Theatre Alibi premiere a contemporary version of Charles Dickens’ Old Curiosity Shop premiering at Exeter Northcott Theatre on March 8 prior to a national tour. Curiosity Shop is a co-production with Exeter Northcott and Oxford Playhouse.
The City You Dream of Project, shortliested for the Playable City Award
The £30,000 Playable City Award was launched by Bristol’s Watershed October this year to challenge artists from all over the world to bring together creative technologies, art and play to surprise and engage audiences by bringing a sense of wonder into public spaces.
Image: Laura White, We Can Have It All, (detail) Spacex, 2012. Image courtesy the artist.
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.
John Court (detail)
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.
Michael Samuels, Tragedy of the Commons, 2012. Photo Roberto Rubalcava & Beate Sonnenberg. Courtesy Rokeby, London
Anyone who’s tried to put furniture together can feel an affinity to Michael Samuels’ This Was Tomorrow at the Spacex, Exeter.
Work by Masie Parker
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.
Ben Yates’ 5-Point asteroid
Photocubist Ben Yates has created a new Dark Arts exhibition for Totnes, Devon.