Category Archives: Plymouth

Plymouth Art Students design and sell unique hand-made Christmas gifts

Jessica Connelly
The work of Jessica Connelly at Design2Sell in Plymouth

Talented young artists and designers from the Plymouth College of Art are getting ready to sell their own hand-crafted products at the popular annual Design2Sell event. This year their products will not only go on sale at the college but also in Plymouth city centre.

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Translation of engaging poetic short stories published by Plymouth Uni up for prize

Lines Poems Poetry, by Mircea Ivanescu,
Lines Poems Poetry by Mircea Ivanescu up for Corneiliu M Popescue Prize

A publishing project which is translating the 20 most culturally important works of writing in Romania into English has been recognised by a prestigious international literary festival.

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Plymouth Fashion graduate gains international recognition for knitwear collection

Becky Dodman

A Plymouth College of Art Fashion Graduate is currently celebrating her selection for the Knitted Textiles Awards 2011 and she is busy preparing to exhibit her work at the Finalists Showcases in London and Harrogate.

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Come To Ours for a personal approach to Plymouth as a city of art

Come to Ours

To navigate a few of the less travelled currents of Plymouth’s involvement in the British Art Show 7, there’s the comfily titled Come To Ours, which in its own words is ‘a programme of activity and events that celebrates and showcases the work of both emerging and established artists and curators.

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What holds you back? Inclusive theatre group calls for input on the topic of Restraint?

Strictly Collaborative

Strictly Collaborative, the inclusive theatre company for disabled and non-disabled people aged between 13 and 25, is launching its next project, Restraints, on September 12 and is calling for input.

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Line-up revealed for Plymouth’s British Art Show

British Art Show in Plymouth

The curators British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet (BAS7) have announced which artworks will feature in each Plymouth venue when the show comes to the city later this year.

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Contemporary Glass Society Awards ‘Best Glass Graduate’ to Plymouth College of Art student

Precious Integrations'  by Sara Fell

A graduate of Plymouth College of Art has added another award to her mantel for achievements in glass making. This comes at a time when the college is celebrating the launch of a new degree specialising exclusively in working with glass.

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Synchronicity: Photosplash II at Plymouth’s Tinside Lido with synchronised swimmers and Plymouth College of Art photographers

Plymouth College of Art students capture Exeter team of synchronised swimmers

People enjoying a bracing walk along the Hoe on Thursday, May 26 were treated to an unexpected spectacle as they passed Tinside Lido. They managed to catch a team of synchronised swimmers from Exeter braving the freezing cold water to provide an unprecedented photographic opportunity for Plymouth College of Art students.

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Multi-media call for schools, colleges and unis to take part in Plymouth’s British Art Show 7

British Art Show in Plymouth

Plymouth and South West schools, colleges and universities are being invited to take part in a unique multimedia project connected to one of the most high-profile works in the British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet.

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