Current exhibitions

Ravilious Room

18 January, 2015 - 1 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.

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A Radical View: William Gear as Curator 1958–64

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 […]

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East Sussex Open 2015

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.

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