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Studio available in New Brewery Arts

Monday 23 May 2016

New Brewery Arts is currently home to a range of craft makers working in crafts at all stages of their careers. We currently have a first-floor studio space available.

Situations seek Executive Director to help lead in new chapter

Monday 23 May 2016

Bristol-based public art producers Situations are seeking a highly confident, resourceful and resilient Executive Director to join our company.

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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


The Malthouse Gallery, Town Mill, Mill Lane, Lyme Regis DT7 3PU

Saturday 30 July 2016 – Tuesday 16 August 2016

Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen Summer Show

Chipping Campden Town Hall, Glos, GL55 6AT

Monday 15 August 2016 – Wednesday 24 August 2016

Interrogating Projects - Dorset Visual Arts

Allsop Gallery - Bridport Arts Centre

Saturday 23 April 2016 – Saturday 04 June 2016

Colour Line and Thread 2016

The Malthouse Gallery, Town Mill, Mill Lane, Lyme Regis DT7 3PU

Friday 08 July 2016 – Tuesday 26 July 2016

Creative Collaborations conference: contemporary artists and cultural heritage

RAMM: Royal Albert Memorial Museum

Thursday 03 November 2016

Frome Open Studios 2016

Venues across Frome and beyond, BA11 1BE

Saturday 02 July 2016 – Sunday 10 July 2016

Novel Writers: Kit de Waal My Name is Leon

Spike Island, 133 Cumberland Road, Bristol, BS1 6UX

Thursday 30 June 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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