An artwork that has toured around the world will soon be taking a trip around the South West in a trial that will lead up to the 2012 Olympics.
An extensive list of confirmed galleries will be in Torquay in October for the inaugural Devon Art Fair, which will be the largest event of its type to be held in the South West.
Devon Open Studios, takes place again this year with 20 per cent more venues. It is the largest showcase for artists in the county and over 260 artists will be opening their doors for 16 days in September (from Saturday, September 4 to Sunday, September 19), exhibiting their work in more than 130 locations.
How long does it take you to get to know a street… really get to know it? Simon Persighetti and Phil Smith, who are two of the guiding lights behind the Mis-guides are calling for people to join them on a Tour of Sardine Street – that’s Queen Street in Exeter, to you.
As part of this year’s Exeter Summer Festival, a huge wind-powered mechanical animal sculpture will go walkabout in Exeter’s Princesshay between Friday and Sunday July 2 and 4, from 11am to 5pm.
A free symposium investigating the methods of creative practice used to motivate young learners will take place at Studio 1, Dartington College of Arts, Totnes, on Wednesday, July 21.
Project Space 11 is set to ignite the Plymouth arts scene with its city market place location, with its aim to demystify and promote contemporary art and create a hub for South West artist. Arts+Culture caught up with them to find out more…