COMING SOON: SIDEWALK SURFER

Sidewalk Surfer

14th September to 16th November 2019

Discover skateboard photography in the Cornish landscape with stunning images from Sidewalk Magazine published photographers Chris Johnson, Danny parker, Jenna Selby and Leo Sharp. Interwoven will be archive material telling the story of skateboarding in Cornwall. 

Accompanying the show will also be a series of skate events including a temporary halfpipe on the moor and skateboard photography masterclasses.

In partnership with Mount Hawke Skatepark and Cornwall Film Festival. 

Please see our events guide for more details 

SIDEWALK SURFER EVENTS

A Cabaret of Mechanical Movement

This film showcases Falmouth Art Gallery's 2018 summer exhibition 'A Cabaret of Mechanical Movement' which tells the story of forty years of automata making in Falmouth, and celebrates the work of Peter Markey, Ron Fuller, Sue Jackson, and Paul Spooner alongside works by contemporary local automata makers.

A Cabaret of Mechanical Movement is funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.


Promotional film produced by Greg McKinney

Charles Napier Hemy RA RWS (1841-1917) A Rocky Shore, signed and dated 1878 oil on canvas 50.5 x 76.5 cms Purchased with help from generous donations from local supporters.

HOOK, LINE AND SINKER

HOOK, LINE AND SINKER 
8th July to 7th September 2019

Tight lines! We've reeled in some spectacular fishing themed artworks for an exhibition that really is the catch of the day. On display will be a mixture of traditional and contemporary paintings, drawings, sculpture and automata from Falmouth's collection, including a new acquisition, A Rocky Shore by Charles Napier Hemy (1841-1917).

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