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Call for University of Exeter Arts and Culture Fellows 2019

Tuesday 12 March 2019

The University of Exeter is inviting applications from creative practitioners for three freelance Creative Fellowship opportunities. Each will be an exploratory placement, lasting four to five weeks, between April and the end of July 2019 working in an interdisciplinary context.

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.

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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

Open For Art 2019

South Dorset

Saturday 18 May 2019 – Sunday 02 June 2019

Adult Saturday Workshop: Kintsugi

Making Space

Saturday 30 March 2019

In Residence: A Symposium on Artists' Residencies

Hauser & Wirth Somerset, Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, BA10 0NL

Friday 26 April 2019

Anya Lewin: More than Stories: A Film Trilogy

John Hansard Gallery, 142-144 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DU

Saturday 16 February 2019 – Saturday 04 May 2019

Outside In Exhibition

The Poly, Falmouth TR11 3EG

Monday 11 March 2019 – Friday 22 March 2019

Ian Shipton, Paul Thirkell, Kari Nygaard and Simon Taylor

LT Gallery, 1 Orchard Street, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 1RG

Thursday 14 March 2019 – Tuesday 26 March 2019

Baby Art Hour

Spike Island, 133 Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UX

Friday 12 April 2019

Known and Imagined Landscapes: An evening with Catherine Goodman, Alice Oswald, Rachel Campbell Johnson and Helena Drysdale

Hauser & Wirth Somerset, Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, BA10 0NL

Friday 26 April 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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