Tagged with Arts Council England
PRESS RELEASE - 3 April 2019: We've acquired eight works by four contemporary artists for our permanent collections thanks to the national fig-futures project.
PRESS RELEASE - 19 March 2019: Sixteen projects have been awarded bursaries in the second round of 'Mayflower 400 Community Sparks' ranging from storytelling to street parties, and historical talks to giant tapestries.
BLOG POST - 13 March 2019: Find out where the idea for the nationally touring fig-futures project came from and what its legacy will be.
by Jo Clarke, Marketing and Communications Officer We reached another major milestone for The Box this month when we held a ‘Topping Out’ ceremony to mark the structural completion of the building. Here’s the most recent time lapse footage from our web cam which captures the progress being made on site before the event took […]
PRESS RELEASE: Some of the country’s leading arts figures have visited Plymouth to see the amazing work going on in the city to make culture happen, including The Box.
This year marks 250 years since Captain James Cook set sail from Plymouth on an expedition during which he and his crew charted Tahiti, New Zealand and the eastern coast of Australia. He enlisted artists who made sketches, and then prints, of the plants, animals and people that lived there. We are supporting artist Helen […]
This year marks 250 years since Captain James Cook set sail from Plymouth aboard HMS Endeavour. Plymouth Museums Galleries Archives holds first editions of the memoirs of Cook’s Voyages in our Designated collection, the Cottonian Collection. Artist Helen Snell has recently secured Arts Council England funding for a Cook 250-inspired project called ‘Neogeographies’ in partnership […]
PRESS RELEASE: The role of the Plymouth History Centre within the visual arts and museums sectors, both locally and nationally, has been given a massive vote of confidence with Arts Council England's (ACE) National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) funding announcement.