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Siblings’ joint exhibition

PAINTER Pam Judd and her photographer brother Tony Chapman share the gallery at the Regent Centre, Christchurch, for Art 4 Autumn, their annual joint exhibition from Saturday 20th October to Friday 9th November.. For Parkstone-based Pam, this is her tenth visit to the Regent Centre with her distinctive acrylic paintings. Pam specialises in colourful portraits…

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Carry on quilting at Ilminster

COMING Of Age, a quilting exhibition at Ilminster Arts Centre at the Meeting House, from Monday 8th to Saturday 27th October, celebrates the “coming of age” of Phat Qwarters, a quilting group founded in Yeovil in September 2000. The exhibition is a retrospective for the five quilters – Chris Waddleton, Elaine Buckley, Joan Dawson, Marion…

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Stories in Art at the Beaumont Gallery

THE final exhibition of 2018 at the Beaumont Gallery in Mere, from Saturday 20th October to Sunday 11th November is Stories in Art, showcasing the work of five very different artists –  Andrew Walworth, Eliza Parker, Jitka Palmer, Maaike Pope Zurcher and Aliceson Carter. Andrew Walworth, who also curates the exhibition, said: “Stories in Art…

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Remembering the fallen at Salisbury Cathedral

THE centenary of the end of the First World War will be the focus of We Remember Them: Armistice at Salisbury Cathedral, with art installations, films, a concert, tours, and a Shakespeare production, throughout November and starting on 25th October. The events to mark the dead of both wars will include a Royal British Legion…

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Apples & Other Languages at the Beaumont Gallery

HARVEST time and the annual Apple Day celebrations are reflected in Apples &d Other Languages, an exhibition presented by Singing Apple Press at the Beaumont Gallery at Mere, from Friday 5th to Sunday 14th October This unusual exhibition showcases the work of seven contemporary language artists, and with associated children’s workshops, poetry readings, walking poetry…

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Pioneering women at Lacock

THE autumn exhibition at the Fox Talbot Museum in Lacock is the culmination of a decade-long project to capture the portraits of 100 pioneering women of the 21st century. First Women UK, photographs of pioneering women by Anita Corbin is on show at the National Trust property until 13th January 2019. The First Women UK…

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Derwent Prize at Town Hall Arts

TROWBRIDGE’s Town Hall Arts is showing the Derwent Art Prize (DAP) 2018 as part of its autumn exhibition programme, on show until 10th November, at Trowbridge before it heads to the Derwent Pencil Museum. Now on its fourth instalment, the DAP has been rewarding excellence in artworks created in pencil biannually since 2012. This year…

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Anna’s art group at the Regent

WELL-known Christchurch artist Anna Sims shows her own work and paintings by her art class students at the town’s Regent Centre until Friday 19th October. Anna, who lives in Millhams Street, just off the High Street, runs successful art classes at her 100 year old cottage. Her art group will each be showing examples of…

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Berlinde De Bruyckere at Hauser & Wirth Somerset

TWO new sculptural series by Berlinde De Bruyckere, Stages & Tales, are on show at Hauser & Wirth Somerset, at Durslade Farm, Bruton, until 1st January 2019. It is the first time the gallery has shown a solo exhibition by the Belgian artist. Occupying the Rhoades and Bourgeois galleries, show De Bruyckere moving away from…

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