News

Groundwork Opening Weekend 5-7 May

Saturday 05 May 2018

With a focus on place and an emphasis on moving image, sound and performance, the Groundwork programme presents new commissions made in Cornwall, together with existing works by internationally acclaimed artists.

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Aspex Welcome Announcement

Friday 13 April 2018

Aspex needs your vote to win £50,000 of National Lottery Funding to extend its welcome to Portsmouth

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Bristol's SPACE Gallery announcement

Tuesday 10 April 2018

Old Market Gallery and workshop space announces it will remain open for two more years.

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Action Hero become an NPO and share their ethical policy

Friday 06 April 2018

Bristol-based Action Hero – the collaboration of live art and performance makers Gemma Paintin and James Stenhouse – have this week become an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) and announced their ethical working policy.

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Foreground announce completion of first permanent artwork in UK by Jim Isermann

Friday 23 March 2018

Foreground is delighted to announce the completion of Untitled (Southmead), the first permanent public commission realised in the UK by the internationally acclaimed American artist Jim Isermann.

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Spike Island Director Helen Legg is appointed Director of Tate Liverpool

Tuesday 20 March 2018

It is announced that Helen Legg, current Director of Spike Island, has been appointed the new Director of Tate Liverpool.

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b-side have appointed a Research Co-ordinator for their Portland Pathways Project!

Monday 19 March 2018

b-side are excited to announce the apppointment of Bea Moyes as the project Research Coordinator on their Heritage Lottery Funded project 'Portland Pathways'.

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Plymouth to stage final exhibition by Trevor Bell

Monday 12 March 2018

A new exhibition featuring the work of abstract artist Trevor Bell (1930-2017) opens in the Peninsula Arts Gallery at the University of Plymouth on 16 April.

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Aspex announces Artist Residencies: Aspex Artist Associates 2018

Thursday 08 March 2018

The Aspex Artist Associates scheme (AAA) has been designed to support the development of ideas, projects and practice, help artists build their network of contacts and ultimately develop their creative career.

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SPACE: a new place for art, participation and experimentation opening in Fareham

Monday 26 February 2018

Live Art Local is opening their new pop up on 18th March. SPACE will be a room of requirement that adapts to creatives and a home for Art, Experimentation and Participation

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