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Plymouth College of Art awards Honorary Fellowships to Sir Nicholas Serota and Richard Deacon CBE

In a ceremony held at Theatre Royal Plymouth, 300 students graduated from Plymouth College of Art, with a range of creative degrees at BA (Hons), Foundation and Masters levels, including Animation, Photography, Graphic Design, Fashion Media & Marketing, and Ceramics.

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Knitwear undergoes a Metamorphosis at Plymouth College of Art

Knitwear designer Becky Dodman, who lectures BA (Hons) Fashion at Plymouth College of Art, has publicly unveiled the result of her year-long project Metamorphosis, exploring experimental themes of transformation and cultural relevance through psychedelic, contemporary knitwear.

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The forests are open for ideas: The second edition of major commissioning initiative Jerwood Open Forest

Jerwood Charitable Foundation and Forestry Commission England announce the second edition of Jerwood Open Forest, an exceptional opportunity for visual artists to propose ideas for a major new £30,000 commission to be realised anywhere within England’s Public Forest Estate, supported by Arts Council England.

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Success for Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery in Arts Council England capital grant programme

Plymouth has taken a major step towards securing over £4 million in capital investment from Arts Council England for a world class exhibition space in the new History Centre.

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Review: Lucy and Jorge Orta’s 70 x 7 The Meal Act XXXI, Plymouth

Since 2000, Lucy and Jorge Orta’s 70 x 7 The Meal has taken place in towns and cities in Europe and the USA. The 31st happened to be in Plymouth on Halloween – running alongside the Ortas’ exhibitions at Plymouth Arts Centre (PAC) and Plymouth College of Art (PCA).

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Exeter Northcott hosts the English Touring Opera for epic Handelfest

To mark the 250th anniversary of Handel’s death, English Touring Opera are bringing Europe’s largest festival of Handel opera to Exeter Northcott. Five fully-staged Handel productions, and a comprehensive series of recitals, talks and masterclasses, make this the Handel event of the year.

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