Art, Artists & Sculpture in Penwith

The exceptionally beautiful landscape of Penwith provides an excellent backdrop for artists. Hundreds of artists have come to Penwith looking for inspiration from the scenery and lifestyle afforded by the area.

As such Penzance and west cornwall have a thriving art scene with many artists holding exhibitions in the local art galleries.

The Newlyn Masters

The world famous Newlyn school of art, was bought to the art communities attention in the 1880's. It was Alexander Stanhope Forbes............Read More

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Mat McIvor

Mat McIvor is an artist living and working in Penzance and is also one half of t-shirt design company Rimo-to
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Steve Slimm

Steve has been painting and exhibiting work in Cornwall for the past 25 years & has built a reputation especially for his evocative atmospheric landscapes. Read More

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Steve Dent

Steve Dent is a self taught artist who paints the seascapes of Cornwall.

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Cornwall Art's and Crafts Directory

The Cornwall Arts and Crafts Directory brings together a wealth of things to do with arts and crafts in Cornwall

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Tom Henderson Smith

Tom’s paintings, prints and drawings are inspired by living amidst the landscape and culture of West Cornwall......
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Get listed on this page for free

We offer a free profile page to all artists, musicians, photographers and other creative types in the wider Penzance area. This can include links to your website, facebook, youtube etc. Read More