Past Events

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Artist Open Studio: Carl Slater

Saturday 11th April 2015

Plymouth-based artist, Carl Slater, presents work in progress from his Crowd Control/Hyper.Crucible project.


Gideon Mendel: Drowning World

Saturday 17th January 2015 - Sunday 15th March 2015

The work of Gideon Mendel, widely regarded as one of the world’s leading documentary photographers, is presented at Plymouth Arts Centre in collaboration with Fotonow CIC.


Walk On: From Richard Long to Janet Cardiff – 40 Years of Art Walking

Saturday 20th September 2014 - Saturday 13th December 2014

Walk On: From Richard Long to Janet Cardiff – 40 Years of Art Walking gives an insight into the recent art practice of nearly 40 artists. Several are internationally acclaimed. Others are bright new talents. All have made new work simply by taking ...


Melanie Manchot: Tracer

Saturday 20th September 2014 - Saturday 13th December 2014

Featured as part of Walk On for the first time, Tracer follows a group of parkour runners as they investigate architectural spaces for their potential to yield particular forms of physical engagement.


Hamish Fulton: Group Walk

Saturday 6th December 2014

Take part in a unique communal group walk led by internationally-renowned artist, Hamish Fulton.


Jennie Savage: The Guide to Getting Lost

Friday 3rd October 2014

This audio walk invites you to become lost in the familiar geography of Plymouth and the fictional sonic landscape of the guide, where you will encounter street markets, shopping malls, beaches and birdsong recorded in enigmatic locations.


The Kreuzung Archive Lecture

Wednesday 1st October 2014

Bridgette Ashton and Mark James will present an audio-visual lecture detailing extensive research on the little known German artist, Gustav Schlieffen, who travelled through Plymouth during the 1960s.


Charlie Woolley: Lone Soul Road

Saturday 19th July 2014 - Sunday 7th September 2014

Charlie Woolley’s exhibition considers cultural themes and aesthetics relating to motorcycle counter-culture. This continues his investigations into subcultural production in an age of avatars and fluid digital identity.


The Art Party!

Thursday 21st August 2014

Part documentary, part road movie and part political fantasy, The Art Party! feature-film captures the spirit of the Scarborough conference held in November 2013; championing the importance of art and its place in education and modern politics


Zierle & Carter: Between Lands and Longings

Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Made in response to Zierle & Carter’s performance Between Lands and Longings, this art film by Melbourne’s The Public Studio takes an experimental and surrealist dimension on the live performance.

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