People and Place: Art Collection Showcase

People and Place: Art Collection Showcase
The Box, Plymouth

When: 04 February 2023 to 24 January 2024
Where: The Box, Tavistock Place, Plymouth PL4 8AX
Time: 10am - 5pm
Cost: Admission free. No need to book.
Suitable for: Any age

10am-5pm Tuesday-Sunday + selected bank holidays

Enjoy an updated presentation from The Box’s amazing permanent art collection.

See a salon-style hang of landscapes showing Plymouth through the ages, plus a mass case display of decorative art featuring ceramics, silver, craft, textiles and Plymouth Porcelain.

New for 2023 is a selection of works by female artists including paintings by Wilhemina Barns-Graham, Elizabeth Adela Forbes and Rose Hilton. Drawings by Dame Barbara Hepworth, plus new acquisitions by the much-loved Beryl Cook and 2019 Turner Prize winner Tai Shani are also on display.

Exhibitions & Projects

  • In a New Light

    In a New Light

    The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon

    01 October 2022 to 18 February 2023

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  • Made to be Played: A Festival of Musical Instruments

    Made to be Played: A Festival of Musical Instruments

    Torquay Museum

    24 September 2022 to 11 March 2023

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  • Shaldon Fore Street through time

    Shaldon Fore Street through time

    Teign Heritage Centre Home to Teignmouth and Shaldon Museum

    12 March 2022 to 12 March 2023

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  • Earth Spells: Witches of the Anthropocene

    Earth Spells: Witches of the Anthropocene

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    11 February 2023 to 07 May 2023

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  • Sue Williamson: Between Memory and Forgetting

    Sue Williamson: Between Memory and Forgetting

    The Box, Plymouth

    04 February 2023 to 04 June 2023

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  • Hannah Quinlan and Rosie Hastings: Portraits

    Hannah Quinlan and Rosie Hastings: Portraits

    The Box, Plymouth

    04 February 2023 to 04 June 2023

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  • Making a Mark: Dazzling Drawings from the Cottonian Collection

    Making a Mark: Dazzling Drawings from the Cottonian Collection

    The Box, Plymouth

    04 February 2023 to 04 June 2023

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  • Youth Panel: Making Sense

    Youth Panel: Making Sense

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    17 January 2023 to 11 June 2023

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  • Ruth Bell: Calling of the Tide

    Ruth Bell: Calling of the Tide

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    10 January 2023 to 09 July 2023

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  • What do you collect Lace bobbins

    What do you collect Lace bobbins

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    10 January 2023 to 09 July 2023

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  • The Silver Wave by Michelle Williams Gamaker

    The Silver Wave by Michelle Williams Gamaker

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    20 October 2022 to 08 October 2023

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  • The Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I

    The Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I

    The Box, Plymouth

    11 February 2023 to 07 January 2024

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  • People and Place: Art Collection Showcase

    People and Place: Art Collection Showcase

    The Box, Plymouth

    04 February 2023 to 24 January 2024

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