Visual Arts

Visual Arts

Free admission.

Exhibitions in The Hawth foyer can be viewed Mon-Sat 9am-late (6pm if no show).

For more details on how to exhibit your work, contact us on 01293 859949 or

Mon 10th April - Fri 5th May

Life Drawing in The Loft

We are delighted to introduce an exhibition of work from our popular life-drawing classes in The Loft arts space. Local artist Rachel Cowell runs two sessions a week on a Monday from 18:30-20:30 and a Wednesday 10:00-12:00, offering an opportunity to build your artistic skills, meet other creative people and create works inspired by a live model.

Mon 8 - 26 May

Oriel High Schools Community Art Exhibition

This exhibition showcases the art work of students from Oriel High School, local Infant and Junior Schools within Crawley. As Oriel High School continues its creative exchanges with these schools, this exhibition celebrates the work produced by the students in the artwork on display. Come along to see the diverse and creative artwork.

Tues 30 May - Fri 23 June

Artwork from the Staff of the School of Tobias Art & Therapy, East Grinstead

The work exhibited is from three staff members of the School who also pursue their own creative artwork and in different media at different studios. 

Gill David: Colourist oil painting of local landscapes.

Maria Albiez: Exploring different expressions and movement in the human figure.

Jonathan Chequers: Sculpture reliefs in both beaten copper sheet and painted mixed media. 

Mon 26 June - Fri 21 July

Canan Mortimer

Photographer Canan (aka Canan Death at Sea) is interested in human stories, hidden meanings in scenes, objects or people that are out of place and conflicting emotions. Her work is about looking around and seeing the world from different angles and capturing them through the fun of photography -

Mon 24 July - Fri 18 August

Simon Bird

The Crawley-based artist produces abstract works combining colour and textures into creations often described as 'other-worldly', but each one with its own feeling and character. 

Mon 21 August - Fri 15 September

Treasure Island Exhibition

An exhibition featuring the work of three artists, two from Lithuania - Intergalactic Psychedelic Pirate king Renatas Vilcinskas, and post-modern photographer and painter Saulius Paukstys, and Crawley artist Sue Attwood. Treasure Island is an organisation based in Crawley who promote culture, art and social projects.

Mon 18 September - Fri 13 October

Crawley Camera Club Print Exhibition

Crawley Camera Club meets each Monday and Wednesday at 19.45-22.00 at Hut 16, Tilgate Forest Recreation Centre, RH11 9BQ. We run a varied program with tuition, lectures, and competitions. We also have our own darkroom, digital lightroom and studio facilities. All are welcome. Please check their website ( for contact details and more information. They also have a twitter account:

Mon 16 - 30 October 

Oriel High School Exhibition

Celebrating the artwork of the school's talented A Level and GCSE students, our exhibition celebrates a varied and exciting range of fine art, three dimensional design, photography and textile art.



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Hawth Avenue, Crawley
RH10 6YZ