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BLOG POST - 20 February 2019: Get an update on our ‘Your Recipes, Your Heritage’ community outreach project and find out about some of the fun recipes its revealed so far.
BLOG POST - 13 February 2019: We look at the work of leading UK landscape photographer Jem Southam, whose exhibition is currently on display in the Levinsky Gallery (until 16 March).
BLOG POST - 23 January 2019: Find out more about some of the facts and figures behind our recently launched ‘Your Recipes, Your Heritage’ community outreach project.
PRESS RELEASE - 11 January 2019: Find out how your old recipes or special food-related memories could help a new outreach project between The Box, CaterED, Plymouth Community Homes and Age UK Plymouth.
BLOG POST - 12 December 2018: Throughout late 2108 we’ve been marking 250 years since the founding of the Royal Academy (RA), otherwise known as RA250 – and what better way to wrap up our coverage of this anniversary by highlighting Sir Joshua Reynolds and Sir Charles Eastlake, both of whom were Presidents of the RA?
BLOG POST - 5 December 2018: Benjamin Robert Haydon (1786-1846) and Solomon Alexander Hart (1806-1881) were two Plymouth-born painters who had very different experiences of the Royal Academy but who both produced dramatic, large-scale works.
by Lottie Clark, Art Curator and Emma Philip, Fine Art Curator We’re marking the 250th anniversary of the founding of the Royal Academy (RA) this autumn, otherwise known as RA250. Today’s post by two of the Curators from our Art Department explores it founding principles and one of its most significant founding members. When the […]
by Stacey Turner, Events and Audience Development Coordinator In 1916, over 95,000 farm labourers from remote Northern China volunteered to leave their homes. They packed their belongings, said goodbye to their families and began a three-month journey to the Western Front. Many of them would never return. These men were the Chinese Labour Corps; a […]
by Jo Clarke, Marketing and Communications Officer With the assistance of our building contractors Willmott Dixon we’ve been running hard hat tours for the public and community groups for a year now. They’ve proved to be really popular with spaces quickly being snapped up and some people returning each month to keep a close eye […]