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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.

Plymouth's Horizon Visual Arts Programme Awarded Funds by Arts Council England

Monday 26 September 2016

A major two-year visual arts programme which aims to further enhance Plymouth's visual arts scene has been awarded ?635,000 from Arts Council England's Ambition for Excellence funding programme.

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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

A House Repeated

The House, Plymouth University

Wednesday 09 November 2016

Things We Love

Trowbridge Town Hall, Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8EQ

Friday 25 November 2016 – Saturday 07 January 2017

Performance by Jeffrey Dennis

Swindon Museum & Art Gallery, Bath Road, Swindon SN1 4BA

Thursday 29 September 2016

Alan Kitching & Monotype

The Gallery AUB

Monday 31 October 2016 – Thursday 22 December 2016

Pumpkin Festival 2016 at Hauser and Wirth

Hauser & Wirth Somerset, Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, Bruton, Somerset BA10 0NL

Sunday 30 October 2016

Kit Holmes with Al Greenwood

Trowbridge Town Hall, Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8EQ

Saturday 01 October 2016

Unveil'd Book Fair

Exeter Phoenix, Gandy St, Exeter, EX4 3LS

Saturday 22 October 2016 – Sunday 23 October 2016

Emotional Archaeology - Exhibition Tour

Arnolfini, 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol, BS1 4QA

Saturday 08 October 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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