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Trowbridge Poetry Stanza: Guest Poets + open-mic on 7 September

On Saturday 7 September, the Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza is looking forward to welcoming Kathy Pimlott (published by The Emma Press) and David Clarke (published by Flarestack and Nine Arches Press) to read, and there will be an open-mic, so please bring your poems to read too.  The Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza meets on the first Saturday of each month between...

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Makers Talk with Michael Angove on Saturday 10 August

Join us for our first Makers Talk with designer, Michael Angove, on Saturday 10 August at 3pm. Michael Angove is a British designer who grew up in the Vale of Glamorgan in Wales. He spent his early years in the quintessentially, coastal town of Barry. It's Victorian gardens, fallow grounds, derelict buildings and sprawling docklands are all icons of tired beach...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Paula Orrell on 26 July 2019

Paula Orrell

On Friday 26 July 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be Paula Orrell, curator and Network Manager of Visual Arts South West. Paula is a curator with diverse experience across New Zealand, Europe, China and the UK. For the past 17 years, she has championed and created new roles for the visual arts. Paula studied sculpture at Sheffield...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Tania Kovats on 28 June 2019

Tania Kovats

On Friday 28 June 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be the artist and author, Tania Kovats. Tania Kovats' sculptures, large-scale installations, commissions, writing, and drawings, explore our understanding of landscape and water, and travel is often central to her work, from Meadow (2007) - the transportation of a complete wildflower meadow by canal boat from Bath to...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Tanya Palmer on 31st May 2019

On Friday 31 May 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be Tanya Palmer, acting Regional Secretary for Cymru/Wales Unison. Public service and fighting for social justice and equalities have been cornerstones of Tanya’s career. Having qualified as a nurse in London in 1988, Tanya worked as a senior nurse in St Thomas’ and then in accident and emergency...

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Explore Art Trowbridge on Easter Saturday - 20 April

Join in and Explore Art Trowbridge (EAT) on Easter Saturday, 20 April 2019, between 10am to 6pm. This collaboration between Trowbridge Museum, Town Hall Arts, Drawing Projects UK and Court Street Gallery aims to showcase the amazing, and growing, cultural and artistic offer in Trowbridge, the county town of Wiltshire.    At Drawing Projects UK, you can visit the Trinity Buoy Wharf...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Mariele Neudecker on 26 April

On Friday 26 April 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be the artist, Mariele Neudecker. Mariele Neudecker was born in Germany and studied at Goldsmiths College and Chelsea School of Art and Design in London, and now lives and works in Bristol. She is nationally and internationally recognised, and has shown in Biennales in Japan, Australia and Singapore...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Tamsin Treverton Jones on 29 March

On Friday 29 March 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be the author Tamsin Treverton Jones, whose recent book, Windblown, was written to mark the 30th anniversary of the Great Storm of 1987, a night of hurricane-force winds that struck southern Britain without warning, claiming 18 lives, uprooting more than 15 million trees and reshaping the landscape...

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Opportunity: Seeking Volunteers at Drawing Projects UK

Gallery talk with Australian artist Wendy Sharpe, Theatre of Dreams exhibition at Drawing Projects UK

As we launch our 2019 exhibition programme, we are seeking volunteers to support our work at Drawing Projects UK.  Volunteering and work experience at Drawing Projects UK is open to everyone over-18 with a passion or interest in drawing and contemporary art. We will ask you to complete an application form and will meet with you to understand what you would...

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