Exhibitions & Events

Below you will find our current calendar of events, as well as past and future exhibitions.

The Little Book Project - Exhibitions in Cornwall

The Little Book Project

Oct 6, 2018 - Oct 28, 2018
The Little Book Project is a collection of almost 50 recently produced artist books, all created from the starting brief of ‘little things’.

Artability Exhibitions in Cornwall

Artability 2018

Nov 13, 2018 - Nov 18, 2018
For one week the upper floor of Tremenheere Gallery will play host to an exhibition of work by residents of St Teresa’s Leonard Cheshire Care Home and invited artists.

Winter Exhibition - Tremenheere Gallery in Cornwall

Winter Exhibition

Feb 16, 2019 - Mar 24, 2019
A mixed exhibition across both floors of Tremenheere Gallery featuring work by artists with a close connection to the sculpture gardens.

Newlyn Society of Artists - Exhibitions in Cornwall

Newlyn Society of Artists Present ‘Ex Libris’

Apr 3, 2019 - Apr 21, 2019
Newlyn Society of Artists present Ex Libris, an exhibition of selected works that each respond to a chosen piece of writing.

Bridget Leaman Exhibition at Tremenheere Gallery

Bridget Leaman

Apr 27, 2019 - May 19, 2019
In the lower gallery will be a solo exhibition of new work by the Lizard-based painter, Bridget Leaman. Her work has been exhibited extensively, including at the Royal Academy of Arts, London and the Royal West of England Academy, Bristol.

Jesse Leroy Smith Exhibition - Tremenheere Gallery Cornwall

Jesse Leroy Smith: Force Majeure

May 25, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019
An exhibition which explores ten years of personal success and failure, and gives insight into the mind of one of Cornwall’s most prolific and influential artists.

Simon Averill: Point of Focus

Jun 30, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Tremenheere Gallery, in partnership with Anima-Mundi, presents Point of Focus; a solo exhibition of new and recent work by painter Simon Averill.

James Turrell Skyspace at Dusk

Jul 26, 2019
Join us on Friday 26th July to experience the James Turrell Skyspace at dusk for the first time this year.

Richard Woods: Dream Homes

Jul 27, 2019 - Sep 1, 2019
Dream Homes is an exhibition of prints, paintings and sculpture by British artist Richard Woods.

Art Workshops in Cornwall - Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens, Penzance

Plaster Relief with Marie Slater

Aug 3, 2019
Discover the beautiful effects that can be created by impressing in to clay and taking a cast by making your own unique plaster artwork.

Circus Workshop at Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens in Cornwall

Circus Fun Day with Cirque Du Ciel

Aug 3, 2019
Cirque Du Ciel​ are fundraising at Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens this weekend with another Circus Fun Day!

James Turrell Skyspace at Dusk

Aug 9, 2019
Join us on Friday 9th August to experience the second James Turrell Skyspace at dusk event of 2019.

Art Workshops in Cornwall - Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens, Penzance

The Surface Beneath Us: Earth Pigment Painting with Francesca Owen

Aug 10, 2019
Learn how to make paint by processing pure pigments using traditional paint making techniques.

A Perfect World by Miracle Theatre at Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens in Cornwall

A Perfect World – Miracle Theatre

Aug 14, 2019
This Summer the award-winning Miracle Theatre perform 'A Perfect World', a brand new adventure written and directed by Bill Scoot, with original music by Tom Adams.

Botanical Monoprinting with Printmaker Lisa Lucas

Aug 24, 2019
Create beautiful botanical prints on paper using a gelatine plate, paints and plant materials, with Printermaker, Lisa Lucas.

Art Workshops in Cornwall - Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens, Penzance

Walk and Draw: A Practical Tour with Gillian Cooper

Sep 7, 2019
Explore by drawing the large-scale sub-tropical plants, contemporary artworks and hidden corners of Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens with local artist Gillian Cooper.

Kate Walters Exhibition - Tremenheere Gallery

Kate Walters: Notes in the Garden

Sep 7, 2019 - Oct 2, 2019
This September Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens presents a solo exhibition of new watercolours, oil paintings, monotypes and text by Kate Walters.

Tropical, Subtropical and woodland planting in Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens in Cornwall.

Rare Plant Fair

Sep 8, 2019
The Rare Plant Fair will be made up of some of the best nurseries in the South-West each offering a selection of exquisite plants for the enthusiast and novice alike.

Artist Talk: Kate Walters

Sep 8, 2019
Join Kate Walters as she leads an informal walk and talk through her current exhibition Notes in the Gardens at Tremenheere Gallery on Sunday 8th September, 12-1pm.

Talk: Singing in the Dark: on Rebellion, Adaption & Art

Sep 13, 2019
A gathering for artists and writers drawn to Extinction Rebellion, and for anyone wondering about the value of art & poetry in this context.

Slow Stitch Workshop

Sep 21, 2019
Join Christiane for some relaxing time finding inspiration for slow stitch, in the colours and form of the gardens at Tremenheere.

Kate Walters Workshop: Attending…

Sep 29, 2019 - Sep 29, 2019
Workshop and talk with Kate Walters, centred around her exhibition, Notes in the Garden.

Charity Day in aid of Cornwall Samaritans

Oct 6, 2019 - Oct 6, 2019
Join us on Sunday 6th October for our biannual charity day, this time raising money for the Cornwall Samaritans.

Garden Project Day

Oct 9, 2019 - Oct 9, 2019
Tremenheere’s gardener Ruth Hawkley will lead an ‘autumn clean’ in the gardens; including planting, weeding and general tidying up.

Newlyn Society of Artists: NSA On Show

Oct 12, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019
Newlyn Society of Artists present ‘On Show’; an exhibition showcasing work by 85 professional contemporary artists working across all disciplines.

ArtAbility 2019

Nov 7, 2019 - Nov 10, 2019
An exhibition of work by residents of St Teresa's Leonard Cheshire Care Home and invited artists


Nov 30, 2019 - Dec 5, 2019
A number of makers and artists will take part in a curated feast of handcrafted gifts and workshops across both floors of Tremenheere Gallery.

Erosion: An exhibition of paintings, ceramics and jewellery influenced by the effects of natural processes

Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 13, 2019
An exhibition of new work by four artists and makers, all influenced by the effects of erosion on our natural and human landscape.

Exhibition and Auction in Aid of Mobile Refugee Support

Mar 11, 2020 - Mar 14, 2020
Tremenheere Gallery will be the venue for an exhibition and auction in aid of Mobile Refugee Support featuring work by 30+ south west artists.

Our latest opening times – Updated 13th July

Jul 1, 2020 - Jul 22, 2020
From 1st July the Sculpture Gardens are open daily, 10.30am – 5.30pm, with last admission at 4.30pm each day. Please note that it is not necessary, or possible, to pre-book your visit to the sculpture gardens. We currently have a […]

Bernard Irwin – Let’s build a boat and sail away

Jul 22, 2020 - Aug 8, 2020
The exhibition will feature a number of his signature large-scale paintings alongside smaller works, many of which were created during lockdown.

Summer Exhibition: Hannah Woodman, Sarah Woods and Seamus Moran

Jul 29, 2020 - Aug 29, 2020
Tremenheere Gallery’s delayed 2020 programme begin with two collections of new and recent paintings by Hannah Woodman and Sarah Woods.

Mark Surridge: Walking the Stone

Aug 12, 2020 - Aug 29, 2020
Tremenheere Gallery, in collaboration with Coates & Scarry, presents a body of new and recent work by Mark Surridge.