2020 Exhibitions

An exciting programme of inspiring exhibitions alongside a series of creative events and workshop.

Acearts outreach project participants in Drayton woods


Lucy Neeve & Angela Morley with Wilder Woods Well-Being Programme

11 January – 18 January

Private view Friday 10 January 5–7 pm

Using a variety of techniques and materials, participants worked individually and collaboratively to produce imaginative works. Expect to see creations in both 2 and 3 dimensions, including printing, stitching, charcoal drawing and wild weaving.


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Participant feedback


Small Worlds exhibition, interior of 'podule' interactive sculptureSMALL WORLDS

Jan Niedojadlo and all students of Imagine, Learn & Create

25 January  – 21 March

Opening event Friday 24 January 5-7 pm

Interactive large-scale sculptures known as Podules, creating excitement and intrigue within an imaginative space, enhanced by the work produced by talented and committed ILC artists, all of whom have learning differences.



Here's a video showing you what you can expect at the Small Worlds Exhibtion at ACEarts in #Somerton, which is on unil March. We are proud to be sharing the exhibtion with Jan Niedojadlo, who creates amazing interactive art works. The students at ILC have done amazing work, scultures, paintings and much, much more!!!When you can, head to Somerton and visit the exhibtion, it's fun for all the family! Thank you to everyone who came today and thank you to Boba Phil's Photos for making the video for us.

Posted by Imagine, Learn & Create on Saturday, 1 February 2020


Jan artist statement


In Search Of Northern Soul Exhibition of abstract paintings by Leonard Green, image of virtual exhibitionIN SEARCH OF NORTHERN SOUL

Leonard Green

Exhibition postponed due to Covid-19 pandemic

Energetic movement in the dances related to Northern Soul music provide the energy for these paintings. Powerful, dynamic compositions overlaid with gestural drawing.

To view virtual exhibition click here



Textural print by Sebastian Chance SIX OF THE BEST

Sebastian Chance, Tom Clark, Heather Fallows, Nina Gronw-Lewis, Frank Martin and Ricky Romain

Exhibition postponed

Six artists brought together by ACE founding trustee Frank Martin to showcase current contemporary art practice in the South West now.



Painting by Jenny Graham for Somerset exhibition, Somerset landscape painting Oil and cold wax on canvasSOMERSET

Jenny Graham

8 August – 12 September


A series of large paintings of the five districts of Somerset created especially for this exhibition space. Includes etchings and assemblages relating to our magnificent county.

Jenny Graham Artist statement

SOMERSET Virtual exhibition




Vintage fabric with hand stitched Bee Fly by Lydia NeedleTOWARDS THE TIPPING POINT

Rebecca Bruton and Lydia Needle

19 September – 24 October

Environmental textile artists present an exploration of consumption versus the earth’s finite resources.






Gifted Artisan Christmas Market

4 November – 24 December



Terri Hogan abstract seascape painting