Talks, tours & events

Night Walk with Allan Grainger

Fri 27 Sep | 6.30pm to 10.00pm

Artist Allan Grainger will lead a twilight walk on the South Downs offering an insight into how walking at night has influenced his practice, and how the changing light and atmosphere at dusk alters our experience of the landscape.

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I Know Where I’m Going!

Sat 28 Sep | 2.00pm

Due to bad weather, plucky English woman Joan Webster is trapped on the Isle of Mull on her way to the remote Outer Hebrides in Scotland to marry a wealthy industrialist.

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Art Store Tour

Sun 29 Sep | 12.00 noon

Guided by one of our knowledgeable gallery team, you will learn about the story of Towner’s impressive art collection, from the original Victorian bequest to recent acquisitions of works by contemporary artists.

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In Conversation: David Nash

Sun 29 Sep | 12 noon

David Nash - widely recognised as one of Britain’s most important sculptors and a key figure in the international Land Art movement will be in conversation with Sara Cooper, Towner's Head of Collections, and Nicholas Thornton, Head of Fine Art at National Museum Wales as we launch 200 seasons, a major exhibition of his career from the late 1960s to the present day.

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Open Ended

Tue 1 Oct | 10.00am - 12.00pm

A monthly exploration of our collection and exhibitions designed to support those with memory loss.

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Curator’s Walk & Talk: TEN

Thu 17 Oct | 2.00pm

In this series of informal exhibition tours led by the guest curators of TEN, hear about their experience of curating from the Collection and their relationship with Towner over the past ten years. Today's tour will be led by Corinne Farmer, Karen Taylor and Alison Bettles.

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Open Ended

Tue 5 Nov | 10.00am - 12.00pm

A monthly exploration of our collection and exhibitions designed to support those with memory loss.

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Open Ended

Tue 3 Dec | 10.00am - 12.00pm

A monthly exploration of our collection and exhibitions designed to support those with memory loss.

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