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Picanha Wine Masterclass

Join Picanha by Fazenda for their very first wine masterclass hosted by Jonas Tofterup of Valdivieso Wines on Wednesday 27th September at 6pm. Founded in 1897 by Alberto Valdivieso, the producer was the first in Chile and South America to make sparkling wine, moving into the production of still wines later on at their Curicó…
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Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival 2017

This year’s Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival will launch on Friday 29 September with the announcement of the Open competition winners and a ‘cultural crawl’ tour of the venues. This exciting event will give the public a first glimpse of entries to the Art and Photography Open competitions, which will be displayed at Warrington Museum &…
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Bedwyr Williams’ new work for Storyhouse

Storyhouse, Chester’s £37m theatre, cinema and library which opened in May, is pleased to announce that its inaugural visual arts commission is with award-winning artist Bedwyr Williams and will launch October 2017. Encompassing performance, sculpture, painting and video, Bedwyr Williams's practice is characterised by his unique humour and gentle self-depreciation, both informed in part, by…
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BBC’s Jonathan Ross backs call for City Gallery

After an invitation onto his BBC Radio 2 Art Show on Thursday, Chester Visual Arts founders, Ian & Cynthia Short, secured the support of Wossy, Jonathan Ross, for the V&A Pop Art in Print exhibition, now running at the former Chester Library and their ambitions for a permanent contemporary art gallery in the City. During…
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