Category: Art

Review: London Arts Week 2014

Friday 16th January 2015

Thanks to a bursary from Plymouth Arts Centre’s Artist Support Network PAC Home Laura Hudson went to London to visit Frieze and the Other Art Fair on November 10, 2014.

Despite living in … Continue Reading

Walk On Exhibition Review

Tuesday 2nd December 2014

My visit to the Walk On exhibition in Plymouth was prompted by my personal interest in walking and the desire to understand what makes contemporary artists use walking as a stimulus for making art. The exhibition is spread over a number of venues around the city centre encouraging the viewer to walk … Continue Reading

Liverpool Biennial 2014 Review

Tuesday 25th November 2014

Artist Kate Paxman’s review of Liverpool Biennial 2014, which was subsidised with a bursary from PAC Home,Plymouth Arts Centre’s artist support network, with donations raised from our fundraising campaign in May. 

“Established in 1998, the Liverpool Biennial, the UK Biennial of Contemporary Art, commissions and presents work by leading international contemporary … Continue Reading

Liverpool Biennial 2014 Review

Wednesday 15th October 2014

PAC Home, Plymouth Arts Centre’s artist support network, offers opportunities for emerging artists in the region to interact with and learn from other artists nationally. This allows our talented artists to expand their knowledge and enhance their practice.

We recently provided bursaries for two artists, with money raised during a … Continue Reading

Review of Walk On Plymouth Launch Evening

Wednesday 8th October 2014

Walk On Launch Evening
Peninsula Arts Gallery, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, and the Plymouth College of Art Gallery
3 October 2014

Review by Nathaniel Bannister

The act of travelling on foot has proved fertile soil for artists. Richard Long has had an international reputation for making art from epic walks … Continue Reading

Charlie Woolley’s Biker Movie Marathon

Wednesday 1st October 2014

The biker movie has long been considered a pariah by those who do not believe it should be considered alongside more “serious” kinds of movie. This is something that artist Charlie Woolley sought to address with the Biker Movie Marathon, which both embraced and challenged the outsider status of biker … Continue Reading

Art Makes Children Powerful: Art Party Review

Wednesday 27th August 2014

Having exhibited in Plymouth Arts Centre almost a year ago it made sense that Bob & Roberta Smith’s Art Party would take place here as well. Uniquely the arts centre was the only venue for this year’s event in the Southwest. It started with a joyous afternoon of … Continue Reading

PAC Home Summer Workshop: RESEARCH AND RISO

Wednesday 6th August 2014

Research and Riso is the PAC Home summer workshop which 5 members have been working on with curator Nick Davies, and overseen by PAC programme assistant Vickie Fear. It will finally take the form of a zine, inspired … Continue Reading