Polperro Arts Foundation is the gallery and studio for the local artists and craftspeople of Polperro and the surrounding area. The studio-gallery is a beautiful large space overlooking Polperro's historic harbour and the fish quay. Founded ten years ago it is continuing Polperro's long association with the arts and crafts and has existed as a studio-gallery for nearly 50 yrs.
It has a broad membership of artists, photographers and craftspeople supported by many friends and sponsors including the Lottery Fund. It has organised and hosted photographic and art exhibitions for Polperro's Midsummer Arts Festival as well as numerous other activities and events. The Foundation continues to support and exhibit young artists and encourages their involvement in the Foundation.
Featured artists include Sue Crook, Barbara Ellis, Sue Lord, Nicola Sweetzer-Sturt and Tracy Watts. Photography by Lisa Woollett.