Evolver Prize 2017
8 July 2017 to 26 August 2017
Showing 100 selected works (rather than usual 50) to celebrate the 100th edition of Evolver.
Artists, photographers and designers compete annually to their work published on the front cover of the July/August edition of Evolver, the leading Wessex Arts and Culture Guide.The winning cover this year was 'Model Shelter No.1'. The artist Russell Denman received the prize money of £1,000.
This exhibition is the ideal way to discover and purchase* the work of South West-based artists. Come along and vote for your favourite to win the Visitors' Choice prize.
Coordinating Summer Holiday family workshop : Saturday 26 August - drop in anytime between 11am and 3pm. More details
*THG is part of the popular 'Own Art' scheme. Buy your favourite artwork and pay for it in interest-free instalments - it's really straightforward! Contact us for more details (01404 45006 / email@example.com)
East Devon Tenant Art Exhibition
29 July 2017 to 26 August 2017
Running alongside the Evolver Prize 2017 exhibition is an exhibition of artworks created by East Devon tenants.
There were 110 submissions to the exhibition from East Devon tenants and the judges selected 40 to be exhibited. Nigel Walton won the ‘Best in Show’ prize of £100, and the first runner up was Angela Bea for her artwork “Sunflower Angel” who received a prize of £50.
The whole exhibition is being held jointly across two East Devon venues: Thelma Hulbert Gallery and Manor Pavilion Theatre and Arts Centre in Sidmouth.
Visitors can vote for their favourite piece of work at both venues and those winners will receive £50 each, so don’t forget to place your vote!
Join us for the opening event on Friday 28 July, 5-7pm at THG.