Nick Warren of Plymouth’s N9 Design joins Dott Cornwall for design-led community engagement

Nick Warren of Plymouth’s graphic design company N9 Design, has been invited to join the Dott Cornwall – a programme of design-led community engagement projects in Cornwall running until November 2010.

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Eileen Cooper exhibition Crosscurrent at Budleigh Salterton’s Brook Gallery

Eileen Cooper will launch three new woodcut prints at her solo Crosscurrent show at the Brook Gallery, Budleigh Salterton, which runs from Friday, October 16 to Thursday, November 12.

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Upcycling at Plymouth Arts Centre – creative control of identity (plus recycling)

Recycling? That’s so last year, darling. Upcycling is where it’s at. Not heard of it? Well, it was first coined by authors William McDonough and Michael Braungart in their book: Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things and promises a way of improving, instead of simply recycling, an item that has reached the end of its first life.

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Devon Guild of Craftsmen at the Exeter Northcott theatre

Exeter Northcott is hosting work from 12 artists from The Devon Guild of Craftsmen in its foyer and café bar. The contemporary selection features a dynamic range of art work, including ceramics, jewellery, glass work and landscape and abstract painting.

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Young people take charge and get creative at the Freefall youth arts festival at the Exeter Phoenix – November 6-8

Freefall is the first Exeter Phoenix Youth Arts Festival, created entirely by and for people aged 13-25, leading to a weekend of performances, workshops and projects on November 6-8.

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Any poets out there? Teignmouth arts group calls for poems with a twist

There was a theme for National Poetry Day, which took place on Thursday, October 8, which was Heroes and Heroines, and true to its artistic form, the Teignmouth Arts Advisory Group set out to celebrate and support the day with a twist.

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