Art in Central Park

'Art in Central Park' was a two year public art and engagement programme in conjunction with the Plymouth Life scheme. It was developed by Plymouth City Councils art unit, alongside key partners and cultural organisations in the city.

Photograph of the artists project 'This Way' by Laurence PayoutArtist: Beth Emily Richards, Jemma Egan, Laurence Payout, James Jarvis
Category: Temporary
Date: 2008 – 2010
Location: View on our Public Art Map [desktop and tablet; requires Google sign-in]
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Commissioner: Plymouth City Council, Plymouth College of Art (2010)

Project Description

A series of contemporary art projects took place between 2008 and April – October 2010,  jointly commissioned with Plymouth College Art. The works ranged from sculpture to live performance; aiming to highlight the park’s beauty and heritage as well as its recreational use, encouraging new visitors to discover what it has to offer.