‘Polaroid originals’ exhibition opens at Dimbola this week

andreas polaroids of a woman looking away

Andrea Muendelein’s early Polaroid work explores her engagement with portraiture and painting during her time at Central Saint Martins College of Art between 2003 and 2005

Thursday, 1st October, 2020 10:06am

By Elissa Blizzard

Work by pioneering female photographer heads to Dimbola next month

Marilyn Stafford Biba Poster

The award-winning and pioneering female photographer, Marilyn Stafford, has an exhibition opening at Dimbola Museum and Galleries in October

Thursday, 24th September, 2020 3:27pm

By Elissa Blizzard with one comment

Dimbola Museum and Galleries reopens

Dimbola Museum and Galleries 2020

New social distancing and cleaning measures have been implemented as well as a new circular one-way route around the house

Tuesday, 8th September, 2020 4:15pm

By Elissa Blizzard

Exhibition celebrates unique, innovative and dazzling Isle of Wight

the wight book spread

Sixty photographs from The Wight Book will be on display at Dimbola Museum and Galleries from the end of this month

Monday, 10th February, 2020 1:24pm

By Elissa Blizzard

Stars of Fleet Street exhibition features iconic images

The Beatles standing by a car in the 1960s

All the photographers concerned will be attending the opening to tell a few interesting and untold stories behind some of the images.

Monday, 14th October, 2019 4:19pm

By Elissa Blizzard

Stealing Dylan exhibition opens at Dimbola next week

Dylan and the Festival organisers in 1969

Dimbola to host exhibition revealing how the biggest star on the planet, was wooed by two amateur music promoters, to headline on a small island.

Thursday, 15th August, 2019 7:02pm

By Elissa Blizzard with one comment

Major retrospective of David Bowie coming to the Isle of Wight

bowie by terry oneill and kevin cummins

The Iconic Bowie exhibition showcases both stunning and intimate portraits of Bowie by some of the world’s greatest photographers. Don't miss the Q&A with Kevin Cummins and the artists' response.

Thursday, 9th May, 2019 2:54pm

By Elissa Blizzard with 3 readers' comments

Isle of Wight photographs collected over decades the focus of Dimbola Exhibition

robin mcinnes photo for exhibition

All are welcome to the opening of the exhibition on Friday. The Isle of Wight images have been selected from 1000s collected over four decades and are being gifted copyright free to the world.

Thursday, 21st February, 2019 10:07am

By Elissa Blizzard

Dimbola to host evening of live music, film, theatre and photography

Tunde-Sunara flyers

This evening promises a treat for the soul, both musically and visually. There'll be performances by visual artist Sunara Begum and world-renowned composer Tunde Jegede, as well as exhibition of the images by Dunstan Perera.

Wednesday, 6th June, 2018 12:55pm

By Elissa Blizzard

First UK show at Dimbola for fine art photographer, Honza Sakar

Honza Sakar image without text

Inventing a new way of working with the 19th century wet-collodion process, fine art photographer Honza Sakar, has created an emotionally charged collection of portraits that resonate as artworks. See it at Dimbola from 26th May.

Thursday, 17th May, 2018 7:43pm

By Elissa Blizzard with 2 readers' comments