Milestone membership for Frome Writers’ Collective 

AFTER ONLY THREE YEARS, Frome Writers’ Collective is celebrating its 100th member, widely acclaimed blues artist and lyricist Eddie Martin. Eddie, who lives in Frome with his wife, artist Nicky Knowles who has also joined the Collective, has spent 25 years touring the world and has kept detailed journals of his visits to the 30 countries he has played in either as a solo artist or as band leader. Full story: Read more

Get Creative at Black Swan for BBC’s Nationwide Event

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Black Swan Arts in Frome will be taking part in BBC’s nationwide Get Creative event on Saturday 8 April, from 2-4pm, alongside ‘The Future Can’t Wait’, an exciting show of exhibits from 30 MA postgraduate students across four disciplines – ceramics, fashion and textiles, fine art and visual communication. Full story: Read more

‘INDUSTRIOUS: Drawings of workspace in London & Somerset’, Rook Lane Arts, Frome, 1st – 27th May

INDUSTRIOUS_E-FlierThe artist Lucinda Rogers is delighted to announce an exhibition of new and recent work at Rook Lane Arts in Frome, throughout May 2016. ‘Industrious: Drawings of workspace in London & Somerset’, will build on Rogers’ longstanding interest in industrial spaces as engines of urban communities, frequently now under threat from controversial redevelopment. Full story: Read more