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Local man leaves entire estate to The Box

PRESS RELEASE - 2 July 2019: A Plymouth man who sadly passed away last year has left his entire estate worth nearly £300,000 to The Box. Norman Hine’s generous legacy will be invested in the development of our ‘Port of Plymouth’ gallery.

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New piece of Native American art commissioned for Mayflower 400

PRESS RELEASE - 4 December 2018: The first commission for The Box’s major ‘Mayflower 400: Legend and Legacy’ exhibition is its first-ever work by a Wampanoag artist. Ramona Peters, who specialises in traditional ceramics, will create a new cooking pot based on historic Wampanoag designs.

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Reynolds, his achievements and legacy

In the final post of this series, Lawrie looks at Reynolds in the height of fame, his achievements and his legacy. She will also look at the self-portrait by James Northcote, who was both a pupil of Reynolds and the writer of a biography of Reynolds. Finally, some information about Plymouth’s acquisition of the early […]

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