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Woman in a Blue Scarf shortlisted for Artists & Illustrators Artists of the Year 2018 Exhibition

Friday 01 December 2017

Alexandra Gould’s portrait ‘Woman in a Blue Scarf’ is to be displayed at the prestigious Mall Galleries in London as one of 50 artworks selected for the Artists of the Year 2018 Exhibition.

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Foreground launch new Independent State of Frome Forever print

Friday 01 December 2017

At Foreground, we believe that Frome's distinctive spirit and reputation for going its own way is something to be celebrated, and after being voted the best place to live in The South West in The Sunday Times 2017 Best Places to Live Guide, our fantastic home town is truly on the national map.

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Groundwork: Artists announced for a season of international contemporary art in Cornwall

Wednesday 29 November 2017

Groundwork is pleased to announce nine artists whose work will be presented in a season of exceptional international contemporary art in Cornwall, opening in May 2018.

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Foreground Director Simon Morrissey selected as Seminar Leader at Jamboree 2018

Tuesday 28 November 2017

Foreground are delighted to announce that Simon Morrissey will be one of five Seminar Leaders at Jamboree 2018.

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UK’s First Dedicated VR Arts Festival Comes To Bristol

Thursday 23 November 2017

Watershed team up with Pervasive Media Studio residents, Limina Immersive, for the Limina VR Weekender: a weekend of creative virtual reality sessions from Fri 1 to Sun 3 Dec.

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Final line-up confirmed for inaugural For Love And Money Conference

Tuesday 21 November 2017

Arts Council England, Artists’ Union England, A-N, and CVAN among those represented at the Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy backed FLAM 2018, the inaugural South-Coast conference focussing on fundraising and networking.

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Foreground Director Simon Morrissey elected as panel judge for Paul Hamlyn Foundation Awards for Artists 2017

Tuesday 21 November 2017

Foreground Director Simon Morrissey has been elected as one of five panel judges for the prestigious Paul Hamlyn Foundation Awards for Artists 2017.

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K6 Gallery needs your support

Friday 03 November 2017

K6 Gallery is vying for a £5,000 grant from the Aviva Community Fund and needs your support if it's to be awarded the funding.

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Platform Graduate Award: Alumni Residency Svetlana Ochkovskaya

Wednesday 01 November 2017

Artist Svetlana Ochkovskaya, graduate of Southampton Solent, has been selected for the the Platform Graduate Award Alumni Residency 2017.

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Statement on the closure of alias - the Artist-Led Initiative Advisory Service

Tuesday 24 October 2017

The Artist-Led Initiative Advisory Service (alias) has announced that it has ceased all activities effective from October 2017.

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