Exeter Art Gallery and Exhibition
The University supports the visual arts, through its extensive fine art collection and through exhibitions and events relating to the visual arts, both on its campuses and collaboratively at the venues of external partner organisations.
The University's sculpture collection at the Streatham Campus is open to all to visit, containing sculptures by artists such as Barbara Hepworth, Peter Thursby, Geoffrey Clark and Elaine M. Goodwin. The University is also developing its sculpture collection at the Cornwall Campus.
The public are also welcomed to the Bill Douglas Cinema Museum, a museum containing an enormous collection relating to the history of film and visual media.
The University's Heritage Collections can also be viewed by appointment. These include a rich variety of archive material including historic prints and maps.
There is a strong student Art Society at the University which has a dedicated art studio and exhibition space.
The University has a small number of exhibition spaces at:
- The Forum
- The Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies Building
- Kay House Duryard
- The Innovation Centre
To find out about venues please click on the names above and for exhibitions go to What’s on.
5th April - 29th June 2014
RAMM Gallery 22 This exhibition contains sexually explicit material. Throughout history, cultures around the world have talked about sex, regulated sexual activity and produced cultural artefacts relating to sex, often revealing refreshingly or startlingly different attitudes towards sex. Between 1900 and...
9th - 25th April 2014 from 9 am to 5 pm, Mon-Fri
The creative partnership of Agatha Christie and Tom Adams that resulted in more than 100 paperback cover paintings over a period of eighteen years is a unique relationship between author and artist. These paintings are now recognised internationally as...
24th April - 7th May 2014 from 10.30am to 5.30pm
This Spring, National Trust property A la Ronde hosts a special Places of the West Country features iconic landscapes of Devon and Cornwall by Devon Artist Heatherbell Barlow, alumna of the University of Exeter in 1978. 24 oil paintings...