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Fantastic.

We had the pleasure of meeting Nigel today whilst exploring his gallery. What a wonderful man, who... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Adrianne P
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Great gallery

Lovely gallery and wonderful to meet Nigel who was very friendly and welcoming, spending time... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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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 1 week ago

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

1  Thank Matilda M
Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of meeting Nigel today whilst exploring his gallery. What a wonderful man, who takes the time to talk to each individual who walks through the door and discuss the stories behind his beautiful work. I was surprised to see negativity in...More

2  Thank Adrianne P
Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind words. Much appreciated! It was a pleasure to welcome you into the gallery. The pigment I use is of the highest quality I can find and this gives my works as you say "a fantastic explosion of colour" and is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been purchasing and commissioning art (paintings, object d'art, jewellery, furniture, marquetry, enamel work) for 35 years and have had the privilege to work with some very fine artisans so I was interested to see a gallery so well regarded on...More

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

Thank you for your review. I am sorry you were very disappointed and put off at the sheer number of paintings to choose from and the variety of styles and subject matter but I'm relatively new in comparison to your 35 years of experience and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely gallery and wonderful to meet Nigel who was very friendly and welcoming, spending time explaining some of the pieces and his history to us.

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

Many thanks for your kind words and taking the trouble to write a review. It was a pleasure seeing you in the gallery.

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Spookily Nigel and I share the same birthday. It was a pleasure to meet you Nigel and for you to spend time showing us around your gallery. Beautiful works of art in various forms and using different materials. This is certainly a must if you...More

1  Thank Colin S
Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

And a happy birthday to you too! Thanks for your review and your kind words. Look forward to welcoming you back to the gallery again.

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

I visited Nigel Greaves gallery today and spent a throughly interesting and enjoyable time chatting to Nigel and admiring his wonderful paintings. There was a real variety of subject matter and vibrant colours and textures which I loved. I was spoiled for choice and will...More

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

Thank you very much for your kind words. It was a pleasure showing you the works in the gallery and I look forward to returning for your birthday treat.

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Following a successful bid at a charity auction in aid of St Wilfred’s Hospice, we paid a visit to Nigel Greaves gallery behind the Grand Hotel in Eastbourne. What a wonderful selection of original works & Nigel was so welcoming & friendly. We had our...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Many thanks for your kind comments! It was a pleasure welcoming you and your family to the gallery and I'm glad you are happy with your painting. It's just great that your purchase also helped such a brilliant cause!

Reviewed 9 June 2018

My children and I visited this gallery and spoke to Nigel the artist who was very welcoming and friendly. His work is amazing and we all enjoyed looking at his paintings.

1  Thank 1234c312
Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thanks for your kind words! It was a pleasure to welcome you into the gallery.

Reviewed 2 June 2018

My husband and I were delighted to find Nigel's gallery on the same street as my favourite vegetarian restaurant! It was great to be shown round the gallery by Nigel himself, and hear about his background in art, and we were very impressed by the...More

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Gallery513, Owner at Nigel Greaves Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Many thanks for your kind words. It was a great pleasure to show you my work and I look forward to seeing you anytime you wish to visit again.

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

My friends and I are from Russia and visited Eastboune for a couple of days and decided to visit an art gallery as we both appreciate art. I must say that it is very inspiring, colorful and positive art. It was a lovely experience to...More

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

Thank you very much for giving the gallery a five star review! It was a great pleasure to welcome you into the gallery and show you my work.

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