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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On the Ground

Tuesday 24 April 2018

Jenny Mellings has made a series of paintings following a short volunteering visit to the Jungle Camp at Calais in January 2016.

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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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The Space Between

Tuesday 10 April 2018

The Space Between is an exhibition by Bristol-based artists Jemma Grundon and Jessica Bartlett. It is an exhibition that explores ideas of transitional space and impermanence, as the artists attempt to find sensitive ways in which to capture a moment in time, and explain the aesthetic beauty of memory.

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CVAN Regional Strategy Consultation

Monday 09 April 2018

CVAN want to make sure their national strategic plan is as responsive and effective as possible and so they are currently consulting the regional networks.

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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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Visual Arts South West

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