Opening Times: Monday to Saturday 9am-5pm

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Indian Summer at New Brewery Arts

Bank Holiday Opening:

Saturday 29th August 9am - 5pm, Monday 31 August 10am - 4pm (closed Sunday)

We have lots to see and lots to do this coming term at New Brewery Arts.

Our main gallery exhibition 'The Names of The Hare' showing work by 30 artists who use the hare as muse and inspiration,  is open until Saturday 19th September.  Look out for special Hare events in the Gallery.  And after that we are thrilled to welcome back Automata Artist, Robert Race with his magical new exhibition 'Getting On' opening Saturday 26 September.  To see more click here  Gallery hours: Monday  - Saturday, 9am - 5pm, ADMISSION FREE.

In our pop-up exhibition space we have three new exhibitions by Cetta Di Lieto, Debbie Sterling and Rick Burgess, to find out more click here.  

Fancy trying something new? We have launched our Autumn programme of one and two day workshops in a wide range of activities: ceramics; crochet; willow; printing; needle felting and more. Why not see what's on and book it here. We have also announced our programme of regular courses for the autumn term. This term we have a great range of craft, drawing & painting, sculpture, creative writing, ceramics and a new course looking at supporting makers to make the change from a hobby to a professional career. Have a look at what's on offer and book a course here

PRIZE DRAW  All bookings between 26 Aug and 11 Sept will be entered.  Two lucky winners will receive their course or workshop for FREE!

BURSARY We have just launched The Howard Phelps Bursary, supporting individuals and artists to learn at New Brewery Arts.  

And if you just fancy a day-out in Cirencester you can always drop in and see our on-site makers at work, browse in our shop and have a sit-down and something to eat and drink in our cafe.  - See more here  

The Names of the Hare   

Until Saturday 19 September

30 artists and makers who use the hare as muse and inspiration.

Saturday 29th August 2pm-4pm

Jane Russ, Chairman of the Hare Preservation Trust, will be in the Gallery answering your questions on all things hare.  Please come and visit to find out why a hare is not a rabbit and what the future holds for this wonderful mythical animal.

Photo Sharon Newman 








Top L:R Susan Horth, Sue Scullard, Gin Durham. Above: L:R: Jackie Morris, Lindsey Tyson, Kerry Phippen, Claudia Petley  

The Names of the Hare Exhibition is part of the Cirencester Hare Festival 2015      

 What else is happening at New Brewery Arts?

The Barrel Store News

Work has begun!  The builders have arrived to begin the development of our funky, stylish, guest accommodation.  The Barrel Store has been designed to provide exciting new opportunities for visitors and artists - a brand new offer for New Brewery Arts, for Cirencester and for the Cotswolds!  We will keep you posted!.Stephanie Cole's drawing of The Barrel Store project at New Brewery Arts

We need your support to make The Barrel Store happen, you can make a donation to The Barrel Store fund and help us extend our craft education programme with these exciting new opportunities. Your support will directly contribute to our sustainability, ensuring long term artistic opportunities for Cirencester and the Cotswolds. Simply give £10 by texting 'BRRL10 £10' to 70070

You can also support the project by buying a New Brewery Arts tote bag, designed by artist Stephanie Cole, for only £5.95 in our craft shop. Or by donating while you are here - just talk to a member of staff.

We are looking for Non-Executive Board Members 

Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge? Are you interested in arts and crafts, do you have background in hospitality or are you a qualified accountant?  If the answer is Yes then we would like to hear from you.  We are looking for new Non-Executive Board Members to contribute to our future development, our continued excellence in contemporary arts and crafts and our long term sustainability. Ideally, you will have an interest in contemporary craft and the arts, enjoy team working and be attracted by the opportunity to develop New Brewery Arts to the next level of excellence and success. Click here to find out more. 


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Making Time

From beginners to accomplished makers, everyone's welcome at our short courses, art classes and craft workshops.

Now's the time to start making

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The Making Market

Own some beautiful, unique craft handmade in Britain.

Quirky domestic ware, gossamer fine silver jewellery, wood, metal and ceramics, all available in our craft shop.

Perfect for you or a gift for someone special.

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