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Nigel Greaves Gallery

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Situated behind Eastbourne's Grand Hotel, Nigel's gallery is easy to reach on foot from the town... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ourview2014
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South Devon, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit

Worth while going a little further west to visit. A huge selection and such variety, all painted by... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
martin p
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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Eastbourne's premier contemporary art gallery. Two floors of original land and seascapes, figurative and abstract works.The gallery has been featured on BBC TV, ITV and many national and regional newspaperes and magazines. Schools visits by...more
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8-9 Grand Hotel Buildings Compton Street | Compton Street, Eastbourne BN21 4EJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Situated behind Eastbourne's Grand Hotel, Nigel's gallery is easy to reach on foot from the town centre and there's plenty of street parking nearby. On entering the ground floor we were impressed by the sheer number of striking and colourful paintings. Nigel has created a...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I’m very grateful to you for your kind words. Many thanks for visiting the gallery and it was a great pleasure showing you my works. I look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth while going a little further west to visit. A huge selection and such variety, all painted by the same artist. We liked the gallery so much we ended up buying two pantings, and only went in for a look round. Nigel takes the time...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind words and taking the time to give me a good review. Reviews like this help people to find the gallery so I’m grateful to you both. It was a pleasure seeing you in the gallery and I look forward to...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Nigel is fantastic. Spent time showing me around his vibrant gallery with passion for art. His work is diverse, something for everybody. Please enjoy visiting the gallery behind the Grand hotel.

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you for your very nice review, much appreciated! It was a pleasure showing you my work and I look forward to welcoming you into the gallery in the future.

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Having visited Nigel's gallery on a number of occasions I enjoy seeing the range of paintings he has to choose from. And it is amazing to realise that he paints them all himself. I like the watercolours best. Nigel is always happy to discuss options...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Many thanks for your kind words and for taking the time to give me a review. I am currently working on some more watercolours alongside some new very vibrant abstract works. I'm glad you like the choice as it's this challenge that allows me to...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Where else can you browse an extensive collection of impressive modern art, with no pressure to buy and no time pressure to leave, have a one on one tour with explanation and conversion about the pieces - all by the artist himself?! I admit I...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for giving me such a great review. It was very nice seeing you all in the gallery and being able to show you my work. It’s nice reviews like yours that keep me inspired. I look forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 4 September 2018

I visited with my daughter and Nigel took the time to show us around and talk to us about the particular paintings we liked, explaining the inspiration behind them. He took the time to show us the lower floor too, even though we weren't intending...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thanks for your kind words giving me a positive review. It was a pleasure showing you my work. I never mind being late for a lunch as my customers are always more important!

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

It‘s not every day that you get to see stunning paintings with their creator. He takes the time to explain the visitors why he painted this and what relation to the tableau he has. I would definitly recommend you to visit this place even if...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Many thanks for your very kind words and for recommending the gallery to others. As Picasso famously said " Art makes more sense if you know the person who created it".

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Nigel is very welcoming and allows you to browse with no pressure - there were two pictures in particular that we liked and we ended up buying one - all a great experience. Thank you

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give me a nice review. I very much appreciate it! Thanks also for coming in to the gallery and thank you for your purchase.

Reviewed 21 August 2018

We popped in to the gallery as the art in the window caught our eye. The gallery is bigger than expected with multiple rooms and a second floor. Beautiful, bright pieces were what we were looking for and wow were we spoilt for choice! Nigel...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

I am really pleased you like your painting and thanks for your kind words. It was a pleasure seeing you in the gallery and I look forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 10 August 2018

I especially liked the still and colourful landscapes. Some other colourful ones were also good. The artist was nice and welcoming.

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Many thanks for your kind words and I’m pleased you especially liked my still and colourful landscapes.

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