SUMMER 2021 AT HASTINGS CONTEMPORARY
Hastings Contemporary is open Thursday – Sunday 11am – 5pm and advance booking is required.
See here for our most up to date visiting guidelines.
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We absolutely love these. They will make a wonderf
We absolutely love these. They will make a wonderful gift for someone who loves Hastings.
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Sent off some Hastings Net Huts to @_art_on_sea this week. Can’t wait to revisit one of my fave places in Sussex 🌞
#hastingscontemporary #fishermenhuts #artonsea #giftidea
This summer, Hastings Contemporary presents Seasi
This summer, Hastings Contemporary presents Seaside Modern: Art and Life on the Beach.
With staycations booming and forecasters predicting a surge in the popularity of traditional seaside resorts, curator James Russell @jamesrussell66 takes a fresh look at the popularity of the British seaside in the first half of the 20th century.
Workers took advantage of their newly-gained holidays to flock to the coasts, and young sophisticates cast aside Victorian attitudes to nudity and donned fashionable beachwear. Through their own exploration of the landscapes and inhabitants of the seashore, artists established the British beach as an essential site of the development of Modern British art.
Open Thursday - Sunday, tickets are available to book via our website. ...
Make the most of this beautiful weather and explor
Make the most of this beautiful weather and explore our town with the world's first-ever art GeoTour with Hastings Contemporary and @cultureshiftcio
Using geocaching, the GPS-enabled digital treasure hunt technology, communities from each of the seven #EnglandsCreativeCoast locations were invited to share their personal stories of what it’s like to live in that particular coastal place, respond to the new artwork in their town and give visitors a new way to interact with the landscape.
In Hastings, there are 6 geocaches stretching from one end of the borough to the other, each located fairly close to the coast.
Made by 6 different groups, they all take on different shapes and forms dictated by their different hiding places and the stories each group wants ...
Our Shop sells not only the beautiful Seaside Mode
Our Shop sells not only the beautiful Seaside Modern catalogues but also a selection of postcards from the exhibition.
Make sure to have a look when you visit us this weekend.
Please prebook your tickets via our website www.hastingscontemporary.org
#SeasideModern #hastingscontemporary #artonsea
Best views in town? Book your tickets to visit our
Best views in town? Book your tickets to visit our exhibitions and enjoy a light meal at @thedrifteft
via our website www.hastingscontemporary.org
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We love seeing your pictures from The Drift, especially of the beautiful view from our terrace in the sun!
We're open today fo. @_art_on_sea visitors and members to come and enjoy a drink and some food in lovely settings.
Use #EFTDrift to show us your Drift pictures!
#Coffee #Cakesofinstagram #Coffeelover #Homemadecakes #Hastings #Hastingscontemporary #Viewgoals #communitycafe #beachlife #charitywork
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Today I finally got
Reposted from @janeymoffatt
Today I finally got to show the kids from Sacred Heart the completed Geocache that we made together - many hours of sewing! 🪡🧵🪡
Part of a project for England’s Creative Coast, @_art_on_sea & @cultureshiftcio - connecting galleries along the South East from Turner to Towner via the world’s first Geo Art Tour.
There are 6 art Geocaches to find in Hastings & St Leonards alone!
Visit @_art_on_sea for further information & to find one of the caches. Happy hunting!
#geocaching #treasure #artforeveryone #daysoutwithkids #hastings #hastingscontemporary #EnglandsCreativeCoast #Hastingsgeo
Calling all artists!
You could win up to £10,000
Calling all artists!
You could win up to £10,000 & a solo exhibition with us at Hastings Contemporary.
Known as the UK’s most important open exhibition for drawing, the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize is calling for entries until 17 June.
The Drawing Prize gives artists the opportunity to show their work on a national tour of the UK and win £27,000 in prizes.
This includes the Evelyn Williams Drawing Award, selected by our Director, Elizabeth Gilmore, alongside @anitataylor_, the Prize’s Founding Director, and David Alston, Evelyn Williams Trustee.
Drawing practitioners from around the world are invited to enter up to 3 works, in all mediums and styles, via TBWDrawingPrize.artopps.co.uk
📷 The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing ...
We are delighted to be featured in today's @thetim
We are delighted to be featured in today's @thetimes
Zoom in to read 🔎
The Times news coverage
Monday 7 June 2021
📷 Eric Ravilious (1903-42)
Mackerel Sky 1938
Watercolour and pencil on paper
#hastingscontemporary #ericravilious #artonsea #SeasideModern
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