Talks & Events


Patrick Hamilton’s ‘West Pier’ Study Day

Study day Tuesday 12th July and 16th August 2022 at West Pier Centre. An exciting & unusual event Patrick Hamilton’s “The West Pier” followed by tea or cocktails at the Metropole. Find out more and to book: Eventbrite Further dates now available 16 August 11am – 4pm Eventbrite 

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The West Pier – An evening of art and poetry on 18/8/22

An evening of art and poetry celebrating the launch of ‘West Pier’, a new poetry pamphlet by Hugo Williams and exhibition* by Dan Llwyelwn Hall. Special guest poetry readings by Hugo Williams, Oliver James Lomax and Geraint Jones. *The exhibition will be transferring to West Pier Centre from 20th August…

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Back Beside the Seaside 7th July – 18th August 2022

7th July – 18th August  “Back Beside the Seaside’ is a summer roadshow and touring exhibition by The Fedora Group in association with Littlehampton Museum and inspired by its McGill collection. McGill and his comic postcards (saucy and otherwise) are forever linked in the popular imagination with the Great British seaside…

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Wild Coast Sussex – A talk by Nikki Hills, Wild Coast Sussex Project Manager, Sussex Wildlife Trust. 22/9/22

This talk on 22nd September 2022 takes a dive underwater along the Sussex coast to discover the wonderful marine wildlife hidden beneath the waves, encountering cuttlefish, seahorses, sea slugs and many more along the way. Find out how the Wild Coast Sussex Project is working with communities along the Sussex…

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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. As well as having framed originals, giclée prints and original monotypes on the wall, she will also have a browser full of all original ‘studio sale’ sketches and paintings in watercolour and…

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Iridescence by Steve Geliot – Exhibition 6/10/22 – O3/23

Steve Geliot has been observing starling murmurations alongside similarly entranced friends in Brighton for over eight years, and with his artist colleague Lou McCurdy established the Save Our Starlings campaign in February 2022 during their acclaimed Undercurrents exhibition at Phoenix Artspace last winter. These dazzlingly intimate images of Brighton’s famous starlings…

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