Turner Contemporary
  • Mondrian and Colour

    Mondrian and Colour

    24 May 2014 -
    21 September 2014
    Get beneath the grid and trace Piet Mondrian’s journey to abstraction through colour. See over 50 works spanning Mondrian’s journey, many from the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, which holds the largest collection of Mondrian’s paintings in the world.
    Photo Manu Palomeque
  • Spencer Finch: The Skies can't keep their secret

    Spencer Finch: The Skies can't keep their secret

    24 May 2014 -
    21 September 2014
    Finch’s first solo exhibition in an English public gallery in over 5 years brings together new and recent works by the artist, all of which reflect on the changing coastal light of Margate and other sites.
  • Edmund de Waal: Atmosphere

    Edmund de Waal: Atmosphere

    29 March 2014 -
    8 February 2015
    "...minimalist displays of coolly beautiful ceramic objects seductively straddle the old gap between art and craft. Modernism and ancient influences elegantly combine in art at once beautiful and thought-provoking." Jonathan Jones, The Guardian
    286 porcelain vessels in 9 aluminium and plexiglass vitrines
    Each: 11 3/4 x 118 x 9 3/4 inches (30 x 300 x 25 cm)
    Overall dimensions variable
    © Edmund de Waal. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery
    Photo Stephen White        
  • Krijn de Koning: Dwelling (Margate / Folkestone)

    Krijn de Koning: Dwelling (Margate / Folkestone)

    1 August 2014 -
    2 November 2014
    See a new artwork by Dutch artist Krijn de Koning, made specially for Turner Contemporary's Summer of Colour festival and Folkestone Triennial 2014.
  • Summer of Colour

    Summer of Colour

    24 May 2014 -
    21 September 2014
    This summer, Margate is transformed into a festival of colour! Feel the joy of being by the sea in a colourful explosion of dance, performance, theatre, art and activity in the town and surrounding area of Thanet.
Turner Contemporary is a gallery in Margate, delivering world-class exhibitions of contemporary and historical art, events and activities. Admission is free.


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