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Art isn't just inside the frame...

Whistlefish: Definition. Living Art. 

Did you know Whistlefish, by definition, is a three-bearded rockling? Whistlers, as they’re also known, can be found lurking in the shallow Atlantic waters near St Ives where we opened our first gallery in 1996. Our roots, anchored in Cornwall’s coast and its maritime past, now stretch to the Middle Eastern shores of Dubai. But what else is behind our name?

Whistlefish means living art. Whether we’re collaborating with exceptional artists, creating new designs or handcrafting products in Cornwall, we make sure art is in everything we do - from the first sketch to the final seal of approval. Peek behind the curtain and see how we do it…