Fine Art

Holt Festival Art Prize 2017 Presentation by Lady Hurt

Sunday 23rd July  6pm - Auden Theatre Foyer

Holt Festival Art Prize 2016 Exhibition of Shortlisted Work (Free Entry)

Saturday 22nd July until Sunday 30th July  11am - 5pm – Auden Theatre Foyer

Festival Loan Exhibition: Edward Seago - The Instinctive Artist (Free Entry)

Saturday 22nd - Sunday 30th July   11am - 5pm – The Garden House Studio, 26a Station Road

An exhibition of original works by Edward Seago

Festival Loan Exhibition: Benton End & Friends (Free Entry)

Saturday 22nd - Sunday 30th July  11am - 5pm – The Meeting Room, St Andrew’s Church

An exhibition of original paintings and sculpture telling the story of Cedric Morris and Lett Haines, their houses The Pound and Benton End and their informal art school on the Suffolk/Essex borders, their wonderful gardens inspired by Giverny, cookery, visitors, artistic friends, their art and influences.

Free Gallery Talks – 11am on the days indicated:

Monday 24th: A Sense of Place by Jane Human                       
Tuesday 25th: Seago - The Instinctive Artist by James Glennie  
Wednesday 26th: Benton End and Friends by James Glennie
                               Benton End - Maggi Hambling in conversation (4.15pm)
Thursday 27th: Cedric Morris - Gardener, Plantsman Iris Breeder by Sarah Cook
Friday 28th: Imported Timbers in 18th Century Furniture Making by Anthony Fell
Saturday 29th: Blossoming by Elizabeth Merriman

To reserve places please email

Free Art Trail

Saturday 22nd - Sunday 30th July
David Hockney 
Adrian Hill Fine Art, 23c Lees Yard

Imported timbers in 18th century Furniture Making – Free Gallery Talk FRIDAY 28th July at 11am
Anthony Fell, 47 Bull Street

Elizabeth Merriman Blossoming – Free Gallery Talk SATURDAY 29th July at 11am 
Anthony Fell, 47 Bull Street

Sir John Hurt Art Prize – Shortlisted works (Selling Show) 
Auden Theatre Foyer, Cromer Road

Jane Human – Paintings – Gallery Talk MONDAY 24th July at 11am 
Bircham Gallery, 14 Market Place

Ruth Shelley – Studio Glass  
Bircham Gallery, 14 Market Place

Edward Seago The Instinctive Artist – Festival Loan Exhibition – Gallery Talk TUESDAY 25th July at 11am  
Garden House Studio 26a Station Road

Jeremy Barlow - New Paintings
Jeremy Barlow Gallery, 15 High Street

This is what we do - An eclectic mix
Photographers’ Gallery, 5 & 7 Cromer Road

Malcolm Weir - Open Studio
Queen Adelaide House, 33 New Street

Glass Lampworking - Open Studio
Seahorse Studio, 1 Albert Street

A Host of Angels - Flights of Angels in Norfolk Reed (Local Schools)
St Andrews Church

Festival Show
Tess Ainley Gallery, 3 Hoppers Yard

Henry Stephens sculpture – Inspiration for "Grasshopper"
The Barn, Appleyard

East Anglian Painters
The Gallery, Picturecraft, 23 Lees Yard

Benton End & Friends – Festival Loan Exhibition – Gallery Talk WEDNESDAY 26th at 11am and 4.15pm and THURSDAY 27th July at 11am 
The Meeting Room, St Andrew’s Church

Lucy Boydell – From Farm & Field Master Drawings
Red Dot Gallery, 7 Fish Hill

Nicholas Elliot - Open Studio
22 Station Road