Our next exhibition
John W Mills, Sculptor to the Nation
23 February – 27 April 2019
A retrospective of work by John W Mills, internationally acclaimed sculptor, who has lived in Hinxworth for more than 50 years. Also renowned as teacher, John studied at Hammersmith School of Art 1947–54 and at the Royal College of Art 1956–60. He was a resident at the Digswell Arts Trust 1962–66. He was made Fellow of the Royal British Society of Sculptors 1982 and was awarded their Otto Beit medal in 1983 for the sculpture ‘Curved Neck Grace’. Later he was elected president of the Society in 1986 and again in 1997. In 1993 he was made Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.
Art Treasures at North Herts Museum
11 May – 22 June 2019
The Museum Service has an extensive collection of artworks, collected by the former Letchworth and Hitchin Museums. This is a rare opportunity to see works that are rarely exhibited, alongside some old favourites.
Blood and Bone: interactive installation
6 July – 21 September 2019
A sensory exhibition specifically for family audiences, from Spacecadets Air Design. Spacecadets have taken inspiration from human biology and the artworks are inspired by cells and organisms inside our bodies. You are invited to explore, listen to and touch a series of giant breathing tunnels and caves suggestive of body organs, blood cells and bone.