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Events celebrate lasting impact of 18th century culture on Western society

The lasting influence of Georgian culture on our modern society is to be celebrated through a series of events hosted by Peninsula Arts at Plymouth University.

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Sinopticon: contemporary chinoiserie in contemporary art (review)

Laura White
Laura White at Sinopticon in Plymouth

There was a giddy sense of occasion as our party of seven academics in search of culture and free drinks entered the atrium of the Plymouth City Museum. We arrived as the opening speeches were progressing and huddled under the Chinese flag dresses, trying not to giggle too overtly as we were jostled intermittently by a large robot triffid.

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Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery wins award for sixth year

Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery has been awarded the accreditation of Quality Assured Visitor Attraction for the sixth time running, with its modern approach to its traditional role being singled out for praise.

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