Exhibitions

Current exhibition

Dual Aspects

Colette Baumback & Daryl Tipping

Joint Exhibition of Landscape Paintings

Tue 21 Mar 2017 to Sun 2 Apr 2017

Next exhibition

Press On

Wellstead, Stockwell, Fisher, Clare, Cooper, Black

Group Exhibition

Tue 4 Apr 2017 to Sun 9 Apr 2017

Courses

Art Classes - Jennifer Hedley

10am - 1pm Mons

Life Drawing Sessions - Rachael Bailey

5 - 7pm Tues 14th, 21st & 28th Mar

Lanyon2: Two-day Workshop - Ashley Hanson

9.30am - 5.30pm Wed 29th - Thu 30th Mar

Art Classes - Helen Poulteney

10am - 1pm (which day? - contact Helen)

Pottery Classes - Imogen Taylor-Noble

10am - 4pm Sats 18th Feb, 18th Mar, 22nd Apr, 20th May, 17th Jun

Let's Art Workshop - Barbara Rocci

2 - 4pm Sat 22nd Apr

Linocut Workshop - Hugh Ribbans

10am - 4pm Weds 26th Apr, 3rd, 10th, 17th May

Upholstery Classes - Alex Law

Wed/Thu/Fri

Auerbach: Two-day Workshop - Ashley Hanson

9.30am - 5.30pm Thu 19th - Fri 20th Oct

Latest

Updated Friday 24th March 2017


NEWS (see also our Facebook Page) + look inside CC: take the VIRTUAL TOUR


CURRENT LOWER GALLERY EXHIBITION

This week in the Lower Gallery and Tunnel areas we are presenting ‘A Spring Nativity’ (a time to question all things) – an amazing exhibition with allegorical installations created in silver, gold and natural timber by artist Justin Gilday (Saturday 18th March – Sunday 2nd April).


AWARDS + FILMS

We have just found out that we are #KentCreativeAwards finalists in TWO CATEGORIES this year (Cultural venue + Arts organisation / of the year)! Winners to be announced on Friday 19th May 2017…

On Monday 17th October 2016 we attended the ‘Kent Life and Kent on Sunday Food & Drink Awards 2016‘ () and out of hundreds of entries our Gallery Kitchen Cafe was judged as a very respectable top three Finalist in the two categories ‘Cafe of the Year’ and ‘Customer Service of the Year’.

This amazing special effects film shot here in our Gallery Kitchen Cafe features the work of chef Lorraine King (Alsace Baking)! Many thanks for permissions to video creators Burger Films and Ross Bugden (music).


Click here for Online Calendar: Events / Bookings


THE LOWER GALLERY IS AVAILABLE TO HIRE… Call 01795 535515 (additional space in development)

If you are interested in exhibiting in the Lower Gallery currently the cost is £160 per week (+ 20% sales commission), with plenty of gaps in the calendar! Please note there are two rooms: the main room as shown in the photos, and the second, which currently still suffers water intrusion, but is uniquely atmospheric and includes an amazing 30m tunnel (ideal for unusual installations). The Lower Gallery is favoured by those exhibitors wishing for a dedicated space (with higher ceiling in the main room), more flexible layout, and peaceful atmosphere in contrast with the busy Upper Gallery.



Can you help us improve the facilities?

Please consider donating to Creek Creative CIC using our PayPal DONATE BUTTON on the ‘About’ page. We guarantee that any funds received will be spent carefully on improvements to our artists’ facilities and to subsidise various exhibitions or promotional activities to support them. We are happy to hear specific suggestions if you have interesting ideas on how your money might be best deployed as Creek Creative continues to evolve. We are now looking into becoming a charity, at which point donations include tax incentives, or more specifically a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO), and the case for this development strengthens if you contact us to only pledge future support at this stage.


New Courses:

If you are interested in an art/design discipline but can’t find a course let us know – especially if you are a small group of friends thinking of learning together in an informal class – as we may be able to set up a new class just for you. Call Anne on 01795 535515 or email info@creek-creative.org

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What we offer

    About Creek Creative

    We are a Community Interest Company supporting a wide range of artists and creatives by providing an affordable, friendly and productive environment in which to create and showcase work. As a not-for-profit organisation, any surplus income not spent on overheads goes towards improving the facilities.

    Room Hire

    Engaging Art Gallery and Project Spaces for hire, with easy access, all conveniently close to Faversham town centre, where Abbey Street meets Court Street near the creek.

    Gallery Café

    Our Café offers delicious light lunches, fabulous cakes and quality coffee or teas every day except Monday. All food is cooked on the premises by Lorraine of Alsace Baking, with gluten and dairy free options available. Larger groups please book ahead: special occasions catered for in style.

    Art Studios

    A flexible arts facility arranged over 3 floors of a former Victorian brewery, we are home to 37 artists and designer-makers in 27 separate studios and workshops and 8 deskspaces in our co-working zone.

    Gallery Shop

    A tempting range of affordable, hand-crafted local designer-makers’ work, including a unique selection of high quality silver jewellery, ceramics, prints, paintings and unusual gifts.