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  • Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp exhibition

    Partner event

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is proud to be a loan partner with the Arp Museum for this exhibition featuring The Lobster Telephone, 1938 by Salvador Dalí from our Collection. This exhibition runs 16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020.

    Date
    16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020
    Location
    Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Germany
  • Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp exhibition

    Partner event

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is proud to be a loan partner with the Arp Museum for this exhibition featuring The Lobster Telephone, 1938 by Salvador Dalí from our Collection. This exhibition runs 16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020.

    Date
    16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020
    Location
    Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Germany
  • Fine Art Talk - Stuart Whipps

    Talk

    Book your place for this Fine Art Talk with inaugural 'Gardens Artist in Residence' Stuart Whipps on Wednesday 4 March.

    Date
    Wednesday 4 March, 5:30-6:30pm
    Location
    The Old Library
    Price
    FREE
  • The Oudolf Gardens at Hauser & Wirth Somerset

    Talk

    Join us for this evening lecture on Saturday 7 March in the Old Library, where accomplished plantsman Rory Dusoir and photographer Jason Ingram will talk about their latest collaboration, a beautiful book about the gardens of Hauser & Wirth, Durslade Farm in Somerset. 

    Date
    Saturday 7 March 2020, 6-8:30pm
    Location
    The Oak Hall, West Dean College of Arts and Conservation
    Price
    £36.00
  • Fine Art Talk - Bethan Lloyd Worthington

    Talk

    Join us for this talk with artist Bethan Lloyd Worthington on Wednesday 11 March in the Old Library, where she will discuss her latest commission, as well as her wider practice.

    Date
    Wednesday 11 March, 5:30-6:30pm
    Location
    The Old Library
    Price
    FREE
  • Writer in Residence Julia Crouch

    Talk

    Book your place for this talk on Wednesday 25 March with best-selling author Julia Crouch at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation.

    Date
    Wednesday 25 March 2020, 5.30-6.30pm
    Location
    Old Library
    Price
    FREE
  • Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp exhibition

    Partner event

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is proud to be a loan partner with the Arp Museum for this exhibition featuring The Lobster Telephone, 1938 by Salvador Dalí from our Collection. This exhibition runs 16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020.

    Date
    16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020
    Location
    Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Germany
  • Easter Trail and Craft Activities

    Garden Event

    Join us from 10-13 April to celebrate Easter at West Dean Gardens. Bring family and friends along and navigate one of our Easter trails, enjoy playing games on the North Lawn and try your hand at one of our family-friendly arts and crafts activities.

    Date
    10 - 13 April 2020
    Location
    West Dean Gardens
    Price
    £7.50
  • The Chilingirian Quartet Concert

    Concert

    The celebrated Chilingirian Quartet return to West Dean College of Arts and Conservation as part of their annual string ensemble course and concert. In this concert, they will perform a programme that includes: Haydn ­– Op 50 No 6 in D Major; Janacek – From An Overgrown Path; Puccini – Crisantemi; Haydn – Op 76 No 4.

    Date
    Saturday 18 April, 8pm
    Location
    The Old Library, West Dean College of Arts and Conservation
    Price
    £15 SQT10029
  • Fine Art Talk - Coco Crampton

    Talk

    Join us for this evening talk with West Dean Artist-in-Residence, Coco Crampton in the Old Library on Wednesday 29 April, as she discusses her work and plans for the residency.

    Date
    Wednesday 29 April, 5:30-7pm
    Location
    The Old Library
    Price
    FREE
  • Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp exhibition

    Partner event

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is proud to be a loan partner with the Arp Museum for this exhibition featuring The Lobster Telephone, 1938 by Salvador Dalí from our Collection. This exhibition runs 16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020.

    Date
    16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020
    Location
    Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Germany
  • Fine Art Talk - Michelle Ussher

    Talk

    Join us for this talk with artist Michelle Ussher in the Old Library, on Wednesday 27 May, where she will discuss her work and inspiration for her next project.

    Date
    Wednesday 27 May, 5:30-7pm
    Location
    The Old Library
    Price
    FREE
  • Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp exhibition

    Partner event

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is proud to be a loan partner with the Arp Museum for this exhibition featuring The Lobster Telephone, 1938 by Salvador Dalí from our Collection. This exhibition runs 16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020.

    Date
    16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020
    Location
    Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Germany
  • Fine Art & Gardens Talk - Claire Ratinon

    Talk

    Join us for this evening talk on Monday 15 June in the Old Library as Claire Ratinon shares her journey as an organic food grower, and explores the idea of the Gardens and Estate at West Dean as an 'extension of the artist's studio'. West Dean Gardens' Head Gardener, Tom Brown, will be leading a Q&A after the talk.  

    Date
    Monday 15 June, 5:30-7pm
    Location
    The Old Library
    Price
    FREE
  • Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp exhibition

    Partner event

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is proud to be a loan partner with the Arp Museum for this exhibition featuring The Lobster Telephone, 1938 by Salvador Dalí from our Collection. This exhibition runs 16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020.

    Date
    16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020
    Location
    Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Germany
  • West Dean Summer Show 2020

    Exhibition

    The West Dean Summer Show 2020 will showcase original work by emerging artists studying for their Master of Fine Art degree, Graduate Diploma, and Diploma in Art and Contemporary Craft. The free exhibition, held in the College’s Edward James Studios, will display a diverse range of practices including sculpture, textiles, installation, print and painting.

    Date
    4 - 10 July 2020, 10am - 5pm
    Location
    The Edward James Studios, West Dean College of Arts and Conservation (use Gardens entrance)
    Price
    Free
  • Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp exhibition

    Partner event

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is proud to be a loan partner with the Arp Museum for this exhibition featuring The Lobster Telephone, 1938 by Salvador Dalí from our Collection. This exhibition runs 16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020.

    Date
    16 February 2020 - 16 August 2020
    Location
    Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Germany
  • Concert by Zoran Dukic

    Concert

    The evening series commences on Saturday with a solo recital by prize-winning Croatian virtuoso Zoran Dukic as part of the West Dean International Classical Guitar Festival. Book your tickets for this live concert in St. Andrew's Church, West Dean.

    Date
    Saturday 22 August, 8pm
    Location
    St. Andrew’s Church, West Dean
    Price
    £15 SGC10023
  • Guitar Festival Open Day

    Open Day

    The 2020 Guitar Festival Open Day will include exhibitions of music and instruments, a guitar makers’ showcase with Jan Depreter, masterclass with Zoran Dukić, and David Leisner will discuss his new book ‘Playing with Ease’, and concluding with a Recital by the NYGE Fellowship Ensemble, directed by Helen Sanderson.

    Date
    Sunday 23 August,12.30am – 7pm
    Location
    The Old Library, West Dean College, and St. Andrew's Church, West Dean.
    Price
    £15
  • Recital by the NYGE Fellowship Ensemble, directed by Helen Sanderson

    Recital

    The NYGE Fellowship Ensemble, directed by Helen Sanderson, will take to the stage of St Andrew's Church, West Dean, to perform a recital. They are performing this August as part of the West Dean International Classical Guitar Festival. Book your tickets for this live concert now.

    Date
    Sunday 23 August, 6pm
    Location
    St. Andrew’s Church, West Dean
    Price
    £5 (payable if not attending the Guitar Festival Open Day) SGC10025
  • Concert by Gary Ryan

    Concert

    Join us in St.Andrew's Church, West Dean on Monday 24 August for this concert with critically acclaimed guitarist Gary Ryan. Gary is performing this August as part of the West Dean International Classical Guitar Festival. Book your tickets for this live concert now.

    Date
    Monday 24 August, 8pm
    Location
    St. Andrew’s Church, West Dean
    Price
    £15 SGC10026
  • Concert by The Mela Guitar Quartet

    Concert

    Concluding the Classical Guitar Festival's series of evening musical performances is a West Dean debut performance by the Mēla Guitar Quartet. Book your tickets for this live concert in St. Andrew's Church, West Dean.

    Date
    Tuesday 25 August, 8pm
    Location
    St. Andrew's Church, West Dean
    Price
    £15 SGC10027
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