People and Place: Art Collection Showcase

People and Place: Art Collection Showcase

04 Feb 2023 - 24 Jan 2024

Open Tuesdays to Sundays from 10am-5pm

The fine art is back! From 4 February 2023, enjoy an updated presentation from The Box’s amazing permanent art collection.

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Free admission. No need to book.

See a salon-style hang of landscapes showing Plymouth through the ages, plus a mass case display of decorative art featuring ceramics, silver, craft, textiles and Plymouth Porcelain.

New for 2023 is a selection of works by female artists including paintings by Wilhemina Barns-Graham, Elizabeth Adela Forbes and Rose Hilton. Drawings by Dame Barbara Hepworth, plus new acquisitions by the much-loved Beryl Cook and 2019 Turner Prize winner Tai Shani will also be on display.

Image credit: Fern Colour, 1958 (detail) by Kate Nicholson. From The Box's collection.