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Visual Arts South West appoints new co-Chairs to Steering Group

Friday 01 June 2018

Visual Arts South West is pleased to announce the appointment of two co-Chairs to its Steering Group, succeeding the outgoing Chair, Helen Legg, Director, Spike Island, who is taking up the role of Director at Tate Liverpool.

Spacex announcement of closure

Tuesday 29 May 2018

After four decades of evolving visual arts provision in Exeter, Spacex board and staff have taken the difficult decision to close the organisation.

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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 Common â paintings by Peter Stiles

The Plough Arts Centre, Fore Street, Great Torrington, EX38 8HQ

Friday 29 June 2018 – Saturday 21 July 2018

Coast

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

Friday 20 July 2018 – Friday 07 September 2018

Summer School 2018

Making Space

Monday 13 August 2018 – Friday 17 August 2018

Sandra Porter

Kobi & Teal, 57 Catherine Street, Frome

Wednesday 20 June 2018 – Saturday 28 July 2018

Broadside Ballad Rubber Stamp Workshop

UWE Bristol, Bower Ashton, BS3 2JT

Wednesday 25 July 2018

Family Workshop - Handrolled Wet Felt

Making Space, 2 Bishopstoke Road, PO9 5BN

Saturday 21 July 2018

Misrepresentation of Being Trans: Conversations and Preview

The Gallery Space at The Island, Broadmead, Bristo, BS1 2LE

Monday 23 July 2018

Lizard Art Summer Exhibition

Lizard Art, Stableyard Gallery, Trelowarren TR12 6AF

Wednesday 27 June 2018 – Friday 24 August 2018

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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