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The Creative Industries Federation launches Creative Freelancers report

Wednesday 19 July 2017

The Creative Industries Federation has launched the Creative Freelancers report, hightlighting the large proportion of creative workers in the creative industries who are freelance and calling for their needs to be properly understood by government.

RWA 165th Annual Open Exhibition - open for submissions

Wednesday 12 July 2017

Submissions are now open for the South West's biggest and most prestigious Annual Open Exhibition.

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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

Willow Basket Making Workshop

Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LX

Friday 28 July 2017

Evening Lecture Creative Process and Progress

The Holburne Museum, Great Pulteney Street, Bath BA2 4DB

Friday 25 August 2017

Performance and In Conversation: Tessa Lynch

Spike Island

Thursday 17 August 2017

Make a Lampshade

New Brewery Arts, Brewery Court, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 1JH (SAT NAV use postcode GL7 1HW)

Friday 28 July 2017

The BFG in Pictures

The Burton at Bideford, Kingsley Road, Bideford, EX39 2QQ

Saturday 15 July 2017 – Sunday 01 October 2017

Pairadaeza

White Moose Gallery, Trinity Street, Barnstaple, EX32 8HX

Thursday 22 June 2017 – Tuesday 29 August 2017

Botanical Wall Plaque

New Brewery Arts, Brewery Court, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 1JH (SAT NAV use postcode GL7 1HW

Saturday 19 August 2017

Tapestry: Here & Now

The Holburne Museum, Great Pulteney Street, Bath BA2 4DB

Friday 23 June 2017 – Sunday 01 October 2017

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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