Wreck and ruin

11 Jun 2016 - 03 Sep 2016

'Blistering barnacles!' Captain Pugwash invites you to explore our surprising summer show. On display will be a quirky selection of wrecks and ruins from classic shipwreck scenes to Hogarth's Rake's Progress to ruined buildings, interiors and portraiture.


Washing ashore will be artworks by Grayson Perry, Ivor Abrahams, Richard Harry Carter, Tacita Dean, Henry Moore, Ben Nicholson, Alfred Munnings, JMW Turner and Henry Williamson.

John Ryan (1921-2009) Captain Pugwash on board the Black Pig

Richard Harry Carter Suspense - The last Hope Oil on canvas