Exhibitions

There's always something new to see at Burgh House & Hampstead Museum!

Here you will find information about our current and upcoming exhibitions.

Our beautiful 18th-century Christopher Wade Room and Art Gallery display temporary exhibitions that explore various themes relating to the history of Hampstead and its inhabitants. The modern Peggy Jay Gallery exhibits local, contemporary art created by a variety of groups and individuals who hire the space.

Don't forget to keep checking as things get added all the time!

14 exhibitions

Current (3 exhibitions)

Coming soon (11 exhibitions)

  • 4 July to 28 October 2018

    The first retrospective in 40 years will explore the life and art of Archibald Ziegler, who lived and worked in Hampstead from the 1950s onwards

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  • 60 What? 60 Years

    26 to 30 September 2018

    This exhibition is the culmination of Robert’s artistic production thus far and is intended to display the place that art has played in his life and reveal his incredulity at now being 60 years of age, as well as illustrating the career he now aspires to - for as long as his paints and canvasses last out.

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  • Links

    5 to 23 September 2018

    With palettes, forms, textures and patterns influenced and inspired by landscapes and found objects, artists Castellano, Partridge and Seljubac explore with very different mediums the links that inspires their work creating ceramic sculptures, abstract painting and stained glass.

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  • Earth Song

    22 August to 2 September 2018

    Our paintings reflect what is before us and what is within us; our eyes wide open, our minds in tune with the earth. Landscapes rise and form in our imagination, strange and new.

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  • Hampstead Photographic Society Summer Exhibition 2018

    1 to 19 August 2018

    Members of the Hampstead Photographic Society showcase their work in the Society’s annual summer exhibition .

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  • The Holly Bush Emerging Woman Painter Exhibition and Award 2018

    25 to 29 July 2018

    Twenty-one female artists from across the UK and EU are chosen from entries to the Holly Bush art competition to form part of this exhibition in the Peggy Jay Gallery.

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  • Annie Cowan: The Great Escape

    18 to 22 July 2018

    Annie Cowan artists and singer presents a new series of photographs, The Great Escape.

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  • Year of the (rescue) Dog

    11 to 15 July 2018

    All Dogs Matter invite you to celebrate the Year of the Dog at our exhibition at Burgh House.

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  • The Secrets of the Cut

    4 to 8 July 2018

    The Cut model railway returns to the Peggy Jay Gallery providing the centrepiece for an exhibition of Laura Beaumont’s thought provoking book sculptures.

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  • Smooth and Striated

    27 June to 1 July 2018

    Overviews of the African landscape by Apostolia Vorgianiti

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  • Girls and Boys Come Out to Play

    27 June to 2 September 2018

    A mini exhibition exploring the experiences of children in Hampstead from the Victorian age to now.

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