Art & Exhibitions 

Find out where to see the best Art Exhibitions in The South of England and East Anglia, from famous paintings to the latest contemporary works. Featuring some of the finest Art & Exhibitions in the country.


Exhibition of works of art in glass based on history

03/11/2019 – 03/12/2019 @ Parndon Mill

This year’s Glasshaus will focus on glass and history by both distinguished artists and newcomers. It will include contemporary pieces which use historical references as an inspirational source and also work that deals with the history of making glass. The history of glass making is long and fascinating, beginning at least 3,000 years ago. Gradually […]

Patterns & Sequence: A Selling Showcase from Design-Nation

04/11/2019 – 05/11/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Following the success of last autumn’s Colour & Form glass exhibition, Design-Nation is delighted to return to NCCD with a new selling showcase of beautiful work drawn from their portfolio of over 200 UK designer-makers. This year the theme is Pattern & Sequence, and includes ceramics and mosaic, jewellery and metalwork, paper and wire, rugs, […]

Design-Nation Picks

05/11/2019 – 06/11/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Championing new and emerging talent is at the heart of Design-Nation’s work and each year the organisation co-judges the One Year In Development Award at New Designers, the UK’s leading graduate design show. This exhibition features the two 2019 winners, plus an emerging furniture maker selected for a new award at The Celebration of Craftsmanship […]

Painting Course 10 weeks Oils or Acrylics

05/11/2019 @ Lilac Cottage Studio

The Painting Course, is for those who want to learn to paint with oils or acrylic pains or to advance their knowledge, skill and application in the discipline of painting. Practicing artists can challenge their current artistic position and newer students will develop the confidence to produce ambitious work. ​ Aims: This course will provide students […]

PorceLace: A Special Installation for Pattern & Sequence

07/11/2019 – 08/11/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

In conjunction with Pattern & Sequence, Design-Nation presents PorceLace, a collaborative project between members Jayne Childs and Samantha Robinson. Their collection of lighting installations plays with repeated pattern in motif and layout and includes elements which are available to purchase.

Patterns & Sequence: A Selling Showcase from Design-Nation

11/11/2019 – 12/11/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Following the success of last autumn’s Colour & Form glass exhibition, Design-Nation is delighted to return to NCCD with a new selling showcase of beautiful work drawn from their portfolio of over 200 UK designer-makers. This year the theme is Pattern & Sequence, and includes ceramics and mosaic, jewellery and metalwork, paper and wire, rugs, […]

Design-Nation Picks

12/11/2019 – 13/11/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Championing new and emerging talent is at the heart of Design-Nation’s work and each year the organisation co-judges the One Year In Development Award at New Designers, the UK’s leading graduate design show. This exhibition features the two 2019 winners, plus an emerging furniture maker selected for a new award at The Celebration of Craftsmanship […]

Painting Course 10 weeks Oils or Acrylics

12/11/2019 @ Lilac Cottage Studio

The Painting Course, is for those who want to learn to paint with oils or acrylic pains or to advance their knowledge, skill and application in the discipline of painting. Practicing artists can challenge their current artistic position and newer students will develop the confidence to produce ambitious work. ​ Aims: This course will provide students […]

PorceLace: A Special Installation for Pattern & Sequence

14/11/2019 – 15/11/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

In conjunction with Pattern & Sequence, Design-Nation presents PorceLace, a collaborative project between members Jayne Childs and Samantha Robinson. Their collection of lighting installations plays with repeated pattern in motif and layout and includes elements which are available to purchase.

Patterns & Sequence: A Selling Showcase from Design-Nation

18/11/2019 – 19/11/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Following the success of last autumn’s Colour & Form glass exhibition, Design-Nation is delighted to return to NCCD with a new selling showcase of beautiful work drawn from their portfolio of over 200 UK designer-makers. This year the theme is Pattern & Sequence, and includes ceramics and mosaic, jewellery and metalwork, paper and wire, rugs, […]