What’s On at Island Art Galleries

What’s On at Island Art Galleries

If our Artists’ Island Special has got you raring to visit one of the Isle of Wight’s art galleries, checkout our list of ‘what’s on’ this month…

Quay Arts

Peter_Wright supplied by Quay ArtsUntil April 14th  in  the Michael West Gallery – Lives of Spaces – Lisa Traxler – best known for her now collectable large canvas abstract paintings, this solo exhibition features large-scale enamel and steel sculptures, ephemeral stitched paper installations and her customary textured paintings.

Until April 14th in the Rope Store – Retrospective 2000-2012 – Peter Wright

Until April 21st in the Learning Curve Gallery – Chasing Light: Isle of Wight Scenes by Deborah Richards

Chris_Jagger_Acoustic_Roots_Poster_image_low_resThroughout April on the Cafe wall -  ‘Takeaways’: a selection of affordable work by local and regional artists with buyersable to purchase and take away artwork on the same day

Good Friday April 6th – Music: (Brother of Mick) Chris Jagger’s Acoustic Roots and support act Ric Harris Trio

Kendall Gallery

April 7th to 30th: Chrissie Birchall, Robert King, Brian Marriott, Alexander Slatter, Lisa Traxler, Peter Wileman, Rowena Wright

Quarr Abbey

Quarr Abbey by Jo Macaulay1March 29th  to April 3rd:  Six Bembridge Artists – Wendy Hodges, Peter Jones, Sheila Luke, Verena Sparrow, Annie Smith and Gwyneth Jones

April 5th to 10th: Isle of Wight Art Club Easter Exhibition

April 12th to 17th: Charlotte Hodge Thomas. Exhibition Preview on Wednesday April 11th from  6pm to 9pm. All are welcome to this event.

April 19th to 24th: Penelope Walford. Exhibition preview on Wednesday April 18th from 6pm till 8pm. All are welcome to this event

April 26th to May 1st: Brigid Julian and Gordon Wiltshire-Smith

Seaview Art Gallery

April: Jeremy Houghton’s exhibition ‘The Sublime’ is dedicated to both his fantastic flamingo oil paintings and his unique maritime water colours.

Dimbola Museum & Galleries

Until April 8th – A History of Portrait Photography.Dimbola Museum and Galleries by Jake Priddle

Until April 29th – John Bradshaw: An Italian Journey

April 6th to July 1st – Carinthia West: West With the Wight

April 13th to June 24th – Wight Surf History

Island Fine Arts

April 4th to 28th – James and Jo Bemis