Category: Art

In Pictures: Ciara Phillips: Systems for Saying It

Wednesday 8th November 2017

This exhibition is part of We The People Are The Work, a major visual arts project in Plymouth that will explore ideas of power, protest and the public.

Ciara Phillips uses the discipline of printmaking to explore social concerns and develop collaborative practices. Regularly opening up her exhibitions … Continue Reading

Art Review: Ciara Phillips, Systems For Saying It

Tuesday 10th October 2017

Ciara Phillips: Systems For Saying It, a review from Jessica Wright

Arguably the most provocative, captivating work of the weekend, Ciara Phillips’ Systems For Saying It takes over both Plymouth Arts Centre’s galleries and communal spaces as part of We … Continue Reading

Plymouth Art Weekender – Our Tips!

Friday 22nd September 2017

The Plymouth Art Weekender is upon us! This fantastic annual event brings together artists, makers, creatives and the general public in a celebration of the city and the talent it produces.
The Weekender showcases a wide and diverse range of activity for all ages including a large array of events … Continue Reading

Return of the PAC – Looe Street Detectives

Wednesday 20th September 2017

Hannah Pollard invites you to join the Looe Street Detectives…

Plymouth Arts Centre is celebrating it’s 70th anniversary – cheers to you! It is now, and has been for some time, an integral part of my life.

Four years ago I had the … Continue Reading

In Residency: a Q&A with artist AJ Stockwell

Wednesday 13th September 2017

Whilst in residence here at Plymouth Arts Cent​re, artist AJ Stockwell has been continuing her research into the fictional society of ‘White Rock’, a utopian society fixated on the production and preservation of porcelain. The founding principle of White Rock was motivated by a desire for material empathy – … Continue Reading

PAC To The Future: Q&A with Kitty

Wednesday 30th August 2017

On Wednesday 2 August, we were joined by young emerging artist Kitty McEwan of YEA Plymouth, as she toured the gallery providing a lunchtime talk on our most recent exhibition Finding Fanon Sequence.

We caught up with Kitty after her talk to find out more about her practice and … Continue Reading

In Pictures: Finding Fanon Sequence exhibition

Wednesday 2nd August 2017

Images courtesy of Sam Garwood

For more information on this exhibition visit our event page, and you can also read a review of the exhibition from Jessica Wright on our blog.

Art Review: “manifesting issues of race, showing the artists in a post-apocalyptic-like space” Finding Fanon Sequence

Wednesday 26th July 2017

Jessica Wright reviews our current exhibition from artists David Blandy and Larry Achiampong, Finding Fanon Sequence. This exhibition is available to view at Plymouth Arts Centre until 2 September 2017.

Finding Fanon Sequence is the fruit of David Blandy and Larry Achiampong’s shared search for their … Continue Reading