2012 Submissions

Coastal Currents 2012, a month-long celebration of visual arts, performance and events by emerging and established artists across the UK and world wide.
Focused within the recognised cultural hub of Hastings & St Leonards, Coastal Currents festival has steadily grown to become one of the largest arts festivals in the South East. Offering a wide range of exhibitions, performances, talks, workshops and events aimed at the local community, visitors and artists. As well as the popular open studios programme, which involves over a hundred artists in beach huts, studios, houses and gardens from West St Leonards across to neighbouring Rother area.


There are several ways you can get involved in the festival; take part in the popular Open Studios programme, register an event or exhibition during September for inclusion in the festival brochure or just simply lend a hand.

Submissions will be opening on 30 April 2012

Deadline for completed submissions 1 June 2012

If you have missed out this year, keep your eyes peeled for next years submissions deadlines or contact Creative Coast on info@coastalcurrents.org.uk to be added to the Coastal Currents mailing list.