Three artists, Jack Burton, Paul Merrick and Tom Pitt announced as joint recipients of the prestigious Overall award for Exeter Contemporary Open 2015 at Exeter Phoenix. In a break from tradition each artist will receive a £500 prize.
A Cornwall-based artist and writer has been chosen as the winner of a prestigious accolade by visitors to a showcase of contemporary art.
Spacex, Exeter’s acclaimed contemporary visual art organisation, is at a challenging yet exciting point in its 40 year history. After temporary closure in response to funding cuts, the organisation has transformed the way it works. In place of being a gallery with a rolling programme of exhibitions Spacex now produces projects in collaboration with a wide range of partners.
Plymouth University has joined forces with one of the country’s favourite festivals to increase opportunities for all to engage with the arts.
London and Beyond is a joint exhibition at the For Arts Sake gallery by two London printmakers, Gail Brodholt and Louise Davies.
People across Devon have backed Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) to help it come top in a national public vote to work with acclaimed British artist Luke Jerram.
The University of Exeter will make significant investment into the Exeter Northcott Theatre as part of a new partnership.
A first of its kind project to showcase East Midlands artists at one of the world’s most prestigious exhibitions is expected to inspire a new generation of practitioners, curators and art-lovers.
Artist Gerald O’Connell and students at St Mungo’s Broadway Recovery College, London, have teamed up for a new project to raise funds and awareness about homelessness.
Bristol car dealership Berkeley Vale Motors is supporting the automotive industry’s next generation by launching a range of projects designed to engage students at The Castle School in Thornbury and Marlwood School in Alveston.
The 750-year-old artistic practice which may in part have inspired the modern selfie has been laid bare in research by a Plymouth University academic.
What connects a slightly squashed paper cup, a Swedish tape measure, a tiny wooden model of shoes and a 1/14 scale paper chair? The answer is they are all items of value donated by a host of top designers to feature in a unique exhibition at Plymouth University.
Roly Keating, chief executive of the British Library has argued for renewed and sustained investment in the UK’s knowledge infrastructure, as he launches Living Knowledge, an ambitious vision of the Library’s future as it looks towards its 50thanniversary in 2023.
Following on from their Visit Devon Gold Award success, THG (East Devon District Council’s Thelma Hulbert Gallery) announced that they have just secured a major grant from Arts Council England.
The second ‘symposium on the role of arts and culture in a wold where there is not normal’, that’s No Boundaries to you, is to take place in Bristol and Manchester in September 2015.
A celebrated industrial designer whose illustrious career spans more than half a century has been passing the benefits of his experience to a new generation of creative minds.
Susan Sluglett has started her residency at the Borough Road Gallery – the gallery’s first.
The Lowry has announced the appointment of three specialist programming associates to its artistic leadership team.
Nine of The Lowry’s most famous paintings have been sent to China for an exhibition at The Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts in Jiangsu province.
The Gibunco Gibraltar International Literary Festival returns to The Rock following the success of last year’s inaugural event.
Joe Kennedy’s passion for furniture making really does run in the family.