It All Starts Here ART AUCTION
There were almost 200 original works in our opening exhibition and art auction at the new Artspace on the Prom, all generously donated.
Thank you for your support. The auction has ended.
All auction winners have been notified of their success and details of how to proceed to collect their work. If you have not received notification and think there may be an error please get in touch
You can still look round the exhibition online here
Art Deco Building Renovation Appeal
Please support us in raising money to give an iconic Art Deco seafront building on the Cromer promenade a new lease of life. We will be redeveloping it into an Art Space for everyone to enjoy.
Cromer ArtSpace aims to engage and inspire the local community with art in public places, encouraging audience engagement and participation by increasing the understanding of the arts. We aim to be fresh and outward looking, supporting artists and bringing works and events of quality and imagination to Cromer.
Cromer Artspace will enable projects which increase accessibility, support local businesses and help the arts to become valued as a vital part of local life.
The Bigger Picture Project
Good things lead to more good things. The art works around Cromer that formed the Bigger Picture project have been removed and put into storage while we develop plans for more great works around Cromer from September 2022. Watch this (art)space.
The Cromer Artspace Summer 2021 survey report
Cromer wants more art and an exhibition space
A huge thanks to the almost 200 people took part in the Summer 2021 Cromer Artspace survey between July and October 2021. There was a real feeling that, whilst there is an undercurrent of art in Cromer, things could and should be improved.
In 2020 Cromer Artspace commissioned a research project which investigated how other towns have developed high quality, innovative and contemporary public art – opening opportunities on a world scale for participation and understanding.
Interviews were undertaken with interested locals, arts professionals, innovators and grant giving bodies. The resultant report has enabled us to plan and formulate ideas for future possibilities which would be suitable for Cromer.
Cromer Lockdown Views Project
Cromer Artspace offered an opportunity for all-comers to be creative and to use Lockdown Isolation as subject matter. More than 40 people took part, from professional artists to total beginners and the project grew to become an online gallery of paintings, photographs, 3D works, films and poetry. A further 16 moving and energetic entries came from school groups, all reflecting the mood of Cromer during Covid19.
Two A3 sized posters were produced, and each entrant received copies. More were posted around town and are on sale through our website