Here at 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, we have five exhibition spaces showing a range of contemporary art and craft from local, regional, national and international artists.

To help us remain Covid Secure, entry to some of 20-21 Visual Arts Centre’s busier exhibitions may be by ticket only. Please check our current exhibitions to see if you need to book ahead.
Please read our visitor information before visiting.

Current exhibitions:

16 July to 5 November
New Icons – A selling exhibition of some of the biggest names in Street Art and Young British Art, including Banksy, Pure Evil, Blek le Rat, Tracey Emin, Damien Hirst and more. Entry by pre-booked ticket only.

2 July to 1 October

Dale Christopher Wells – Vermifuge Prelude – Prints, drawings and elaborate scale models conjure a strange dystopian vision, inspired by discordant cultural events, and the artists experiences dealing with mental illness.

20 July to 31 August
Generation Project – A series of collaborative displays of peg people created by North Lincolnshire school children, which reflect their hopes for their future selves.

Virtual 3D exhibition tour (Online Only):

Some of our past exhibitions have been recorded as a virtual tour, to be experienced on your PC, smart device or VR headset. Enjoy a visit to 20-21 in virtual 3D without leaving home.

Take the tour

Art in a computer generated gallery

Welcome Home – A Virtual Gallery Takeover – Artist Sam Metz has worked with a team of 16-25 year olds to create and curate a virtual exhibition in a 3D digital space.


Forthcoming exhibitions:

More announcements coming soon.


Why not check out our exhibitions archive and read about some of the fantastic exhibitions we’ve had at 20-21 over the years?

As well as the exhibitions we organise for in-house, we also manage the touring of exhibitions to venues across the UK and overseas. For details of our current touring exhibitions, visit our Touring Exhibitions page.