10 Highlights

Telling Stories – Exhibition and Opening Night

Telling Stories – Exhibition and Opening Night

Opening Night – 21 September 6-8pm Exhibition continues until 13 January 2013 Telling Stories exhibitions opens at Hastings Museum and Art Gallery with performances by Hastings Urban Bikes, ‘from Pier to Eternity’ and Yumino Seki. Alongside the exhibition at Hastings Museum and Art Gallery is a series of free workshops, events and performance including Telling Stories:Fringe at Electro Studios Project [...]

Strange Cargo – Workshops

Strange Cargo – Workshops

     Workshops Friday 21 Sept 10.30am – 2.30pm Stade Hall, Old Town, Hastings An opportunity to participate, come along to artist-led workshops by Strange Cargo and decorate your own padlock to add to My Heart Belongs to Hastings If you would like to decorate a padlock, please come to one of the free public workshops. A padlock and materials will be provided for each participant. You will also be able [...]

Haydn Cornner

Haydn Cornner

   6 Tillington Terrace Hastings, TN35 5JS 01424 446465 cornner@madasafish.com www.haydncornner.com www.ministryofnormality.com www.portal-gallery.com  Haydn Cornner invites you to his new garden studio to share a glass of wine. Indulge yourself in Haydn’s surreal oil paintings – an encounter somewhere between Hieronymus Bosch and Monty Python. Meet the artist, peruse some paintings in progress and talk about flying fish. Also, investigate The [...]

The Big Jam at Trinity Gallery

The Big Jam at Trinity Gallery

8–‐10 Trinity Street, Hastings, TN34 1HG, Gavin Walker /Rachel Walker 01424 719923 info@trinitygallery.co.uk www.trinitygallery.co.uk www.laurencepoole.com Laurence Poole: 07548 688655 Local artist Laurence Poole will work with the local community to create an assemblage sculpture from hundreds of donated model cars. On the final day of the festival the sculpture will be raffled with all proceeds going to St. Michael’s Hospice. [...]

SOLO

SOLO

          Bettina Buck, Jenny Baines, Zoe Brown, Lucy Gunning, Jayne Parker, Juliana Cerqueiraleite, Bronwen Plattin, Lisa Peachey, Kate Hawkins and Louise Colbourne. Electro Studios, Seaside Road, St Leonards on Sea, TN38 0AL me@colinboothart.co.uk www.electrostudios.co.uk An experimental approach to exhibiting the film, video and performance work of 10 female artists. Each piece includes the artists themselves carrying out [...]

Art in Romney Marsh 2012

Art in Romney Marsh 2012

This year we will be presenting an exciting range of site specific visual arts and music. All of the work is from artists and musicians who have responded to the unique qualities of the medieval churches on Romney Marsh. Come and visit this amazing location; travel by car, train or bicycle and be prepared to want to spend the day [...]

‘THE SUN DOES NOT MOVE’

‘THE SUN DOES NOT MOVE’

Photographs by ALEXANDER BRATTELL Preview Thursday 13th September 6-8pm Arts in Healthcare, Conquest Hospital, Exhibition Area Level 3 (main entrance, turn right), The Ridge, St Leonards, TN37 7RD Margaret Richards, 01424 755470 / 07976 477 641 artsinhealthcare@esht.nhs.uk www.esht.nhs.uk/art An exhibition of anomalies and curiosities found from day to day. Moments of heightened awareness photographed and printed in a darkroom as part [...]

Kate Murdoch – 10×10 – Swap

Kate Murdoch – 10×10 – Swap

Stade Hall, Old Town, Hastings Sat 22 Sept, 5 – 8pm Swap Action The 10 x 10 Project is an everchanging display of 100 objects. Wherever it goes, people are asked to take one item and leave something in its place. The only rules are: • One swap per person • The item must fit in the display space (14.5cm x 14.5cm) 10 [...]

Oakley Illuminations

Oakley Illuminations

  The Admiral Benbow, 2 London Road, St Leonards on Sea,TN37 6AE 01424 424119 07879 810587 www.oakleyilluminations.co.uk info@oakleyilluminations.co.uk WELCOME TO OUR WORLD - New illuminations & other works We are once again opening our building up to visitors during this year’s Coastal Currents Arts Festival in Hastings and St. Leonards on Sea. Several new pieces will be on display throughout [...]

Open Studios

Open Studios

The Open Studios programme is always a popular feature of Coastal Currents, and this year we have even more artists taking part, presenting their work in their homes, studios, beach huts and gardens. Open Studios take place over two weekends, and offer a wealth of arts and crafts – from bold outdoor sculptures, to paintings, prints, jewellery, textiles, ceramics, books [...]