Open College of the Arts (South West)

A group of students and tutors from the Open College of the Arts based in the South West. Representing a number of art degree pathways including: BA (Hons) in Creative Arts, Creative Writing, Illustration, Fine Art, Painting, Photography and Textiles.

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Opening hours


5 Manor Cottages
West Compton
Dorset DT2 0EY

07794 402660
[email protected]


Image Credit: Doug Burton

What's on

Where Function Ends: Responses to the Architecture of Sir Edwin Lutyens

Hestercombe Gallery, Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton TA2 6LQ

Sunday 14 July 2019 – Sunday 27 October 2019

Sean Lynch: A Murmur, Repeated

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

Saturday 20 July 2019 – Saturday 28 September 2019

Laura Dekker | Making Us

Contains Art, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AQ

Saturday 20 July 2019 – Sunday 01 September 2019

Creativity at the Heart of Human Flourishing (conference)

Ocean Studios, The Factory Cooperage, Royal William Yard, Plymouth PL1 3RP

Thursday 31 October 2019 – Friday 01 November 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.

Part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network

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