Isle of Wight Art

Perhaps it’s the beautiful landscapes or the refreshing coastline, we’re not sure, but something on the Isle of Wight certainly inspires creativity in those who live here.

We have some wonderful artists living and working on the Island, exhibiting in galleries, from their studios or online. Find out more about them in this section.

V-Bay: Arts and Crafts Galore

V-Bay: Arts and Crafts Galore

Come and enjoy the V-Bay Festival rain or shine. There are loads of indoor activities.

Friday, 23rd October, 2009 3:03pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Half Term Aztec Antics

Half Term Aztec Antics

Lots of creative fun on offer at the Carnival Learning Centre next week.

Friday, 23rd October, 2009 12:49pm

By Alison Knapman

SOW:SEW

SOW:SEW

A great new exhibition starts in the Michael West gallery this coming Saturday.

Monday, 19th October, 2009 2:17pm

By Georgia Newman

Kingdom of Old: End of Show Reception

Kingdom of Old: End of Show Reception

The end of show reception should be a great event with some live music to liven up the event.

Friday, 16th October, 2009 1:31pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Life Drawing at Jolliffes

Life Drawing at Jolliffes

New life drawing sessions take place at Jolliffes in Cowes.

Wednesday, 14th October, 2009 11:24am

By Rachael Brooks with one comment

Big Draw Day @ Quay Arts

Big Draw Day @ Quay Arts

Get involved on Big Draw Day at Quay Arts

Friday, 9th October, 2009 8:51am

By Cheryl Soutar

To War with a Paint Box, Alan Morgan

To War with a Paint Box, Alan Morgan

Alan Morgan brings his paintings to Quay Arts next month.

Tuesday, 29th September, 2009 5:21pm

By Cheryl Soutar

Half Term Activites at Quay Arts

Half Term Activites at Quay Arts

There is plenty to do at Quay Arts Centre with the kids during half term next month.

Monday, 28th September, 2009 5:09pm

By Cheryl Soutar

‘Life Drawings’ by Karen Mayne

‘Life Drawings’ by Karen Mayne

A new exhibition of drawings was launched on Friday in Cowes. Karen Payne is a Ryde artist who specialises in drawing the nude, drawing directly from the model in the studio. After taking part

Monday, 21st September, 2009 2:47pm

By Sally Perry

Artists’ Networking Evening

Artists’ Networking Evening

Later this week sees another Artists’ Networking Evening take place at Quay Arts in Newport. The guest speaker this month is Island artist, Tim Johnson. Tim’s work encompasses sculpture, painting, photography and basket making. He has

Monday, 21st September, 2009 2:42pm

By Rachael Brooks

White Air 09: Secret Wars Live Art Battle

White Air 09: Secret Wars Live Art Battle

Secret Wars will be hosting the graffiti village at White Air this year.

Wednesday, 16th September, 2009 9:54am

By Sally Perry

Andrew Turner Officially Opens Inside Outside Artists Moving On

Andrew Turner Officially Opens Inside Outside Artists Moving On

Island MP, Andrew Turner will be officially opening the first No Man Is An Island exhibition at Quay Arts this Thursday.

Wednesday, 9th September, 2009 9:45am

By Sally Perry