The Sequestered Spirit: Artists in Isolation

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 23rd, 2020

The past months have been a difficult time for artists: the Covid epidemic has caused catastrophic loss, severe hardship, attrition of our social and professional networks, cancellation of exhibitions, events, continue…

Heather Bowring

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 23rd, 2020

Heather Bowring had a residency back in 2018, but wanted to share her latest news: “The first image of the Wedding book was what I was working on during my continue…

Drawing Bursary award 2020

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith October 14th, 2019

We are pleased to announce our third Bursary Award, which will support a two-week residency at Brisons Veor, Cape Cornwall,  in Autumn 2020. The award will be made to an continue…

New Bathroom, March 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith September 11th, 2019

In March this year we were able to undertake the renovation of our bathroom, and we set aside two weeks to do the re-fit and also put down new flooring continue…

Visual Arts Bursary, July 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith September 11th, 2019

Following the successful Writers’ Bursary in 2017, we felt encouraged to provide a Bursary award for a visual artist, and in September 2018 we circulated a Call for Artists. From continue…

What a year! Summer 2017

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith December 5th, 2017

Renovation Project It’s been a very busy summer here at Brisons Veor. As well as a full residency programme, we have had major building work to complete, which has been continue…

Celebrating 25 years of Brisons Veor

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 20th, 2017

Dear Residents and Friends of Brisons Veor,    This year we celebrate 25 years of Brisons Veor!  It is just over a year since I became Trust Administrator for Brisons continue…

Bursary to support writers with a residency at Brisons Veor

Posted by: Neil Brown June 6th, 2017

Thanks to a kind donation from Katrina Naomi*, a successful contemporary poet based in Penzance, in 2016 two writers were awarded special Writers’ Bursaries for residencies at Brisons Veor, a continue…

Artists at Brisons Veor

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith October 7th, 2016

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As the new Administrator for the Trust, it has been a delight to read the feedback from artists who have enjoyed residencies this year. Occasionally, as well as your thanks, continue…

Call for submissions for residencies, July – December 2017

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith October 4th, 2016

We are now taking residency applications for the period July – December 2017 Please go to APPLY to download an application form. The deadline for applications is 20 December 2016