Thelma Hulbert Gallery

Elmfield House
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THG is an award-winning public art gallery based in Honiton, East Devon. It occupies an attractive, Grade II listed, Georgian town house, formerly the home and studio of the artist Thelma Hulbert. The gallery has an exciting programme of six exhibitions a year and houses a permanent collection of Thelma Hulbert paintings.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Tues - Sat 10.00 - 17.00

Closed: Sun Mon
two weeks during change over of exhibitions
Christmas & New Year

Admission charges

All: Free

Getting there

By Car
Honiton is just off A30 and A35 thoroughfares. On the High Street take right hand turn into Dowell Street (signposted to Cullompton) and first right. Parking adjacent to gallery in Lace Walk car parks on Dowell Street
By Bus/Rail
THG is easily accessible by bus and rail.
Honiton railway station is approx. 10 minutes walk from the Thelma Hulbert Gallery. For buses stopping on the High Street it is approx. 5 minutes walk to the gallery.

Additional info

-stunning ground floor exhibitions space
-a room dedicated to the work of Thelma Hulbert
-Learning Room with craft trolley for children
-Project Space
-Shop & Refreshments area

A small selection of works by the late Thelma Hulbert produced in 1940s-60s are on permanent display courtesy of the Thelma Hulbert Memorial Trust, these include works on paper and oil on canvas. Most notable are 'Rooftop: Ischia' and 'Palms.' Also sketches of Swiss mountain scenery and the Cornish coast. Two previously unseen works have been donated during the past five years.

Collection details

Fine Art

Key artists and exhibits

  • Thelma Hulbert
  • Rooftop
  • Eschia
  • Palms
  • Rocks & Waves
Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Alan Cotton artwork

South West Academy Exhibition

  • 9 January — 13 February 2016 *on now

Artists of the South West Academy, including many established names such as Prof. Alan Cotton, FRSA and Peter Randall-Page, RA bring together a new body of work focusing on paintings, photographs and prints.

The South West Academy is a registered charity dedicated to advancing the creation and appreciation of art in the South West region. Its core membership, the academicians are outstanding practitioners of fine and applied arts with varied practices, backgrounds and styles.

All of the work in the exhibition and the South West Academy's new hardback publication ‘Art, People and Place’ will be available to purchase throughout the exhibition.

Open Tuesday - Saturday, 10am to 5pm. Free admission.

Suitable for

  • Any age
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.
Robert Mountjoy bookcover showing birds on brance

Family Workshop

  • 13 February 2016 11am-1pm

A family workshop with artist Robert Mountjoy, aimed at ages 8 to 12 yrs, £2 per child – limited spaces, booking essential.
Robert Mountjoy will share the storybook he has created from an old family tale and this workshop will guide you to make your own story book. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 11-13

Admission

£2 per child

Website

http://www.thelmahulbert.com

Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

The Learning Room

The Learning Room at THG is available to the public whenever the gallery is open (10am-5pm Tues-Sat.) There is no charge and materials are provided. The Learning Room is home to THG's after school art group, 'Masterpieces,' which was established through engage/enquire. Masterpieces meets every other Wednesday in term time, for details ring the gallery. The Learning Room is available for schools workshops and is regularly used on a drop-in basis by local students with special needs.

How to obtain

Free (donations accepted) ring 01404 45006 for details

Getting there

By Car
Honiton is just off A30 and A35 thoroughfares. On the High Street take right hand turn into Dowell Street (signposted to Cullompton) and first right. Parking adjacent to gallery in Lace Walk car parks on Dowell Street
By Bus/Rail
THG is easily accessible by bus and rail.
Honiton railway station is approx. 10 minutes walk from the Thelma Hulbert Gallery. For buses stopping on the High Street it is approx. 5 minutes walk to the gallery.

Thelma Hulbert Gallery
Elmfield House
Dowell Street
Honiton
Devon
EX14 1LX
England

Website

www.thelmahulbert.com

E-mail

info@thelmahulbert.com

Telephone

01404 45006

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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