The BSO is delighted to welcome Lucy Hale as the BSO Change Makers Young Composer-in-Association. BSO Change Makers officially launched in June 2017, when the Orchestra welcomed James Rose, a disabled conductor, as he started his new role in preparation for creating, developing and directing a new professional disabled-led ensemble.
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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The Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) has been awarded a significant grant from Arts Council England.
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.
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.
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.
The chair of Arts Council England is backing a practical guide to help arts and cultural venues become more accessible for people who are living with dementia and their loved ones.
Arts Council England has made a one off award of £826,786 to enable to launch of The Regional Touring Network.
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).
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.