Category: Art

VIDEO: In Conversation with Malcolm Le Grice

Tuesday 31st January 2017

Watch our Facebook Live broadcast of Malcolm Le Grice in conversation with Plymouth Arts Centre’s Artistic Director Ben Borthwick at the preview of Present Moments and Passing Time on Thursday 19 January.
The exhibition celebrates the innovative and ground-breaking work of Plymouth-born Malcolm Le Grice, and how … Continue Reading

PAC Home Travel Bursary: British Art Show 8

Thursday 19th January 2017


Artists Clare Thornton, Rachael Allain and Sophie Mellor review the British Art Show 8 in Southampton, which they visited with a travel bursary from PAC Home, Plymouth Arts Centre’s artist support network. 

Rachael Allain

I was delighted to receive a travel bursary from PAC Home to visit the British … Continue Reading

PAC Home Library Residency

Wednesday 21st December 2016

PAC Home Library Residency
Plymouth Arts Centre are inviting artists to apply for a 6 week residency in the PAC Home space, with a focus on the PAC Home Library archive, to celebrate Plymouth Arts Centre’s 70th birthday.

By responding to the PAC Home Library, PAC is seeking artists, writers or curators … Continue Reading

Insight: Megan Broadmeadow’s Astro Raggi.

Wednesday 7th December 2016

Megan Broadmeadow: Astro Raggi

Astro Raggi is in the PAC Galleries until January 7th 2017.

This exhibition begins with the story of Pasquale Quadri. Or rather a story about him. Megan Broadmeadow first heard of the Italian optician, who was also a cinema projectionist, and member of a band, from a lighting … Continue Reading

GALLERY: Illuminate 2016

Friday 25th November 2016

Illuminate: All Things of Nothing
Thursday 24 November
To mark America’s Thanksgiving celebrations, artist Megan Broadmeadow worked with dancers to create a film projected onto the outside of Plymouth Arts Centre as part of the third Illuminate Festival. Resembling a giant vertical dancefloor, silhouetted figures scaled the side of our building. … Continue Reading

GALLERY: Preview night of Megan Broadmeadow’s exhibition Astro Raggi

Wednesday 23rd November 2016

A selection of images from the preview evening of artist Megan Broadmeadow’s exhibition Astro Raggi.Astro Raggi is available to view in the Plymouth Arts Centre galleries until January 7th. The exhibition is free and open to all.
This exhibition takes us inside the mind and machines … Continue Reading

Art Review: Katya Sander – Publicness

Wednesday 21st September 2016

Art Review: Katya Sander – Publicness 

Katya Sander’s Publicness is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre from 1 September – 29 October. Helen Tope reviews the exhibition.


Publicness is an exhibition that takes stock of Katya Sander’s career to date, with many of the pieces revisited and recreated by Sander especially for Plymouth … Continue Reading

Vickie’s Tips for the Plymouth Art Weekender

Tuesday 20th September 2016

By Vickie Fear, Programme Delivery Co-ordinator at Plymouth Arts Centre

There are more than 90 events listed for this year’s Plymouth Art Weekender so it will be impossible to see everything. This does mean however that there’s plenty to pick and choose … Continue Reading