This exhibition is full of works inspired by, and information about, toilets.
E.g Thomas Crapper did not invent the toilet - King Minos of Crete had the first flushing
water closet recorded in history and that was over 2800 years ago.
Primarily however it is an art exhibition.
We have works by over fifty local artists on the subject of toilets
On display are:-
Imaginative and humorous paintings.
Installations made from toilets and toilet paper.
Painted loo seats.
Information about the history and development of toilets.
A large 'white board' for compiling toilet puns.
The exhibititon opened to the public on the 1st October and
will run to Thursday 24th October.
Open Tuesday to Saturday 12 til 4pm.
Panoramas of the Exhibition
Click on any of the three images immediately below to see
some panoramas of the exhibition.
Images From The Exhibition
Below are some sample images of works in the
exhibition. Click on any of these to see a larger image in our viewer.
Loo Roll Roll
Sydney F Smith
(The Commode is not included)
- Miss Havisham's Wedding Dress and Cake made entirely from
The Boudoir by Marie McGowan
Click on the image on the left to see the picture in our viewer or, to see an interactive
panorama of Marie's installation, just click on the image to the right.
Height: 36 inches; Width: 20 inches;
With acknowledgement to Fritz Spiegl and his Loophonium which
can be seen at the Walker Art Gallery.
Height: 11 inches; Width: 11 inches;
E J Walmsley
Height: 50 inches; Width: 40 inches;
Height: 24 inches; Width: 19 inches;
Height: 12 inches; Width: 9.5 inches;
Height: 16 inches; Width: 12 inches;
Smelling of Roses
Height: 24 inches; Width: 20 inches;
Elephant in the Room
Height: 16 inches; Width: 11 inches;
Newton (Discovers His Laws)
Acrylic on canvas
Height: 19 inches; Width: 23 inches;
Where's My Dad?
Height: 19 inches; Width: 15.5 inches;
Height: 17 inches; Width: 23 inches;
Height: 22 inches; Width: 14 inches;
Height: 11 inches; Width: 9.5 inches;
What A Great Night Out
Height: 4 inches; Width: 3 inches;
The Only Place I Get Any Peace
Height: 7 inches; Width: 3 inches;
Height: 5 inches; Width: 18 inches;
Height: 7.5 inches; Width: 7 inches;
Height: 7.5 inches; Width: 5.5 inches;
Height: 0 inches; Width: 0 inches;
In the daytime the family call me 'LOO' ....
But when they're all in bed at night
...I Become Something Else!
by P Williams
Height: 6 inches; Width: 4 inches;
Ivy Loo Seat
Height: 16 inches; Width: 14 inches;
I Knew it Would be Handy
Height: 7 inches; Width: 7 inches;
Height: 90 inches; Width: 24 inches;
Height: 66 inches; Width: 16 inches;
The Quiet Place
Height: 20 inches; Width: 16 inches;
A Bathroom With Toilet
Height: 4 inches; Width: 11 inches;
A Bathroom With Toilet
Height: 3 inches; Width: 11 inches;