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PRESS RELEASE - 27 December 2019: The Friends of Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery (FPCMAG) have successfully secured funding and provided some additional monies to support our conservation work.
BLOG POST, 4 September 2019: One of our Visitor Service Assistants came across a really interesting find when he was working on a recent project to de-frame our works on paper.
BLOG POST - 21 August 2019: A chance enquiry from a researcher in New Zealand has led us to brilliant discovery about a painting in our collections by an artist called Edwin Harris (1806-1895).
BLOG POST, 15 May 2019: Find out about the work that one of our Collections Assistants has recently been carrying out on our fantastic Harmsworth Collection of art, bone and ship models.
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.
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.
BLOG POST - 30 January 2019: Our latest Build Update post highlights a number of developments that have been made on The Box construction site during January 2019.
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.