Mohamed Bourouissa, La Reflet

Recording Britain

6 February, 2016 - 2 May, 2016

At the outbreak of the Second World War an ambitious scheme was set up to employ artists on the home front to record the changing landscape of […]


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Annual Schools 2016

24 March, 2016 - 5 June, 2016

Our Annual Schools Exhibition emerged from dialogue with teachers six years ago and has grown into one of the largest professional exhibitions of school age students’ work […]


East Sussex Open 2016

16 July, 2016 - 18 September, 2016

East Sussex Open brings together the best artists and makers from across the East Sussex region – from Rye to Eastbourne to Brighton & Hove. Last year saw a record […]



John Napier, Equus Head

John Napier: Stages, Beyond the Fourth Wall

29 November, 2015 - 31 January, 2016

Multi award-winning set and costume designer John Napier brings theatre and art together in a new exhibition, Stages, Beyond the Fourth Wall. Napier’s innovation and distinctive style is […]


Ravilious Room

11 September, 2015 - 24 January, 2016

Our new permanent Ravilious room is a dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious’ finest watercolours, explore our unique archive and browse books on the artist. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex, the South Downs, and surrounding areas. Supported by Eastbourne Arts Circle.