We Can Have It All, refreshingly declares the title of Laura White’s solo show at the Spacex gallery, Exeter. The show promises to question value, taste and our relationship with consumer culture.
Verity Newman and Jan O’Highway cast an eye on what they say is the beauty existing in death and the vanity and folly of our precarious existence in an exhibition timed to celebrate Halloween, All Saints and Sanheim, apparently when the veil between the worlds is thin.
Aesthetically arranged waste slate, abandoned rubbish in lush countryside, weathered wood and a dawn chorus are all part of an exhibition being launched in Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Centre in St Davids, Pembrokeshire on Saturday, October 20.
Hot on the heels of his solo show at Exeter’s RAMM, Volkhardt Müller has an exhibition – Mandate From the Honest Hard-Working People – at Taunton’s Brewhouse Gallery.
The ideas around British-born Chinese identity are beautifully, powerfully and personally portrayed by Devon artist Clem So, and leave you with such universal questions, that when news of photographic exhibition Between East & West: The British Chinese popped up, we thought it deserved a closer look.
A selection of works by members of North Devon Arts evoking ideas of space, both real and imaginary, elusive, secluded, hidden and esoteric are the inspiration for the Secret Spaces exhibition, hosted by the West Gallery, West Putford, near Bradworthy, North West Devon.
The Gallery, Plymouth College of Art has a series of photographs by Martin Parr showing the different ways in which people display their wealth.
New works alongside drawings and performance produced over the last 15 years from Bromley-born Finish-based artist John Court in his first UK solo exhibition at the Spacex.
Anyone who’s tried to put furniture together can feel an affinity to Michael Samuels’ This Was Tomorrow at the Spacex, Exeter.
The Red Earth Gallery, Bickleigh plays host to artists Maisie Parker and Dan Bryant, recent graduates from Somerset College, Taunton, for the Flesh and Feather exhibition.
Maggie Smith, Sam Gingell and Sarah Harcus have looked to Slapton Ley Nature Reserve for their third group exhibition at Harbour House – Interpretations 3.
Photocubist Ben Yates has created a new Dark Arts exhibition for Totnes, Devon.
The South Hams Arts Forum is presenting its 10th annual exhibition – Contemporary Passions X – at Harbour House, Kingsbridge.
A level art students from Plymouth’s Devonport High School for Girls will show their work in a professional exhibition at the University of Plymouth. They are exhibiting alongside 12 local professional artists, including international photographer Eliot Siegel, trend-setting jewellery designer Nicola Hurst and abstract painter Teresa Wicksteed.
Sacrilege, the life-sized inflatable replica of Stonehenge for people to bounce on by Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller, is touring the country, calling in at Exeter, Wiltshire, Peterborough, Yorkshire, Gateshead and Milton Keynes, before heading to London.
Andro Semeiko will talk about his exhibition Le Grand Charmer, which is at the Exeter Phoenix.
Chris Amey’s new sculpture Six And Twelve, A Spire To Be will be unveiled at Sculptural at Coombe Trenchard.
In Le Grand Charmer, Andro Semeiko’s painting-based practice extends into drawing, sculpture and installation at the Exeter Phoenix.
Artist Henry Bruce – he of the controversial Giant’s Chair at Widecombe-in-the-Moor, Devon – is painting a skeletal 21-metre high oak tree fluorescent pink to celebrate the beauty of nature and the evolving life of trees as part of the Delamore Arts and Sculpture exhibition.
In 2010, the 2009 Jerwood Drawing Prize went to the Burton Art Gallery & Museum in Bideford for the first time. The exhibition was so popular they decided to bring it to the South West again in 2012.
Two exhibitions at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen have a similar hue.
David Blandy’s Passage of the Soul exhibition at the Exeter Phoenix is still the part of the Guardian Guide’s exhibition pick of the week (well, till tomorrow – February 17 – at least).