Talks, tours & events

The Weather Report

Tue 19 Feb - Sun 24 Feb | 10.00am to 4.00pm

Creative reporters needed! Join us to build an immersive environment over a week, creatively responding to our current exhibition The Weather Garden: Anne Hardy curates the Arts […]

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Colette

Thu 21 Feb | 4.30pm & 7.00pm

A radiant Keira Knightley (Atonement, Anna Karenina) gives a career-best performance in this exhilarating, entertaining and timely film about the life of groundbreaking French novelist Colette, best known for Gigi.

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Before Stonewall

Sat 23 Feb | 4.30pm

We are proud to host our second LGBT History Month screening in association with our friends at Eastbourne Rainbow and Bourne Out. This year, to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, we present Before Stonewall. So much more than a brilliant documentary about LGBTQ+ life in the USA before the 1969 Stonewall riots, Greta Schiller’s perception-changing film places its audience in the presence of legends in their own lifetimes.

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Beautiful Boy

Sat 23 Feb | 2.00pm

Starring Academy Award nominees Timothee Chalamet and Steve Carell, Beautiful Boy is a deeply moving portrait of a family’s unwavering love and commitment to each other in the face of their son’s addiction and his attempts at recovery.

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Blue Monkey Network: An Introduction to Instagram with Beth Bowman

Sat 23 Feb | 2.00pm

Lots of artists use Instagram to promote their practice but how many use it effectively? In this short workshop Beth Bowman will take us through an introduction to Instagram as a platform, what makes it different and how can you combine it with your other social accounts to best benefit you and your practice.

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Beautiful Boy

Sun 24 Feb | 2.00pm & 4.30pm

Starring Academy Award nominees Timothee Chalamet and Steve Carell, Beautiful Boy is a deeply moving portrait of a family’s unwavering love and commitment to each other in the face of their son’s addiction and his attempts at recovery.

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LGBTQ Tour of the Towner Collection

Sun 24 Feb | 1.00pm

Celebrating LGBT History Month, join us for a free tour of the Towner Collection that will focus on objects and artworks in Towner’s rich and diverse collection with […]

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Into Film educational screening: Hairspray

Wed 27 Feb | 10.00am

Into Film is proud to present an educational screening of Hairspray (John Waters, PG, 1988) at Towner Art Gallery as part of their LGBT History Month programme showcasing LGBTQ+ cinema. This event is open to all school and home educator groups.

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