31 August

6artists@SouthLodge

6artists@SouthLodge

6artists@SouthLodge South Lodge (West), Maze Hill, St Leonards on Sea, TN38 0BA 29, 30 & 31 August 11am – 4pm Six artists respond to the playful architecture, intriguing landscape and colourful history of South Lodge and St Leonard’s Gardens; part of the legacy of James Burton. An opportunity to explore how art can evoke histories, stories and a sense of place with exciting new site-inspired & site-specific work resulting from a […]

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UpRising at Respond Activity

UpRising at Respond Activity

UpRising RESPOND ACADEMY, 17A Silchester Mews, St Leonards on Sea, TN38 OJB Sat 29 August, 5 & 12 September 2pm – 6pm Sun 30 August, 6 & 13 September 2pm – 6pm, Mon 31 August & 7 September 4pm – 7pm (contact directly If you would like to view at other times) A collective effort. Art & mixed media by our members aged between 12 – 27 years old. […]

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Journeys

Journeys

Journeys FREE Dance Festival Rye, Hastings, Bexhill Sat 29 August, 1.30pm MANJUSAKA, Rye Studio School: Site specific Japanese Butoh Dance performance combining dance, music and light. Sun 30 August, 1.30pm ANNA MUDEKA BAND, Hastings Stade: Zimbabwean song, band and dancing workshops. Mon 31 August, 1.30pm SUJATA BANERJEE DANCE CO, Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion: The story of Kathak and Flamenco, with Candoco Dance Company. In collaboration […]

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Reflections of Hastings Pier

Reflections of Hastings Pier

Reflections of Hastings Pier The Pier Hub, White Rock, Hastings, TN34 1JY (opposite the Pig in Paradise) 29 August – 26 September Wed & Thu 1pm – 4pm Fri & Sat 11am – 4pm Open Studio Weekends (5, 6, 12 & 13 September) 11am – 4pm Meet the Artist Sat 29 August 2pm – 4pm An exhibition of unique decorative mirrors created by Alison Purdy, […]

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Photography by Helen Pope

Photography by Helen Pope

Photography by Helen Pope Smiths Cafe, 21 Grand Parade, St Leonards on Sea, TN37 6DN throughout festival 10am – 4pm daily (Closed Tue) Pope often explores shape, colour and form not necessarily allowing the viewer to see the subject or allude as to how the image was captured – ‘I prefer the subject to be more ambiguous or even unapparent allowing one to see what they want to see’. […]

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Tides Exhibition

Tides Exhibition

Tides Exhibition Coffee Box, Hastings Centre, The Ridge, Hastings, TN34 2SA throughout festival 9am – 5pm Mon to Fri, and 9am – 12pm on Sat Capturing the ebb and flow of life in Hastings & 1066 Country. The seasons, the memories, the hopes, the realities, Tides is a collaborative exhibition of photographic and creative works from artists living across the area commissioned by King’s Church Hastings. Pictured: […]

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FILM AND STILL

FILM AND STILL

FILM AND STILL Imagen Gallery, 20 Claremont, Trinity Triangle, Hastings, TN34 1HA throughout festival 9.30am – 5.30pm Mon – Sat (closed Wed) Photo-montage work inspired by cinema, by Julia Andrews-Cli.ord. Photographs of man-made structures by Tim Dale. Both artists live and work in Hastings. armstrong@imagenart.co.uk www.imagenart.co.uk 01424 447518

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Simple Pleasures

Simple Pleasures

Simple Pleasures Love Cafe, 28 Norman Road, St Leonards on Sea, TN37 6AE throughout festival 10am – 6pm (Closed Tue and Wed) Come and experience some of life’s ‘simple pleasures’, celebrated by artist/printmaker Fiona Pienkowska. Fiona also runs Printmaking Workshops, locally in her own studio. Contact Fiona to enquire or book a place. fionapienkowska@yahoo.co.uk www.fionapienkowska.com 07763 805581

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Frans Clout & Sjer Jacobs – Dutch Art and Design in Hastings

Frans Clout & Sjer Jacobs – Dutch Art and Design in Hastings

Frans Clout & Sjer Jacobs – Dutch Art and Design in Hastings Loods C, Roebuck Centre, Roebuck Street, Old Town, Hastings, TN34 3BB throughout festival 11am – 4pm Clout, trained in graphics and stained glass, is exhibiting paintings. Jacob’s whimsical figures are made from clay and metal born from a facination with people watching. Join our Music event “Creation in B-flat’’ by Clout and Anja Wellen Sat 29 all day. info@dutchdesignstudio-uk.com 07743 097368

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Right Here Right Now

Right Here Right Now

Right Here Right Now Rye Studio School, The Grove, Rye, TN31 7NQ throughout festival 10 – 4pm An exhibition by national contemporary artists, selected to represent the zeitgeist of 2015. The exhibition is curated by a team of art students from the Rye Studio School led by Jo Townshend as part of the 2015 Rye Arts Festival. office@ryestudioschool.co.uk www.ryestudioschool.co.uk 01797 228434

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