The Ways With Words festival of literature has pulled in some top names for this years show, including outgoing Poet Laurete Andrew Motion, who will give the Ted Hughes memorial Lecture, and former director of the National Gallery and the National Portrait Gallery, Charles Saumarez-Smith.
The Watermark ‘community venue’ in Ivybridge, featuring a library, coffee shop, business units, tourist information centre and multi-purpose hall, is celebrating its first anniversary.
Liquid Landscapes Diary 3: March 25, 2009. First Prototypes I have rooted about in my collection of old packaging nets, looking for shapes and structures to customise. I have found an old, very kitsch party box which has a lovely curved bow type shape (galleon?) and a very elegant folded fastening.
Writer, activist and life model Disabled Kevin is looking for a new dance partner and more life modeling sessions.
Harbour House, Kingsbridge, is inviting applications from artists to show their work in the building’s ground floor gallery.
Nick Bremer latest collection of oils, watercolours and drawings will be on show in his A View to Painting exhibition at Harbour House, Kingsbridge from May 19 to May 31.
Urban workshops for children and young adults are taking place during this year’s North Devon Festival in a series of events called SmashEd at Landmark Theatre.
The South West creative industries could be up for an award for their work promoting a South West shopping Mall.
The new South West Arts Education Partnership site has all kinds of interesting information about the organisations which support children and young people’s quality cultural opportunities, to quote them. Plus there are flashing lights – now that can’t be bad.
Are you young and gifted and musical? South West Music School is sniffing out exceptionally talented young musicians (Reggae to Rock, Folk to Flamenco and Bach to Bhangra – and any combination) aged between 8 and 16.
The Spacex, Exeter, has a heap of activities for young people and children
Appledore, Another View for a competition is calling for photographers to submit work which looks at life in the village for a calendar
Lipson Community College has been redesignated as a specialist art college
David Francis, a music man, is down your way – he’s just been appointed the new director of arts at Dartington