Category: Art

News from Juliet, our ‘outgoing’ Visual Arts Intern…

Wednesday 12th March 2014

We have recently said goodbye to our Intern Juliet Middleton-Batts. Here are her highlights of her time with us. 

I have really enjoyed my time at Plymouth Arts Centre and the three months have gone by so … Continue Reading

Video as Drawing in the Jerwood Prize

Tuesday 25th February 2014

Rosalind Hayes considers two video works in the Jerwood Drawing Prize, ahead of Marie von Heyl’s talk about her practice at Plymouth Arts Centre on 26 Feb at 6pm (free).
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Marie von Heyl Interior (Utopia)
The enduring quality of drawing is given a new … Continue Reading

Review: Jerwood Drawing Prize Opening

Wednesday 19th February 2014

The Jerwood Drawing Prize 2013 is currently in Plymouth for the first time as a joint exhibition between Plymouth Arts Centre and Plymouth College of Art. Hannah Rudd attended the opening.

It will surprise … Continue Reading

The Way We Were

Wednesday 5th February 2014

Siobhan Fedden reviews the Looe Street Detectives closing event on Sat 1 Feb

‘Looe Street Detectives’ was a 10 day research residency at Plymouth Arts Centre, in which artist Sara Bowler worked with residents of Plymouth to explore the history of Looe street, on which Plymouth Arts Centre is situated, and the … Continue Reading

Looe Street Detectives’ Journey

Wednesday 8th January 2014

Artist Sara Bowler tells us about the making of her exhibition Looe Street Detectives.

The Looe Street Detectives show is now open – it’s been quite a journey. The project began as a 10 day research residency … Continue Reading