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Hastings Museum & Art Gallery reopens!

Hastings Museum & Art Galley returns with their post-lockdown exhibition called ‘Hastings Open 2020’, celebrating some of the region’s best artistic talent, alongside national and international work, writes HOT’s

Posted 16:07 Thursday, Aug 27, 2020 In: Public Arts Tags: Ben Urban Covid-19 safe attraction Ellen Prebble Flatland Project Hastings Museum and Art Gallery Hastings Open 2020 Kate Adams Kenton Lowe Monika Veriopoulus new exhibition Patrick Jones Project Art Works

BLM creative call-out from Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

Hastings Museum and Art Gallery is offering its platform to local black and ethnic minority communities to share their responses to George Floyd’s killing and the Black Lives Matter movement. Now more than ever, the arts can be a vehicle for change, a chance to heal and bring people together that may never have had the chance, writes HOT’s Vanessa Alves.

Posted 19:03 Tuesday, Jun 16, 2020 In: Arts News Tags: #HastingsDigitalMuseum activism Art Black Lives Matter commissioned art councillor Kim Forward George Floyd Hastings Museum and Art Gallery protest

Museum call out for freelancers

The team at Hastings Museum and Art Gallery (HMAG) is launching their second callout for freelancers to help support #HastingsDigitalMuseum. Hastings Digital Museum runs across Hastings Museum & Art Gallery’s social media accounts: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.  

Posted 14:47 Thursday, May 28, 2020 In: Arts News Tags: Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

Hastings Museum seeks volunteers to keep Covid-19 journals

 What to do in these strange limbo days? We are constantly being told that these  are unprecedented times. And indeed they are. HOT’s  Lauris Morgan-Griffiths was intrigued by Hastings Museum and Art Gallery‘s call-out for volunteers to keep a diary of  these Coronavirus days.

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Culture to feed the Covid-19 soul

In these challenging times, we need other things besides food to nurture us. And at this time it is an opportunity to exercise not only our bodies but our minds and do those things that we have always wanted to do – and found excuses not to do  or simply never done or achieved.  Lauris Morgan-Griffiths wondered what there was out there to be enjoyed online, locally and nationally, from your home.

Greg Smith - Powdermill © Tom Hunter

Exiles’ proud journey home

Sometimes an outsider’s eye is needed to point up things that we see every day and take somewhat for granted. Hastings and St Leonards, as we know, has always seen an influx of people making their way from elsewhere to the south coast and embedding themselves in the community. But it is not only British people. Lauris Morgan-Griffiths spoke to photographer Tom Hunter about his taxi driver project A Journey Home which opens on 9 February at Hastings Museum and Art Gallery.

Posted 17:48 Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019 In: Photography Tags: Hastings Hastings Museum and Art Gallery Lauris Morgan-Griffiths Lucy Bell Gallery St Leonards Tom Hunter Turner

8th Hastings Storytelling Festival a huge success

Hastings eighth annual Storytelling Festival came to an end last weekend after a week of some wet and windy but very successful events across town. This year’s festival explored Hastings in a variety of creative ways. 

Posted 10:22 Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 In: Community Arts Tags: 18 Hours Events Axel Scheffler Bonkers Hats Dick Edwards Gruffalo Hastings Museum and Art Gallery Hastings Storytelling Festival Kit Caless Mandy Curtis Midnight Run Otherworld Out of the Hat Quentin Blake Sarah Evans Sud and Yam The Cactus Hound Thingumajig Timberlina

Anna Brassey: a woman ahead of her time

Annie Brassey was an extraordinary woman. She travelled the world with her children and pets and became a celebrity for her wonderful travel writing and adventures on the steam clipper, The Sunbeam! A woman ahead of her time…

Posted 22:57 Monday, Jul 2, 2018 In: Performance Tags: Anna Brassey Durber Hall Hastings Museum and Art Gallery Heather Alexander The Sunbeam
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