Visual Arts

 

Sculpture collection

 

 

Bill Douglas Cinema Museum

 

Bill Douglas Centre for the history of cinema and popular culture

 

Heritage collections

 

 

 

Visual Arts

 

Call out to artists - University of Exeter Open Exhibition -

 

The Observatory: perspectives on landscape, society and spirit

 

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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:

To find out about venues please click on the names above and for exhibitions go to What’s on.

 

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 The “Peaceful Battlefield” - the Paris Universal Fine Art Exhibition in 1855 

The “Peaceful Battlefield” - the Paris Universal Fine Art Exhibition in 1855

30th March 2017 from 1pm to 2pm

£8.00

Royal Albert Memorial Museum Queen Street Exeter EX4 3RX   On June 22 1853, the Emperor Napoléon III decreed that a Universal Exhibition would take place in Paris in the summer of 1855. The event would also include a Universal Exhibition of the Fine...

 The Observatory: perspectives on landscape, society and spirit 

The Observatory: perspectives on landscape, society and spirit

11th - 18th June 2017 from 10 am to 5 pm

Free entry - all welcome

The Observatory: perspectives on landscape, society and spirit is an exhibition of artistic responses to the key research themes of the University. The University is a place of learning and also a place of research. Artists from across the...