15 August 2016


Peter Blake Explores Alphabets Letters & Numbers At The De La Warr Pavilion

The De La Warr Pavilion is presenting an exhibition of Peter Blake’s Alphabets Letters & Numbers, comprising three print series, Alphabet (1991), An Alphabet (2007) and Appropriated Alphabets (2013), and a personally chosen selection of related original artworks. It forms part of the De La Warr Pavilion’s concurrent programme of exhibitions exploring language, typography, and design. Throughout his career Blake has created several series […]

25 January 2016


Brazilian Artist Tonico Lemos Auad Announced For De La Warr Pavilion

Brazilian artist Tonico Lemos Auad is to have  his first solo exhibition for a UK public gallery, responds to the natural environment and architecture of De La Warr Pavilion. Inspired by the sea, coast and gardening, Auad draws together recent sculptural works with a new commission that explores ideas around faith, resistance, mending and repairing, and the endeavour to overcome adversity. Auad disregards material […]

7 August 2015


Art Zines Explored In New Alternative History Of Graphic Design Exhibition

A new exhibition at the De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea sets out a new way of looking at graphic design history, by focusing on four publications from the late-1960s to mid-1970s – Schmuck, POP, bRIAN and Assembling – designed by individuals and groups without any formal training of typography, graphic design or print production. Technological developments at the end of the 1960s […]

17 June 2015


Bridget Riley The Curve Paintings Opens At De La Warr Pavilion

De La Warr Pavilion presents Bridget Riley: The Curve Paintings 1961–2014, the exhibition surveys the artist’s use of the curve motif in a career spanning over 50 years. The show launches a year of celebrations marking 80 years of the Pavilion as one of the first and most significant modernist public buildings in the UK. […]

15 September 2014


Magnum Photos And De La Warr Pavilion Commission For Brighton Photo Biennial 2014

The iconic photography agency Magnum has, for the first time in its history, opened its highly prestigious print archive to three contemporary practitioners for Magnum Photos who were assisted by the former Magnum Photos archivist, Nick Galvin; the three were visual anthropologist Elizabeth Edwards, artist Uriel Orlow and photographer Hannah Starkey. Who were invited to […]

2 April 2014


Otto Dix: The Trenches And Beyond New De La Warr Pavilion Exhibition

Remembering World War One’s centenary, which began with the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand on June 28 1914, The De La Warr Pavilion presents a selection of 19 prints by Otto Dix from his monumental 50 piece series, Der Kreig (The War).  A major and rare loan from the Department of Prints & Drawings at the […]

27 January 2014


Frank Auerbach and Leon Kossoff Feature In New De la Warr Pavilion Exhibition

I Cheer a Dead Man’s Sweetheart is both a celebration and an exploration of painting in Britain today, presenting the recent work of twenty-one living artists whose practices span six decades.  Iconic figures such as Frank Auerbach and Leon Kossoff are presented next to other established, mid-career and emerging artists such asGary Wragg, Phoebe Unwin […]

5 November 2013


De La Warr Pavilion To Present Matt Calderwood And Alison Turnbull Exhibition

The architecture and environment of the De La Warr Pavilion are at the centre of Turnbull and Calderwood’s new commissions for their shows, represented in paintings and sculptures that respond to the history, space and elemental forces at play around the building. Further information about these works can be found below. Stewart Drew, Director of […]