Jerwood Gallery

Jerwood Gallery
Rock-a-Nore Road
Hastings
East Sussex
TN34 3DW
England

Website

www.jerwoodgallery.org

E-mail

info@jerwoodgallery.org

Telephone

01424 728377

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Jerwood Gallery

The award-winning Jerwood Gallery, situated next to the fishing beach in Hastings’ historic Old Town, is the home for the Jerwood Collection of 20th and 21st century art and changing contemporary exhibition programme.

Displayed in seven collection rooms, the Jerwood Collection comprises of paintings as well as works on paper and prints by British artists working between the First World War and the 1960s. The collection includes works by well-known artists including Sir Stanley Spencer, Lawrence Stephen Lowry, Walter Sickert and Augustus John.

Jerwood Gallery has a diverse temporary exhibition programme, which showcases the best modern and contemporary British art. The exhibitions, which change quarterly, are displayed in the gallery’s Foreshore Gallery on the ground floor.

The gallery café, Webbe's at Jerwood, overlooks the fishing beach, has an outside sun terrace and offers panoramic views of the coastline. It’s a fantastic location for a coffee, lunch or afternoon tea. The shop stocks a broad selection of books for all tastes and ages relating to art, architecture and the artists who feature in the Jerwood Collection. We also stock a bespoke range of gifts, eco-friendly stationery, postcards and products related to current exhibitions. You can visit the shop anytime without paying admission to the gallery.

Venue Type:

Gallery

Opening hours

Current Opening Hours

Tuesday-Friday 11am-5pm.
Saturday & Sunday 11am-6pm.

Closed Mondays (except School & Bank Holiday periods)
Please visit our website for more information about our opening hours.

Please note that the gallery will be closed for general maintenance and exhibition turnover from Thursday 10 July - Friday 18 July 2014. The gallery will then re-open with two summer exhibitions, Drawn Together: Artist as Selector and Artists on the Beach: Sir Quentin Blake at Jerwood Gallery Saturday 19 July 2014.

Admission charges

Adult £8
Adult (Local Resident*) £3
Children 5–16 yrs £3.50
Children (Local Resident*) 5–16 yrs £1.50
Family ticket (max 5 people – up to 2 adults) £20
Local Resident Family* ticket
(max 5 people – up to 2 adults) £8
Concessions (ID Required) £5.50
Students, Registered Disabled, Unemployed.
Art Fund £4
Group entry (10 or more people) £5.50 per person
Members / Carers for registered disabled / Under 5's - Free

First Tuesdays - On the first Tuesday of each month entry is free for all from 4-8pm.

Getting there

GPS Codes
50.8559455871582
0.59424501657486

Parking
There are a number of public car parks in Hastings within easy walking distance of the Gallery. Full details can be found on Hastings Borough Council website.

Nearby car parks include:

Castle Hill Road Car Park

Pelham Place Car Park

Rock a Nore Car Park

Travelling by Bus
Hastings and St Leonards are served by the Stagecoach bus company, who run regular services from nearby towns and villages.

Travelling by Rail
There are regular train services that run from London Victoria and London Charing Cross to Hastings. Direct trains to Hastings from Brighton and Ashford International run twice an hour.

Alfred Wallis, Two Boats, 1930

Jerwood Collection

Since the Foundation’s purchase in 1993 of From my Window at Ditchling by Sir Frank Brangwyn, the Jerwood Foundation’s collection has grown steadily in stature and importance to include around two hundred British oil paintings and works on paper.

The Collection’s core areas are figurative and abstract works from between the First World War and the 1960s, and contemporary works by artists associated with Jerwood, including several winners of the Jerwood Painting Prize such as Craigie Aitchison, Maggi Hambling and Prunella Clough.

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Sir Quentin Blake

Quentin Blake: Artists on the Beach

  • 19 July — 15 October 2014 *on now

The exhibition of drawings will playfully explore the stories of artists in the collection from Sickert to Wallis.

Accompanying the display will be a new gallery guide ‘Artists on the Beach: A Jerwood Gallery Notebook’, illustrated by Quentin Blake, which will be on sale in the gallery shop.

The exhibition is part of the summer Jerwood Drawing Festival, which also includes a special exhibition Drawn Together: Artist as Selector. There will be a number of special drawing events and workshops throughout the summer for both adults and children.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Please see our website for information about our admission prices.

Website

http://www.jerwoodgallery.org

Lisa Milroy

Drawn Together: Artist as Selector

  • 19 July — 15 October 2014 *on now

The artists included in the show have all been selectors for the Jerwood Drawing Prize. The exhibition celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the prize, which is the largest and longest running annual open exhibition dedicated to drawing in the UK.

Drawn Together: Artist as Selector will feature work by Graham Crowley, Estelle Thompson, Anthony Green, Deanna Petherbridge, Peter de Francia, Timothy Hyman, Eileen Cooper RA, Alexander Moffatt, Cornelia Parker RA, Ken Currie, William Feaver, Anita Taylor, Basil Beattie RA, Stephen Farthing, Sarah Simblet, Jason Brooks, Yvonne Crossley, Paul Thomas, Tony Bevan RA, Tania Kovats, Emma Talbot, Rachel Whiteread, Lisa Milroy RA, and Michael Craig-Martin RA.

Drawn Together: Artist as Selector has been curated by Professor Anita Taylor.

Jerwood Drawing Prize is led by Drawing Projects UK, with the support of Jerwood Charitable Foundation and in association with Bath Spa University.

The exhibition is part of the summer Jerwood Drawing Festival, which also includes a special display of works by Sir Quentin Blake. There will be a number of special drawing events and workshops throughout the summer for both adults and children.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Please visit our website for information on our admission prices.

Website

http://www.jerwoodgallery.org

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
JDF

Non-Permanent and Experimental Art Workshop

  • 24 July 2014 2:30-4:30pm *on now

On Thursday 24 July, join Jo Kori, Tony Tulloh and Felicity Truscott to explore how you can create and make a record of non- permanent, experimental art in the studio from 2.30pm - 4.30pm.

£10.

Booking is essential, as places are limted. To book, please call 01424 728377.

This workshop is suitable for teenagers and adults.

Admission

£10 per person

JDF

Stand on your Head with Amazement: A Drawing Workshop

  • 24 July 2014 11:30am-1pm *on now

Jo will show you drawing techniques, which will amaze all those who encounter your work. After the workshop you’ll have to decide whether to let people in on the secret or not.

£10.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

This workshop is suitable for 5-11yrs.

Admission

£10 per person

JDF

Digital Drawing: Artists' Top Tips

  • 25 July 2014 2:30-4:30pm

On Friday 25 July from 2.30pm - 4.30pm, explore the world of digital drawing with artists Danny Mooney, Dominique Leoni, Tony Tulloh and Jo Kori. The artists will share with you their top tips and knowledge which will enable you to work with digital drawing in a new way.

£10.

Booking is essential, as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

This workshop is suitable for teenagers and adults.

Admission

310 per person

JDF

Shan Shui: Chinese Landscape Drawing and Perception

  • 2 August 2014 11:30am-3:30pm

Shan Shui: Chinese Landscape Drawing & Perception is a four hour workshop which takes place from 11.30am - 3.30pm on Saturday 2 August.

In the morning session join Jeremy Morgan, an international artist and associate Professor of Painting at San Francisco Art Institute, for a talk on his work which uses contemporary art materials and specialised drawing techniques, just before his major exhibition in Beijing.

In the afternoon, join Jeremy, Jo Kori and Iona Chan to practically explore the tradition of Chinese Brush Drawing.

£20.

Booking is essential, as places are limted. To book, please call 01424 728377.

Suitable for teenagers and adults.

Admission

£20

JDF

Animated Figure Workshop with Dominique Leoni

  • 4 — 5 August 2014 1:30pm

Take a figure for a walk, a run or a handspring! Join our children's animated figure workshop and gain understanding of how to create stop frame animation and learn a new mark making skills using sellotape transfer.

The first workshop will take place on Monday 4 August from 1.30pm - 4.30pm and is suitable for 12-16yrs.

A second workshop for children from 5-11 years will take place on Tuesday 5 August from 11.30am - 1.30pm

£15 per child.

Booking is essential, as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

(Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times during the Tuesday workshop).

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10
  • 14-15
  • 16-17

Admission

£15 per child.

JDF

iPad Drawing Workshop with Danny Mooney

  • 5 August 2014 2:30-4:30pm

Bring your iPad to the gallery on Tuesday 5 August for a practical digital drawing workshop with Danny Mooney, who is currently involved in a Hastings-based project producing a digital painting a day.

The workshop will take place from 2.30-4.30pm.

£15.

Workshop suitable for teenagers and adults. Some iPad experience necessary, no drawing experience required.

Admission

£15

JDF

Mandala Drawing with Roz Katz

  • 6 August 2014 11:30am-1:30pm

This creative children's workshop with Roz Katz will help you to make your own mandala.

Mandala means 'circle' in Sanskrit and is made from an array of symbols, shapes and forms.

£15 per child.

The workshop will take place on Wednesday 6 August from 11.30am - 1.30pm.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

Suitable for 5-11 years (all children must be accompanied by an adult at all times)

Admission

£15 per child

JDF

Wire Drawing Workshop with Danny Mooney

  • 7 August 2014 2:30-4:30pm

Come and create an off-the-page three dimensional wire drawing with artist Danny Mooney in this special two hour children's workshop on Thursday 7 August from 2.30pm - 4.30pm.

£15 per child.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

Suitable for children 5-11yrs (children must be accompanied by an adult at all times).

Admission

£15 per child

JDF

Drawing with Clay with Roz Katz

  • 8 August 2014 11:30am-1:30pm

Ever wanted to experiment with clay? In this session for young adults with Roz Katz you can bring your drawings to life as three dimensional reliefs.

The workshop will take place on Friday 8 August from 11.30am - 1.30pm and is suitable for 12-16yr olds.

£15 per child.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

Admission

£15 per child

JDF

Five Senses Workshop Series with Felicity Truscott

  • 12 — 16 August 2014

Felicity Truscott will help you to explore your five senses discovering new languages and approaches to drawing.

Tuesday 12 August - Hear
11.30am-1.30pm
£15 per child
Suitable for 5-11 years.

Tuesday 12 August - Hear
2.30am-4.30pm
£15 per person
Suitable for adults.

Wednesday 13 August - See
11.30am-1.30pm
£15 per child
Suitable for 5-11 years.

Wednesday 13 August - See
2.30pm-4.30pm
£15 per person
Suitable for adults.

Thursday 14 August - Smell
11.30am-1.30pm
£15 per child
Suitable for 5-11 years

Thursday 14 August - Smell
2.30pm-4.30pm
£15 per attendee
Suitable for adults.

Friday 15 August - Taste
11.30am-1.30pm
£15 per child
Suitable for 5-11 years.

Friday 15 August - Taste
2.30pm-4.30pm
£15 per person
Suitable for adults

Saturday 16 August - Touch
11.30am-1.30pm
£15 per child
Suitable for 5-11 years.

Saturday 16 August - Touch
2.30pm-4.30pm
£15 per person
Suitable for adults.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Admission

£15 per workshop

JDF

Sculptural Still Life with Georgia Scott

  • 22 August 2014 11:30am-4:30pm

On Friday 22 August, join sculptural lighting artist, Georgia Scott, for a special still life workshop. In this session you will use fine wire mesh and lighting materials to create sculptural still lifes with a difference.

11.30am-1.30pm
£15 per child
Suitable for 5-11 years

2.30pm-4.30pm
£15 per person
Suitable for teenagers and adults

Booking is essential as places are limted. To book, please call 01424 728377.

Admission

£15

JDF

Experimental Drawing with Beccy Mccray

  • 23 August 2014 2-4pm

Who would have thought you can draw with ice cream and candyfloss? Join Beccy McCray for a super seaside experimental drawing session on Saturday 23 August from 2pm-4pm.

£15 per person.

This workshop is suitable for teenagers and adults.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

JDF

Thinking Inside the Sketchbook with Jo Kori

  • 30 August 2014 11:30am-4:30pm

This workshop will help you develop a ‘thinking book’ approach to your sketchbook practice, turning it into a continuous reflection on your own creative process.

11.30am-1.30pm (suitable for adults)

2.30pm-4.30pm (suitable for 12-16yr olds)

Both workshops are £15 per person and will take place on Saturday 30 August.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

Admission

£15

JDF

How to Draw a Dylan with Tim Hutchinson

  • 13 September 2014 11:30am-4:30pm

On Saturday 13 September, internationally renowned illustrator Tim Hutchinson will be in the studio throughout the day. Come along and create your own version of Tim’s 'Dylan the Dog', and digitally colour and import your drawing into a page from Tim’s celebrated book, Dylan’s Day. This session also includes a signed copy of Dylan’s Day.

11.30am-12.30pm

12.30pm-1.30pm

2.30pm-3.30pm

3.30pm-4.30pm

£20 per child.

Each session is for six participants only. This will enable Tim to spend time working with each child on their drawings. The workshop is suitable for 5-11yrs.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

JDF

Drawing with Scissors with Abigail Hunt

  • 20 September 2014 11:30am-4:30pm

Join artist Abigail Hunt on Saturday 20 September and explore drawing through collage, using found images to create your own multi-textured art work.

11.30am-1.30pm
£15 per child
Suitable for 5-11yrs.

2.30pm-4.30pm
£15 per person
Suitable for adults.

Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377.

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Admission

£15

Getting there

GPS Codes
50.8559455871582
0.59424501657486

Parking
There are a number of public car parks in Hastings within easy walking distance of the Gallery. Full details can be found on Hastings Borough Council website.

Nearby car parks include:

Castle Hill Road Car Park

Pelham Place Car Park

Rock a Nore Car Park

Travelling by Bus
Hastings and St Leonards are served by the Stagecoach bus company, who run regular services from nearby towns and villages.

Travelling by Rail
There are regular train services that run from London Victoria and London Charing Cross to Hastings. Direct trains to Hastings from Brighton and Ashford International run twice an hour.

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