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SAVE THE DATE: Future Proof, VASW regional event

Friday 20 September 2019

Save the date for Future Proof, VASW's regional event which takes place on 20 September 2019 at Arnolfini, and invites the arts sector to come together and take part in a day of learning.

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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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Krowji’s Phase 2 secures place among UK’s top creative communities

Monday 08 July 2019

The nationally-acclaimed Krowji creative hub has secured full £2 million funding for the second phase expansion of its flagship Percy Williams Building, with on-site work starting imminently alongside studios which flourish among the top providers of creative space in the country.

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Small shared studios available at Krowji

Monday 08 July 2019

A small number of partitioned studios in larger shared spaces have become available at Krowji, Cornwall's largest creative hub.

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Artist-led OSR Projects sets the date for Od Arts Festival 2020, a festival of contemporary art in rural Somerset

Monday 24 June 2019

Somerset-based and artist-led OSR Projects are excited to announce that the second Od Arts Festival will take place from Friday 15 – Sunday 17 May 2020, following a six month programme of artist development, community workshops and public talks.

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Plymouth Art Weekender Crowdfunder

Sunday 23 June 2019

Help us to make Plymouth Art Weekender 2019 happen! We need your help to access our funding and deliver our fantastic DIY art festival.

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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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