News

Foreground produce major new series of permanent art commissions for primary schools across Bristol

Saturday 01 April 2017

We are delighted to announce that Foreground is working with Bristol City Council on a series of innovative commissions in primary schools across the city.

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Somerset Art Weeks Festival 2017 Registration Now Open

Friday 31 March 2017

Somerset Art Weeks Festival 2017 Call for Registrations

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Foreground invite you to explore The Middle of Nowhere, Centre of Everywhere

Friday 24 March 2017

At Foreground, a question we frequently ask ourselves is how can the middle of nowhere be the centre of everywhere? We might be based in a small Somerset town but that doesn't limit our ambition for where we work, how we work or what we feel our audiences deserve. In fact we believe that making space to think clearly is exactly what gives us the ability to find the inspiration to innovate.

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Artist-In-Residence: Aspex Artist Associate Residency Showcase

Friday 17 March 2017

Aspex Artist Associates (AAA) is a scheme designed to support the development of ideas, projects and practices, helping to build artist's network of contacts and ultimately develop their creative career.

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Spacex and Take A Part working in Cranbrook

Friday 17 March 2017

This spring Spacex have commissioned Kim Wide, curator and Director of Take A Part CIC Plymouth, to work with members of Cranbrook’s Town Council and community groups to select an artist who will work with residents to produce an artwork for the new town.

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Artist Alexander Stevenson joins VASW Steering Group

Monday 13 March 2017

Artist Alexander Stevenson has been appointed to Visual Arts South West's Steering Group.

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44AD artspace wins at the Bath Life Awards

Sunday 12 March 2017

Last month 44AD artspace triumphed at the Bath Life Awards by winning the coveted Arts category award.

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New Programme of Art Projects & Events for Whitchurch & Hengrove Community Orchard, Bristol

Friday 10 March 2017

As Spring and Summer arrive, with longer days and new possibilities, we invite you to explore a lively programme of public art projects, talks, workshops and trips that take as a starting point ideas evoked by the Whitchurch and Hengrove Community Orchard.

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Foreground announce the return of The Frome Independent for 2017

Sunday 05 March 2017

We are delighted to announce that Foreground's major placemaking initiative for our home town, The Frome Independent, will be returning on the first Sunday of every month in 2017 from Sunday 5th March.

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Call to artists - Frome Open Studios 2017

Friday 03 March 2017

Are you an artist, jeweller, ceramicist, potter etc. with a studio or venue in Frome or the surrounding villages? Submit your entry to take part in the 2017 Frome Open Studios event.

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Visual Arts South West

Working towards a South West where talented artists thrive, and a resilient and connected visual arts ecology that inspires more engaged and diverse audiences to value and advocate for its work.

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