Recording Britain, an exhibition at the Towner Gallery Eastbourne

Recording Britain is an exhibition at the Towner Gallery, Eastbourne, Sussex, England, organised by the Victoria & Albert Museum, London. It closes on 26th June 2016. The exhibition shows the work of a range of artists in a scheme set up at the outbreak of the Second World War to employ artists on the home front to record the changing landscape of Britain. The exhibition features work by artists such as John Piper, Kenneth Rowntree and Barbara Jones alongside a selection of contemporary works including paintings and photographs by Conrad Atkinson, Richard Long, David Nash and Laura Oldfield Ford. Visit the Towner Gallery website.