What's on in Elmbridge

Enjoy arts events in the borough such as lectures and competitions.  View the events calendar (and select the arts category) or see the highlights below.

The Royston Pike lecture series

Elmbridge Moving Art

A community arts exhibition, showcasing the work of visual artists who live or work in Elmbridge. From 7 August to 1 September at Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre, Walton-on-Thames, before touring other spaces in Elmbridge, including the Civic Centre in Esher. Pieces cover various genres and use a wide range of media, including oil, acrylics, watercolour, photography, mixed media and porcelain.This project is run by Riverhouse Arts Centre in partnership with The R C Sherriff Trust and Elmbridge Borough Council. View the exhibition catalogue. Read more information about the exhibition.

15th Elmbridge Literary Competition 2019

The theme of this year's Literary Competition will be announced here in September.

14th Elmbridge Literary Competition 2018 - Winners

 The 2018 competition was run by R C Sherriff Trust in partnership with Elmbridge Borough Council and Sampson Low Publishers. The 2018 theme was 'Things that go bump in the night and send a shiver down the spine'. The full list of winners and highly commended and commended entries are available to view on the R C Sherriff Trust website. All 1st prize winners in the adult category had their work printed as chapbooks by Sampson Low. Small and affordable forms of literature, chapbooks historically used to be sold on the streets, and covered a wide range of subjects

For further information on the Literary Competition, please view the terms and conditions or email arts@rcsherrifftrust.org.uk, arts@elmbridge.gov.uk or visit the R C Sherriff Trust website. 

To find out about the arts projects and events taking place in Elmbridge, contact arts@elmbridge.gov.uk or check the events calendar

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