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Christmas at Pallant Bookshop and Last Postage Dates

Christmas Delivery Times We are a small team in an independent shop and we are receiving a fantastic amount of orders (thank you!). However, due to planned CWU strikes, we are expecting delays to all deliveries during December, so we are encouraging all our customers to plan ahead and place their Christmas orders early. In […] Read more →

Sussex Landscape: Chalk, Wood and Water (12 November – 23 April 2023)

For More information or to book tickets please visit the Pallant House Gallery Website The first major exhibition to celebrate Sussex as a place of inspiration for artists. Sussex has a unique sense of place. Its distinctive chalk-cliff coastline and the rolling hills of the South Downs have inspired artists for centuries. From some of our […] Read more →

Anne Desmet: Kaleidoscope (22 October – 5 February 2023)

For More information or to book tickets please visit the Pallant House Gallery Website   Discover a mesmerising collection of new work by wood engraver and artist, Anne Desmet R.A. What does looking at the world through the lens of a kaleidoscope reveal? Fractured, abstract images, unexpected patterns and beautiful symmetry. Looking at her existing work […] Read more →

Royal Mail Strike Delivery Updates

The Communication Workers Union has planned strike action throughout November and the beginning of December. Further detail of these strikes are available here We rely on Royal Mail and Parcelforce for our deliveries, both of which will be affected by these strikes. We have been warned that there will be significant disruption to services throughout. […] Read more →

Glyn Philpot: Flesh and Spirit 14 May to 23 October 2022

Discover the work of Glyn Philpot, the sought-after society portraitist who shook off convention to embrace modernism. The first major exhibition of British artist Glyn Philpot R.A. (1884-1937) in almost 40 years. Bringing together over 80 paintings, drawings and sculptures, many unseen in public for decades, the exhibition charts the artist’s development from Edwardian society […] Read more →

David Hockney, Kaisarion with All His Beauty, 1961, Etching and aquatint on paper, Accepted in lieu of Inheritance Tax by HM Government from the estate of MJ Long / Wilson and allocated to Pallant House Gallery, 2021, © David Hockney

From Hockney to Himid: 60 Years of British Printmaking 13 November 2021 – 24 April 2022

Including works by Edward Bawden, Peter Blake, Tracey Emin, Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, Chris Ofili, Grayson Perry and Rachel Whiteread, amongst others, this extraordinary exhibition features over 100 prints by 90 different artists. From wood engravings and etchings to lithographs and screenprints, printmaking enabled artists to expand their practice to explore new creative possibilities. Showcasing […] Read more →

Architects impression 2021 Model Art Gallery courtesy Wright Wright

Masterpieces in Miniature: The 2021 Model Art Gallery, 26 June 2021

In 2020, Pallant Gallery asked Wright & Wright architects to design a model art gallery to house original miniature artworks from over 30 of the most exciting contemporary British artists, including John Akomfrah, Tacita Dean, Lubaina Himid, Damien Hirst, Magdalene Odundo, and Gillian Wearing. These works were created during the 2020 coronavirus lockdown – a […] Read more →

Ben Nicholson From the Studio

Ben Nicholson: From the Studio 26 June – 24 October 2021

An intimate look at Ben Nicholson’s everyday inspirations Throughout his career, Ben Nicholson (1894 – 1982) transformed everyday homewares into extraordinary experiments in abstract art. Nicholson’s studio was filled with objects that inspired him. From patterned mocha-ware jugs and cut glass goblets to spanners, hammers and chisels, these ordinary personal possessions were a source of […] Read more →

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Degas to Picasso: International Modern Masters 18 May – 13 June 2021

Degas, Cézanne, Matisse, Picasso – the artists that changed the way we see. In the late 19th and 20th century, European artists challenged all aspects of the creative process, reflecting the tumultuous times in which they were living. Painters broke with convention and felt compelled to find a new artistic order. Ideas of line, colour and […] Read more →

Drawn to Nature: Gilbert White

Drawn to Nature: Gilbert White & the Artists 5 August – 1 November 2020

 at Pallant House Gallery 5 August – 1 November 2020 The natural world as seen through the eyes of Eric Ravilious, John Nash, John Piper and other artists. Since its publication over 200 years ago Gilbert White’s The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne has inspired generations of naturalists, writers and artists. Gilbert White (1720 – 1793) […] Read more →