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What is Art: A User's Guide (A Crash Course in Brain Surgery)

Thursday 01 December 2016

VASW are pleased to announce the date of our annual event, in association with British Art Show, Southampton.

Alternative Visions: Undiscovered Art in the South West - Exhibition

Wednesday 17 August 2016

Arts & Health South West, Outside In and Bristol Museum & Art Gallery are working in partnership on a new project which will culminate in an exhibition entitled 'Alternative Visions: Undiscovered Art in the South West' which will tour South West venues during 2017-2018.

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Visual Arts South West is a network creating opportunities for artists, organisations and professionals to develop their practice, share ideas, knowledge & resources, and cultivate relationships. We provide platforms to promote and support the work of the region's visual arts ecology. 

We are part of the national Contemporary Visual Arts Network (CVAN) which is dedicated to working together to realise a stronger visual arts for the benefit of artists, arts organisations and audiences, present and future.


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What's on in the South West

Women in Photography Conference

The Red House, Plymouth School of Creative Arts, 22 Millbay Rd, Plymouth, PL1 3EG

Friday 26 August 2016

Novel Writers: Garth Greenwell, What Belongs to You

Spike Island

Sunday 16 October 2016

Exodus: MA Fine Art Show

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Monday 25 July 2016 – Friday 02 September 2016

From Moor to Sea

Brook Exeter, 1 Barnfield Crescent, Exeter, EX1 1QT

Tuesday 12 July 2016 – Monday 29 August 2016

NDArt Trek 2016

Venues across North Devon

Saturday 10 September 2016 – Sunday 25 September 2016

Deck the Halls With NDA Exhibition

The Landmark Theatre

Monday 14 November 2016 – Monday 09 January 2017

Sculpting Saltram Finale

Saltram House

Saturday 10 September 2016

Liquid Presence - Daina Pupkeviciute

Bristol Marina / Centrespace

Sunday 04 September 2016 – Thursday 08 September 2016

Visual Arts South West

Working towards a South West where talented artists thrive, and a resilient and connected visual arts ecology that inspires more engaged and diverse audiences to value and advocate for its work.

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