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United Visual Artists

18 April - 22 June (free)

A fascination with the physical presence of light is embedded in UVA’s work and they have explored different ways of creating a structure from light. The series Vanishing Point employs perspective as both a tool and visual outcome to reshape, redefine and represent a space. Please note that the Vanishing Point installation will be closed from 2 - 2.30pm each day for a technical re-set. The exhibition gallery remains open throughout. Read more »

Near Dark

8 February - 4 May 2014 (free)

Explore the space between night and day, between the dog and the wolf, in a display curated by the artist/film maker John Skoog in collaboration with Bjarke Hvass Kure. Drawing from the time when night approaches as surely as sleep, when street lamps are lit and every being becomes his own shadow. Read more »

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Family Workshop with Andy Willard

Bank Holiday Monday 5 May 11 - 3pm

Create a surreal city street installation from found and made objects, with the journey along the road to be filmed and displayed in the gallery. More details »

Ravilious revealed: a series of talks

A series of talk about Eric Ravilious from three experts: James Russell on Saturday 15 March, Richard Knott on Saturday 5 April and Dr Roy Brigden on Saturday 26 April. More details »

Open Ended

Tuesday 6 May 2014

An exploration of our collection for people with memory problems and their carers – developed by Towner and Sussex Partnership Foundation NHS Trust. More details »

Who's Who?

Thursday 29 May 2014 6 - 8pm

Connect with the organisers behind artist projects in Sussex- Teri Sayers-Cooper, Director of Creative Force and Clare Halstead, Learning and Outreach Manager of Towner. Hear about their roles within their organisations, their plans for the future and ways in which they work with artists and communities. More details »

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Featured Exhibition

United Visual Artists

United Visual Artists: Vanishing Point
18 April – 22 June 2014