West Bay

Broadchurch and the Jurassic Art Trail exhibitions in West Bay, Dorset

The Broadchurch exhibition in West Bay is in the final stages. The Jurassic Art Trail around West Bay harbour was installed earlier this week.

Broadchurch and its Landscape” in the Salt House, West Bay, Dorset will run from Friday, May 1 till Monday, May 4, 2105 and will open between 10.30am and 5.30pm.

The Jurassic Art Trail will be on display until mid-May in West Bay.

The photographers chosen for the art trail are Andy White, Pete Hackett, Sam Rose, Nathalie Roberts, Stephen Banks, Ollie Taylor, Rob Nolan and Bob Healey.

The trail consists of large images situated around West Bay with each image being duplicated in the Broadchurch exhibition in the Salt House.

To complete the Broadchurch show will be drawings/prints by Paula Youens, sculpture by Pete Hackett and further images by Charles Headey, Catherine Gillingham, Rachael Talibart, Tricia Scott, Christine Santostefano, Sarah Broome, Gina Williams, Liz Shewan and Chelsea Davine.

Chris Chibnall, the author of Broadchurch, will be officially opening the exhibition on Thursday, April 30 at 5pm.

On Saturday, May 2 at 7pm Stephen Banks will reprise his talk on “Astrophotography in and around the dark skies of Dorset” and John Wokersien, trustee and chair of the Jurassic Coast Communities Forum, will be taking about the “Importance of Communities to the Jurassic Coast”.
(from a press release)