31 July 2015


Nicholas Serota Opens Ocean Studios Plymouth’s £4.2 Million Studio Development

Plymouth’s £4.2 million Ocean Studios, artistic development within 60,000 ft Grade I listed, former naval building, was officially launched yesterday (Thursday 30th July) by Sir Nicholas Serota, Director of the Tate, and Tudor Evans, Leader of Plymouth City Council.   Serota highlighted the fact that, “In the modern world, the creative industries are an increasingly important part of our economy, […]

13 July 2015


Major UK Artists Announced For Inaugural Exhibition At Plymouth’s Ocean Studios

Ocean Studios has announced their inaugural show at their new Plymouth gallery. The programme highlights key ideas and themes; identity, communication, feminism, diversity, radical craft and social engagement.   Richard Deacon has chosen to release his ‘singular and prickly work’ Bronze Skin, for A taste of things to come, as the opening exhibit along with Bill Woodrow, Mary Kelly, Hew Locke, Gillian Wearing and Grayson Perry. Ocean Studios, Plymouth’s £4.2 million artistic development […]

20 August 2014


Richard Long and Other Acclaimed International Artists Walk On To Plymouth

This autumn, ‘Walk On’: From Richard Long to Janet Cardiff – 40 Years of Art Walking’ ends its major tour in Plymouth. This will be the last chance for people to see this acclaimed exhibition, which gives an insight into the recent art practice of nearly 40 different artists – all of whom have used […]