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.
16th January - 28th March 2014 from 9 am to 5 pm, Mon-Fri
This exhibition by the artist Mousa Al-Kordi, represents the last twenty five years of his work. His early years followed the traditional approach to calligraphy in both elements; the decorative and the classic. The inherent technical qualities found in...
13th February - 25th March 2014 from 8am to 8pm
In this exhibition, artist Steven Paige is inspired by the 2nd century text, the Physiologus. He creates a bestiary which forms a visual recanting of possible parables in the form of an active collection. This exhibition is an installation...