Porthmeor Studios Artists’ Residency Programme celebration on Saturday 18th May 

Programme and timings tbc but include:

  • A studio talk with artist Lubaina Himid MBE (Turner Prize winner 2017)
  • Launch of a SWCTN Residency for SW-based & SW-connected artists using technology focussing on immersion
  • Open Studios: Guest Residents Daniel Sinsel & Steve Claydon and long-term tenant artists Sam Bassett, Sax Impey, Clare Wardman and Iain Robertson will open their studios
  • Exhibition by Virginia Bounds
  • Mark Dion’s The Maritime Artist
  • St Ives School of Painting free drop-in Life Drawing classes
  • more more more to be announced. Updates on: FB, Twitter and insta & via Lucy’s mailing list.

Porthmeor Studios Lunch Break Friday 24th May

Polly Staple, curator, editor and Director of Chisenhale Gallery, London which ‘has an award winning, 34-year history as one of London’s most innovative forums for contemporary art’. Arranged in partnership with CAST, Helston.

Art Decko: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th March

We were delighted to host the Art Decko exhibition of skateboard decks created by local artists in support of a new concrete skatepark in St Ives. Learn more about it in a short film by Senara Wilson Hodges.