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October 2015

Mark Hearld’s Wunderkammer

Sat 24 October 2015 @ 8:00 am - Mon 7 March 2016 @ 5:00 pm

Mark Hearld’s Wunderkammer includes new drawings, prints and sculptures as well as pieces of folk art and objects of inspiration from the artist’s studio

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March 2016

Underground: 100 Years of Edward Johnston’s Lettering for London

Sat 12 March 2016 @ 1:00 am - Sun 11 September 2016 @ 5:00 pm

This exhibition marks the centenary of Edward Johnston’s world famous typeface for London Underground. Remarkably, it has barely changed over 100 years, a testament to its success as station way finders.

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Signs of Ditchling: a tradition of lettering from 1800 to the present day

Sat 12 March 2016 @ 2:00 am - Tue 13 September 2016 @ 5:00 pm

In 1906 Edward Johnston gave a lecture on signwriting in which he emphasised the necessity of simplicity, distinctiveness and proportion...

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Bob & Roberta Smith: Why Do We Communicate?

Sat 12 March 2016 @ 8:00 am - Sun 11 September 2016 @ 5:00 pm

Bob & Roberta Smith’s new display for Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft is a mini retrospective of the artist’s sign-written work ...

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Big Steam Print

Mon 28 March 2016 @ 8:00 am - Sat 18 June 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Various Venues (see details for more information)

Part of the Village of Type programme. The magic of printing is usually hidden in the sheds, workshops and studios of printers and designers. The Big Steam Print brings the secret into the open air for everyone to witness ...

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April 2016

The Village of Type

Sat 30 April 2016 - Mon 30 May 2016
Various Venues (see details for more information)

Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft celebrates 100 years of the lettering which can still to be seen across the capital’s transport system and became an iconic typeface for modernity.

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September 2016

The Book Beautiful: William Morris, Hilary Pepler and the private press story

Mon 12 September 2016 @ 8:00 am - Sun 23 April 2017 @ 5:00 pm

This fascinating exhibition explores the influence that William Morris and his prominent Kelmscott Press had on the development of Hilary Pepler's St Dominic’s Press.

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Dyeing Now: Contemporary Makers Celebrate Ethel Mairet’s Legacy

Sat 17 September 2016 @ 9:00 am - Wed 31 May 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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Tadek Beutlich: beyond craft

Sat 17 September 2016 @ 10:00 am - Sun 23 April 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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John Vernon Lord: A Catalogue of Life

Sat 17 September 2016 @ 11:00 am - Sun 16 April 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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January 2017

Sussex Modernism: Retreat and Rebellion

Sat 28 January 2017 @ 8:00 am - Sun 23 April 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Two Temple Place, London, WC2R 3BD
Free
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April 2017

Eric Gill: The Body

Sat 29 April 2017 @ 8:00 am - Sun 3 September 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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