PRESS RELEASE: As it builds towards its opening in 2020, The Box, Plymouth has appointed a new Head of Contemporary Arts to spearhead its ambitious visual arts programme.
PRESS RELEASE: A pilot for a new biennial festival of contemporary art is set to take place in Plymouth this autumn and will feature works in iconic locations throughout the city by international artists from Denmark, China, Australia, Japan and more.
PRESS RELEASE: We have loaned one of Nancy Astor’s most famous outfits to the UK Parliament for its 'Voice and Vote: Women’s Place in Parliament' exhibition - on display until 6 October 2018.
PRESS RELEASE: We are thrilled to announce that The Box, Plymouth has been selected for this year’s Contemporary Art Society’s prestigious Collections Fund Prize.
PRESS RELEASE: A beautiful Medieval ring, officially classed as Treasure, has been acquired for the city’s permanent collections.
PRESS RELEASE: A third commemorative paving slab dedicated to the Plymouth and Devonport-born soldiers who received the Victoria Cross for their courage during World War I was unveiled on the Hoe earlier today.
The slab is in memory of George William St. George Grogan, VC, CB, CMG, DSO & Bar (1 September 1875-3 January 1962).
PRESS RELEASE: The second of four commemorative paving slabs dedicated to Plymouth and Devonport-born soldiers who received the Victoria Cross for their courage during the First World War has been unveiled on the Hoe.
The slab is located near the Plymouth War Memorial, at the junction of Citadel Road and Lockyer Street, and is in memory of Captain John James Crowe VC (28 December 1876-27 February 1965).