Sussex ArtBeat

Art on show in Brighton & Hove and Sussex

Moncrieff-Bray Summer Exhibition :: 6 May-25th June 2022

45 artists and sculptors selected from Land’s End to Ullapool.  New work by some of our best loved artists is shown alongside exciting new talents throughout the gallery and landscaped gardens.  … Continue reading

April 21, 2022 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Seascape paintings – Russell Honeyman ** until 18 Apr 2022 ** io Gallery, Brighton

Russell Honeyman’s vibrant seascape paintings of the chalk cliffs near Seven Sisters on show at IO gallery in Brighton’s North Laine until Easter Monday. Monday – Saturday10.30am – 6pm Wedneday … Continue reading

April 15, 2022 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Time and Place – Jane Campling and Amy Dury ** 5-20 Mar 2022 ** Cameron Contemporary Art, Hove

Introduction Jane Campling’s practice involves walking, drawing, looking, painting and reflection – both in the South Downs landscape and in her studio. The paintings can be viewed meditatively and purely … Continue reading

March 4, 2022 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Liquid Gestures – Melissa Gordon ** until 30 Jan 2022 ** Towner, Eastbourne

Melissa Gordon (b.1981, Cambridge, USA) is an artist, curator, and writer, whose practice is concerned with the body, gesture, and painting, through the lens of feminism. Liquid Gestures is a solo exhibition … Continue reading

January 18, 2022 · Leave a comment

ART SHOW: ‘INHALING SPEECH’ by Bobby Madrigal ** 16-20 July 2021 ** Fishing Quarter Gallery, Brighton

Bobby’s work is centred around women and girls. A deep exploration and deconstruction of women’s language and their conversations to andabout other women. The process of adolescence is of particular … Continue reading

June 26, 2021 · Leave a comment

Blurred lines and gender art at LeRoy 3D gallery in Brighton

Paintings and mixed media that blurs the lines of gender archetypes at LeRoy 3 D art gallery on Bond Street. Combination of HyperTalk hyper real oil painting and 3D colour … Continue reading

June 11, 2021 · Leave a comment

Art Show: INWARD by Marta Ptaszkiewicz ** 18-22 June 2021 ** Fishing Quarter Gallery, Brighton

… “Inward” is a continuation of the journey started in last year’s exhibition, “Wanderlust”. Again, the artworks depict the inner journeys, though this time they reflect our immediate social surroundings, … Continue reading

May 28, 2021 · Leave a comment

Art Show: ELEMENTA by Adele Gibson ** 28 May-13 Jun 2021 ** Star Brewery Gallery, Lewes

Adele Gibson’s exhibition ‘Elementa’ brings together a collection of work from a three-year period, inspired by the Amazon rainforest, forest fires and volcanic activity, stormy seas and Arctic ice, and … Continue reading

May 21, 2021 · Leave a comment

Art Show: ‘Don’t bring flowers’ by Ursula Vargas, Oonagh Quinn and Mellisa Barrett ** 14-23 May 2021 ** Fishing Quarter Gallery, Brighton

“Don’t Bring Flowers” Art Exhibition of paintings by Oonagh Quinn, Mellisa Barrett and Ursula Vargas Fishing Quarter Gallery 201 Kings Road Arches, Brighton seafront 14th-23rd of May 2021Opening times 10AM- 6PM Visit … Continue reading

May 20, 2021 · Leave a comment

ART SHOW: Wanderlust – Marta Ptaszkiewicz ** 1-6 May 2020 ** Fishing Quarter Gallery, Brighton

‘Wanderlust’ is a solo exhibition of latest paintings by Marta Ptaszkiewicz, 1-6 May 2020, Fishing Quarter Gallery, Brighton Seafront.  Human lives are a dialectical movement between shelter and venture, attachment … Continue reading

March 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

ART SHOW: Ephemeral Landscapes – A meeting of two minds ** 22 Feb – 9 Mar 2020 ** Kellie Miller Arts, Brighton

Hannah Baker Ivory and Sam Peacock have been collaborating on work inspired by the landscape of the North and South Downs. They felt that Kellie Miller Arts Gallery was an … Continue reading

February 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

LAST CHANCE TO SEE: New Work by Susan Evans – an Exhibition ** until 21 July 2018 ** Naked Eye Gallery

… Naked Eye are delighted to have a new exhibition with award winning artist Susan Evans. Well known for her powerful and dramatic cloudscapes, seascapes and landscapes on canvas, Susan … Continue reading

July 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Art Show: John Watkiss: A Retrospective ** 1-14 Feb 2018 ** Naked Eye Gallery

  ‘Painting and art for me is a means of showing the world a vision which I have seen with my mind, not with my eyes – which I use … Continue reading

January 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Jo Hathaway – The Memory of Landscape ** 28 Nov – 3 Dec 2017 ** Gallery 40, Brighton

Jo Hathaway about her work: “Seamus Heaney wrote: ‘Between my finger and thumb/the squat pen rests/I’ll dig with it’ – I think this is what I try to do with … Continue reading

November 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Art Show: stilleven – Chris Kettle ** 1-28 Sep 2017 ** Naked Eye Gallery

  The Naked Eye Gallery are pleased to be hosting an exhibition by renowned Brighton based Still Life artist Chris Kettle. Inspired by the light within the darkness of Dutch … Continue reading

August 7, 2017 · 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: Paintings by Kate Sherman – Rendlesham ** 5-13 Nov 2016 ** ONCA

This November ONCA is delighted to be hosting Kate Sherman’s solo painting exhibition, Rendlesham. Rendlesham is the culmination of a two-year project, during which the artist has documented the forest and created … Continue reading

October 9, 2016 · 1 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

Art Show: Graham Dean ** 8 Oct – 7 Nov 2016 ** Cameron Contemporary Art

One of Britain’s most powerful figurative painters, Graham Dean’s career has spanned four decades and seen his work exhibited worldwide. His watercolour works have been described as ‘extraordinary’ and ‘immensely … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Figure – A Cast of Characters ** 3 Sep – 2 Oct 2016 **  Cameron Contemporary Art

  This show focuses on The Figure and Cameron Contemporary are delighted to feature the stunning work of Kevin Hendley, now firmly established as one of the gallery’s most collectable … Continue reading

September 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Sam Hewitt – Hintergedanke ** 2 Sep – 2 Oct 2016 ** Dynamite Gallery

  From 02.09.16 – 02.10.16 the phenomenal Sam Hewitt will return to Dynamite Gallery, breathing life onto the gallery’s deep green walls for his second solo show in their space. As well as original … Continue reading

September 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Iva Troj – Fed The Lion ** 15 Apr – 15 May 2016 ** Dynamite Gallery, Brighton

  I Pre-Raphaelite art takes a spin in the face of postmodern, postcolonial, posthetero-normative parallel reality. Meet Contemporary Art Excellence Award Artist of The Year 2016 Iva Troj! Featuring entirely … Continue reading

April 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: ATMOSPHERICS ** 2-25 Apr 2016 ** Cameron Contemporary Art

  Four artists supremely confident in creating mood and atmosphere. A thoroughly painterly exhibition with four hugely talented but diverse artists: Matthew Draper, Luke Hannam, Victoria Kiff and Hannah Ludnow. … Continue reading

March 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: ‘Improvisations – Painting to Music’ by Marta Ptaszkiewicz ** 2-23 Apr 2016 ** Naked Eye Gallery

Music, dance and a fascination with the organic processes of nature inspire the striking, atmospheric paintings in Marta’s latest show at Naked Eye. These strands enrich each other to enable … Continue reading

March 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Extracurricular – Williams and Fox ** 8-14 Feb 2016 ** Gallery 40, Brighton

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February 10, 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: Bill Bate ** 6-31 Jan 2016 ** Dynamite Gallery, Brighton

  Opening Wednesday 6th January, is Dynamite Gallery’s latest solo show featuring the remarkable work of Bill Bate, an artist working in oil on canvas. Available at the show are … Continue reading

January 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Event: Christmas Pop-Up Weekend ** 28-29 Nov 2015 ** The Wolf at the Door, Hove

Join the Wolf for some seasonal fun and inspiration – to take away or enjoy on the spot. Celebrate our wonderful local talent! And find classy gifts galore: Paintings, ceramics, … Continue reading

November 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Shows at Oxmarket ** Nov-Dec 2015 ** Oxmarket Centre of Arts, Chichester

Current Exhibitions Printmakers 2015 10 – 22 November Ever wanted to have a go at printmaking? With 22 printmakers exhibiting at the Oxmarket Centre of Arts from 10th to 22 … Continue reading

November 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Aimie Herbert – Paintings and Drawings ** 28 Oct – 1 Nov 2015 ** Gallery 40, Brighton

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October 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Sam Hewitt ** 29 Oct – 29 Nov 2015 ** Dynamite Gallery

From 29th October to 29th November Dynamite Gallery will be hosting the Sam Hewitt Solo Show. “Sam Hewitt’s powerful and emotional work will touch everyone with its subtlety and beauty”   … Continue reading

October 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: ANIMAL ** 1-29 Nov 2015 ** Naked Eye Gallery

Between the 1st-29th November, the Naked Eye Gallery will be celebrating the natural world from a zoological perspective in the ANIMAL Exhibition. The exhibition is a varied and dynamic blend … Continue reading

October 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: PAINT 5 ** 3-18 Oct 2015 ** Hop Gallery, Lewes

  Five well known Sussex artists meet again with a dazzling show of new work in oil, collage, acrylic and watercolour. Sue Barnes, Sheila Marlborough, Kate Penoyre, Angela Perrin and … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Cecily Tucker – Home and Away ** 19 Sep – 1 Oct 2015 ** Hop Gallery, Lewes

These new paintings are memories or re-workings of places that mean a lot to Cecily Tucker; Cornwall, Ireland and Venice. She work from thumb-nail sketches and images are subsequently transformed … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Claire Beattie solo exhibition ** 10 Oct – 16 Nov 2015 ** Cameron Contemporary Art

In her much anticipated 2nd Solo Exhibition at CCA, Claire’s work goes from strength to strength. By applying layer upon delicate layer, these paintings reveal the artist’s true connection to … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Between The Endless Night – Alan James McLeod and Tanya Tier ** 7-20 Sep 2015 ** Gallery 40, Brighton

Gallery40 40 Gloucester Road, BN1 4AQ Brighton, United Kingdom   Via Between The Endless Night  

September 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: NINE ** 16-30 Sep 2015 ** Naked Eye Gallery, Hove

.. In the final two weeks of September, the Naked Eye Gallery are offering viewers a chance to experience a multitude of artistic styles and mediums in one exhibition: NINE … Continue reading

September 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Liz de Pauley ** 22 Aug – 6 Sep 2015 **Hop Gallery, Lewes, East Sussex

As part of the Artwave Festival 2015 Liz de Pauley will be exhibiting recent oil paintings which are a celebration of useful objects. Even the most mundane things have their … Continue reading

August 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: John McSweeney – Capturing the Spectacle: Paintings of Modern Life ** 11-26 Jul 2015 ** Hop Gallery, Lewes

HOT OF THE PRESS – New Exhibition opens this Friday evening 6pm onwards (10th of July). Please join the Hop Gallery on Friday evening for the opening of their very … Continue reading

July 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: COAST: WHEN LAND MEETS SEA ** 27 Jun – 31 Aug ** Cameron Contemporary Art, Hove

Where land meets sea — Cameron Contemporary Art’s summer exhibition celebrates everything from dramatic oceans and vertiginous cliff tops to seasidy nostalgia. COAST ARTISTS INCLUDE Alison Bell, Judith Bridgland, Lilia … Continue reading

June 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Drawn to Paint – Ann Johnson and Anne De Geus** 20 Jun – 6 Jul 2015 ** Hop Gallery, Lewes

 An exhibition showing how two painters source and develop their work, sometimes using similar subjects as a starting point, occasionally painting from each other’s drawings and demonstrating how individual interpretation … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Wave After Wave – Louise Chavannes ** 6-18 Jun 2015 ** Hop Gallery, Lewes

New works by Louise exploits the ferocity and drama of waves and the beauty and colour therein. Portraying her love and respect of the ocean reflecting memories of a childhood … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Sarah Shaw – Shift ** 6-28 Jun 2015 ** Ink_d, Brighton

‘Shift’, the new body of work Sarah Shaw has produced, contains a wonderful selection of smaller studies and some of the largest canvases she has even worked on. As the … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Made by My Hands ** 23-29 Feb 2015 ** Gallery 40, Brighton

  Draw Brighton is pleased to present a group art exhibition, featuring a diverse range of work from a diverse range of people. The artwork has been created by artists … Continue reading

February 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Req’s Wreck – an allegorical tale on the walls of the loos on Brighton seafront

Finally… I got to take a picture of the street art on the west side of the shipping container which serves as a temporary public toilet on Brighton beach front, … Continue reading

November 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art Show: Ching Piau Khoo & Aldo Cervato ** 28 Oct – 9 Nov 2014 ** Oxmarket, Chichester

  Aldo Cervato is an award-winning photographer whose work covers many familiar locations with his unique eye for perspective and composition. Within his fine art photography galleries, cities such as … Continue reading

November 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art Exhibition: A3 – Artists at Phoenix Brighton ** 8–16 Nov 2014 ** Phoenix Brighton

Phoenix Brighton 8 – 16 November 2014 Open daily 11 am – 5 pm Preview: Friday 7 November, 6 – 8 pm     via A3: Artists at Phoenix Brighton … Continue reading

October 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art exhibitions at Pallant House Gallery, Chichester ** Jul -Oct 2014

  The Scottish Colourist: J.D. Fergusson 5 July 2014 – 19 October 2014 One of the four artists known collectively as the Scottish Colourists, John Duncan Fergusson (1874-1961) was at … Continue reading

September 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Random Reqage – Street art on show in Brighton and Hove – spray can art works in progress by Brighton street artist Req

A poor pun, I know, (random Reqage) since street artist Req’s work is far from wreckage, rather it is sublime. The pun is for one that got away just before … Continue reading

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Seas and Swimmers – exhibition of paintings by Russell Honeyman at Ground Coffee, Hove – Photo Review

Ground Coffee at Hove got crowded at the private view of Russell Honeyman‘s exhibition of paintings, 12 September 2014. The cafe was a good venue for an art exhibition and guests … Continue reading

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment