Liverpool Biennial Of Contemporary Art Limited

Liverpool Biennial Of Contemporary Art Limited

Charity information

Liverpool Biennial Of Contemporary Art Limited

Liverpool Biennial, the UK biennial of contemporary art. As well as producing one of the world’s largest contemporary art events, Liverpool Biennial commissions extraordinary public artworks such as Another Place by Antony Gormley and Everybody Razzle Dazzle by Sir Peter Blake on the River Mersey. Founded in 1998, the Biennial has commissioned 305 new artworks and has presented work by 444 international artists from more than 70 countries.

Founded 1998

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is Engaging Art, People and Place. We create high quality art that is engaging, inspires debate and raises ambition. The aims that underpin this mission define the quality of our programme, our impact on individuals and our desire to create growth in the sector. To support the achievement of these aims, Liverpool Biennial produces a programme where artists, architects and writers are invited to join a situation that introduces art into everyday life.

  • Aims

    Liverpool Biennial Of Contemporary Art Limited aims to:

    • Present the leading visual art festival in the UK led by a high quality exhibition by international artists
    • Broaden and deepen engagement with contemporary art
    • Add value to Liverpool's visual art infrastructure (buildings, funding, organisations) and profession (artists, curators, arts administrators, networking) through partnership working
  • Overview

    Established: January 1998

    Registered Charity Number: 1073956

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 14

    Volunteers: 100

    Phone number: 01517097444

    Address: 55 New Bird Street L1 0BW

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