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Call for Contributions - Symposium on Drawing at Art School

Monday 12 August 2019

UWE Drawing Research Symposium 2019 A day of talks and discussion about drawing at art school.

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New Jurassic Coast exhibition to open at THG

Tuesday 06 August 2019

Well Trodden Wrong Ways a new exhibition exploring East Devon’s Jurassic Coast

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Creative Wellbeing Challenge

Wednesday 31 July 2019

This summer discover how being creative every day can improve your wellbeing. Join Creativity Works this August for a free online Creative Wellbeing Challenge exploring the 5 Ways to Wellbeing [Connect; Be Active; Keep Learning; Take Notice; Give] and how we can include these easily, creatively and simply into our busy day-to-day lives. Visit our website to sign up!

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Foreground announces ‘Re-Make/Re-Model’, a newly commissioned text by Chris Fite-Wassilak on Mike Rickett’s The Vessel

Friday 21 June 2019

We are delighted to announce Re-Make/Re-Model, a newly commissioned text by Chris Fite-Wassilak on Mike Rickett’s The Vessel. Re-Make/Re-Model is the inaugural release in our File Notes series, an occasional series of commissioned writing that will critically engage with different areas of our programme.

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Foreground announce major open commission in partnership with the Science Museum Group

Tuesday 11 June 2019

We are delighted to announce that Foreground are partners with the Science Museum Group for a major art commission for the National Collections Centre, the group’s most ambitious project for a generation.

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RWA Secret Postcard Auction 2019

Thursday 16 May 2019

The ever-popular Secret Postcard Auction is back for another year. This hotly anticipated event offers the chance to purchase unique works of art by leading figures from the art and cultural world.

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New Research Group Document And Location Developed In Partnership With Foreground

Thursday 09 May 2019

We are delighted to launch a new programme in partnership with The University of the West of England, Bristol, Document and Location.

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Arnolfini launches City Fellows artist opportunity

Monday 15 April 2019

Arnolfini is pleased to announce the launch of City Fellow, a new programme that will support artists to create projects born from Bristol, collectively building a city that better reflects the people who live here.

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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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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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