11 September, 2015 - 26 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.
11 September, 2015 - 24 January, 2016
North to South will present selected paintings from the Towner Collection alongside highlights from the Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums Collection.
10 October, 2015 - 10 January, 2016
Towner is delighted to present the UK Premiere of British photographer and artist Julian Germain’s exhibition, The Future is Ours. The Future is Ours explores the universal […]
5 November, 2015 - 8 November, 2015
See a diverse and thought-provoking programme of artists’ moving image and hear from one of the six shortlisted artists for this year’s Jarman Award: Adam Chodzko, Seamus […]
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 […]
18 July, 2015 - 27 September, 2015
In the centenary of his birth, Towner is delighted to present a major retrospective of the work of William Gear, one of the leading abstract British painters of his generation.
11 July, 2015 - 20 September, 2015
East Sussex Open brings together the best artists and makers from across the East Sussex region – from Rye to Eastbourne to Brighton & Hove.
9 May, 2015 - 31 August, 2015
The abstract painter William Gear (1915–1997) was Towner’s curator from 1958 until 1964. During this time, he added to the diversity and modernity of the permanent Collection with his […]
25 April, 2015 - 28 June, 2015
Capturing the British countryside, from the South Downs to the Norfolk Fen and Constable’s Country in the East of England, Richard Bilingham’s photographs expose the rich textures […]