Current Exhibition


Open Arms Exhibition

4 January 2020 to 8 February 2020

Exhibition of work created by members of Open Arms East Devon in their weekly art sessions.

The exhibition includes a remarkable collection of paintings, clay masks, prints, ceramics and sculptures.

Open Arms is a peer support group based in Honiton for adults experiencing mental health issues. They help provide a service for anyone who seeks social inclusion via interaction and activities. The service focuses on improving confidence and well being. They meet twice a week from 10.30 - 4.00 on Tuesdays and Fridays at Dunning Court in Honiton. Sessions are free and members can participate in activities or call in informally just to meet up with others.

This exhibition is also supported by Recovery Devon, Honiton United Charities, and the Allhallows Trust


South West Academy Exhibition

11 January 2020 to 8 February 2020

An exhibition of work by members of the South West Academy of Fine and Applied Arts

Academicians and Associate Members of the South West Academy mark the start of their 20th Anniversary celebrations in 2020 with this Winter Exhibition.

The exhibition will feature new works and include original paintings, sculpture, and limited edition prints.  All of the work is for sale and a catalogue will accompany the exhibition.

The South West Academy is a registered charity dedicated to advancing the creation and appreciation of art in the South West region. Baroness Floella Benjamin OBE DL is Patron of the Academy.

Please join us for the exhibition opening on Saturday 11 January at 3pm. Artist Philip Clayton will give a tour and talk about the exhibition at 2pm. View invitation.

A new programme of workshops and taster sessions in different media will accompany this exhibition:

24, 31 Jan, 7 Feb (3 week course) 4.30-6.30pm, Experimental and expressive acrylics with SWAc artist Phil Creek£60 (£55 THG Friends) incl materials

28 Jan, 11am- 3pm, Wet on Wet Watercolour Workshop with SWAc artist Vin Jelly £20 (£18 THG Friends) 

30 January, 1.30-3.00pm Early years workshop. Drop in for a fun creative session for babies and toddlers. Free.

1 Feb 10.30 – 12.30 or 1.30 – 3.30 Comic Book workshops with SWAc artist Jed Falby. £10 (£8 THG Friends) Ages 11+ yrs

Image credits - Claire Barnett, Alan Cotton, Sue Luxton and Judith Jones

Claire BarnettAlan CottonSue LuxtonJudith Jones