The award-winning Great Create Festival of the Arts (May 20 to June 28), now in its third year, showcases contemporary art in all formats from South West artists. This exhibition, founded and directed by artist Emma Carter, is hosted by the National Trust at Greenway – the woodland estate on the river Dart that was once the holiday home of Agatha Christie. The house has now opened for the first time following a major restoration project.
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As part of the Museums At Night Weekend, which takes place on the weekend of May 15 to May 17, Burton museum, Bideford, will be letting parents and children create their own spotlights with torches to uncover some of the museum’s mysteries.
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Tom Mostyn’s painting of Barnstaple bridge will be up for auction in London this week.
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Time to pause, think, experiment and play… Unconventional mosaic art-making with a wide variety of materials – from plastic, metal, ceramic, found and reclaimed objects, to gold and hand-glazed ceramic pieces.
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Ben Scott, an all-round musician with a penchant for the organ, will have his first solo concert in Ottery Parish Church in April.
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Brixham Shoal of Artists are holding a series of workshops tomorrow (Saturday, March 7) at The Arena in Paignton’s Palace Theatre to raise money for the Doddstock event later this year.
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You’ve got until Sunday, March 8 to catch the third and final instalment of North Devon Arts New Year – New Work, at Broomhill Art Hotel, with a glittering array artists with new work on display.
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