Gillian Collins  Artist

2019       Awakening, Leith Hill Place (National Trust selected exhibition)

2019      Surrey Artists Open Studios

2018      Eleven-Eleven, East Grinstead Museum

2018      Gathering Memories Project for Alzheimers Research, travelling exhibition and auction

2018      A Bevy of Larks at Leith Hill Place (NT), Surrey (solo intervention by selection)

2018      "Unlocked", Ten Group of Artists, The Lightbox, Woking, Surrey

2018       Surrey Artists Open Studios, Reigate

2018       "Women, Suffrage and Art", The Spring, Havant; 2018 Open Exhibition (selected exhibition)

2018      "Collective Stitches" touring exhibition with Dionne Swift

2017      Stitch a Tree Project, Alice Kettle and Thread Bearing Witness

2017      "Stitched Secrets", Profanity Embridery Group, Whitstable

2017      " Gathering Memories Community Art Project" for Alzheimers Research

2017      International Quilt Festival, Birmingham “Portrait Shuffle” with Through Our Hands

2017      WaterAid Tea Towel Swap

2017       Surrey Artists Open Studios (The Brewhouse at Guildford House Gallery)

2017      Oxmarket Centre of Arts Chichester “5 modern artists”, (invited exhibition)

2016      Surrey Artists Open Studios (The Brewhouse at Guildford House Gallery)

2016     “40th Anniversary Retrospective” Oxmarket Centre of Arts, (invited exhibition)

2016    “Art@Work”, Clyde & Co/Guildford Arts – (invited exhibition)

2016    “In an English Country Garden”, Cranleigh Arts Centre, Surrey (solo exhibition)

2016    February window - Oxmarket Centre of Arts Chichester (solo exhibition

2015   “From the Pages of a Book” Riverside Gallery, Richmond on Thames (selected exhibition)

2015    Arundel Art Trail, Arundel Museum, West Sussex

2015   “Quinquennial”, Ten Group at Guildford Cathedral, Surrey

2014    “nineTENths”, Ten Group at Cranleigh Arts Centre, Surrey

2014    “Artist’s Bloc”, Ten Group at the Oxmarket Centre of Arts, Chichester

2014    Horsham Artists Open Studio Trail, Horsham, West Sussex

2014   #wellMaking Craftivists Garden project with Craftivist Collective and Falmouth University and Arts for Health Cornwall and Isles of Scilly                                                                                                                                                                                                              

2013    “The Button Project” Macclesfield Silk Museum

2013    “Patchwork Meadow”, and (touring show)

2013    “Response”, Ten Group at the Harvey Gallery, Guildford

2013   “#imapiece” with Craftivist Collective and Save the Children at ManchesterPeople's Museum and the Craft Centre, London

2012     Oxmarket Centre of Arts - Paisley Pedlar (February and June windows solo exhibitions)

2012    “Response”, Ten Group at The Simple Gallery, Esher

2011    “Current”, Ten Group at the Robert Phillips Gallery, Walton-on-Thames

2010    “Fruition” Fine Art Degree Show, the Bargehouse at the Oxo Tower, London

2009    Arundel Art Trail, Arundel, West Sussex

2009    “Interim”, Ten Group at the Robert Phillips Gallery, Walton-on-Thames

2008    “Allotments” Ten Group at Farnham Maltings, Surrey

2008     Printmakers Cut 2, Oxmarket Centre of Arts, Chichester

2008    “Journeys”, Adult Learning Centre, Farnham, Surrey

2008     Stride Open Winners Exhibition, Oxmarket Centre of Arts

2008     Bacchus Awards, Denbies Wine Lodge, Dorking, Surrey

2007     The Stride Open, Oxmarket Centre of Arts, Chichester (selected exhibition)

2006     Outside-IN, Pallant House Gallery (selected exhibition)

2005      Warnham Nature Reserve, Horsham, West Sussex

2005      Northbrook Graduates at The Capitol Arts Centre, Horsham, West Sussex (selected exhibition)

2004      Brighton Festival Open Studios, Brighton Independent Printmaking


2018     Cranleigh Open Art Competition

2017    'Light it up Blue’ Cranleigh Arts Centre in partnership with ArtVenture Trust and St Josephs School, Cranleigh                                                                                                      

2017    'Cloth, Thread, Scissors a festival of quilts’ at Cranleigh Arts Centre

2016     'Florilegium', Cranleigh Arts Centre in partnership with RHS Wisley Herbarium

2015    “Elements of Architecture” exhibition in partnership with the Brooking National Collection of Domestic Architecture                                                                          

2015    “The Best Days of Our Lives”, oral history project at Cranleigh Arts Centre

2015     Cranleigh Arts Centre, Surrey - wall painting in Crane Room bar

2008      Forget-me-Not Project, Royal Surrey County Hospital - wall painting, dementia ward


Previous Exhibitions and Projects