'Spot the Artist' postcard sale raises £13000

Oct 1, 2016

Now in its 10th year the St Ives Rotary Club held another highly successful exhibition of postcard paintings to coincide with the 2016 St Ives September Festival, raising a record sum for local arts charities and Rotary Club good causes alike.


'Affordable August 2016' opens in the Penwith Gallery

Aug 15, 2016

Throughout the month Members and Associate Members of the Penwith Society are showing a range of paintings, prints, sculpture and ceramics. With all works priced below £500 it offers an excellent opportunity for the astute buyer.


Thousands turn out for the Man Engine visit

Aug 13, 2016

Intriguing news for many local to Cornwall and to some nationally, even internationally, has been the staged journey of the tallest puppet ever built in the UK. Despite uncharacteristic summer weather, huge numbers invaded the village of Minions to see the visit of the Man Engine on its journey through Cornwall. It was  probably the greatest number of people ever to gather in this tiny village. The narrow approach roads on the high moor were clogged with traffic well in advance of its appearance to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the ten distinct Cornish mining districts being made a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


Plymouth Society showing in the city: 9th - 30th April 2016

Apr 15, 2016

Once again Artmill has mounted a mixed exhibition of paintings, prints, ceramics and sculpture by members of the Plymouth Society of Artists in this well appointed and deceptively spacious gallery. The Society has an established position in the gallery’s annual programme, this show being the ninth.


Trustees’ ambition comes to fruition.

Mar 14, 2016

The Brownston Gallery, in the heart of historic Modbury, South Devon, plays host to an exhibition of paintings from members of the South West Academy. In widening the group of partners it has extended and enhanced the public awareness of the work of the Academy and its Academicians, to paraphrase the words of the Chair of Trustees.