• Image shows five wite women wearing jeans and sweatshirs, jumping up on a sandy beach
    Image: The Shantillies
  • Image shows a photo by Fran Rowse of a young white woman with long blond hair wearing a black halterneck dress
    Image: Fran Rowse, Amy, Maids
  • Image shows a large fishing net suspended in a gallery space, and full of marine rubbish
    Image: Andre Kong Studio, Whale in the Room, Marine plastic, nets, lights, chairs

01 Mar 2024

18:00 — 21:00

The Exchange

The first in a new series of monthly late openings with art, talks, performance, food and drink.

This month has an all-female line up with Fran Rowse, Clean Ocean Sailing, and The Shantillies.

Join us to celebrate Maids, new photographs by Fran Rowse on The Ramp Wall, plus Clean Ocean Sailing presents a talk by anthropologist Antje Scharenberg, followed by a spotlight on their work, and The Shantillies, all female sea shanty singers. There will be cocktails and food from Bolla Kitchen, plus our usual bar until 21:00. (See Read More below for menu)

FREE, all welcome. Drop in or stay for all events.

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First Friday menu from Bolla Kitchen

  • Guyanese dhal, pickles, black spice, green coconut chutney, tamarind jam, rice, onion bhaji, flatbread £10 (VE/GF)
  • Teriyaki tofu poke bowl, soba noodles, red cabbage, edamame, roasted red pepper, charred corn, pickled red onion, cress, sesame £10 (VE/GF)
  • Mezze bowl with labneh, citrus couscous, roasted squash, pickled beetroot, roasted harissa chickpeas, kale, zhoug £10 (V/can be VE)
  • Chocolate brownie, clotted cream, berries £5.50 (GF)
  • Cinnamon churros £4 

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Venue: The Exchange
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13 Feb - 29 Jun 2024

The Ramp Wall, The Exchange



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Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange