Winter is almost over and Spring is just around the corner! This March we have some wonderful exhibitions to get us all in the mood for those longer and brighter days ahead. 

Creative Commissions 2023
Funding // Deadline midnight 05.03.23

It’s the last chance to Apply to this year’s round of Creative Commissions.

It’s not too late to submit your proposal for this years round of funding. Receive a grant of £500 – £1000 for your dream creative project based in Adur & Worthing. Take a look at the details and full criteria and why not have a look at some of last years funded projects in our previous blog post here.

Creative Commissions 2023
Natalia Samarina: My Art
Exhibition // 28 February – 05 March // 10.00 – 17.00

After moving to Sussex from Moscow a few years ago, Natalia was Inspired by the beauty of the coast, hills and surrounding nature. Come and join Natalia Samarina with her first exhibition here at Colonnade House. There’s still time to catch Natalia painting in the gallery this week.



Ellie Bond and Lucy Rowan: Stemmed
Exhibition // 7 – 18 March // 10.00 – 17.00

What better way to welcome in spring than with Ellie Bond and Lucy Rowan’s exhibition ‘Stemmed’, presenting Lucy’s soft woven forms alongside Ellie’s linear glassworks.
Joining them, will be Northbrook College students with a collaborative group piece made in a series of workshops with Lucy Rowan. 


Ellie Bond and Lucy Rowan: Stemmed
Steve Gallagher: Cloth, Paper, Steel
Exhibition // 21 – 26 March // 10.00 – 17.00

Expect finely detailed floral studies and dramatic seascapes reflecting the richness of the Sussex landscape in Steve Gallagher’s exhibition giving visitors the opportunity to experience photography in a new light. 


purples flowers on cloth
The Sensational SOLD Studio
Exhibition // 28 March – 02 April // 10.00 – 17.00

The talented SOLD trainees are taking over Colonnade House for the week showcasing their artworks and screening their Oska Bright Film Festival entries. This exhibition will showcase the trainees amazing artistic and creative abilities.

Sold studio art group standing outside the front of sold in shoreham