TheGallery showcases work by contemporary artists and designers from around the world, including collections on loan from major galleries and museums.
It delivers an exciting portfolio of events, international exhibitions, pop-up exhibitions and commissioned projects, building upon the creative collaboration and networking between the Arts University Bournemouth and external venues. TheGallery is a public gallery for residents and visitors to Bournemouth
Running alongside TheGallery’s main exhibition programme is our Pop-Up Exhibition Programme and Off-Site Arts Programme at WestBeach. TheGallery runs a number of artist talks, panel discussions, family days and other events to support the exhibition programme.
Take a look below to see more information about our programme.
The largest and longest-running annual open exhibition for drawing in the UK, this exhibition showcases the work of UK-based drawing practitioners, helping to define a wider understanding of the role of drawing in creative practice.
TheGallery’s Arts Off – Site Arts Programme in association WestBeach, showcasing the work of staff, students and graduates from Arts University Bournemouth. TheGallery is delighted to work with WestBeach to feature the work of Sam Scales, BA...
A collaborative exhibition by BA (Hons) Textiles, AUB staff and Alumni. This exhibition highlights the role of textiles within the design world and demonstrates the breath of practical processes used within the textiles industry today.
The Preparation for Higher Education Summer Show celebrates the achievements of our Foundation Diploma students, providing an exciting platform for them to showcase their final project work to the public.
Tracing the history and techniques of printmaking, this exhibition showcases the talent and innovation of students and staff from AUB through an extensive archive of work collected over the last 30 years.
Many of our exhibitions at TheGallery go on to tour in other venues across the country. You can find out more about where the following exhibitions are currently on display below.