Blogs

Plymouth Celebrates Ambition for Excellence

As the Weekender kicked off in style, the news was just hitting the streets. A two year visual arts programme in Plymouth which will further enhance the city’s visual arts scene has been awarded £635,000 in the latest round of Ambition for Excellence from Arts Council...

Friends, Sponsors, Funders…

The Weekender is here! We want to say a big thank you to all our friends, sponsors and funders, all of who help Visual Arts Plymouth produce the Plymouth Art Weekender. Some contributions are small, some a bit bigger, but they all go towards making the Weekender a...

Free WEEKENDER bus!

We are very pleased to be working with Target Travel to offer Weekenders free bus travel across Plymouth. The 24 seat minibus will travel across Plymouth on an hourly loop. The bus will use available bus stops at various venues and will be able to drop off anywhere on...

Weekender Highlights: Friday 23rd

The Weekender is nearly upon us! Three days of over 90 events featuring over 500 artists. The Weekender Map is your friend, your guide to what’s on. We appreciate there is a lot to see, but take a chance, be curious, take our FREE bus around town and hop on and...

Introducing…Martyn Cross

What does the Weekender mean to you? The Weekender is a call to arms for the provinces. Art happens in places other than London and this is a perfect example of how much there is to offer. We need more events like this. What are you doing for the Weekender? I’ll...