• Images shows a painting of a man holding a dark bird against a yellow background
    Image: Image: Georgia Hayes, Birdcatcher, 2012. Arts Council Collection, Southbank Centre, London © Georgia Hayes
  • Image: Elizabeth Loveday, Land's End
  • Image: Fishing Boat by Alan Lowndes, from Cornwall Council Schools Art Collection

23 Jun 2023


Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange

19.00 – 20.00 at Newlyn Art Gallery / 19.30 – 22.30 at The Exchange

Join us from 19.00 at a special event to mark the opening of I Chose This, across both Newlyn Art Gallery and The Exchange. You can also meet artist Elizabeth Loveday who will be on hand to talk about Kernow Creatures, her new series of work, currently showing in The Picture Room at Newlyn Art Gallery.

  • 19.15 at Newlyn Art Gallery
    Welcome from James Green, Gallery Director, and an introduction to I Chose This by Cat Gibbard, Programme Curator.
  • 19.30 The Exchange opens, with food from Ruby Junes (Vg & GF options available)
  • 20.00 Newlyn Art Gallery closes.
  • 22.30 The Exchange closes.

Pay bar at both venues.

We hope you can join us and look forward to welcoming you.

As well as our opening event, it’s also Mazey Eve. The torchlight procession starts at 21.30 from Chapel Street and the corner of Princes Street by The Exchange, followed by fireworks at Jubilee Pool from 22.45. The Exchange will stay open until 22.30 so that you can watch the procession and then make your way down to the seafront to view the fireworks.

Please note: There will be restricted parking and vehicle access in Penzance.

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Open: TUE - SAT, 10.00 - 17.00
Closed: SUN & MON

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