Welcome to Eastbourne Artists! Whether you are an artist or patron this is your one stop site to find out all about the visual arts scene in Eastbourne. Use the headings above to find out about practicing artists, galleries, groups, and the annual Open Houses event, with featured exhibitions in and around Eastbourne on our home page below. All artists living or working in Eastbourne are entitled to a free basic listing and you can follow us on facebook and Instagram.
Towner is an award-winning contemporary art gallery and museum for South East England, right here in Eastbourne. Please see their website for further events and details.
Now, Today, Tomorrow and Always brings together a range of artworks that explores how popular culture, and its vast compendium of imagery, words and materials has influenced recent contemporary art. With a focus on the provocative, liberating and seductive power of music and film, the exhibition considers how popular culture has continued to be a source of inspiration for artists, while also reflecting on a diverse range of themes from subculture, fandom and marginal communities, to individual, collective and national identities.
22 July - 8 Oct, Towner, FREE.
A Green and Pleasant Land
British Landscape and the Imagination: 1970s to Now
Ian Goldsmith is an exciting British representational artist. Although the main body of his work centers on portraiture, he also explores other figurative subjects in the same sympathetic manner and often with a subtle sense of humour.
The Devonshire Collective is a creative and cultural hub based along Seside Road in the centre of Eastbourne. Comprising of: DC1 Gallery and Cafe; DC2 artists studios, pottery studio and print room; and DC3 multi-use workshop space.
Threshold is an exciting new programme of visual arts and performance for Eastbourne, thanks to support from Arts Council England and Devonshire West Big Local.
Threshold aims to present bold and thought-provoking art from national and regional artists, with outstanding guest curators, plus provide a range of opportunities for artists in the region. Please see the website for further details.
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