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UAP and artist Judy Watson deliver major artwork for QAGOMA

A large-scale bronze sculpture by Indigenous Australian artist Judy Watson recently fabricated by creative studio UAP, is now on public display at the entrance to the Brisbane’s Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) in Queensland, Australia.

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Digital innovation in Oliver Sutherland’s solo show in The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art

As part of The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art’s South West Showcase, artist Oliver Sutherland is presenting ‘And Then…’, a solo exhibition of moving image artworks situated within real-time simulations. The exhibition, which explores possibilities for agency in digital production and the anxieties that spawn from submerging a body within technology, runs until Wednesday 15 February.

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Your space or mine? Emily Speed’s Body Builders at the Exeter Phoenix

Emily Speed is ‘concerned with how a person is shaped by the buildings they have occupied and with how a person occupies their own psychological space’. Sick building syndrome was once all the rage, and now we may well be looking at sick country syndrome, which could give Emily’s Classically inspired show an added edge when it pops into the Exeter Phoenix.

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Now You See Us… – 10 to watch from Plymouth College of Art’s Graduate Shows 2016

Plymouth College of Art’s end of year showcase, which runs from Saturday 11 June toFriday 24 June 2016, sees the college transform from a vibrant workshop and studio complex into a dynamic, public showcase for new work in art, craft, design and digital media.

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Timorous Beasties find inspiration in student life for the South West

Timorous Beasties, the acclaimed Glasgow and London-based design studio noted for their surreal and provocative textiles and wallpapers, have created an innovative new exhibition as part of the Textile Design season in The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art. It is the first time that Alistair McAuley and Paul Simmons, better known as Timorous Beasties, have exhibited in the South West and the exhibition will be open until Saturday 16 April 2016.

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The Weight of the World in Exeter: Sean Lynch exhibition spans the Phoenix and the RAMM

The Spacex, in partnership with the Exeter Phoenix and the Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, Exeter, presents The Weight of the World, a solo exhibition by Irish artist Sean Lynch featuring three new video commissions and the UK premiere of the projected video element of Adventure: Capital, that represented Ireland at the Venice Biennale 2015.

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Knitwear undergoes a Metamorphosis at Plymouth College of Art

Knitwear designer Becky Dodman, who lectures BA (Hons) Fashion at Plymouth College of Art, has publicly unveiled the result of her year-long project Metamorphosis, exploring experimental themes of transformation and cultural relevance through psychedelic, contemporary knitwear.

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