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Art across the Spectrum

The likes of Stella Vine, Damien Hirst, Rankin and Stephen Wiltshire (whose view of London is shown above) have all donated work for SpectrumArt 2009, an auction to raise funds for the Cornish charity working with those affected by autistic spectrum disorders

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Paul McGowan interviewed by Tea & Biscuits Magazine

September 2015

Tea & Biscuits Magazine - Issue Three - September 2015

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The Cult Joins Forces With Paul McGowan And War Child!

August 8, 2013

Critically-acclaimed artist, Paul McGowan has appointed The Cult ahead of his ongoing War Child collaboration and Trigger Finger collection for the charity, which has been three years in the making and will raise money and awareness for the cause.

The Cult will be working closely with McGowan and War Child to publicise the initial launch of the collaboration with three gallery shows...

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December 22, 2010

Soundcheck ® - In Studio: Gary Lucas
Avant garde guitarist Gary Lucas toured with Captain Beefheart in the eighties and has been making music ever since. He plays live in the Soundcheck studio.

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November 3, 2010

Precipice brings Paul back to Eden Project

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Western Morning News

Artist's final work looks at man's relation with nature

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Evening Standard

Police swoop on gallery after passer-by spots a bomb.. but it's really artwork

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BBC News

Police in riot gear were sent to raid a central London gallery after it put a fake bomb in the window.

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Venue

Paul of Fame

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Allarme Bomba a Londra? No, opera d’arte ( Alarm over bomb in London. Not, art work?)

La polizia di Londra fa irruzione nella Mauger Modern Art Gallery in Pimlico dopo che un passante aveva denunciato al 999 un oggetto ticchettante che in tutto e per tutto assomigliava “ad una bomba armata e pronta ad esplodere”.

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Police sent to London gallery over bomb artwork

BBC News, June 11, 2010

Police in riot gear were sent to raid a central London gallery after it put a fake bomb in the window.... The gallery said the "comedy bomb" was strapped to a step ladder and featured "Western-style bunches of dynamite" and an alarm.

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Spectrum charity auction success

Charity art auction, held in late October in Newquay raises thousands of pounds for local organisation Spectrum.

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Art Across the Spectrum

This year's SpectrumArt auction, which has the theme of communication, will take place on October 31 at the Headland Hotel in Newquay.

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Art beat: Paul McGowan's sinister triptych to Dartmoor

'A potent symbol of a culture that's losing its self-respect': Paul McGowan and his triptych The Divinity of Monsters

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Recent Press coverage

 

27th August 2009

Stellar line-up of artists for auction

Headland Hotel is setting for Spectrum's annual all-star fund-raising event

Read full West Briton article (PDF)

 

14th August 2009

Art beat: Paul McGowan's sinister triptych to Dartmoor

'A potent symbol of a culture that's losing its self-respect': Paul McGowan and his triptych The Divinity of Monsters

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The Eden Project

 

'Paul McGowan - Artist in residence at Eden 2008/2009'
Eden Friends magazine

 

'Artist Paul hangs high over Eden'
West Briton

 

'On the edge of creation'
Western Morning News

'High art makes debut at Eden'
St Austell Voice

 

Paul McGowan at home in the dome
Inspired by the Eden Project's luxuriant natural-world environment, the acclaimed British artist will be staged Living On The Edge in the venue's vast Mediterranean Biome. (Check back in Spring 2010 to find out details about Paul McGowan's follow-up work)

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Charity

 

 

'Autism charity attracts titans of the art world'
The Independent

 

Inaugural Fundraising Event for the Rebuilding of Mutaro School, Kenya.
The Rainbow Collection’s Children’s Foundation