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.
Field Cam farming feeding sheep

Flock Together

  • 12 September — 17 October 2015

Flock Together will present a documentary series of paintings, drawings, prints and a video installation exploring sheep farming in the Blackdown Hills (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty).

Through innovative use of technology, including webcams and GPS, the artists capture and reinterpret the close working relationship between a farmer, his sheep and his dogs. Sara and Debbie's resulting artworks combine hand made gestural marks with the marks generated by drawing machines.
Open Tuesday to Saturday.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.thelmahulbert.com/?q=exhibitions/flock-together

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.
Luke Jerram

Luke Jerram at THG

  • 27 — 31 October 2015

THG is working with internationally renowned artist Luke Jerram to form a new installation of 1,000 clocks creating a 'garden of time'. Winding pathways will draw visitors through the shifting landscape.

There will be a coordinating programme of activities and workshops at the gallery during the week culminating with late night opening events on Friday 30 and Saturday 31 October as part of the Museums At Night festival.

Friday 30 October - Illustrated Talk by Luke Jerram : 6.30pm at The Beehive, Honiton (opposite THG)

Suitable for

  • Family friendly
  • Any age
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

logo: Museums at Night

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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