The BFX festival has returned to Bournemouth for the fifth year with guest speakers from across the globe. The event is a week-long celebration of visual effects, animation and games encouraging young people to explore their talent in movies and the games industry. The BFX was launched in 2012 as a student competition and festival and […]
A little insight into Treehouse Digital, one of a handful of small film studios based in Bournemouth. This package asks why Bournemouth is becoming a hub for film-making and visual effects, especially being so close to London. Package by: Heidi Merrony
Celebrated local artist is proud to show his interpretations of the stunning landscapes of Dorset for free viewing until December. ‘Surfaces’, a collection by Richard Allen, is now showing paintings of Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch at the Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts. The collection comprises of still-life landscapes including recent Purbeck-based scenery given Richard’s […]
Buzz speaks to Nick Collins, Bournemouth Council PR and Communications manager about the upcoming Arts by the Sea Festival. The event begins this Saturday and runs over eight days. More than 70 acts are performing and there are expected to be 100,000 people attending the festival throughout the week.
Bournemouth’s Russel-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum has launched a new exhibition that is commemorating the 50-year anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England. The exhibition is called Refracted: Collection Highlights and has been co-curated by members of local LGBT+ communities. The launch was celebrated with a 60s-themed party for all the volunteers that […]
New mural is set to be a ‘cultural landmark’ for Bournemouth It been announced that Miroslav Lucan of Lucan Art will be creating a mural at 60 Million Postcards for the Real Art Wins (R.A.W) project. Fundraising will now begin in order to create the large scale painting which will be completed by April of this year. […]
£4million worth of grants has been awarded to galleries and museums across Dorset to improve displays.