Wysing Arts Centre

Wysing Arts Centre
Fox Road, Bourn, Cambridge
CB23 2TX






01954 718 881

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Wysing Arts Centre is a unique centre set on the eleven acre site of a former farm, eight miles south-west of Cambridge. It offers a year-round programme of exhibitions and installations as well as affordable studio space for emerging artists, and international artist residencies. It values innovation, experimentation and participation and aims to offer everyone opportunities to engage with and enjoy the best in contemporary visual art.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Garden, parklands or rural site, Artist studio or collective

Opening hours

During Exhibitions - see our website

Admission charges


Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Edwin Burdis, Chaka Baggins (A Professional Plumber), 2014

Hey, I'm Mr Poetic

  • 13 April — 1 July 2014 *on now

Hey, I’m Mr Poetic features the work of over twenty artists who have worked at Wysing in different ways over the last 25 years, in the gallery and around the grounds outdoors, including: Aaron Angell, Ed Atkins, Jonathan Baldock, Edwin Burdis, Jordan Baseman, Nicolas Deshayes, Michael Dean, Jess Flood-Paddock, Emma Hart, Andy Holden, David Kefford, Kate Owens, Juneau Projects, Christodoulos Panayiotou, Laure Prouvost, Florian Roithmayr, Giles Round, Soheila Sokhanvari, Jamie Shovlin, Ash Summers, Caroline Wendling, Ben Wilson and Jesse Wine.

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.
Florian Roithmayr, Light-bulb, 2014

Summer Half-Term Workshops

  • 27 — 29 May 2014

The three family workshops led by artists Caroline Wendling and Soheila Sokhanvari, aimed at children aged 5 - 12 years, will include mystery walks and montage, textiles, string stitching and rope wrapping, stamps and printing work in two and three dimensions. Participants will get a special viewing of our latest exhibition Hey, I’m Mr. Poetic and explore Wysing’s outdoor site.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 7-10
  • 11-13


£8 per workshop, all three workshops £20



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.

Success of past art classes at Wysing Arts Centre


Wysing Arts Centre is committed to running high quality professional art classes for adults and children run by practising artists with an emphasis on process and learning and experimentation within the given medium.
Please keep in touch with us as classes and events are run across the year on an ad hoc basis until we reopen in September 2007.

How to obtain

Visit our website for more details or call us on 01954 718881