Mirror
30/03/23 09:00–27/05/23 02:00

Bridge the Tamar

Multiple artists

Tamar Bridge Image from The Box
Image courtesy of The Box © Mirrorpix

Bridge the Tamar is an upcoming group exhibition at MIRROR, featuring artists based in Plymouth and Cornwall.

Bridge the Tamar is an upcoming group exhibition at MIRROR, featuring artists based in Plymouth and Cornwall.

Curated by : Hannah Rose and Elaine Sinclair

Artists: Rachael Allain/ Bridgette Ashton / Nicola Bealing / Sovay Berriman / Samuel Bestwick / Naomi Frears / Sophie Ingram / Dean Knight / Molly Erin McCarthy / Rhys Morgan / Steven Paige / Ben Sanderson

Inspired by an image from the city archive of activists demanding a bridge over the River Tamar, the exhibition explores the local and global challenges of connectivity between peoples and societies.

Artists were invited to submit up to 3 existing artworks through an open call in response to the following themes:

  • Connectivity across distance

  • Displacement

  • Borders/margins/edges

  • Longing/belonging

  • Togetherness/community

  • Building bridges/repair

  • Closeness/distance

  • Place-making