Talks & Events



Quiet Corners of the Sussex Coast - 26th May 6-7 pm

A talk by Geoffrey Mead at the West Pier Centre

'Quiet Corners of the Sussex Coast' looks at aspects of the physical and human landscapes of some of the less well-known spots along the coast, with examples from the far western and eastern extremes of the county coastline.

Geoffrey Mead was born and raised in Brighton and from early his days he had a passion for geography; he has a BA in Geography, Masters in Local History and PhD in Interwar suburban Brighton.

Ticket price includes complimentary glass of wine or soft drink.

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Reporting the West Pier Fires

Book today for Paul Caruana Galizia’s Talk following his fascinating investigation for Tortoise Media into the arson attacks on the West Pier.

Date and time: 16th June 2022 - 18:00 – 20:00

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Patrick Hamilton’s ‘West Pier’ Study Day

Study day Tuesday 12th July 2022 at West Pier Centre. An exciting & unusual event Patrick Hamilton’s “The West Pier” followed by tea or cocktails at the Metropole.

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Seaside Art Studio Greenhouse 2022

Studio Greenhouse Group is a cooperative founded in 2006 based in the North Laine, and made up of 11 #Brighton artists and makers. Members of the #art cooperative, together with #Westpiertrust and Artists Open Houses, present their first ever studio group show in which they will be presenting visuals, layers of sounds and colours inspired by the sea, astrophysics, beautiful affordable, contemporary prints and paintings.
We look forward to welcoming you to this colourful and vibrant seaside themed show every Wednesday to Mondays 11am to 5pm at #Westpiercentre on the seafront.
Location: West Pier Centre, 103-105 King’s Road Arches, Brighton, BN12FN
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ALONG THE SEAFRONT, Celebrating Brighton & Hove’s Architecture

This exhibition is to celebrate the architectural jewels found along or near Brighton and Hove’s seafront.

The artist, Amalia Sanchez de la Blanca working under her brand name Linescapes, wanted to pay homage to the buildings that inspired her to change her life.

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Sarah Mitchener Exhibition extended until September 21

Artist, Sarah Mitchener is exhibiting her work at the West Pier Centre, on the seafront until September 2021.

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SHORELINE Exhibition at West Pier Centre Reopens

Solo exhibition, Shoreline by photographer John Brockliss reopens on 17th April 2021. Featuring over 30 original colour and monochrome marine landscape photographs, the exhibition will run until May 23rd with prints available to buy.

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Brighton Artist Residency at West Pier Centre

We’re delighted to announce that Brighton Artist Alej ez will be in residence every Thursday at the West Pier Centre on the seafront starting 15th April. Alej ez exhibited his work at the Centre in autumn 2019. Come along anytime between 11am – 5pm and meet Alej ez as he creates art prints and drawings with the theme of Brighton & Hove, the sea and the West Pier. Find out what inspires him and watch him at work.

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