Tagged with Beryl Cook
by Jo Clarke, Marketing and Communications Officer We’ve had a busy few weeks with our ‘On Tour’ programme and the Plymouth History Festival and are now getting ready for an even busier summer. Before I preview what’s coming up, here’s our latest progress report video which summarises some of the main things that happened between […]
With the ‘Our Beryl’ exhibition currently on display at the Council House and receiving brilliant feedback from everyone who visits it, we just had to feature Beryl Cook OBE (1926-2008) as this month’s History Hero! Born Beryl Frances Lansley in Egham, Surrey in 1926, she would go on to produce an array of artworks full of larger […]
by Jo Clarke, Marketing and Communications Officer Our Beryl: Beryl Cook at Home Our new Beryl Cook exhibition has been open for just over a week and we’re thrilled with how it looks. As I mentioned in last month’s #MuseumOnTour post, we’ve co-curated it with her family which has given us access to some of […]
by Jo Clarke, Marketing and Communications Officer Summer was always a fun time at the Museum and Art Gallery before we closed. We would make sure we had exhibitions on display that were of interest to local residents and tourists. Our holiday workshop programme brought many families into the building and gave children lots of […]
PRESS RELEASE: An exhibition featuring some of the earliest and quirkiest works by much-loved artist Beryl Cook (1926-2008) will go on display at the Council House from 24 June.
PRESS RELEASE: Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery will be turning the city's Council House into an exhibition gallery as part of its ‘Museum On Tour’ programme from Saturday.