Cornwall is staggeringly rich in the arts, with artists and craftsmen settling here from all over the country. Dramatic settings for theatrical and musical performances abound and cater for all tastes.
There are a huge variety of galleries and workshops to discover, a few of which have been included below. Tate Gallery St.Ives
St Ives has supported an artist’s colony since the 1920’s. Tate St.Ives opened in 1993 and is a rare opportunity to view contemporary art in the landscape that inspired it. In partnership with the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden.
Located at Porthmeor Beach, St.Ives. Telephone 01736 796226, www.tate.org.uk Newlyn Art Gallery
Presenting an excited and varied programme throughout the year. Situated in Newlyn. Telephone 01736 63715 Tristan’s Gallery
49 Molesworth Street, Wadebridge. Telephone 01208 815767, www.tristansgallery.com