The Shipley Art Gallery reopened on 18th May in compliance with the lockdown easing rules.
Gateshead Art Society Programme
The Gallery and the workshop, are both open at the moment and our time slot continues at the earlier start of 1 o'clock. ie 13.00 to 15.00 in order to help the Gallery manage their spaces safely and efficiently. The new six month programme of subjects is given below.

June 2021 to December 2021


18th June -Things with Wings
25th June. -As previous week

2nd July -Painting Without Brushes or Knives
9th July. --as previous week
16th July. -Paintings Based on Music
23rd July. -as previous week
30th July - Maritime Structures

6th Aug -as previous week
13th Aug -Contre Jour (against the light)
20th Aug -As previous week
27th Aug -Kitchen Ware

3rd Sept -as previous week
10th Sept -Alla Prima (from John's photo).
17th Sept -Outing (Bowes Museum OR Sunderland Glass Centre)
24th Sept -Painting based on outing

1st Oct -as previous week
8th Oct -DVD
15th Oct -Paintings based on DVD
22nd Oct -Demo (details to be announced)
29th Oct -Painting in style of demo

5th Nov -as previous week
12th Nov -A Rainy Day (Hand in Exhibition Entry Forms*)

19th Nov -as previous week
26th Nov -Historical North (Exhibition critique*)

3rd Dec -as previous week (Committee meeting -programme)
10th Dec -as previous week

17th Dec -Christmas Party

* The 2021 Annual Exhibition has not yet been agreed with the Gallery management. The Covid19 situation will dictate whether the Exhibition takes place and under what conditions.