The open category of the 2008 Devon Poetry award organised by the Plough Arts Centre, Torrington, was won by Jenny Mayor and her poem Interior with Forget-me-nots (Matisse 1916)
The short category winner of the 2008 organised by the Plough Arts Centre, Torrington, Devon poetry award was Geese in a Market Crowd by Christopher North
Nan’s Handbag by Marcus Parnell from Paignton, won the 2008 organised by the Plough Arts Centre, Torrington
Zest Healthcare arts are calling for artists to submit ideas for comissions ranging from £5,000 to £35,000
If you’ve been a practicing crafts person in the South West for seven years, you can pay £15 for a review of your work and career
The third and final part of the exhibition of new work for the new year from North Devon Arts artists finishes on March 8.
Exmouth Library is hosting talks on an Exmouth artist who become one of Australia’s greatest painters and accompanied Darwin on the Beagle
Schools around Barnstaple have been producing artwork to celebrate the restoration of the town’s famous Albert Clock, commonly known as the Four-faced liar (four clockfaces and not one of them the same time).
Stephen Fuller explores Brunel’s rail bridge over the Tamar in oil painting
A Junior Ploughcappella, for young people who are interested in singing, has been set up in Torrington.
Free jazz is on offer from the National Youth Jazz Collective in the Great Hall at Dartington on Sunday (February 29).
Roy Anderson’s painting of Churchill has been likened to the style of Graham Sutherland, by Lord David Owen, no less. You can make your own mind up – it’s on display at Exeter Central Library until the end of May.
Jamie Whyte has donated one his pictures to Tiverton Pannier Market.
Respected Devon artist Lionel Aggett had died in Exeter
To celebrate the 350th anniversary of Henry Purcell’s birth, the Totnes Early Music Society will hold a Meet Mr Purcell performance at St Mary’s Church, Totnes, on Saturday (February 28) at 7.30pm.