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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 Return to Kurdistan 

Return to Kurdistan

22nd May - 1st September 2017 from 9am to 5pm weekdays

free

Organised by Gulan and the University of Exeter Return to Kurdistan shows Iraqi Kurdistan in contemporary photographs by Richard Wilding, alongside historical photographs taken in the 1940s by Anthony Kersting. Richard Wilding’s photographs of Iraqi Kurdistan explore the region’s ancient civilisation, documenting its religious and ethnic...

 Devon Woodlands 

Devon Woodlands

22nd June 2017 - 29th June 2018 from 9am to 5pm

free

Richard Rochester is an Exeter based artist who works in a variety of media ranging from large-scale charcoal drawings to small-scale etchings and porcelain sculpture.  His themes are varied but are frequently connected to the natural world. The works...

 White Space / Blue Sky  

White Space / Blue Sky

1st - 31st August 2017 from 9am to 5pm weekdays

free

White Space / Blue Sky, the University of Exeter Environment and Sustainability Institute's  Creative Exchange collaboration between Caitlin DeSilvey and creative affiliate Antony Lyons is underway. A work-in-progress exhibition highlighting their shared research will be on show in the Creative Exchange studio...

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