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.
President: Kevin Chester
Vice-President: Rachel Gibson
Upcoming Exhibitions by Members
18th September until the 5th October 2018
The Institute of Arts
University of Cumbria
Brampton Road, Carlisle
*The Council changes every two years