We welcome you to the Lake Artists Society, founded in 1904 by artist W.G.Collingwood who was also secretary to the well known John Ruskin, of Coniston.
Our present elected membership is limited to 45 artists residing in the English Lake District.
The Summer Exhibition, held in the New Hall Grasmere, is on for 6 weeks, attracting thousands of visitors every year.
We encourage non-members to exhibit their paintings and sculpture with us. Awards are given by local business sponsors and presented to artists of merit. Exhibiting with us can lead to elected membership.
Upcoming Exhibitions by Members
THE ART OF QUILTING
30th MARCH to 7th MAY 2018
An exhibition of painting by Dawn Gabrielle Chandler alongside an exhibition of traditional quilt-making at Farfield Mill, Sedbergh
There will be an opportunity to ‘Meet the Artist’ and talk to Dawn about her painting on Sunday 15th April.
Kate Bentley SWA will be exhibiting at
Bellwood and Wright Fine Art Gallery
58 Penny Street
Exhibition of Figures by selected Artists from 3rd May until 17th May 18
Donald Hamilton Fraser RA
Kate Bentley SWA
Rowena Beaty (Sculptor)
Angie Mitchell and Marion Kuit are exhibiting at
PRINTFEST 2018 – Affordable Art For All
Saturday 5th May 10-5pm – Sunday 6th May 10-4pm
Coronation Hall, Ulverston
EYES TO THE HILLS ONCE MORE
30 JUNE – 28 AUGUST 2018
Solo Exhibition of Recent Oils and Watercolours by Vivienne Pooley in Severn Studio at Brantwood, Coniston
This exhibition of paintings is to celebrate my lifelong passion and love of mountains and wild places, not just in my home environment in the Lake District, but also the Alps, Scotland, Norway and Nepal.
*The Council changes every two years