Talks, tours & events

Open Ended

Tue 3 Mar | 10am - 12pm

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


Art Store Tours

Sun 8 Mar - Sun 19 Apr | Alternate Sundays 12pm

These hour-long guided tours offer a fascinating and engaging introduction to Towner’s impressive art Collection.


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Families, children & young people

Tiny Towner

Tue 3 Mar - Tue 5 May | 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.


Tiny Towner Bookable Sessions

Thu 19 Mar | 10.30am - 12pm

Facilitated creative sessions for under 5s led by staff from Towner and Eastbourne Library. 12 spaces per session.


Art Relay! Childrens’ workshop sessions

Tue 7 Apr - Fri 10 Apr |

Over the Easter school holidays, families and children will have the chance to make art with a range of tools including animation, video, photography, sound, text, collage, drawing and 3D modelling.


Artist network

Contemporary art: history and ideas

Sat 14 Mar - Sun 22 Mar | 10.40am-4.40pm

Join Dr Emilia Terracciano as she takes you on a journey that will deepen your knowledge and understanding of contemporary visual culture.


Blue Monkey Exchange: Artists Residencies

Thu 19 Mar | 6-8pm

Following on from their Shared Space Residency last year, Blue Monkey Network has invited their Shared Space artists to talk about their residency experience. This will include how they were able to develop their work, how they worked alongside each other and the longer term effects of the residency on their practices.