Current Exhibition

20th Upfront Artists Open Exhibition

Artist Collection Up-Date As of Wednesday 18th March Upfront Gallery closed following the government guidelines, to try and keep us all safe and slow down this dreadful virus. The Upfront Open Exhibition will remain on the walls until we are able to re-open.  If any artists would still prefer to collect their work, please let […]

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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.

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