Current exhibitions

Alan Davie and David Hockney: Early Works

15 February, 2020 - 20 September, 2020

Towner Eastbourne are pleased to present a major exhibition Alan Davie (1920–2014) and David Hockney (b. 1937) that will explore the convergence between these two major figures of post-war British painting.


Lawrence Abu Hamdan: This whole time there were no landmines

6 March, 2020 - 18 September, 2020

Recently acquired by Towner, This whole time there were no landmines (2017) is an eight-monitor installation with sound, that uses collected cell-phone-video footage from 2011 to document a ‘shouting valley’ that lies in the contested area of the Golan Heights, Syria.


BRINK: Caroline Lucas curates the Towner Collection

13 December, 2019 - 6 September, 2020

Caroline Lucas – politician, cultural advocate and environmental campaigner – has taken on a new challenge: curating her first ever exhibition. Selecting from over 5000 works in the Towner Collection, Caroline’s choices reflect and resonate with her passions and interests.


Ravilious Gallery and Collection Library

22 November, 2019 - 6 September, 2020

The Ravilious Gallery and Collection Library, supported by Eastbourne Arts Circle, is a new dedicated space presenting changing exhibitions of works by Eric Ravilious selected from Towner’s extensive collection of his work.