Art in Liverpool

The Liverpool Art Prize was conceived in 2008 by Ian & Minako Jackson, the founders of

artinliverpool works in partnership with Metal at Edge Hill station.  The artinliverpool website is now managed by VAiL (Visual Arts in Liverpool) is the most comprehensive online resource for the Liverpool art scene.

The website includes listings of all the local galleries and museums plus news and reviews of most arts and clutural events.

There is an artists directory and the Art Feast blog.

Duncan Sheard Glass


Main sponsors for the £2000 Liverpool Art Prize in 2008 and 2009. Continuing support in from 2010-2013.

With a mix of the best traditions of personal professional service and a contemporary proactive approach to the way in which we conduct our business DSG has over many years built an enviable reputation in the North West as a market leader.

DSG works closely with clients providing services to meet their short term and long term goals.

DSG’s clients and business associates have grown accustomed to our commitment and quality of our specialist teams.

DSG is fully aware of the need to stay at the forefront of information and systems technology and is committed to an ongoing programme of modernisation.

DSG aims to provide contemporary and productive working environments for its members and understands the importance of ongoing investment in human resources and training.

DSG believes in:

Honesty and Integrity – being straight forward and trustworthy in all our business relationships.

Strong Client Relationships – we care about clients and aim to build long standing relationships based on mutual respect.

Value for Money – all our charges are transparent and agreed on an individual basis. We welcome open discussion on charging structures.

The above has enabled us to develop a strong and successful business.

Barefoot Wine

Barefoot Wine
Barefoot is more than a collection of award-winning wines from California. It’s a way of thinking. It’s about removing barriers, getting together and giving back. Whether you’re new to wine, or a true connoisseur, it’s time to think a little differently. It’s time to go barefoot.
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“Over the years, Barefoot has been part of thousands of non-profit events, our popularity has grown along with our support of these ground breaking organisations.

Our wines have garnered numerous accolades and awards, but more importantly to us, we have a growing circle of loyal fans who love and enjoy our wine and who have joined us in the spirit of giving back to our communities and to our world.”

Ultimate Holding Company

Ultimate Holding CompanyUltimate Holding Company is a creative social engagement project, artistsʼ collective and design studio. It has operated at the junction of visual art, design and socio-political activism since 2002.

UHC is delighted to be supporting the Liverpool Art Prize at Metal. With the arts experiencing unprecedented pressure it is more important than ever that creative organisations receive the support they deserve.