The Whittox Gallery

The Whittox Gallery is a contemporary art gallery showcasing the finest contemporary professional artists and designers. Located within RISE, a beautifully restored church dating back to the early 1800s. The Gallery is a bright and innovative elevated art space overlooking the Rye Bakery café. The gallery boasts carefully curated work from cutting-edge artists, and for the past five years, has established the gallery's reputation for exhibiting the highest standard of works. All art works are available for sale through
the gallery.

Each show is expertly curated in-house by Sarah Robson. Sourcing local and national artists and designers from all different mediums and styles, Sarah’s previous background in the fashion and textile design industry and eye for detail and colour, ensures each collection promises to inspire and excite visitors to the unique gallery setting, while also complimenting the historic and architectural features of the building.

Open to the public 5 days a week and all exhibitions are free to attend.  Visitors are welcome to explore the gallery and the innovative works of art throughout the year.

Current Exhibition

Somerset Printmakers

12th Nov - 22nd Jan 2023

We are delighted to announce the return of the SOMERSET PRINTMAKERS for our annual Christmas show this year. Showcasing the group’s members latest work from this renowned collective of professional artists.

Somerset Printmakers was created in 1998 by a group of seventeen professional artists living and working in Somerset, brought together by their dedication to creativity and their shared passion for the craft of printmaking and all its diverse techniques. Their aim, then as it is now, is to promote their work as a collective and to showcase the best of printmaking in Somerset.

The exhibition will include work by returning members to the gallery - Julia Manning RE, Cath Bloomfield, Pennie Elfick, Gail Mason, Sue Lowe, Bron Bradshaw and Sebastian Chance. New to the gallery this year will be Jacy Wall, Lisa Takahashi, Sarah Ward and Sally Hebeler.


Tues–Sat 9-4pm & Sun 10-4pm

Opening Night:

Friday 11th Nov - 6.30pm to 9pm - All Welcome.

Please see our calendar for opening times and future events. For any queries please email info@thewhittoxgallery.com

Jamie Gallagher - Post Normality Reality Disorder
Post Normality Reality Disorder
Jamie Gallagher
Susanna Lisle - Patterned Land
Patterned Land
Susanna Lisle
Andrew Roberts - If Not Now, Then When
If Not Now, Then When
Andrew Roberts
Nicky Knowles RWA - Paper Lands
Paper Lands
Nicky Knowles RWA



Visit the RISE Calendar to find dates of current and future exhibitions.


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