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Artists Open Studios at Phoenix Brighton – photoreview

Twice a year artists at Phoenix Brighton open their studio doors to the public, giving us a chance to see their works and have a chat. Phoenix Brighton Open Studios … Continue reading

May 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Towards Night – Sixty artists explore the nocturnal ** 24 Sep 2016 – 22 Jan 2017 ** Towner Art Gallery

The evening hour too gives us the irresponsibility which darkness and lamplight bestow. We are no longer quite ourselves. – Virginia Woolf, Street Haunting: A London Adventure, 1930 Towards Night is … Continue reading

November 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: One Day, Something Happens: Paintings of People **  15 Oct 2016 – 8 Jan 2017 ** Towner Art Gallery

A National Partners Programme exhibition from the Arts Council Collection, curated by Jennifer Higgie.One Day, Something Happens explores the everyday theatricality of the body. The artists in this exhibition approach … Continue reading

October 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Constant Linear Velocity – Sculptural sound works by Stephen Cornford** 12 Nov – 11 Dec 2016 ** Phoenix Brighton

The Record Player Orchestra Breathing Space Graham Dunning                                           Presented … Continue reading

October 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Patrick O’Donnell – Retreating Light ** 12 Nov – 11 Dec 2016 ** Phoenix Brighton

Patrick O’Donnell, ‘Losing You’ Patrick O’Donnell, ‘Homage to Albers’   From November 2016 to June 2017, the SOUTH GALLERY is hosting a series of three exhibitions showcasing the work of … Continue reading

October 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brighton Photo Fringe 2016 ** 1-31 Oct 2016 ** Brighton and Hove

Brighton Photo Fringe 2016 is a free city-wide open-access festival of new photography. There is a packed programme of exhibitions, talks, screenings, workshops, tours and parties. Join to explore the … Continue reading

October 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brighton Photo Biennial 2016: Beyond the Bias – Reshaping Image ** Oct 2016 ** Brighton

  Brighton Photo Biennial is the UK’s leading curated photography festival and promotes new thinking around photography through a commissioned programme of events and exhibitions. Beyond The Bias – Reshaping … Continue reading

October 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: MA Fine Art and Digital Media Arts Show ** 8-16 Jul 2016 ** University of Brighton, Grand Parade, Brighton

Download the MA Fine Art catalogue. Show Open everyday from Saturday 9 July – Saturday 16 July.   10am – 5pm, Monday – Saturday. 12pm-4pm, Sunday 10 July University of Brighton, Arts … Continue reading

July 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

ART at Brighton Festival ** 7-29 May 2016 ** Brighton and Hove

Art and Film at Brighton Festival. To see details, click the link   Portraits in Motion Sat 7 – Wed 11 May Brighton Dome Studio Theatre Festival standbys are available … Continue reading

May 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

LAST CHANCE TO SEE: Photography Show: Restless by John Brockliss ** until 16 Apr 2016 ** 35 North

Created over a period of five years, in all weathers and in all seasons, Restless is a photographic documentary of the conflicting moods and ever-changing faces of our marine landscape. … Continue reading

April 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

OPEN STUDIOS 2016 ** 6-8 May 2016 ** Phoenix Brighton

1 WEEKEND, 1 LOCATION, 120 ARTISTS! Phoenix Brighton Open Studios is a unique opportunity to see what goes on behind the public face of one of the largest artists’ groups … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Seeds of Change – Julia White and Frances Doherty ** 13 Feb – 5 Mar 2016 ** 35 North, Brighton

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: S T R E T C H ** 12-23 Feb 2016 ** University of Brighton Gallery

Containing a myriad of creative, curious and exciting artworks from over eighty arts practitioners, S T R E T C H brings together new works by the University of Brighton’s … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show and Events: Press & Release 2016 ** 30 Apr – 12 Jun 2016 ** Phoenix Brighton

Press & Release 2016: Technology and the Evolution of the Artist’s Book. Building upon Phoenix Brighton’s reputation for presenting unique and highly acclaimed exhibitions of artists’ books, we present an ambitious … Continue reading

January 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

ART JUNKY 2016 ** 26-27 Mar 2016 ** Phoenix Brighton

Art Junkie is back on home turf at Phoenix Brighton! Famed for its combination of quirky jumble sale culture and local artistic talent, Art Junky showcases over 40 stalls of … Continue reading

January 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Radical Craft: Alternative Ways of Making ** 12 Mar – 12 Jun 2016 ** Pallant House Gallery, Chichester

‘Radical Craft: Alternative Ways of Making’ combines Outside In’s fourth triennial open art exhibition and Craftspace’s touring exhibitions programme. It will showcase UK creativity by artists who define themselves as … Continue reading

January 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Recording Britain ** 6 Feb – 2 May 2016 ** Towner, Eastbourne

At the outbreak of the Second World War an ambitious scheme was set up to employ artists on the home front to record the changing landscape of Britain. Sir Kenneth … Continue reading

January 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Art from Elsewhere ** 23 Jan – 3 Apr 2016 ** Towner, Eastbourne

 Art from Elsewhere is a major touring exhibition bringing together works that depict different realities of profound global change by some of the most influential international artists working today. Focusing on … Continue reading

January 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show and Events: The New Immortals ** 20 Feb – 20 Mar 2016 ** Phoenix Brighton

20 February – 20 March 2016 Open Weds – Sun 11 am – 5 pm Late openings: 25 February & 17 March until 8 pm Preview: Friday, 19 February, 6 … Continue reading

January 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Second Year Show ** 12-23 Feb 2016 ** University of Brighton Gallery

12th Feb 2016 – 23rd Feb 2016 Second Year Show University of Brighton, College of Arts and Humanities Grand Parade Brighton BN2 0JY   Source: University Gallery | What’s On … Continue reading

January 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Blurred Lines – John Whiting ** 26 Nov – 19 Dec 2015 ** 35 North, Brighton

35 North Contemporary Fine Art is delighted to invite you to an exhibition of pastel and ink drawings by their resident artist John Whiting. John will be exhibiting new work … Continue reading

November 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: National Open Art Competition: The Winners ** 1-13 Dec 2015 ** Pallant House Gallery, Chichester

A display of winning works from the 2015 National Open Art Competition, the UK and Ireland’s premiere open art competition for young and emerging visual artists. This year’s panel of … Continue reading

November 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Call for submissions ** deadline 6 Dec 2015 ** Pop-Up Brighton

 Pop-Up Brighton’s art christmas markets are back…with a difference Once again we will be popping up all over with our Christmas markets. We’ve not just got markets, we have a … Continue reading

November 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Arena: Night and Day ** 21 Nov – 12 Dec 2015 ** University of Brighton Gallery

21st Nov 2015 – 12th Dec 2015 As Arena celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, we explore this famous arts documentary series by creating an immersive experience within the gallery. … Continue reading

November 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Arts Jobs: Head of Learning ** deadline 7 Dec 2015 ** Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne

  Towner Art Gallery Head of Learning £30,000 per annum Towner is an award-winning art gallery, showcasing artists of national and international significance and presenting works from the acclaimed collection. We … Continue reading

November 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

CINE-CITY 13th Brighton Film Festival 2015 ** 13-29 Nov 2015 ** Brighton

CINECITY presents the very best in world cinema with a global mix of premieres and previews, treasures from the archive, artists’ cinema, a showcase of films made in this city … Continue reading

October 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Call for Artists/Makers/Musicians: Alternative Christmas Light Swith On – 28 Nov 2015 ** deadline 8 Nov 2015 ** Pop-Up Brighton

Alternative Christmas Light Swith On Run by creatives for creatives This year Pop-Up Brighton will be hosting an alternative event to the Christmas light switch on, as creatives ourselves we feel as … Continue reading

October 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Blooming Marvellous – Fran Doherty ** 17 Oct – 14 Nov 2015 ** 35 North

35 North is delighted to invite you to an exhibition of fine art ceramics by Fran Doherty. Fran’s stunning ceramics are inspired by the flowers and plants she sees all … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Arts Jobs: Communications & Marketing Assistant ** deadline 26 Oct 2015 ** Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne

We are recruiting for a full-time permanent Communications & Marketing Assistant to work in our busy Communications & Marketing team. This is an exciting role for someone with minimum one-year experience working … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Arts Jobs: Temporary Gallery Assistant ** deadline 31 Oct 2015 ** Towner, Eastbourne

  We are seeking to recruit a team of temporary casual staff to join our Front of House team for a two month period, from 29th November 2015 to 30th … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Brighton MA 2015 ** 19-25 Sep 2015 ** University of Brighton, Grand Parade

19 – 25 September 2015 University Gallery Student work from masters level courses in MA Sequential Design/Illustration, MA Arts and Design by Independent Project and MA Photography Source: Brighton MA … Continue reading

September 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: John Napier: Stages, Beyond the Fourth Wall ** 29 Nov 2015 – 31 Jan 2016 ** Towner, Eastbourne

Multi award-winning set and costume designer John Napier brings theatre and art together in a new exhibition, Stages, Beyond the Fourth Wall. Napier’s innovation and distinctive style is responsible for some … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Film London Jarman Award Touring Programme 2015 ** 5-8 Nov 2015 ** Towner, Eastbourne

See a diverse and thought-provoking programme of artists’ moving image and hear from one of the six shortlisted artists for this year’s Jarman Award: Adam Chodzko, Seamus Harahan, Gail Pickering, … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Exotic Creatures ** 14 Nov 2015 – 28 Feb 2016 ** Royal Pavilion

This exhibition explores animals in the Royal Collection, menageries and early zoos, and political beasts in the period 1750 to 1850. Discover the fascinating story of the first living giraffe … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Phoenix’s Art Junky at the Open Market ** 24 Oct, 28 Nov 2015 ** The Open Market, Brighton

Art Junky is the indoor market that combines our love for quirky jumble sale culture with local artistic talent! We’ll be showcasing a selection of unique and affordable craft, artwork, … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Phoenix Gallery to reopen in 2016 – Ground Floor Refurbishment

The gallery will be closed to the public for the next several months as we prepare and undertake refurbishment work on the gallery and front entrance to the building. Phoenix … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Cream 15 – photographic graduate talent ** 9-30 Oct 2015 ** University of Brighton Gallery

After a hiatus of 2 years, Crane Kalman Brighton Gallery is pleased to return to Brighton audiences with Cream 15, an exhibition featuring a new selection of some of the … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Chalk Gallery at the Towner ** 2-14 Oct 2015 ** Towner, Eastbourne

Chalk Gallery is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a special exhibition of paintings, prints, jewellery, ceramics, sculptures and wood carvings by past and present members, at the Towner Gallery.Chalk is … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Julian Germain – The Future is Ours, Classroom Portraits 2004-2015 ** 10 Oct 2015 – 10 Jan 2016 ** Towner, Eastbourne

Towner is delighted to present the UK Premiere of British photographer and artist Julian Germain’s exhibition, The Future is Ours.The Future is Ours explores the universal themes of school and … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

LAST CHANCE TO SEE: East Sussex Open 2015 ** until 20 Sep 2015 ** Towner, Eastbourne

East Sussex Open brings together the best artists and makers from across the East Sussex region – from Rye to Eastbourne to Brighton & Hove. With a record number of entries, this … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Photography Show: American Stories – Mark Nelson ** 12 Sep – 10 Oct 2015 ** 35 North, Brighton

  It is a great pleasure to welcome photographer Mark Nelson to 35 North Contemporary Fine Art this September. Mark’s exhibition of highly evocative images is drawn from his 25 … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

First Mondays ** 6 Jul 2015 ** Phoenix, Brighton

Talks by Mandy Lee Jandrell and Reinis Lismanis  Please join us on our second free First Monday event. Come along to this informal gathering and find out the latest Photo … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Event: Kim L Pace – Works on Paper ** 12-14 Jun 2015 ** Phoenix Brighton

        Phoenix Brighton and Sussex Book Arts Collective present a special exhibition event ‘Kim L Pace – works on paper’. British artist Kim L Pace conjures beguiling … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

PHOTO FRINGE FIRST MONDAYS ** 1 Jun 2015 ** Phoenix, Brighton

Photo Fringe First Mondays First Monday of every month 1 June, 6 July, 3 August, 7 September, 5 October, 2 November Phoenix Brighton 6.30pm to 9pm. We’re delighted to announce … Continue reading

May 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Events at Phoenix ** Jun-Jul 2015 ** Phoenix Brighton

  Professional Development Monthly meet-ups, presented by BPF and Phoenix These will begin in 1 June 2015. http://photofringe.org https://www.facebook.com/events/14458430090644921     Sussex Book Art Collective Monthly meetings in the Green … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Richard Billingham: Panoramic ** 25 Apr – 28 Jun 2015 ** Towner, Eastbourne

Capturing the British countryside, from the South Downs to the Norfolk Fen and Constable’s Country in the East of England, Richard Bilingham’s photographs expose the rich textures in these landscapes. … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Pam Taylor (1929 – 2014) ARBS – A Life in Sculpture ** 6 Jun – 18 Jul 2015 ** 35 North, Brighton

35 North Contemporary Fine Art, in the heart of Brighton’s North Laine, is delighted to present a collection of Pam Taylor’s (ARBS) finely observed and beautifully executed portrait sculptures. From … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Fine Art Degree Show 2015 ** 4-12 Jul 2015 ** University of Brighton Gallery

This year, as ever, the course has attracted artists from around the world as well as from throughout the UK with 24 artists showing.The show is as diverse as they … Continue reading

May 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Arts Jobs: Head of Exhibitions ** deadline 1 Jun 2015 ** Towner, Eastbourne

Towner is an award winning art gallery, showcasing artists of national and international significance and presenting works from our acclaimed collection. We place learning and a commitment to access at … Continue reading

May 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Arts and Humanities Graduate Show 2015 ** 5-14 Jun 2015 ** University of Brighton, Grand Parade campus

A preview of some highlights from this year’s show For nine days this summer the entire Grand Parade campus will be open to the public – a huge gallery showing … Continue reading

May 5, 2015 · Leave a comment