Drawn from Life: People on Paper brings together work by some of the biggest names in 20th and 21st century British art including David Hockney, Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth, Lucien Freud, Antony Gormley and L.S. Lowry. Part of a national tour to celebrate the Arts Council’s 70th Anniversary, the exhibition...
Creativity is innate, to be human is to be an artist. This exhibition was generated in three groups challenging stigma around mental ill health. Participants discovered and explored their creative identity, finding purpose and direction, focusing upon wellbeing and the healing nature of art.
Come to the Beaney - the perfect place to purchase prints! Printmakers living or working in Kent are invited to submit work for this selling exhibition via our website. The show will also include a print by Hugh Ribbans specially commissioned for the Beaney Birthday in September.
Kent-based artists and photographers show and sell work around the theme of portraiture, in its widest interpretations, in a selling exhibition in the Front Room Gallery in parallel with the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize exhibition touring from the National Portrait Gallery.
A stunning exhibition by people with sight loss, created in workshops led by artists Wendy Daws and Claire Buckley at The Beaney. Participants responded to the textures of the building and collections with work in 3D, textiles, sound and print.