Art at the Abbey

                                                                      

                                                 Entrance to Art Gallery and Visitors Centre

                                          

WELCOME TO ART AT THE ABBEY

EXHIBITIONS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FROM THURSDAYS TO TUESDAYS FROM 10.30AM UNTIL 4.30PM AND WORK IS FOR SALE.

ENTRY TO THE GALLERY IS FREE

The Gallery is closed to the public on Wednesdays when access is permitted to exhibitors from 12.30pm on the first Wednesday for hanging and up to 12.00 noon on the last Wednesday for removing art work.

The Gallery is let on a weekly basis from Wednesday to Wednesday to Island based artists for a fee of £180.00 per week plus 10% commission on sales.

If you require any further information please contact Sarah Kurtul ( email sarahquarr@gmail.com or Freya Conway email freyaconwayquarr@gmail.com or Anne Axford email anneaxford@gmail.com) who are all Art at the Abbey volunteers. 

Brother Duncan Smith (email duncan@quarr.org) is in charge of the Gallery.

GALLERY BOOKINGS FOR 2022.

Please note that due to increased demand for space we are trialling a new system for taking bookings for exhibitions in 2022.

If you would like to apply for space, please submit your application giving up to three preferred dates and send to a new email address:

 quarr2022@gmail.com

 Between January 3rd and January 10th 2020, requests received before this date will not be considered

 All applications will be considered after the closing date and you will be notified after January 15th 2020

It would be most helpful if you would include your telephone number in your application

Please also note that the above email address is for 2022 requests only, all other booking enquiries, amendments or queries should be sent to sarahquarr@gmail.com as normal

All exhibitiors must have minimum of public liability insurance indemnity of £5,000,000 either as a sole artist or as a group at the time of the exhibition.
Individual artists are limited to no more than two weeks in a year at Quarr Abbey Gallery, either showing alone or with one other artist.  In addition, they may also show within groups. (Groups are defined as three or more artists).  Groups are limited to no more than two weeks in a year also.
NEW ARTISTS
We would like to encourage new Island artists and so we will reserve two weeks, one in March and one in October.  If you have not exhibited at Quarr Abbey Gallery before, please apply as a new artist.
The cost per week for 2022 will be £180.00 plus 10% commission on all sales.

 We look forward to hearing from you.

 

 

Next exhibition at the Gallery:

Christmas Crafts

5th - 17th December 2019

Open daily, 10.30am - 4.30pm

The dates shown below are Thursdays to Tuesdays when exhibitions are open to visitors.

 

 Exhibitions booked 2019:

5th December - 17th December  -  Christmas Crafts

 

 Exhibitions booked in 2020:

 

13 February - 25 February - Lyn Pearce

27 February - 3 March  - Totland Bay Mosiac Arts Company

5 March – 10 March    Finding Solitude - Island to Island - Lilly Louise Allen   

12 March  – 17 March  -  5 Bells Art Group

19 March – 24 March  -  Loren Brooks

26 March – 31March  -  Brother Duncan Smith

2 April – 7 April  -  Dee Cooke

9 April – 14 April  -  Gerald Hinchliffe

Gallery will be closed on Good Friday- 10th April

16 April – 21 April  -  Isle of Wight Art Club

23 April – 28 April  -  Sophia Flowers

30 April – 5 May  -  Sam Kurtul

7 May – 12 May  -  Rachel Andrews

14 May – 19 May  -  Crafty Artists

21 May – 26 May  -  Charlotte Hodge Thomas

28 May – 2 June  -  Jeanne Mills Holland

4 June – 9 June  -  Freya Conway & Anne Axford

11 June – 16 June  -  Kaleidoscope

18 June – 23 June  -  Lis Toft and Tim England

25 June – 7 July  -  Pat Clarke

9 July – 14 July  -  Sam Kurtul

16 July – 28 July  -  Andrew Dowden

30 July – 4 August  -  Christian Beasley

6 August – 11 August  -  Triple Effect

13 August – 18 August  -  Charlotte Hodge Thomas

20 August – 25 August  -  Isle of Wight Art Club

27 August – 1 September  -  Lis Toft and Tim England

3 September – 8 September  -  Ventnor Botanical Artists

10 September – 15 September  -  Crafty Artists

17 September – 22 September  -  Christian Beasley

24 September – 29 September  -  Lyndy Moles

 1 October – 6 October  -  Inspired by Wight

8 October – 13 October  -  Fishbourne Art Group

15 October – 20 October  -  TRAC

22 October – 27 October  -  Freya Conway and Anne Axford

29 October – 3 November  -  Brother Duncan Smith

 5 November – 10 November  -  Earthshine glass designs - Lisa Newnham

12 November – 17 November  -  5 Bells Art Group

19 November – 24 November - Pencil, Thread & Paint

26 November – 1 December  -  Christmas Crafts

3 December – 8 December  - Angela Sowden

10 December – 15 December - Martin Swan

17 December – 22 December     

 

Exhibitions Booked in 2021:

25 February - 2 March - Sophia Flowers

4 March - 9 March - Linda Newnham

11 March - 16 March - TRAC

18 March - 23 March - Brother Duncan Smith

25 March - 6 April - Quay Crafts *

* (GALLERY CLOSED GOOD FRIDAY 2 APRIL)

8 April - 13 April - Isle of Wight Art Club

15 April - 20 April - Murray Ince

22 April - 27 April - St Lawrence Art Group

29 April - 4 May - Galya Zastava

6 May - 11 May - Lyndy Moles

13 May - 18 May - Fishbourne Art Group

19 May - 26 May - 5 Bells Art Group

27 May - 1 June - Charlotte Hodge Thomas

3 June - 8 June - Ventnor Botanical Artists

10 June - 15 June - Dee Cooke

17 June - 22 June - Lis Toft and Tim England

24 June - 6 July - Pat Clarke

8 July - 13 July - Andrew Dowden

15 July - 20 July - Sam Kurtul

22 July - 27 July - Christian Beasley

29 July - 3 August - Jeanne Mills - Holland

5 August - 10 August - Triple Effect

12 August - 17 August - Hannah Kenway and Caroline Underwood

19 August - 24 August - Freya Conway

26 August - 31 August - Lis Toft and Tim England

2 September - 7 September - Christian Beasley

9 September - 14 September - Kaleidoscope

16 September - 21 September - Sam Kurtul

23 September - 28 September - Isle of Wight Art Club

30 September - 12 October - Inspired by Wight

14 October - 19 October - Charlotte Hodge Thomas

21 October - 26 October - Lyndy Moles and Others

28 October - 2 November - Brother Duncan Smith

4 November - 9 November - Christmas Crafts

11 November - 16 November - St Lawrence Art Group

18 November - 23 November - 5 Bells Art Group

25 November - 30 November - TRAC

2 December - 8 December - Angela Sowden

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16 December - 21 December - 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Liz Toft Porcelain March

Christmas Crafts

5th - 17th December 2019

Open daily, 10.30am to 4.30pm