting Prize, Contemporary art, Temporary exhibitions