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Drawing Life exhibition

An exhibition of selected works by people living with dementia is at the Kino Teatr, Norman Road, St Leonards at 4 – 8 pm on Friday 30 November, and from 11am – 5pm on Saturday 1 December. The organisers would love to see you there. 

Posted 14:07 Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 In: Arts News Tags: Drawing Life Kino-Teatr

Clay Culture Trail 2018

Clay Culture is a group of ceramicists and potters working in Hastings & St Leonards. The range of their work crosses a wide and diverse spectrum; from the sculptural to the functional. In their annual Clay Culture Trail 2018 of open studios, the artists  offer you a vision of the rich diversity of contemporary ceramics in the area.

Posted 10:10 Monday, Nov 26, 2018 In: Arts News Tags: Annabel Faraday Atkinson Jones Benjamin Beckett Carol A Sheldrake Clay Culture Clay Culture Trail 2018 Judith Rowe Julia Hilton Kate Schuricht Licy Clayden Lixa Katzenstein Martin Pearce Wendy Lovehinds Yvette Glaze

If anyone can, Khadija Khan can!

A year ago was a terrible time for my friends Khadija and Brad. On his 45th birthday, Brad had a heart attack from which he never recovered… HOT’s Erica Smith shares with us a tale of re-creation and introduces Hastings’ newest artist, Khadija Khan.

Posted 21:37 Friday, Nov 16, 2018 In: Arts News Tags: Be More Brad BLAST Science Brad Gross Hastings music

The Storm Will Pass

The Storm Will Pass, The Spring Will Come. An exhibition of recycled and reassembled ceramic artworks by Susan Elliott. John Knowles writes.

Posted 09:11 Monday, Nov 12, 2018 In: Arts News Tags: Arts Borough Wines Ceramic John Knowles. Mosaic

Repeat After Me

The war to end all wars that wasn’t. WW1. The supposed dawn of a peaceful age foreshadowed instead a century of repeated conflict; global migration; technology; memory; megalomaniacs; murderers; mercenaries and money makers.

Posted 17:07 Monday, Oct 29, 2018 In: Arts News Tags: Andy Masheter David Wood John See Maslen and Mehra Rachel Williams Repeat After Me Shuby and Delete Susan Hamer Susan Harbage Page

Last Station Located: Eastbourne

Last Station is a touring fine art project by local artists Elise & Mary. This installation at the Towner in Eastbourne is the last stop of their journey. 

Posted 16:02 In: Arts News Tags: Elise and Mary Esther Appleyard-Fox Guiding Lights Kay Syrad Last Station Located: Eastbourne LOCATE Nick Weekes Rohan Jayasekera Trinity House

Storytelling Festival: packed programme for all

The 5 – 11 November is all about storytelling, as Hastings Storytelling Festival returns with a packed programme of storytelling across town for children, families and adults. Naomi Robinson writes.

Posted 15:22 In: Arts News Tags: 18 hours Alexandra Park Axel Sheffler Cactus Hound Dick Edwards Gareth Rees Gomez Hastings Museum Hastings Storytelling Festival Magik Door Midnight Run Thingumajig Theatre Timberlina Tom Gray
Susan Diamond, Artist

Subliminal messages from Susan Diamond

Bevali Francis talks to artist Susan Diamond about her book Subliminal Messages, a collection of paintings she has produced in the last two years.

Posted 21:57 Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 In: Arts News
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