ART GALLERY

A changing programme of exhibitions by local, national and international artists

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PREVIOUS EXHIBITIONS

From Xian, China to Upfront, Penrith!

From Xian, China to Upfront, Penrith!

Original Chinese Paintings by Milly (Mrs Shang Chaofeng) This exhibition of Milly’s work has been brought to us by John Keith, local art collector, who is an Upfront Gallery supporter...

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25 May 2022 25th May 2022 - 3rd July 2022
Hive Geometrix

Hive Geometrix

Paintings by Stephen Livingstone Beehives are places of mystery and magic. Even beekeepers, who over many centuries have developed an intimate, symbiotic relationship with honeybees, can never properly understand the...

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17 May 2022 17th May 2022 - 3rd July 2022
New Horizons by Frances Winder

New Horizons by Frances Winder

A Post Lockdown Collection of Paintings by Frances Winder "I found that lockdown and the isolation and stress caused by Covid created a big problem with my art work. It...

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15 March 2022 15th March 2022 - 15th May 2022

About the Gallery

The Gallery presents a changing programme of exhibitions. Work is selected by the owners to produce shows that reflect a wide cross section of artists and styles. Artists are local, national and international. Exhibitions include painting, sculpture, ceramics and textiles. These may be one man shows or group shows, united by a theme which inspires the work.

The gallery also has a changing collection of work by artists who have become popular exhibitors at Upfront.

During mid January until early March, the Gallery stages the “Upfront Open Exhibition”. Over 100 artists, from Cumbria and beyond submit work that is selected for the exhibition by a panel of judges.

The on-line application form. is available for artists from October of the previous year.

Would you like to exhibit your artwork?

Artists interested in exhibiting at the gallery should initially email images of work, plus C.V. and relevant artist statement.