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Event Category: Talks and Tours

The Box Hard Hat Tour – 26 April 2019 – fully booked

April 26th 2019

The Box Construction Site, (Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery), Tavistock Place, Plymouth PL4 8AJ Join staff from The Box and our building contractors Willmott Dixon for a hard hat tour of The Box. Get a sneak peek behind the scenes and see the progress that’s being made on our construction site. Participants must be able to walk […]

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Bite Size: Past Present Future

May 1st 2019

The Levinsky Gallery Roland Levinsky Building University of Plymouth Drake Circus Plymouth PL4 8AA (Please use the main entrance on North Hill) Join Jilly Payne, Archive Film Programmer at The Box, for a talk that explores the use of its collections in the two Film Commissions that were created in 2018 based on the theme […]

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Talk: New Perspectives on Cook’s Voyages of Discovery

May 7th 2019

Plymouth Athenaeum, Derry’s Cross, Plymouth PL1 2SW Join artist Helen Snell as she discusses her ongoing project ‘Neogeographies’; a direct response to the extraordinary prints and images that documented Captain Cook’s three voyages during the 1700s. Helen’s project has been partly supported by The Box, which has provided access to first edition volumes of Cook’s […]

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Talk: Worth’s Folly

May 21st 2019

Plymouth Athenaeum, Derry’s Cross, Plymouth PL1 2SW For the 2018 Plymouth Art Weekender artist Bridgette Ashton was awarded the History Commission from Visual Arts Plymouth and The Box. ‘Worth’s Folly’ commemorated the accidental discovery in 1886 of Plymouth’s Palaeolithic Cattedown Cave. The work highlighted links between the little known Cave and the Athenaeum, where the […]

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The Box Hard Hat Tour – 31 May 2019

May 31st 2019

The Box Construction Site, (Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery), Tavistock Place, Plymouth PL4 8AJ Join staff from The Box and our building contractors Willmott Dixon for a hard hat tour of The Box. Get a sneak peek behind the scenes and see the progress that’s being made on our construction site. Participants must be able to walk […]

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