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Measuring Margate Easter Treasure Hunt

Margate based arts organisation, Pushing Print, will be holding an Easter Treasure Hunt around Margate Old Town to mark the end of their year long project called Measuring Margate.

Treasure Maps can be collected from the Margate Gallery 2Lombard St, Margate CT9 1EJ, on Easter Sun 8th April and Easter Mon 9th April.

The Treasure Maps, designed by artist Jenny Wiener, will lead you around various locations in the Old Town with a number of clues to solve that will lead you to the Treasure. Solve all the clues correctly to win a piece of Treasure.

This is a free event.

The Margate Gallery is open on both days from 12 noon – 4pm

www.measuringmargate.co.uk

Jolyon Drury, Author of ‘Revelation to Revolution’ Confirmed Talk at Margate Gallery

We are very excited to announce that Margate Gallery will be holding an evening talk with Author of ‘Revelation to Revolution: The Legacy of Samuel Palmer’, Jolyon Drury.

Joylon will be in the Margate Gallery on Thursday 12 April 2012 from 6-7.30pm to discuss the ‘pastoral etching revival with the Goldsmiths’ etching class of 1921’.

This will be a free talk but bookings are essential.

More information can be found on our page  Here

To book please phone 01843 292 779 or email danielle@margategallery.co.uk

New Zoe Murphy Stock

We are thrilled to have these wonderful new handmade recycled silk cushions by local artist-maker Zoe Muprhy. This design is the last in line, so be quick before they sell out. For any enquiries please visit us in the gallery or phone 01843 292 779

Easter Holiday Opening Times

The team at Margate Gallery would like to wish all its visitors a very Happy Easter.

We will be open on:

Good Friday 6 April from 12-4pm

Saturday 7 April from 11-5pm

Easter Sunday 8 April from 12-4pm

Easter Monday 9 April from 12-4pm

 

Margate Gallery Supports Own Art Scheme

Margate Gallery now supports the Own Art Scheme making buying contemporary art and craft easy and affordable. With Own Art you can spread the cost of your purchase over 10 months with an interest free loan.

By using Own Art to buy something unique you will be helping to support artists and the creative economy.

Own Art allows you to borrow as little as £100 or up to £2000, which can be paid back in 10 monthly interest free instalments.

Find out more at www.ownart.org.uk

Andy Tuohy designs poster for Margate

Brand new to the Margate Gallery is this wonderful ‘Margate’ poster designed by artist Andy Tuohy.

The 40 cm x 50 cm lithograph poster has just arrived and will be on sale in our gallery shop for £9.95 unframed.

This poster is limited to the Margate Gallery, so visit us in store and pick yours up today.

 

 

 

 

Town Mayor opens new gallery space

Margate Town Mayor Iris Johnson has officially opened the Margate Gallery’s extended gallery space, on  27 January 2012.

The space opened with ‘Lovers of Light’, an exhibition featuring the work of artists Sally Trueman and Pat Castle.

The exhibition closes on 26 February 2012.

Image: Artist Sally Trueman presents ‘The Lover, 2011’ to Margate Mayor Iris Johnson.

Margate Gallery joins Facebook

We recently joined Facebook and created the Margate Gallery page.

If you’d like to keep up to date with what’s happening at the gallery, get news on the latest exhibitions and stock, then please click the Like button at the top of the Facebook page.