Hastings Contemporary

Current Exhibition

TAL R: eventually all museums will be ships

6 July 2019 – 13 October 2019

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IMPORTANT VISITOR INFORMATION: Gallery entry will be half price from 8-11th and 15-18th October as our exhibitions transition over from Tal R, Roy Oxlade & David Bomberg to Victor Willing & Quentin Blake.

TAL R: Short

I think I work in different families of work. I don’t finish one family before I start a new one…”

We interviewed Tal R about his approach to work, his practice as an artist and his exhibition here at Hastings Contemporary – watch the full video.

Hastings Contemporary


Hastings Contemporary celebrates the best in modern and contemporary art in an award-winning building. Situated just a few steps from the pebbled beach, the gallery overlooks the largest fishing fleet in Europe, where you can see the town’s fishermen at work.

Opening times:

Tuesday – Sunday, 11am – 5pm
Bank Holiday Mondays, 11am – 5pm
(last admission 4.30pm)

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Hastings Contemporary
Rock-a-Nore Road
Hastings Old Town
TN34 3DW

+44 (0)1424 728377



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