Gateshead Art Society 2019

This is a historic exhibition. It is no longer available to visit and this page is only retained as a record of the previous event. For current and future exhibitions, visit our What's On page.

A selection of work by local artists are on display in the 71st annual exhibition.

Close House in Winter


Until 20 December 2019 (historic exhibition)


2019 marks 71 years since Gateshead Art Society’s first exhibition at the Shipley Art Gallery. In celebration, the annual exhibition includes artworks by every member, featuring a variety of media including pencil, charcoal, oil and acrylic. Including local landscapes, portraiture, street scenes, wildlife scenes and architectural drawing, this is the ideal opportunity to find a unique Christmas present at an affordable price!

Gateshead Art Society formed in 1948 and meet weekly at the Shipley Art Gallery to produce their work.

The society are always on the lookout for new members. Find out more on their website: