Don’t miss the Isle of Wight PUNK exhibition at Quay Arts Centre

Punk exhibition opening event 6

Don't miss this exhibition that explores the traditional visual art of punk culture from the mid 1970s to date, and its impact on the Isle of Wight through memorabilia such as posters, badges, ticket stubs, vinyl records, as well as show artworks by contemporary artists that retain a bit of punk ethos in their work today.

Tuesday, 11th December, 2018 5:38pm

By Georgia Newman

Four new exhibitions open at Quay Arts this week

Quay Arts QuayHolders Scheme

With no less than four new exhibitions opening at Quay Arts in Newport this week, and with a host of gallery previews, talks and events, there’s plenty to get stuck into this season.

Monday, 1st October, 2018 9:07am

By Georgia Newman

Share your Isle of Wight punk memorabilia for major exhibition

PUNK call out

If you have any posters, pins, photos, artefacts or anything related to punk on the Island and its legacy that you'd like to loan as part of our punk exhibition, then get in touch with Quay Arts.

Friday, 7th September, 2018 6:58pm

By Georgia Newman with 5 readers' comments

Last call for Quay Arts Winter Open exhibition entries


The Winter Open at Quay Arts is the perfect opportunity to be a part of an exciting group show, experiment in the gallery and sell work.

Wednesday, 25th October, 2017 12:20pm

By Georgia Newman

Don’t miss ‘Illumination’ presentation by Isle of Wight artists

illlumination exhibition

Isle of Wight artists Marius von Brasch and Howard Hardiman will be discussing their latest exhibition 'ILLUMINATION' on Friday evening at Quay Arts.

Thursday, 12th October, 2017 1:56pm

By Georgia Newman

Quay Arts announce their Winter Open: Get involved

Quay Arts - paper open exhibition

Do you produce contemporary paper craft, illustration and book art? Want to take part in an exhibition at Quay Arts? OnTheWight has details of a new Open Exhibition.

Tuesday, 3rd October, 2017 3:56pm

By Georgia Newman

Illumination: New work by Marius von Brasch and Howard Hardiman

Illumination artwork by howard hardiman

Two Isle of Wight artists have been on a year-long journey finding common threads of storytelling and mythological tales within their work. See the results in this upcoming exhibition at Quay Arts.

Friday, 15th September, 2017 4:03pm

By Georgia Newman

Calling all artists: Deadline for art commission imminent

art commission

The deadline for submissions for the Wild about Wight art commission is midnight on Friday 1st September 2017. Read on for details of how to apply.

Thursday, 31st August, 2017 3:08pm

By Georgia Newman

Quay Arts invites you to the opening of not one, but two exhibitions this weekend

Richard long

Two exciting new exhibitions will be opening on Saturday at Quay Arts in Newport and all are welcome to attend. Find out more.

Friday, 7th April, 2017 5:13pm

By Georgia Newman

Turner Prize winning artist Richard Long brings show to Quay Arts

Richard long -

This is quite a coup for Quay Arts - Turner Prize winning artist Richard Long, Britain’s leading figure in Land Art will be bringing his solo shot to the arts centre next month. Meet the artist and check out the associated events too.

Thursday, 23rd March, 2017 5:36pm

By Georgia Newman with one comment

Joanna Kori’s ‘Future reCollections’ installations head to Quay Arts

Jo Kori;s artwork

Six fascinating installations at Quay Arts next month will encourage the viewer to reflect on what might be preserved by future generations, as well as consider what could be lost along the way.

Thursday, 1st December, 2016 6:39pm

By Georgia Newman with one comment

‘Impressions of War’ brings whole host of events to Quay Arts


There are a whole host of different activities at Quay Arts in Newport in response to the upcoming Impressions of War exhibition, films, music, spoken word, not to mention the fascinating exhibition. Make sure you check it out.

Wednesday, 5th October, 2016 11:24am

By Georgia Newman