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Open Eye Gallery

19 Mann Island | Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 1BP, England
+44 151 236 6768
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Little Gem at the Albert dock

Fab photography gallery by the Albert dock Really Intreasting works too Go back every time I am... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Julia A
Surprising find

This was a bit of a surprise which wasn't prominent in any of the tourist information we viewed... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
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Open Eye Gallery, is an independent not-for-profit photography gallery based in Liverpool. We are one of the UK’s leading photography spaces, and the only gallery dedicated to photography and related media in the North West of England. Open Eye Gallery has consistently championed photography as an art form that is relevant to everyone. We promote the practice, enjoyment and understanding of photography by creating challenging and entertaining opportunities to experience and appreciate distinctive, innovative photographs. As well as presenting a programme of international, high-quality exhibitions we also house a permanent Archive containing photographs from the 1930s to the present day. We support established and emerging artists, developing practical, critical and professional skills among photography practitioners; we also offer training and development opportunities to people within our local community.
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19 Mann Island | Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 1BP, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fab photography gallery by the Albert dock Really Intreasting works too Go back every time I am visiting Liverpool now . If you love photography (and not just pretty photography's take a look at this gallery well worth it .

Thank Julia A
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This was a bit of a surprise which wasn't prominent in any of the tourist information we viewed. There is a small photo gallery, three rooms, currently presenting Chinese photography. The first room displays contemporary Chinese images from social media - they're less boastful and...More

Thank davidharcourt
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Great and very innovative gallery focusing with its present exhibition on China. 3 artists. One who rescued discarded films from a "silver mine". One photographer focusing on faces. And an anthropologist showing through photos and her calligraphy based artwork the dual migration of rural migrants....More

Thank Fedz2073
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Went to the last day of the current exhibition (The Pier Head by Tom Wood) and really enjoyed it. Before going to the Open Eye I think its a good idea to be aware that its quite a small gallery (I often comfortably walk there...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

My first visit to Open Eye Gallery and it was great.A lovely Exhibition of Tom Wood Pier Head.Staff very friendly and welcoming

Thank NorthwichRules
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Fantastic photos at the open eye gallery Liverpool. The exhibition of tom wood’s. Work is well worth a visit, the staff are very helpful. And it took me back to when I was young and hung around at the pier head and on the ferries,...More

Thank Dave J
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

It was a fantastic exhibition of tom wood pier head look forward to many more great exhibitions in the future

Thank JONATHAN C
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Our second visit to this wonderful space was even better than our first. Why a wonderful afternoon spend looking at great prints, browsing the bookshop and drinking their free (donation welcome) coffee. A real gem of a place

Thank Andrew B
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Visited the Tom Wood Ferry photos and was impressed. I went with 3 friends and 3 children. The staff were lovely and looked after my daughter's pram and were really friendly. The photos were brilliant and I love how they captured the fashion from the...More

Thank Dineouk
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We went to see an exhibition of photographs taken by Tom Wood entitled The Pier Head, they were taken over a period of 24 years. They captured the years they were taken in very well and the people portrayed in them represented a spectrum of...More

Thank graham198
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