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Katharine’s work is proving a popular ‘Pick of the Month’ in Swindon!

Items by Katharine Pleydell-Bouverie are currently on show at the Swindon Museum & Art Gallery. A number of the ceramics pieces have been acquired for SMAG as part of the Creative Wiltshire project, and are proving a hit with visitors. Katharine was brought up at Coleshill House near Swindon, later moving to Kilmington Manor near…… Continue reading Katharine’s work is proving a popular ‘Pick of the Month’ in Swindon!

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Enter into a World of Shape and Colour at Swindon Museum & Art Gallery

As part of Swindon Museum and Art Gallery’s exhibition Colour and Shape in British Studio Ceramics, some of the latest acquisitions from the Creative Wiltshire project are now on show. Examples of the work of Katharine Pleydell-Bouverie, Trevor Chaplin and Peter Holdsworth are being displayed, showcasing the breadth and variety of work that Wiltshire’s talented…… Continue reading Enter into a World of Shape and Colour at Swindon Museum & Art Gallery

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‘Painting is no longer merely a craft, it is a form of personal research’…..

The combination of creativity and the instinct of an artist with a deep knowledge of human and animal behaviour; this is how Martina Challis introduces Desmond Morris to us in ‘The Artistic Ape: three million years of art’ by Desmond Morris. We have purchased this as part of our creative Wiltshire project to acknowledge the…… Continue reading ‘Painting is no longer merely a craft, it is a form of personal research’…..

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A Taste of What’s to come…

With the Creative Wiltshire & Swindon Project having only just got off the ground, I thought I’d share with you a few items from our currently limited stock of creative work to whet your appetite and, hopefully, open up the discussion as to just who and/or what you think we should be collecting! Robin Tanner…… Continue reading A Taste of What’s to come…