The Box unveils a 2024 exhibition programme featuring significant partnerships with National Portrait Gallery, Tate, National Gallery and Imperial War Museums. The Box, Plymouth’s award-winning museum, art gallery and archive, has revealed an ambitious exhibition programme for 2024. It includes…Read More
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A new season gets underway at The Box this October with a nationally touring exhibition and sculptur
A new season of exhibitions and commissions launches at The Box next month with a nationally touring fine art exhibition and thought-provoking sculpture. Both explore empire, trade and colonisation in different ways – with the aim of encouraging visitors to think about social and historical…Read More
Local residents and visitors to Plymouth can enjoy cheaper entry to three top visitor attractions this summer, thanks to a recently launched ‘Heritage Pass’. Smeaton’s Tower lighthouse, the historic Elizabethan House on the Barbican and the Mayflower Museum above the Tourist Information Centre are…Read More
Plymouth, 17 September 2022 – Devon designer fashion brand, Identity Fashion, together with Bulgarian designer, Nikolay Pachev, has organized a unique fashion show in Royal William Yard, Plymouth, for the local community, raising more than £5,000 pounds for the Chestnut Appeal for men’s health. The…Read More
Image: Sin Wai Kin, A Dream of Wholeness in Parts (still), 2021 © the artist. Courtesy the artist, Chi-Wen Gallery, Taipei and Soft Opening, London. Produced by Chi-Wen Productions You’re invited to British Art Show 9 - the UK’s most ambitious touring exhibition of contemporary art! From 8 October…Read More
The Box, Plymouth’s newest cultural experience has refurbished their onsite café and bar, offering new opening times, revised menus and a whole new setting, providing one of the most interesting and unique dining experiences in the city. The Box opened in 2020 to help celebrate Plymouth’s dynamic…Read More
George Shaw The World Turned Upside Down, 2019 Humbrol enamel on board 92 x 120 cm Private Collection Basel / Courtesy: Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London / Copyright The Artist (WG/GSHA00853) ‘Despite my work being unapologetically autobiographical, the world it passes through is the world in which…Read More
A large-scale retrospective examining Plymouth’s nightlife and culture through the voices of those who’ve experienced it will go on display at The Box – Plymouth’s award-winning museum, art gallery and archive – from 25 June. ‘because the night belongs to us’ will include rarely-seen archival…Read More
A ground breaking exhibition that promises a ‘radical recalibration’ of British sculpture through its focus on women artists is now open in venues across the Plymouth cultural quarter. Breaking the Mould: Sculpture by Women since 1945 explores the impact of female sculptors over a 75-year period…Read More
Two new exhibitions, on display at The Box – Plymouth’s award-winning museum, art gallery and archive – feature new works by international artists Zadie Xa and Maurizio Anzeri which are inspired by or speak to historic objects from its collections and archives. ‘Zadie Xa: Long ago when tigers…Read More