19 June – 8 October 2017
This major summer exhibition will explore artists’ connections to the coastal landscape and how this is reflected in their work.
Featured work from the Bishop Otter Collection will include Alfred Wallis’ Boat, c.1930), Christopher Wood’s Tréboul Harbour, c.1930, William Scott’s Harbour, 1950 or 1951, John Craxton’s Fisherman and Net, 1951, William Alexander Burns’ Small Harbour, c.1967, Richard Eurich’s Solent Angler, 1975 and Edith Lawrence’s Docks, 1929.
Work will also be drawn from private and public collections to show how both celebrated and lesser known artists be they resident or visiting the coast were inspired by its cliffs, beaches and harbours.
(12 June – 3 September) Monday – Friday 9.00am-5.00pm, Saturday 10.00am-1.00pm
Closed August bank holiday
(From 4 September) Monday – Friday 8.00am-9.00pm and weekends 10.00am-6.00pm
University of Chichester
Tel: +44 (0)1243 816098