Free admission

Talks, tours & events

Open Ended

Tuesday 5 August 10am-12pm

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

Collection Store Tours

9 August 1-2pm, 10, 23 & 24 August 3-4pm

Join a tour and learn all about how the thousands of artworks in our collection are stored and conserved with one of our knowledgeable and friendly members of staff. More details »

Alan Powers talk: Sussex Connections

Saturday 9 August 3pm

In Sussex Connections: Peggy Angus and Serge Chermayeff in the 1930s, Alan Powers will investigate the interwoven networks of artists and architects during the years Peggy Angus was based in Furlongs on the South Downs. More details »

Chloe Cheese Monoprint Workshop

Saturday 16 August 10am-4pm

Discover the enjoyable and surprising process of monoprinting with artist and printmaker Chloe Cheese RCA, inspired by the creativity of Peggy Angus and her contemporaries. Presented by Emma Mason Gallery in partnership with Towner. More details »

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Families, children & young people

Tiny Towner

Tuesday 5 August 11am - 1pm

Tiny Towner is a free drop-in for under 5s held every week. Bring your little artists to play & get creative with our new art resources.  More details »

CANCELLED: Family Workshop: Printing & Folding with June Nelson

Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 August

Get your children printing with stamps inspired by Peggy Angus designs. Learn origami to fold the printed paper into objects to take home. Every child will also be given a stamp to carry on printing all summer! More details »

Summer School: Textiles with Susie Deadman

Sessions everyday Tuesday 5 August to Friday 8 August, 11am-1pm & 2-4pm

Using the gallery space and collection as a starting point, Susie will lead a 4-day creative journey exploring design, stencil making, spray painting, stenciling, sewing, construction and embellishment skills. Attend all 4 days and achieve a Discover Arts Award! More details »

Drop-in Print Studio with Lyn Dale & Nikki Davidson-Bowman

Tuesday 12 to Friday 15 August 11-3pm

A free drop-in to see printmaking in action and experiment with printing techniques using various methods, materials, designs and colours. More details »

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Artist network

Blue Monkey Towner Tour

Thursday 21 August 6pm

Explore Towner with artists from Blue Monkey Network. Artworks will be highlighted & discussed within the two exhibitions Designing the Everyday: from Bloomsbury & Ravilious to the present day & Peggy Angus: Designer, Teacher, Painter. More details »