Cornish Art and Artists

Cornish Art and Artists
Newquay Heritage Archive and Museum

When: 06 June 2018 to 31 December 2018
Where: Newquay Heritage Archive & Museum
Time: 12.00 - 4.00
Cost: FREE
Suitable for: Any age

Newquay Heritage Archive & Museum working with Newquay Association for Cornish Heritage have opened a new museum and gallery room. This focuses mainly on the cultural side of Cornwall's heritage with exhibitions of vintage artwork by Cornish artists and views of Cornwall. Also exhibitions of Cornish Studio Pottery from a wide variety of potteries and potters that have worked throughout Cornwall over the past 70 years or so. A large collection of Cornish books is available to consult for those interested in researching aspects of Cornish history and culture.An appointment tio use the research facilities may be required for more indepth enquiries. We are also able to assist with family history research queries, especially those that relate to Cornwall.

There are many pieces of vintage artwork, pottery and books for sale at very competitive prices.

Exhibitions & Projects

  • A Cabaret of Mechanical Movement

    A Cabaret of Mechanical Movement

    Falmouth Art Gallery

    30 June 2018 to 08 September 2018

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  • Entranced by a Special Place:  The Art of SJ Lamorna Birch

    Entranced by a Special Place: The Art of SJ Lamorna Birch

    Penlee House Gallery and Museum

    16 June 2018 to 08 September 2018

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  • Patrick Heron

    Patrick Heron

    Tate St Ives

    19 May 2018 to 09 September 2018

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  • Roelof Uys: Works Of Function, Works Of Art

    Roelof Uys: Works Of Function, Works Of Art

    Leach Pottery

    07 July 2018 to 07 October 2018

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  • Great War Exhibition

    Great War Exhibition

    St Agnes Museum

    18 April 2014 to 31 October 2018

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  • First World War: Conflicting Memories

    First World War: Conflicting Memories

    Perranzabuloe Museum in Perranporth

    29 March 2018 to 31 October 2018

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  • In Sickness and in Health

    In Sickness and in Health

    Liskeard and District Museum

    12 February 2018 to 31 October 2018

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  • Toys!

    Toys!

    Liskeard and District Museum

    12 February 2018 to 31 October 2018

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  • World War One

    World War One

    15 April 2015 to 11 November 2018

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  • WW1: Handmade Tribute to the Fallen Soldiers of the DCLI

    WW1: Handmade Tribute to the Fallen Soldiers of the DCLI

    Cornwalls Regimental Museum

    11 November 2018

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  • Cornish Art and Artists

    Cornish Art and Artists

    Newquay Heritage Archive and Museum

    06 June 2018 to 31 December 2018

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  • Nashashibi  Skaer

    Nashashibi Skaer

    Tate St Ives

    20 October 2018 to 06 January 2019

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  • celebrating 10 Years

    celebrating 10 Years

    Leach Pottery

    24 March 2018 to 24 March 2019

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