International artists, contemporary photography, stunning sculptures, local talent... Our houses are often used to showcase work both from the local community and worldwide.
11 January–14 March 2014
Following the sell-out success of their Turner’s Sussex exhibition earlier this year, Petworth House are holding a major follow-up show for 2014 featuring some 40 outstanding watercolours and drawings by John Constable. These were executed mainly during Constable’s two visits to Petworth House in 1834 and have never before been exhibited as a group.
8 February-21 April 2014
Patrick Lichfield captured some of the world’s most famous faces during his career, from celebrities to fellow members of the Royal Family. More than 50 large-scale photographs from the 1960s onwards are on display.
Daily from 15 February 2014
We are collaborating with the Centre for the Creative Industries at Exeter College to present an innovative show, including historic pieces from the Killerton collections as well as contemporary work by the students and artists and designers.
Exhibition runs from 8 March–2 November during house opening times.
As part of a whole year dedicated to design, Belton House welcomes the Goldsmiths’ Company and the Studio Silver Today exhibition. This is the culmination of a five-year partnership between the Goldsmiths' and the Trust. Acclaimed silversmith Angela Cork will be working in the house most Saturdays and one lucky visitor will win a Belton-inspired piece of contemporary silverware.
Daily until 27 April 2014
A collection of stunning images of planets, nebulae and galaxies from international star photographers. Highlights include images taken by the Hubble telescope of areas of space that are over 13 billion light years away. The exhibition runs until 27 April 2014.