CIRCLE Contemporary represents a core group of artists including John O’Carroll – Resident artist with on-site studio, Peter Hayes, Simon Gaiger (MRBS), Adam Halls, Merlyn Chestman (RE), Pine Feroda and other guest artists.

The gallery delivers an evolving programme of inspiring multi-media exhibitions, demonstrations, film nights, LOOK Groups and collaborations with TATE St IVES throughout the year.

COMING SOON beginner and intermediate creative art workshops hosted by John O’Carroll with guest artists in his studio where you can further your own practice and explore new mediums.


Are you interested in talking about Art? Join TATE Look Groups

Are you interested in talking about Art? Would you like to meet up with a like minded group and share your ideas.    Looks Groups are free to join and a fun informal way to meet new people and talk art, artists and ideas. You don't need any knowledge about art to get involved and you can…

John O’Carroll & Peter Hayes Feature in Unique Homestays Newest Property

Work by John O'Carroll and Peter Hayes now on display at one of Unique Home Stays newest properties. 'The Stack' lies within the secluded hamlet of Trelion, overlooking the upper reaches of the magnificent Fal Valley in mid-Cornwall. This 19th century engine house is sure to inspire those with a love for unique architecture and rough-luxe interiors, having been stripped…

‘Energy of Imagination’ Featuring John O’Carroll

Resident artist John O'Carroll stepped behind the lens with Vicky Lawrence and spoke of his dreams, past work in Egypt and his current practice in Cornwall. John explains his artistic techniques and the importance of energy and movement within his work. #el-580e9acabf092147735213859960 .video-aspect-ratio { padding-top: 56.25% }

Pine Feroda Exhibits in the RA 2016 Summer Exhibition

Pine Feroda comprises five individual printmakers (Merlyn Chesterman, Julia Manning, Rod Nelson, Ian Phillips and Judith Westcott) who make prints as a group. Despite having collaborated for less than three years, they show their work widely, exhibiting at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in 2015. Solo exhibitions of the group’s work have been presented by…


Please join Circle Contemporary with resident artist – John O’Carroll to celebrate his new solo exhibition showing a series of work on wood, slate and paper.     Saturday 27th August 2016, 15:00 – 18:00 Exhibition will continue until the 17th September 2016   Download price list | For additional information please contact the gallery.

Simon Gaiger | Field Form in Progress

"My sculptures are made from wood, metal and the materials that I find around me. They are descriptions of the elements, forces and patterns within the landscape, natural and manmade, a synthesis of where these meet, clash or unify. Laid hedges, sea defences, harbours, old boundaries, disused railway lines. Places where the memory of man…