Plymouth Contemporary

Bite size: THE PLYMOUTH CONTEMPORARY with Ben Borthwick

Join Ben Borthwick, Artistic Director at Plymouth Arts Centre, who gives us an intriguing insight into the Plymouth Contemporary.

Hear his views on the exhibition as a format, the pleasure of discovering new artists, and the rationale of selection for the post exhibition Artist Showcase.

A must for all artists.

Time:13:00-13:40 Free admission, booking advised

Family workshop: Plymouth Contemporary - Make your own costume

To celebrate the 2017 Plymouth Contemporary, we’re offering families the most fun they’ve ever had with a cardboard box! We provide all the ingredients you'll need to make an outlandish and extraordinary costume fit for a fantasy world. The only limit is your imagination.

Organised by Lets Make Art who provide high quality family events and workshops for all ages and abilities.

Tickets £2.50 per child, booking advised

Exhibition: Plymouth Contemporary

2017 exhibition showcasing established, new and emerging talent

Now in its second year, the Plymouth Contemporary, run in partnership with Plymouth City Council (Arts & Heritage), is an open submission exhibition, providing a platform for new, up and coming creative talent alongside artists working nationally and internationally.

The 2017 Contemporary has grown to include the city’s largest independent contemporary art venue in Plymouth, KARST, providing space to show more quality artwork and to extend the impact of this prestigious biennial.

The artists,...