News

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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Village Green Gathering, brings together art & ideas about Goonhilly Downs, Saturday 18th of May

Wednesday 08 May 2019

2019 sees the second and final Goonhilly Village Green take place. This year, eight South West based artists have been commissioned to investigate and uncover the many layers of the Downs, touching on everything from ancient folklore, ecology and environment, means of communication, visual adventures and explorations of possible futures.

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#SaveFamilySaturdays at Aspex Gallery

Sunday 28 April 2019

Aspex Gallery needs your help to save its workshop for children & families in Portsmouth

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The Joint Art Exhibition now open at Plymouth's Devonport Guildhall prison cells

Tuesday 16 April 2019

The Joint exhibition of latest paintings and woodcuts by Brad Waters & Lee Jackson is now open until the 29th April at The Cells, Devonport Guildhall, Plymouth.

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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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Southampton based artist James Paddock receives Arts Council England funding for first London solo exhibition

Thursday 11 April 2019

James Paddock has been awarded Arts Council England funding to develop PYLON, a new mixed media installation inspired by experiences of psychosis. The artwork will be exhibited at A-side B-side Gallery in London from 4 – 10 September 2019 as Paddock’s first London solo exhibition.

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Threshold by Natasha Rosling unveiled in Forest of Dean

Friday 05 April 2019

Natash Rosling unveils Threshold, a permanent new sculpture for the Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail.

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Somerset Art Weeks Festival 2019

Sunday 31 March 2019

Call for Registrations- Somerset Art Weeks Festival 2019

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