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Visual Arts South West announces its Network Manager

Wednesday 30 January 2019

Visual Arts South West (VASW) is pleased to announce the appointment of Paula Orrell to the role of Network Manager. Paula will take up the position in April 2019.

Spike Island Deputy Director

Friday 11 January 2019

Spike Island seeks an experienced Deputy Director to support the new Director to lead this dynamic arts organisation into its next phase of development.

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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

Tom Marshman: I went to a marvellous party

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Tuesday 26 February 2019 – Sunday 24 March 2019

Poetry reading: Rachael Allen and Professor Anthony Caleshu

The Levinsky Gallery, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA

Thursday 07 March 2019

Call and Response: Tabatha Andrews in conversation with Paul Harper

Centre for Science and Art

Saturday 16 March 2019

Jurassic Moon

Caraboo Projects, Unit 2, Stafford Street, Bristol, BS3 4DA

Friday 01 February 2019 – Sunday 03 March 2019

Colour onto Cloth: Polycromatic Printing

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

Saturday 04 May 2019 – Friday 05 April 2019

Telegraphy and telepathy: connecting Electrical and occult communication from 1850 to the present

Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA

Tuesday 12 March 2019

Joy Wolfenden Brown

The Plough Arts Centre, Great Torrington EX38 8HQ

Saturday 16 February 2019 – Saturday 16 March 2019

Bo Lanyon: The Death of Optimus Prime

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

Saturday 02 March 2019 – Sunday 17 March 2019

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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