Silk Top Hat Gallery

Contemporary art gallery providing a showcase for original British paintings, prints, sculpture and crafts in Ludlow town centre. Open Tuesday – Saturday 11.00 am – 4.00 pm.

Current Exhibition: GRAHAM ARNOLD ‘ELEGIES’ Recent Paintings,Drawings and Collages. 10th September – 11th October 2016

10th September – 11th October 2016: We first showed Graham Arnold’s work at the Silk Top Hat Gallery in 1987 when he and his late wife Ann had just moved … Continue reading


Current Exhibition: ROBERT BATES ‘Polaroid Dreams’ 10th September – 11th October 2016

10th September – 11th October 2016 Robert Bates was born in Wolverhampton in 1943. He attended Birmingham College of Art and the Royal College of Art from 1960-1968, and then … Continue reading


Isaac Smart’s showcase: JEMIMA JAMESON 10th September – 11th October

Jemima Jameson’s decorated boxes are beautiful and functional objects which can house modern paraphernalia. The caskets and treasure chests make excellent gifts for special celebrations and can be personalised with … Continue reading

May 28, 2016

Isaac Smart’s showcase: Watch piece Jewellery by JULIE ROBERTSON

We introduced Julie Robertson’s watch piece jewellery at the end of last year.  She recycles and reworks antique, vintage and modern watch and clock parts to create striking and original … Continue reading

May 27, 2016

Next Exhibition: Colin See-Paynton, Helen Cass, David Howorth and Philip Nelson


May 23, 2016

Future Exhibitions

Saturday 26th November: CHRISTMAS SHOW opens. 2017 –  Exhibition dates to be confirmed: SIMON DORRELL, MARY GRIFFIN, CHARLES MacCARTHY, MATTHEW WOOD  

July 6, 2015

Upcoming Events

Thursday 22nd September: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester (cancelled due to not quite enough numbers – we may reschedule for Spring 2017) Thursday 27th October: Aston Hall and … Continue reading

September 27, 2014