Painting with Words 2019

Painting with Words 2019
16th March – 11th May

An open exhibition celebrating the influence and inspiration of literature and language on the visual arts.
We encourage Artists to explore this interesting and inspiring topic in a broad range of styles, materials and interpretations.

Contact the gallery for an application pack.


The Sea, the sea , forever restarting

Four artists have picked up on this much quoted last stanza of a poem by Paul Valery ‘le Cimetiere  Marin
(the graveyard by the sea) to produce an exciting and varied exhibition based on all things Nautical.

Sara Piper Heap

Sara Piper Heap (who really does like to be beside the seaside) will be basing her copper creations on boats, lighthouses, beach huts, and very possibly the odd dolphin and/or albatross

Judith Harrison

Maggie Furmanek