Southampton City Art Gallery

First opened in 1939 and housed in a beautiful and period, custom-designed building, Southampton City Art Gallery holds one of the finest collections of art in the south of England. Currently comprising 5,000 works and spanning 8 centuries, the collection is an outstanding educational resource that can trace the history of European art from the Renaissance to the present. The core, however, is British 20th century and contemporary art. Strong clusters of this element include Post-Impressionism (Camden Town Group), Surrealism, St Ives, and progressive contemporary (Turner Prize) from the mid-1970s. The gallery also hosts touring exhibitions, talks, seminars and workshops.

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Opening hours

Monday - Friday 10-3pm
Saturday 10-5pm 
Closed Sunday

Address

Civic Centre Road
Southampton
Hampshire SO14 7LP

023 8083 4563
[email protected]
www.southampton.gov.uk/libraries-museums/art-gallery/default.aspx

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Southampton City Art Gallery
Southampton City Art Gallery
Southampton City Art Gallery

What's on

GoCreate Members Exhibition

CICCIC, Memorial Hall, Paul Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3PF, United Kingdom

Tuesday 02 July 2019 – Sunday 28 July 2019

Printmaking Workshops

Creative Innovation Centre CIC, The Memorial Hall, Paul Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3PF

Friday 05 July 2019 – Friday 02 August 2019

Where Function Ends: Responses to the Architecture of Sir Edwin Lutyens

Hestercombe Gallery, Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton TA2 6LQ

Sunday 14 July 2019 – Sunday 27 October 2019

Laura Dekker | Making Us

Contains Art, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AQ

Saturday 20 July 2019 – Sunday 01 September 2019

Visual Arts South West

Working towards a South West where talented artists thrive, and a resilient and connected visual arts ecology that inspires more engaged and diverse audiences to value and advocate for its work.

Part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network

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