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Throughout the year our main gallery showcases work by both international and emerging artists as well as exhibitions exploring local heritage. The upper gallery regularly delves into work by regional artists and community groups. 

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, we have reorganised our exhibition plans and, providing the Government Roadmap to unlocking goes smoothly, The Corn Hall gallery will reopen on Monday 18th April at 10am with an exciting programme of artists and work for the remainder of the coming year.

For the time being the gallery spaces will open on the slightly reduced hours of Monday – Saturday 10am-3pm.

We may revert to our usual opening times of Monday – Saturday 10am-4pm in due course. 

We are closed on Sunday and public holidays.

18 April – 15 May

Phil Greenwood: Etching the Landscape

Phil’s exhibition of evocative landscape etchings was due to run for six weeks last spring. Locked down twice, Phil’s show managed 2 weeks in December before we had to close it again. The feedback from those who saw it in that brief run was so positive that he is our reopening show in both the lower and first floor galleries.

With a career stretching back to the ‘70s, Phil’s atmospheric and superbly crafted landscapes have long been favourites with the public and have been regularly exhibited at the Royal Academy Summer show.

Click to view Phil Greenwood taster here 

Our autumn programme will include new work by the celebrated Maggi Hambling, Essex artist James Dodds who has been described as “boat building’s artist laureate” and our own Mike Webb.

 

UPCOMING SHOWS

21 May – 26 June

Margo Selby: Aperture

Artist and textiles designer Margo Selby works with colour and geometric form. The handwoven artworks are made in her Whitstable studio, and exhibited worldwide.  Margo thinks a lot about optical effect and plays with off-kilter symmetry, pull-focus and forced perspectives.

22nd May: Join Margo when she will discuss her work and career.

21 May – 26 June

A Celebration of Weave

Complementing the exhibition of work by Margo Selby, a collaborative show by artists practising weave will be exhibited in our Upper Gallery.

Saturday 22nd May, 11am-3pm Textiles in Action

A day of demonstrations and talks by artists practising weave and other constructed textiles. In collaboration with designermakers21 and The Corn Hall. 

Crochet  >  Weave  >  Felt  >  Digital  >  Weave  >  Knit  >  Slow-Stitch  >  Yarn Wraps

 

21 May – 26 June

Yoshi Shinagawa

The Corn Hall’s Waveney Room will feature a display of photographs that capture
Corn Hall friends in lockdown.

 

For further information and enquiries please contact [email protected]

 

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