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 check website during December 2020 when the date of openings for bookings 2022 will be announced.
Please email sarahquarr@gmail.com to request dates for your exhibition.  Only applications sent ON or after this date will be considered.  Please put your telephone number on the email.
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 exhibiton at the Gallery:

 

Ventnor Botanical Artists

21st - 26th March

 Open daily, 10.30am - 4.30pm

 

 

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

 

 

Exhibitions booked 2019

21st March - 26th March  -  Ventnor Botanical Artsists

28th March - 2nd April  -  TRAC The Ryde Art Collective

4th April - 9th April  -  Isle of Wight Art Club

11th April - 16th April  -  Viv Garrett

18th April - 23rd April  -  JO-Maker 

The Gallery is closed Good Friday - 19th April

25th April - 30th April  -  Charlotte Hodge Thomas

2nd May - 7th May  -  Sophia Flowers

9 May - 14 May  -  Fusion - Clare Louise Sandell, Su Douglas &

Tracy O' Brien

16th May - 21st May  -  Crafty Artists

23rd May - 28th May  -  Andrew Dowden & Jeanne Mills Holland

30th May - 4th June  -  Galina Zastava

6th June - 11th June  -  Yvonne Rissone

13th June - 18th June  -  Anne Axford

20th June - 25th June  -  Tim England & Lis Toft

27th June - 9th July  -  Pat Clarke

11th July  - 16th July  -  Andrew Dowden

18th July - 23rd July  -  Sam Kurtul

25th July - 30th July  -  Contemporary Crafts

1st August - 6th August  -  Christian Beesley

8th August - 13th August  -  Freya Conway

15th August - 20thy August  -  Charlotte Hodge Thomas

22nd August - 3rd September  -  Toft Porcelain

5th September - 10th September  -  Andrew Dowden

12th September - 17th September  -  Maria Morris

19th September - 24th September  -  Crafty Artists

26th September - 1st October  -  Angela Sowden

3rd October - 8th October  -  Brother Duncan Smith

10th October - 15th October  -  Christian Beesley

17th October - 22nd October  -  Kaleidoscope

24th October - 29th October  -  Isle of Wight Art Club

31st October - 5th November  -  Jeanne Mills Holland

7th November - 19th November  -  Murray Ince

21st November - 26th November  -  Fishbourne Arts Group

28th November - 3rd December  -  TRAC

5th December - 10th December  -  Christmas Crafts

12th December - 17th December  -  

 

 Exhibitions booked in 2020:

 

13-18 February 2020.   Jane Bouman
20-25 February 2020.      Rebecca Robinson
27 February - 3 March 2020.     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

4 June – 9 June  -  TRAC

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 Gardens

10 September – 15 September  -  Crafty Artists

17 September – 22 September  -  Christian Beasley

24 September – 29 September  -  TRAC

 1 October – 6 October  -  Inspired by Wight

8 October – 13 October  -  Fishbourne Art Group

15 October – 20 October  -  Lyndy Moles

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

9 December - 14 December - 

16 December - 21 December - 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Liz Toft Porcelain March

Ventnor Botanical Artists

21st - 26th  March

Open daily, 10.30am to 4.30pm