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Make your own: Botanical Christmas Center Piece

Make your own: Botanical Christmas Center Piece
20th December 2017 - 20th December 2017
Making Table

Join Clare-Elizabeth Kilgour this December and make your very own Rustic Botanical Table Centre Piece . £35 Using Locally sourced Foliage and floral delights with the added addition of a beautiful succulent  This centre piece holds a chunky candle and is the perfect addition to your Christmas table . During this session you will learn how to work with oasis and how you can then apply these techniques to create other arrangements in the future for the home or to give as gives...
Native Makers Winter Market

Native Makers Winter Market
16th December 2017 - 17th December 2017
Ocean Studios Events Space

    NATIVE MAKERS WINTER MARKET  16TH & 17TH DECEMBER 2017    Ocean Studios are pleased to announce that Native Makers will be holding their annual winter market this year in the Ocean Studios events space.   ABOUT NATIVE MAKERS Native Makers is a platform for creative people in Devon. We curate quality makers markets and workshops to support artisan craft in the South West. Native Makers was founded in 2014 by Rosie Drake-Knight a...
Winter Open Studios 2017

Winter Open Studios 2017
16th December 2017 - 17th December 2017
Ocean Studios

Come and explore our studios on the 16th & 17th of Decemeber 2017 10:00 - 16:00. The whole buildling will be open to the public with the Native Makers Winter Market in the Column Bakehouse Cafe, events, space and emerge and our resident makers will be opening their doors, so come in and say hello!  Want more information about the Native Makers Winter Market see here: https://www.facebook.com/nativemakerscollective/    
Bespoke Contemporary Christmas Decorations

Bespoke Contemporary Christmas Decorations
5th December 2017 - 9th December 2017
Jewellery Workshops

Join Clare-Elizabeth Kilgour this December at UNIT FIFTEEN , Ocean Studios,Royal William Yard. Plymouth Tuesday the 5th of December 6pm-9pm / Saturday 9th of December 10am-1pm Make your own Bespoke contemporary Christmas decorations using a range of mix media materials including Wood, Brass, Glass and Jesmonite. You will learn the basics of jesmonite casting, surface pattern and mark making onto metal,wood and glass using a range of resists that will be then etched using the sandblas...
Ceramics Christmas Decoration workshop
Hand building for beginners with Rebecca Roberts

Hand building for beginners with Rebecca Roberts
2nd November 2017 - 7th December 2017
Ceramics studio (Ocean Studios)

Hand building for beginners - Thursday 2 November - 7 December  7pm - 9pm for 6 weeks                 £144 An introduction to hand building with clay, learn how to prepare your clay, try pinch, slab and coil techniques.  Experiment with texture and then design and make your own final piece.   To book please visit https://www.rebeccarobertsceramics.com/product-page/2-hour-supported-access-member-of-public or email&nb...
Sarah Winman

Sarah Winman
29th October 2017 - 29th October 2017
Ocean Studios

  SARAH WINMAN IN CONVERSATION WITH TERRI NIXON SUNDAY 29 OCT 12PM     Tin Man is the unforgettable and achingly tender new novel from the author of the international bestseller When God Was A Rabbit. It begins with a painting won in a raffle: fifteen sunflowers, hung on the wall by a woman who believes that men and boys are capable of beautiful things. And then there are two boys, Ellis and Michael, who are inseparable. And the boys become men, and then Annie walk...
Evolving Charcoal Layered Drawing

Evolving Charcoal Layered Drawing
29th October 2017 - 29th October 2017
Ocean Studios Making Table

Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard, Plymouth will be participating this year in The Big Draw with our first large scale drawing on our Making Table.  We will be delivering an evolving, changing, layered charcoal drawing, encouraging cafe goers and passers by to join in. The aim is to build on the layers through the day, rubbing charcoal in, fading away and rubbing back. A drawing that can identify the space but has a time lapse abstraction quality, telling the story of the day. ...
Liv Wynter + Emily Pope

Liv Wynter + Emily Pope
28th October 2017 - 28th October 2017
Ocean Studios

    LIV WYNTER + EMILY POPE SATURDAY 28 OCTOBER 7PM     In Liv Wynter’s work, feelings manifest themselves in beautiful verse and delivery. Self-described as a working-class and queer artist, Liv delivers thought-provoking performances that both touch on her personal experiences and feed into the wider truths of society. She will be joined by Emily Pope, Plymouth-born artist interested in the currency of sociopolitical and/or feminist monologues,...
Writing Plymouth | Laura Quigley

Writing Plymouth | Laura Quigley
28th October 2017 - 28th October 2017
Ocean Studios

    LAURA QUIGLEY | WRITING PLYMOUTH SUNDAY 29 OCTOBER 5PM     Plymouth's turbulent history presents a number of challenges to the modern writer, whether writing fiction or non-fiction. As we prepare to tell our story to the world, for the Mayflower 400 events in 2020, which stories are we going to tell and how are we going to present them? We should be encouraging pride in modern Plymouth, particularly for future generations, but can we do this and sti...
Surrealist Women

Surrealist Women
28th October 2017 - 28th October 2017
Ocean Studios

    SURREALIST WOMEN | DR FELICITY GEE SATURDAY 28TH OCTOBER 2PM   "Joan Miró gave me some money one day and told me to get him some cigarettes. I gave it back and said if he wanted cigarettes, he could bloody well get them himself." - Leonora Carrington   Salvador Dali, Andre Breton, Man Ray, Rene Magritte are names at the forefront of Surrealism. Borne out of Dadaism following the First World War, the Surrealist movement has often been...
Outspoken Poetry: Live

Outspoken Poetry: Live
27th October 2017 - 27th October 2017
Ocean Studios

    OUTSPOKEN POETRY: LIVE FRIDAY 27 OCTOBER 7.30PM 'The poetry press that is battering down the doors of the establishment' is how The Independent describes Outspoken, a publishing house founded in 2013 for emerging diverse writers. Their first national tour featuring several of its acclaimed poets will begin this Autumn, and we are delighted to be hosting their first visit to Plymouth for this year's Literature Festival. The incredible line-up promise...
Half Term Halloween Pumpkin Carving

Half Term Halloween Pumpkin Carving
25th October 2017 - 25th October 2017
Making Table

Half term Halloween Pumpkin Carving  Wednesday 25th October 10.30- 12.30  Come along and join us to carve out 10 pumpkins one for each of the tables at Column Bakehouse Ocean Studios Once carved out each pumpkin will be made into an Autumnal floral arrangement.  Any one under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an Adult.  This is free workshop but places are limited so please book to avoid disappointment  To book please please contact me vi...
Ocean Art Group with Esin Forster (Autumn/Winter dates)

Ocean Art Group with Esin Forster (Autumn/Winter dates)
17th October 2017 - 1st February 2017
Making Table

Ocean Studios resident Esin Forster is starting a series of art classes every Tuesday (10-12.30pm) and Thursday(10 - 1pm)* through this Autumn and Winter.  You will get to try, drawing, felt-making, sculturem printmaking, mosaics, ceramics, mixed media and much more. It is £9 a session, which includes cost of all materials.  For more information please call Esin on: 07760401477  *with the exeption of the 21st of December.
Rebecca Roberts Ceramics - Herb Pots

Rebecca Roberts Ceramics - Herb Pots
14th October 2017 - 14th October 2017
Ceramics studio (Ocean Studios)

  Saturday 14th October - Saturday workshop - Herb Pot 10am - 12pm                               £25 Make a windowsill herb pot out of a choice of clays, either to contain a supermarket plastic pot or to plant your own fresh herbs in. To book please visit  https://www.rebeccarobertsceramics.com/product-page/saturday-workshop-herb-pot-member-of-the-public or email  rebeccaroberts...
Contemporary Jewellery Design - Weekender Short Course with Clare Elizabeth Kilgour

Contemporary Jewellery Design - Weekender Short Course with Clare Elizabeth Kilgour
7th October 2017 - 2nd December 2017
G.15 Ocean Studios

CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY DESIGN. WEEKEND SHORT COURSE WITH CLARE ELIZABETH KILGOUR   Course Start Date Saturday 7th October 2017  Course end date Saturday 2nd December 2017 Start time 9.30 AM  End Time 4.30 PM £260.00 Visit Clare Kilgour's website to book here  This weekend simplistic contemporary Jewellery short course is aimed at complete beginners and will be taught in Clare's new jewellery workshop : G15 at Ocean studios, Royal William yard...
Making Table October 2017

Making Table October 2017
7th October 2017 - 28th October 2017
Making Table

  MAKING TABLE october 2017   Upcoming on the making table this autumn... Saturday 7th October Rosie Drake-Knight- Leather Tassel Workshop - 10 – 11.30am - £15 https://rosiedrake-knight.com/shop/leather-tassel-keyring-workshop-9917   Tuesday 10th of October Wool Palette- Knitting Group https://www.facebook.com/WoolPalette/   Friday 13th October -Flower Crown workshop – Miranda Hackett 12:30pm £5 http://mirandahackettflo...
Plymouth Art Weekender 2017

Plymouth Art Weekender 2017
22nd September 2017 - 24th September 2017
Ocean Studios

PLYMOUTH ART WEEKENDER 2017 22/23/24 SEPTEMBER   Plymouth Art Weekender is an ambitious three day event that takes place annually across the city. The third Weekender will be held on the 22nd -24th September 2017. The event is produced by Visual Arts Plymouth and for the next two years the event is coordinated by curatorial duo, Field Notes. For this year’s Plymouth Art Weekender, Ocean Studios will have a range on offer for you. From family workshops and activities to...
CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY DESIGN 10 WEEK EVENING SHORT COURSE .

CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY DESIGN 10 WEEK EVENING SHORT COURSE .
21st September 2017 - 23rd November 2017
G.15 Ocean Studios

CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY DESIGN 10 WEEK EVENING SHORT COURSE . £240.00 Course Start Date Thursday 21st September 2017  Course end date Thursday 23rd November 2017 Start time 6 pm  End Time 9 pm Book Now: www.clare-elizabeth-kilgour.com/jewellery-short-courses This 10 week simplistic contemporary Jewellery short course is aimed at complete beginners and will be taught at my new workshop. The Jewellery Hub G15 at Ocean studios, Royal William yard. Plymouth Over...
U + ME = US

U + ME = US
12th September 2017 - 24th September 2017
Ocean Studios Gallery/Cafe

  U + ME = US JoJo   Under the heading “U + ME = US” Jojo is making a series of projects featuring “real people” over the next two years, exploring different categories, (such as “fathers and sons” and “people and pooches” both currently in development) in a quest to capture something of the essence of the mystery that connects us to those we love. Photographing his subjects in their domestic settings and using a traditiona...
In the Frame: Design a Diorama

In the Frame: Design a Diorama
26th August 2017 - 26th August 2017
Photography Suite

DESCRIPTION CREATE YOUR OWN PHOTO ARTWORK IN A DAY Using digital photography as a starting point you will be printing your work, cutting layers from images and building three-dimensional frames dioramas responding to your own ideas and photographs. Working with artist Elizabeth Orcutt to explore digital image-making, learning photo montage techniques, using Photoshop to print works and assemble new final works of art. Based at Ocean Studios we will be using our studio, and media...
Foto Film Summer School

Foto Film Summer School
21st August 2017 - 21st August 2017
Photography Suite

  DESCRIPTION A ONE WEEK CREATIVE ADVENTURE 13-18 YEAR OLDS Fotonow staff will work with you to develop photography and filmmaking skills during an exciting week of creative media activity. Based at Ocean Studios we will be using our studio, darkroom and media suite to teach digital and analogue photography as well as support collective ideas through digital filmmaking. Our team have lots of experience as artists and tutors and look forward to passing on knowledge leading to the...
Photo Collage: My Favourite Things

Photo Collage: My Favourite Things
19th August 2017 - 19th August 2017
Photography Suite

BRING YOUR PERSONAL PHOTOGRAPHS / OBJECTS FOR CREATIVE INSPIRATION 13-18 YEAR OLDS Representing self through hobbies and artefacts, working with artist Elizabeth Orcutt to explore digital image-making, creative still life photography and photo montage techniques. Based at Ocean Studios we will be using our studio, and media suite to teach digital photography and use scanners as a creative tool. A fun safe friendly environment to play with personal photographs and objects in creating n...
Double Elephant Print Workshops (Summer Dates)

Double Elephant Print Workshops (Summer Dates)
15th July 2017 - 9th September 2017

PLYMOUTH : INTRO TO PRINTMAKING DAYS   Please Book through Double Elephant website: HERE  Where? Ocean Studios, The Factory Cooperage, Royal William Yard, Plymouth PL1 3QQ How many sessions? 1 session When is it running? Saturday 15th July, 10am - 4pm. Or Saturday 19th August, 10am - 4pm. Or Saturday 9th September, 10am - 4pm. How much does it cost? £68.00 Who's teaching it? Simon Ripley   If you fancy getting creative but don’t know wh...
Column Bakehouse Stores Launch TBC
Column Bakehouse Cafe Launch TBC
LIAM SYMES - Made In Plymouth - Making Session

LIAM SYMES - Made In Plymouth - Making Session
26th June 2017 - 30th June 2017
Ocean Studios Gallery/Cafe

Made In Plymouth- Micro-residency  WEEK ONE - LIAM SYMES  WHEN : 26TH - 30TH JUNE 2017  Monday - Friday 12-5pm.  Liam will be taking over the making space at Ocean Studios in conjunction with the Made In Plymouth exhibition in our gallery space in collaboration with Real Ideas Organisation and Plymouth College of Art. Since graduating in 2013 from Plymouth College of Art - PCA, Liam has been in several exhibitions in the southwest including at the Exe...
How to Succeed In Fashion

How to Succeed In Fashion
22nd June 2017 - 22nd June 2017
Ocean Studios Events Space

How to Succeed in Fashion Today     Description (Please book via Eventbrite)  FashionCapital will host its second 'How to Succeed in Fashion Today' UK Trunk Show, at Plymouth’s Ocean Studios, with FREE tickets for students. ‘How to Succeed in Fashion Today’ is a no holds barred seminar lifting the lid on the real UK garment industry, led by Jenny Holloway, with Caren Downie, Gabrielle Shiner-Hill and Deborah Sh...
BAFA 17 - Plymouth University Stage Two Fine Art
DATA Play 6 - Arts & Culture

DATA Play 6 - Arts & Culture
5th May 2017 - 6th May 2017
Ocean Studios Exhibition Space

  DATA PLAY 6 - Arts & Culture    FRIDAY 5TH & SATURDAY 6TH MAY  9.45am -4pm.  DESCRIPTION DATA Play 6 is here and we will be focusing on Arts & Culture Challenges. It will be taking place at Ocean Studies, Royal William Yard. It is taking place over two days, both days will be covering different things so feel free to come along to one or both of the days, whichever best suits you! :) Play Time! Good at coding? - come and code.&nbs...
HERE AND NOW - Ocean Studios Graduate residency Exhibition
RADIUS:50MI
Emerging Natural Beauty

Emerging Natural Beauty
12th April 2017 - 16th April 2017
Exhibition Space

EMERGING NATURAL BEAUTY Install period: 10th & 11th  Exhibition opens: 12th - 16th public opening Artists: Bethany Antliff/ Renovat Destiny/ Itangishaka Moody/ Alice Antliff/ Susan Holmes Emerging Plymouth College of Art students present unique handmade work in ceramics and glass inspired by the beautiful details and colours of the nature that surround us.  
The Art of Truth in the Digital Age

The Art of Truth in the Digital Age
5th April 2017 - 9th April 2017
Exhibition Space

The Art of Truth in the Digital Age Oona Wagstaff & Alan Qualtrough  Exhibtion space take over number one: INSTALL PERIOID: 03 - 04 April, artists will be curating in the space, and installing work. OPENING : 05 - 09 April 12-5pm The work of both artists explores the concerns about the consequences of digital communications technology on our society such as the spectacle and changing nature of truth and reality. By referencing the theories of great thinkers such as B...
LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: PRINT WITH SUE LEWRY 2ND APRIL

LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: PRINT WITH SUE LEWRY 2ND APRIL
2nd April 2017 - 2nd April 2017
Ocean Studio Printing Studio

  LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: Where? Ocean Studios exhibition space with Sue Lewry, to run alongside exhibition 'Turning Points' Creative Sessions - 2 colour wood cut and lino cards to take home 10th March 1-4 Fri 19th March 1-4 Sun 2 April 1-4 Sun Save the dates!   Sue Lewry Bio Born in Hampshire, 1976. Sue now lives in Plymouth with her husband and two children, she works as a graphic designer and printmaker in her studio at Ocean Studios in the histor...
Film Screening + Artist Talk: David Hilton

Film Screening + Artist Talk: David Hilton
24th March 2017 - 24th March 2017
Ocean Studios Gallery

Ocean Studios is delighted to announce a free film-screening and artist talk, delivered by resident David Hilton. Showing work alongside fellow residents in our current exhibition, David Hilton works across a spectrum of artistic fields, ranging from film production and photography to music and painting. He pursues his creative interests to provide personal fulfilment and professional development.  In this event, the artist will be screening TRACES. The sixteen-minute film is a portrait...
LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: PRINT WITH SUE LEWRY 19TH MARCH

LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: PRINT WITH SUE LEWRY 19TH MARCH
19th March 2017 - 19th March 2017
Ocean Studios Exhibition Space

  LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: Where? Ocean Studios exhibition space with Sue Lewry, to run alongside exhibition 'Turning Points' Creative Sessions - 2 colour wood cut and lino cards to take home 10th March 1-4 Fri 19th March 1-4 Sun 2nd April 1-4 Sun Save the dates!   Sue Lewry Bio Born in Hampshire, 1976. Sue now lives in Plymouth with her husband and two children, she works as a graphic designer and printmaker in her studio at Ocean Studios in the hist...
Turning Points - Resident artist exhibition

Turning Points - Resident artist exhibition
11th March 2017 - 31st March 2017
Ocean Studios Exhibition Space

    OPENING HOURS: 12-5PM WED- SUN 11TH MARCH - 31ST MARCH ARTISTS: Sue Lewry, Fi Smart, Shayne House, David Hilton, Nathan Gale, Carly Seller.  Turning Points is an exhibition showcasing the diverse practices of resident artists and new developments at Ocean Studios. The show explores our wide network of artists ranging from photography to ceramics, graphic design to painting.   EVENTS:  Creative Sessions - 2 colour wood cut and lino cards to...
LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: PRINT WITH SUE LEWRY

LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: PRINT WITH SUE LEWRY
10th March 2017 - 10th March 2017
Ocean Studios Exhibition Space

  LIVE MAKING SESSIONS: Where? Ocean Studios exhibition space with Sue Lewry, to run alongside exhibition 'Turning Points' Creative Sessions - 2 colour wood cut and lino cards to take home 10th March 1-4 Fri 19th March 1-4 Sun 30th March 1-4 Thurs Save the dates!   Sue Lewry Bio Born in Hampshire, 1976. Sue now lives in Plymouth with her husband and two children, she works as a graphic designer and printmaker in her studio at Ocean Studios in the h...
OPEN STUDIOS + POP-UP MARKET
OUTPOST! by New Model Theatre

OUTPOST! by New Model Theatre
11th October 2016 - 30th October 2016
Ocean Studios Project Space.

From Tuesday 11th - Sunday 30th October, New Model Theatre return to Plymouth’s historic Royal William Yard with their third Outpost season, in which they’ll be turning Ocean Studios’ beautiful project space into a temporary theatre venue for three weeks and hosting some of the UK’s most exciting theatre companies. And, this year, they’re doing something extra special, bringing together a repertory company of four local actors and a designer to work...
The Creative Business Network at Ocean Studios

The Creative Business Network at Ocean Studios
27th September 2016 - 27th September 2016
Ocean Studios Project Space

We are absolutely thrilled to be hosting our inaugural event for The Creative Business Network at Ocean Studios in Plymouth. This is an opportunity to network with other creative businesses - whether you are just starting out or a little more established, we want to create an environment for you to come together with other like-minded people. Enjoy a glass of wine, an incredible location and some great speakers. We have been running highly successful Creative Women events in Honiton, Devon an...
Creative Collective Market - PAW16
Plymouth Art Weekender

Plymouth Art Weekender
23rd September 2016 - 25th July 2016
Ocean Studios & various venues around the city.

PLYMOUTH ART WEEKENDER AT OCEAN STUDIOS + 1ST BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS 23/24/25 SEPTEMBER. The second Plymouth Art Weekender will be taking place on the 23/24/25 of September 2016, organised by Visual Arts Plymouth. The event will be showcasing contemporary art across the city by local, national and international artists. The Ocean Studios lineup for the weekender celebrates our first Birthday and our growing community of artists. Here are our first event annoucnements... JOCK MOONEY: WHO AR...
Open Studios - PAW16

Open Studios - PAW16
23rd September 2016 - 25th September 2016

Come along to our Open Studios event where you will be able to meet the artists and designers working in their individual studios at Plymouth’s newest and largest arts complex in our stunning Grade 1 listed building. This is your chance to see the artists and craftspeople at work, ask questions and buy unique art direct from the artist or commission a bespoke piece of art.   You will also be able to meet some of Plymouth’s newest artistic talent in the Emerge space for r...
Jock Mooney, ' Who Are You and What Do You Want'

Jock Mooney, ' Who Are You and What Do You Want'
23rd September 2016 - 20th November 2016
The Gallery, Ocean Studios, Factory Cooperage, Royal William Yard, Plymouth

In ‘Who Are You and What Do You Want?’, Jock Mooney presents an elaborate tableau of sculptural objects, drawings and sound, that functions as a personal reflection on the artist’s life. A central metaphor for emotional choice in this new body of work is the congenital genetic disorder of diprosopus (animals and humans born with two faces), one of the most famous examples of which are the so called Janus cats, named after Janus, the Roman god of beginnings and transit...
Creative Collective Market - 16th July.

Creative Collective Market - 16th July.
16th July 2016 - 16th July 2016
Ocean Studios Project Space.

FOLLOWING OCEAN STUDIOS'S INAUGURAL CREATIVE COLLECTIVE MARKET ON THE 1ST OF MAY 2016, WE WILL BE HOLDING OUR NEXT SUMMER MARKET ON THE 16TH OF JULY IN THE OCEAN STUDIOS PROJECT SPACE. THE MARKET WILL BOAST A SUPERB SELECTION OF LOCAL DESIGNER MAKERS RANGING FROM JEWELLER’S TO FELTERS, PAINTERS TO TEXTILE DESIGNERS.    FIRST LINEUP OF ARTISTS... VANESSA LANNEN / NICKY HARWOOD / FAITH JENKINS / CLAIR JOHNS / LOUISE HORROD / CLAUDIA SCHMIDT / NICKY SADLER
Open Studios

Open Studios
16th July 2016 - 16th July 2016
Ocean Studios

Come along to our Open Studios event where you will be able to meet the artists and designers working in their individual studios at Plymouth’s newest and largest arts complex in our stunning Grade 1 listed building. This is your chance to see the artists and craftspeople at work, ask questions and buy unique art direct from the artist or commission a bespoke piece of art.   You will also be able to meet some of Plymouth’s newest artistic talent in the Emerge space for r...
Find out more: Walk, Hands, Eyes (a city)

Find out more: Walk, Hands, Eyes (a city)
20th June 2016 - 20th June 2016
Ocean Studios Project Space.

    Could you guide someone across your city?  Public art producers Situations, in association with the Barbican Theatre, are offering the opportunity for eight people to train with the artist Myriam Lefkowitz, and performers Julie Laporte, Francesca Cogni and Jean-Philippe Derail, to lead one-to-one guided explorations of Plymouth for the Plymouth Art Weekender in September 2016.  You don't have to be a trained perfomer or dancer to take part - we’re lo...
DON'T START

DON'T START
27th May 2016 - 1st September 2016
Ocean Studios Exhibition Gallery

                                                  Don’t Start. A couple of years ago, Bill and Pauline were walking along the South West Coast Path, I think that’s how this started. From Plymouth Bill sent me an image of a line of iron models of naval boats – minesweepers, submarines, destroyersetc. – that he’d seen mounted on top of...
CREATIVE COLLECTIVE WEDDING FAIR

CREATIVE COLLECTIVE WEDDING FAIR
15th May 2016 - 15th May 2016
Ocean Studios, Factory Cooperage, Royal William Yard, Plymouth

CREATIVE COLLECTIVES WEDDING FAIR Sunday 15th May 2016 will also see the inaugural Creative Collective Wedding Market.  Working together with the most individual of designers and service providers, those looking for a truly imaginative, personal and delectable day of marriage will find those providing the most stunningly bespoke of cool services, accessories, ideas and options.   From dress designers to stationery creators, from hat and veil specialists to vintage and...
Creative Collective Market

Creative Collective Market
1st May 2016 - 1st May 2016
Ocean Studios, Factory Cooperage, Royal William Yard, Plymouth

OCEAN STUDIOS’ CREATIVE COLLECTIVES Bringing a fresh stance to the ‘indoor market’ tradition, Ocean Studios is launching a host of fresh contemporary events that showcase unique, creative design and art from a broad spectrum of talented makers, making all immediately accessible to the shopping public.    Launching with the first general Creative Collective Market on Sunday May 1st  2016, all events will take place in the enigmatic Ocean Studios Project...
Elizabeth Orcutt

Elizabeth Orcutt
10th April 2016 - 10th April 2016
1st Floor Events Space

Fotonow CIC presents a talk by artist ELIZABETH ORCUTT, as part of ROBERT LENKIEWICZ: SELF-PORTRAITS exhibition at OCEAN STUDIOS. Elizabeth Orcutt is engaged in photographic practice working with auto-ethnography. She makes staged digital images, visual essays that mimic Montaigne's approach, using the form of the self-portrait to explore the psychological and phenomenological that appear in the hiatus between the subject and the object.  For tickets please email info@lenkiew...
Louise Courtnell

Louise Courtnell
10th April 2016 - 10th April 2016
Ist Floor Events Space, Ocean Studios

Lenkiewicz-trained painter Louise Courtnell will give a demonstration of self-portrait technique, explaining Lenkiewicz’s method for creating the illusion of three dimensions using tones, or shades of light and dark. Louise Courtnell is a full-time artist living on the Rame Peninsula. She met Robert Lenkiewicz in 1987 when he became her mentor and teacher. There followed an intensive two year ‘apprenticeship’ in painting, which concentrated on the understanding of tone. H...
Robert Lenkiewicz

Robert Lenkiewicz
2nd April 2016 - 3rd May 2016
Ocean Studios Exhibition Space

  Robert Lenkiewicz (1941–2002) Self-Portraits 2 April – 3 May 2016     Illustrated: Detail from The Burial of Education, 1986. Art lovers seeking the real Robert Lenkiewicz (1941–2002) will have no fewer than 30 different versions of the artist to choose from at Ocean Studios in Plymouth’s Royal William Yard from 2 April to 3 May. The exhibition, Self-Portraits, is a long-overdue reprise of the show which appeared at London’s Ben...