Tagged with Mayflower 2020
PRESS RELEASE - 21 October 2019: 2020 may be fast approaching but there’s still time to apply for Mayflower 400 Community Sparks funding for your community projects and initiatives.
BLOG POST - 24 July 2019: Find out about a research visit to the British Museum that took place this spring to help inform our 'Wampum: Stories from the Shells of Native America' project.
BLOG POST - 22 July 2019: Get an update about the unique wampum belt partnership project that The Box is leading on with the Wampanoag and a number of UK organisations.
PRESS RELEASE - 28 March 2019: The Friends of Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery (FPCMAG) have donated £2500 to The Box for its first-ever work by a Native American artist.
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.
PRESS RELEASE - 26 February 2019: Thanks to a partnership with Pilgrim Hall Museum in Plymouth, Massachusetts, one of the most significant pieces of Anglo-American history has been conserved so it can travel to Plymouth, Devon for the first time.
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.
BLOG POST - 23 November 2018: Get an update about our major commemorative 'Mayflower 400: Legend and Legacy' exhibition and some of the vital relationships that have been developed during the research process.
PRESS RELEASE: There was plenty to celebrate at The Box, Plymouth’s construction site on 14 September as the structural completion of the building was marked with a ‘Topping Out Ceremony’.
BLOG POST - 15 August 2018: Watch video clips and find out more about the investigation work that's been taking place at the Elizabethan House.