Category: Art

PAC Home Batter Street Residency

Thursday 29th June 2017

Image Credit: Andy Cluer 2017

Between March and June of this year, two PAC Home members were selected to be artists in residence at our Batter Street studios after an open call for applications. Andy Cluer (Plymouth) and Rachael Allain (Totnes) worked alongside … Continue Reading

“Môr Plastig addresses the state of pollution on our beaches and what we might be leaving for future generations”

Wednesday 17th May 2017

Ben Borthwick, Artistic Director at Plymouth Arts Centre, explores the latest exhibition in the PAC galleries from artist Mike Perry – LAND/SEA (Tir/Môr)

Archaeologists analyse the imprint of humanity on the world. They do this through study of the objects we make, the ways we use those objects … Continue Reading

Art Review: An Ode to the Sea, from Chloe Charlton

Wednesday 26th April 2017

Chloe Charlton is a student of Plymouth College of Art, currently studying a Foundation Degree. Here, she reviews our current exhibition Land/Sea from artist Mike Perry.


An Ode to The Sea

Let me take you on a walk through my experience of Mike Perry’s ‘Land/Sea’ exhibition at Plymouth Arts Centre.

The … Continue Reading

“This was a fantastic opportunity for me” – A volunteer’s diary during the exhibition installation of Land/Sea

Wednesday 12th April 2017

Hi, I’m Brett Lockwood, a 3rd year student of BA Photography at Plymouth College of Art. For many art students the final year of higher education involves an end of year show. Visiting Galleries as much as possible is a necessity to help ideas … Continue Reading

Review of Mark Webber Talk on Malcolm Le Grice and the London Film Maker’s Co-Op

Thursday 6th April 2017

Review of Mark Webber Talk on Malcolm Le Grice and the London Film Maker’s Co-Op 9 March 2017 at Plymouth Arts Centre

I only have a basic prior knowledge of Malcolm Le Grice’s work and independent curator, Mark Webber’s research into artist’s moving image from the last 60 years. … Continue Reading

Welcome to our new PAC staff members!

Wednesday 29th March 2017

We’ve had two exciting new additions to the Plymouth Arts Centre staff line-up this year, our Assistant Curator Lucy Rollins and PAC Home Co-ordinator Laura Edmunds.

Lucy will be working closely with Artistic Director Ben Borthwick to curate our public exhibitions, organise private art events and workshops … Continue Reading

PAC Home Cardiff Away Day: Artes Mundi 7

Thursday 2nd March 2017


Artist and PAC Home member, Rosie King reviews her experience in Cardiff as a part of the Artes Mundi 7 Away Day which she visited with travel support from PAC Home, Plymouth Arts Centre’s artist support network. 

On Saturday 18th February … Continue Reading

Review: Multi Screen Improvisation Performed by Malcolm Le Grice and Keith Rowe

Thursday 23rd February 2017

Image: After Leonardo, Malcolm Le Grice, 2016. Photo: Josh Huxham
This evening I had the privilege of attending a performance of After Leonardo by Plymouth-born Artist Malcolm Le Grice and Keith Rowe at the Peninsula Arts Gallery, located within Plymouth University. As an attendee to the breath-taking show, I found myself … Continue Reading