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

  • I Was I Am I Will Be

    I Was I Am I Will Be

    Museum of Cornish Life, Helston

    03 May 2019 to 01 June 2019

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  • Invisible Narratives

    Invisible Narratives

    Newlyn Art Gallery

    23 March 2019 to 15 June 2019

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  • Tony Giles Art

    Tony Giles Art

    St Agnes Museum

    25 April 2019 to 31 October 2019

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  • In Sickness and in Health

    In Sickness and in Health

    Liskeard and District Museum

    12 February 2018 to 31 October 2019

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