Guildford Arts – Botanicals

Guildford Arts are pleased to present the work of two successful local, surrey artists: Gill Cann Gill is a Botanical Artist whose passion for plants started alongside her father in the garden and can be found in the detailed portraits she produces in both watercolour and coloured pencil. Following a degree in Botany, working in […]

Creative Writing: Finding Your Voice – GI 21 017 (Face to Face)

Sorry, this event has been cancelled. Are you interested in creative writing as a tool for wellbeing? Perhaps you already work with creative writing in this context or have often considered writing therapeutically or to develop memoirs. We will explore forms of writing directly about experience, expressing feelings and ‘stream of consciousness’ – free writing. […]

Michael Sleigh

Michael has worked in the areas of design, photography and education for more than 30 years. Starting in an architect’s office, he moved on to being Technical Support at West Surrey College of Art and Design, and then Lecturer at WSCAD and Epsom School of Art. Michael has also been an adult education tutor and […]

Davina Robinson

Davina graduated from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama with an Honours degree in Speech and Drama. Upon leaving she worked as a founder member of a theatre-in-education company Eclipse Theatre Co. in and around London. Davina worked for 28 years as Director of Drama in schools in London, Berkshire, Surrey and Hampshire. […]

Devdan Sen

Devdan began Tai Chi in the early 1980s while a student at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London. He returned to Tai Chi in the mid-1990s and studied with the late Master Akira Lim. Today, he continues to study Tai Chi and Kung Fu with Stephen Lim, the current master of the Lim […]

Conference Room

Perfect for smaller meetings and presentations, our second-floor Conference Room holds up to 10 people. With traditional sash windows looking over the town centre, it offers excellent value for money.


With its floor-to-ceiling bookcases, this is a unique and intimate meeting space on the ground floor of the Institute building. The Library is suitable for small meetings of up to 2 people that do not require audio-visual equipment.