Current Projects and Opportunities

If you’re interested in taking part in a project or getting involved with the gallery, take a look at our current opportunities below.

“Six Degrees” Challenge

Image by Thierry Bal

For anyone over 60 in Thanet

Did you know that you have a connection to every work of art in the world?

The Six Degrees of Francis Bacon will help you find out how. Take part in this online series of art challenges over a week whilst exploring one of the artworks currently showing at Turner Contemporary.

Research, connect and share stories through art.

August’s run of this project has ended. Please check back soon for information on when we will next be running this project.

The Great British Fish and Chips Project

For Schools in Kent

Counterpoints Arts invites schools to respond to The Great British Fish and Chips illustrations on our terrace. To find out more about how to get involved, download the resource by clicking below.

Download the resource pack HERE

Creative Isle Community Rail Partnership

For local groups

Thanet’s Creative Isle Community Rail Partnership is covering the line and all seven stations on the route in Thanet –  Birchington-on-Sea, Westgate-on-Sea, Margate, Broadstairs, Dumpton Park, Ramsgate, and Minster. 

The new Partnership will offer a voice for the community through art and creativity, enabling local groups to animate railway stations and trains. 

Find out more

Installation sketch by Emily Peasgood