Cuckoo Farm Studios
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Last few days of TRANSITIONAL FIGURES - Liam Hennessy solo show

The last few open days of CFS Artist Tenant Liam Hennessy's solo exhi...

Sheena Clover is open for Wivenhoe Art Trail...

CFS Tenant/Studio Holder Sheena Clover is taking part in the 13th - 15th...

What is Debbie Ayles taking part in starting this May 2022...

Debbie Ayles, CFS Associate Member is showcasing her recent works in...

What is Lupe Cunha up to this May - it's a lot!

CFS Tenant/Studio Holder Lupe Cunha is very busy this May...

Art Exhibition at The Sentinel Gallery

CFS Associate Artist Hila Hill is exhibiting her paintings in this solo e...

Spring Exhibition by Anglian Potters

CFS ceramic Artist and Studio Holder Pam Schomberg is taking part in the...

Associate Artist Debbie Ayles has work chosen by RWS.

CFS Associate Artist Debbie Ayles has had her painting 'Painting i...

30@30 EXHIBITION at Cuckoo Farm Studios

This is the first of a programme of exhibitions and events that will run throughout 2022.

30@30 is an exhibi...

Lisa Temple-Cox is awarded an Arts Council 'Develop Your Own Practice' grant.

Visual and research CFS Artist Tenant Lisa Temple-Cox is delighted to announce that...

What is Associate member Lynn Foster upto this December?

CFS Associate Artist Lynn Foster is delighted to announce that she is taking part in th...

Nicholas Rowe enters the Artisan Alchemy Gallery, Birmingham.

Cuckoo Farm Studios Artist Tenant Nicholas Rowe has recently delivered more than a do...


During this December Cuckoo Farm Studios Artist Tenant Lupe Cunha will be displaying a s...


Several Cuckoo Farm Studios members are partaking in this years annual 'Winter Exhibtion' by the renound ...

CONTEMPORARY PAINTING NOW at The Sentinel Gallery, Wivenhoe

Curated by Cuckoo Farm Studios tenant Lupe Cunha, open today at The Sentine...

BOURNE NARRATIVES - free felt making workshops

Free felt making workshops with Lisa Temple-Cox at Bourne Mill, Colchester.

'OPEN STUDIOS 'Outside' 2021' at Cuckoo Farm Studios

11 - 5pm on Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th September 2021

Upcoming with Chris Meigh-Andrews September 2021

These forthcoming events are by CFS video and Electronic artist Chris ...

URDAN AND SUBURBAN at The Sentinel Gallery

Thursday 16th September 2021 - Wednesday 29th September 2021

Open 10:00 to 17:00 daily.

BOURNE NATIVES at Bourne Mill, Colchester.

Saturday 3rd July - Sunday 31st Oct 2021

Presenting a communally-created tapestry of individually crafted fe...

RE-LAUNCH EXHIBITION at The Sentinel Gallery, Wivenhoe

Thursday 19th to Wednesday 25th August 2021

Open 10:00 to 17:00 daily.

THE BIG SUMMER EXHIBITION 2021 at the Oasis Cafe, Frinton-on-sea

Opening 26th July until 20th August 2021

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 9-12am

& All week ...

Solar Power Art and Design

Alex Nathanson’s new book "Solar Power Art and Design" will be available from the end of July 2021. Publi...

SUMMER EXHIBITION at The Longshed by Suffolk Craft Society

Friday 9th - Sunday 25th July 2021 - 10 - 5pm


Virtual exhibition dates 3rd - 31st July 2021 - opening speech will connence at 10a...


12/13th & 19/20th June 2021 - 10:30 - 5pm.


Glass artist Jean Muir of Cuckoo Farm Studios is participating in both Su...

Mapping the Remains by Lisa Temple-Cox

Article by Cuckoo Farm Studios artist Lisa Temple-Cox puts her iden...


Opens Thursday 22nd - closes 12noon on Wednesday 28th April 2021


Opens Thursday 15th 10am to 5pm

Closes 4pm Wednesday 21st April 2021

For the Love of Avocados

26 th May – 26 th June 2020. Art Exchange Gallery.

For the Love of Avocados displays contemporary projects, ...


Open afternoon. Sat 06 July | 2-4pm


Chris Meigh-Andrews latest solo show "The Sky Is For All" will be at the Ruskin Gallery, Anglia Ruskin University in ...


Chappel Galleries from the 2nd March to 31 March

Private View: 2nd March from 10 am to 5 pm


An exciting new exhibition from the UCC School at The Minories.


19th January - 26th April 2019 | The Crypt, S...


Cuckoo Farm Studios will be open to the public from 11am on Saturday 8th September to 6pm on Sunday 9th September. Ar...


Lisa Tenple-Cox will be running a series of art workshops in October 2018 based on 'Drawing from the Cabinet of Cu...

Painting Saturday Workshops with Lupe Cunha

Lupe is running a series of workshops exploring aspects of contemporary painting. The workshops are themed on such ar...


A joint exhibition by a painter and ceramicist

Talk on Constable's skies

Talk on Constable’s Skies by Dr John Thornes at the Boat House Gallery, Flatford (National Trust) onTuesda...

The Henry and Joyce Trail

The Henry and Joyce Trail - a family activity trail taking in the concrete legacy of Henry Collins and Joy...

Chris Meigh-Andrews at Cambridge College of Art

Chris Meigh-Andrews will be talking about his work at Cambridge College of Art on Wednesday 7th March...

Hilary Owers in the Benham Gallery

Artist Hilary Owers will be producing new work in the Benham Gallery in the week ending 16th February

Thomas Dilloway and Joe Daniels in the Benham Gallery

Tom Dilloway and Joe Daniels will be showing work in the Benham Gallery Upon Request

Norwich Castle Open Art Show 3rd March - 20th May

CFS art work in Norwich Castle 

Colchester Art Society Summer Exhibition 2017

15th-29th July

Cuckoo Farm Studios artists are among those exhibiting paintings, prints and sculpture in ...

Debbie Ayles - Glimpses of Architecture

A new exhibition, Glimpses of Architecture, featuring work by Cuckoo Farm associate artist Debbie Ayles.


Ruth Philo - Paint Ground

A new exhibition, Paint Ground, featuring work by Cuckoo Farm tenant Ruth Philo.


Extra Date Announced for Paper Marbling Workshop

24th September 2017


Due to popular demand there will now be an extra paper marbling workshop led ...

Paper Marbling Workshop at Cuckoo Farm - FULLY BOOKED

23rd September 2017


An amazing opportunity to attend a workshop led by Katherine Brett, one of th...

Open Studios Weekend 2017

Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th September, 11am-6pm


Every year on the first weekend of Colchester an...

Colchester School of Art 3D Design and Craft Show

On the 10th of June, Cuckoo Farm will host a pop-up exhibition of work by students on the 3D Design and Craft cou...

Back Catalogue

A range of artist's at Cuckoo Farm Studios will be opening their studios to sell work and paraphernalia.


Outside 16 - A Sense of Place

14 artists have made new work for this exhibition, in response to the location, hi...

Open Studios Weekend 2016

 As part of Colchester and Tendring Open Studios 2016 Cuckoo Farm Studios will be open for both days of the...

The First Cuckoo of Spring Exhibition

Friday 27th May to Monday 30th May


After Dark 2015

An Evening of Moving Image Projections, Light and Sound at Cuckoo Farm Studios

From 8pm until 10pm on the...

Upcoming Print workshop Courses

A full range of courses run at Cuckoo Farm Studios Printworkshop.



Hilary Owers in Café Gallery

Exhibition in Café Gallery, Tuesday 16th June – Wednesday 22nd July, Preview Saturday 20th June 12 – 2pm


Hilary Owers - Black on White

Hilary Owers CFS artist takes parts in Exhibition at the Oriel Gallery, Wales


Painting From The Landscape at Cuckoo Farm Studios

This November Join Lupe Cunha at Cuckoo Farm Studios as she shows you how to painting from the landscape explorin...

Japanese Pouch Book Workshop

David Jacobs, who gave a fantastic presentation at Cuckoo Farm Studios last year on his work at the British Libra...

Chris Marker - An Artist You Should Know About

Screening of La Jetée with introductory talk by Chris Meigh-Andrews. An ENAS event hosted and organised by Cuckoo...

Open Studios Weekend 2014

As part of Colchester and Tendring Open Studios 2014 Cuckoo Farm Studios will be open for the 2 days on the weeke...

Linking Creative Spaces / Hilary Owers

Linking Creative spaces is based on the idea of the connection of Cuckoo Farm Studios, the long established out o...

‘Flourish’ Residencies 2014.

Ruth Philo is currently our first Flourish artist in residence, and is resident in the Benham ga...

Printed Fabric Workshop by Jacqueline Davies

Printed Fabric Workshop by Jacqueline Davies 19th April Saturday 10am - 4pm


Open studios at Cuckoo Farm Studios 2013

Cuckoo Farm is open to the public on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th September from 11am until 6pm.

Outside 2013 - Oasis

Oasis is an exhibition of artwork in the grounds of Cuckoo Farm Studios. 

Graduate Award Announcement

Our new graduate to be awarded a free studio space for a year plus exhibition at the Minories is Gill Tryphena.

Workshops at CFS for Summer

Here is a list of workshops in the CFS Printworkshop during the summer of 2013.

Outside 2013

An opportunity to exhibit in the grounds of Cuckoo Farm Studios during Open Studios.


Afterall - Artist Surgery

Artist's surgery for current Colchester School of Art graduates or undergraduates. Saturday 20th July 2013 1pm un...


Exhibition of work by recent graduates from Colchester School of Art. 

20/21 and 27/28 July 2013 - 10am u...

After Dark: Open Call for Proposals

After Dark: An Evening of Moving Image Projections at Cuckoo Farm, Aug 23rd & 24th, 2013.


Printworkshop Group Show May 2013

The Printworkshop are having a group show in the Benham Gallery. 18/19 and 25/26 May 2013. 11am until 5pm.

Through Similar Eyes

'Through Similar Eyes!' is a joint exhibition of paintings by Patricia Price and Anthony Jones at The Benham Gall...

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