Towards Night

24 Sep 2016 – 22 Jan 2017

Cost of entry

Free entry.

Towner Art Gallery

Eastbourne, United Kingdom


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Sixty artists explore the nocturnal. Curated by Tom Hammick.


Towards Night delves into the many interpretations and representations of the theme of night throughout art history. Artist Tom Hammick curates an exhibition that draws together paintings and prints that invite the visitor to experience a journey into a world of wonderment, insomnia and revelry.Towards Night includes works by J.M.W. Turner, Caspar David Friedrich and Edvard Munch alongside contemporary artists such as Peter Doig, Stephen Chambers and Phoebe Unwin.

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Tom Hammick

Exhibiting artists

Michael Craig-Martin

Michael Craig-Martin

Samuel Palmer

Ewan Gibbs

Betsy Dadd

Marc Chagall

Julian Opie

LS Lowry

Gertrude Hermes

John Constable

Mark Peter Wright

Sarah Lees

Eileen Cooper

Merlin James

Rose Wylie

Emma Stibbon

Peter Doig

Hurvin Anderson

Patrick Caulfield

George Shaw

Phoebe Unwin

Alice Walter

Stephen Chambers RA

Basil Beattie

Howard Hodgkin

Humphrey Ocean

Louise Bourgeois

Roy Oxlade

Ken Kiff

Emil Nolde

Alfred Wallis

Prunella Clough

Mariele Neudecker

Nick Carrick

Craigie Aitchison CBE RA

William Scott

William Crozier

Nick Bodimeade

Nick Bodimeade

William Blake

Andrew Cranston

JMW Turner

William Gillies

Tom Hammick

Susie Hamilton

Simon Burton

Alex Katz

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