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EVENTS 

Newlyn Nights
Friday 31st July – Friday 11th September, 6 – 10pm
Free admission
Take advantage of our late openings on Friday evenings
You can see the In Search of the Miraculous and Picture Room exhibitions for free and the Studio Café becomes a bar serving a range of drinks. Some of the events take place in the Upper Gallery so you can still enjoy the panoramic view from the Studio Café or relax in our secluded garden.
Newlyn Nights Events 

The Makers’ Market
Saturday 12th September, 10am – 5pm
Free entry
Browse and buy a  range of high quality and bespoke work for sale by local and regional designers and makers, including ceramics, jewellery, interior design and textiles.

 

Exhibition Events

The Sketch House
1st August – 5th September
Join the surreal world of The Sketch House where artists, performers and the public respond to Robert Therrien’s exhibition of oversized domestic objects through improvised sound, live music, performance, installed art, storytelling, drawing and poetry workshops, culminating in a happening on 5th September, bringing to life what gets created over the sessions.
Saturdays, 2 – 4pm, free with admission
For details see Sketch House Events 

The Wanderers
10th August – 5th September
A parallel programme of performances and events curated by Field Notes. Inspired by In Search of the Miraculous, they will take place in diverse locations around Falmouth.
For details see In Search of the Miraculous events

 

Free art classes at The Exchange

LITTLE & LARGE
Saturdays in September 10am – 12pm
5th, 19th & 26th Sept at The Exchange, Princes Street, Penzance
12th Sept at Newlyn Art Gallery, New Road, Newlyn,
Suitable for 7 – 13 year olds
FREE but booking essential as places limited.
To book https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/little-large-tickets-18114545092

Fruitbowl Paper Folding workshop
Suitable for 13 – 25 year olds
Tuesday 15th Sept, 5 – 7pm
The Engine Room, The Exchange,
Transform a piece of paper into a 3-dimensional object through tearing, folding and gentle manipulation in the hand, in response to Robert Therrien’s work on show at The Exchange. Experiment with this pared down material process to form larger-than-life fruit shapes and work together to create an oversize collection of colourful fruit.
FREE, but booking essential as spaces limited.
To book https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/fruitbowl-tickets-18117566128

Did you know…

...in 2012 we had over 50,000 visits to our galleries in Penzance and Newlyn.