KATE WALTERS: ISLAND BODIES

Newlyn Art Gallery New Road , Newlyn

Reflections on islands, human and non-human bodies: their fluids, and where they overlap. Works in oil and watercolour. Kate has visited the Western and Northern Isles of Scotland over recent years on research trips and for residencies. The works in this exhibition explore insights regarding emanations from places, creatures and bodies which inhabit edges. Kate is […]

HIPPO CAMPUS: WHERE WE LEARN

The Exchange Princes Street, , Penzance

An Arts Council Collection National Partner Exhibition. Hippo Campus: Where We Learn A group exhibition featuring works from the Arts Council Collection that explores alternative schooling, peer-to-peer learning and self-education. In recent years there has been increasing concern about the downgrading of arts subjects in primary, secondary and higher education. With the rise in fees, […]

RAINBOW FLAG

Newlyn Art Gallery New Road , Newlyn

Rainbow Flag is a temporary neon installation by artist Peter Freeman, commissioned by Newlyn Art Galllery & The Exchange to celebrate LGBTQIA+ History Month. Situated in the Studio Café at Newlyn Art Gallery, the form of the flag echoes the shape of the large picture window and the neon light fills the space with vibrant […]

LUNCHTIME SCHOOL

The Exchange Princes Street, , Penzance

A SOCIAL GROUP MEETING FORTNIGHTLY TO LEARN AND TRY NEW THINGS Artists often learn specialist skills or acquire detailed knowledge during research for a new body of work. For each Lunchbreak School we will invite an artist to present a concise talk or demonstration on their newly acquired knowledge, followed by a communal, pay-what-you-want lunch, […]

YOUNG PEOPLE’S ART PRIZE 2020

The Exchange Princes Street, , Penzance

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of our popular county-wide art prize for young people between the age of 11 and 19, the theme of 2020’s Young People’s Art Prize will focus on the art of protest. There are three age categories with prizes, and The Visitors’ Vote prize, awarded by the gallery at the end of […]

Heartlands Markets 2020

Heartlands Dudnance Lane, Pool

March 21 & 22, June 6 & 7, August 29 & 30, December 5 & 6 10am – 4pm Craft markets with local sellers selling handmade and homemade items.

EASTER WORKSHOPS

The Exchange Princes Street, , Penzance

PLEASE NOTE NEW TIME OF 10.00 – 12.00 Led by artist Alice Mahoney and inspired by the themes of our current exhibition, these workshops are for 7 – 13 year olds. Please wear old clothes as it will get messy. All materials provided, booking essential. £6 per workshop, you can book one or both. WED 1 APR […]

Porthleven Food Festival

Porthleven Corwnall

Friday 17 - Sunday 19 April 2020 Gather your nearest and dearest for fun and frolics at Porthleven Food Festival. Enjoy live cooking demos in the Chef’s Theatre. Lounge by the pretty harbour and listen to brass bands, buskers, choirs and BBC Music Introducing artists. Run away with the circus. Listen to authors discuss their […]

WILLIAM ARNOLD

Newlyn Art Gallery New Road , Newlyn

West Cornwall-based artist William Arnold will exhibit an ongoing body of work that documents – in razor-sharp detail – specimens of flora collected in neglected places, roadsides, industrial sites and business parks in an homage to the pioneers of Victorian botany.

RICHARD PHETHEAN

Newlyn Art Gallery New Road , Newlyn

A new series of ceramics using black earthenware clay to make thrown and assembled pieces. 2019 marked a significant development in Richard Phethean’s work. Now established at a creative ceramic studio in west Cornwall he has embarked on a new series of works which use a coarse, black earthenware clay, making thrown, altered and assembled […]

Heartlands Wedding Fair 2020

Heartlands Dudnance Lane, Pool

April 26 10am - 3pm Set in 19 acres of stunning landscaped park and gardens, and with the backdrop of one of the most iconic buildings in Cornwall, Heartlands is a unique location for wedding celebrations. Heartlands Wedding Fair will have local suppliers and great ideas for your big day. Entry to the fair will […]

LITTLE ORCHARD CIDER & MUSIC FESTIVAL 2020

Healeys Cyder Farm Callestick, Truro

Cornwall, 11th March 2020 – Bursting with apple-infused tipples, an eclectic music line up and a bunch of mischievous grandmas, Little Orchard Cider & Music Festival announces ASH to play the main stage with additional performances from Fun Lovin Criminals, The Wurzels and Elvana. Popping up in the grounds of Healey’s Cyder Farm from Friday […]