Members’ Exhibitions

Opening April 2020

LFA members Lesley Birch, Luisa Holden, Tim Pearce and Emma Whitelock will be opening their studios for the York Open Studios event on 18th/19th April and 25th/26th April from 10 am to 5 pm. See the YOS website for more details. yorkopenstudios.co.uk

Opening March 2020

LFA member Neil Pittaway will be showing new paintings with the Royal Watercolour Society in the “2020 Visions” exhibition at the Bankside Gallery London from 27th March to 25th April 2020. Private View: Thursday 26th March, 6 pm to 8 pm:·RSVP to· info@royalwatercoloursociety.com
Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton Street,·London, SE1 9JH. Open daily during exhibitions, 11 am to 6 pm , tel:··020 7928 7521, ·banksidegallery.com


LFA member Emma Whitelock will be exhibiting a quartet of paintings from her Lakeland series at The Affordable Art Fair in Battersea, London, 12th to 15th March 2020, on the Linda Blackstone Gallery, stand G2. For more information see· emmawhitelock.co.uk


LFA member Jill Campbell has two paintings selected for the RBSA Open in Birmingham. This exhibition runs from 5th March to 4th April 2020. For more information see rbsa.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions


LFA member Sharron Astbury-Petit will have an exhibition of her work at the Blossom Street Gallery in York from 2nd March to 30th April 2020. For more information and opening times please see·www.blossomstreet.co.uk·and·www.astbury-petit.com


Opening February 2020

LFA member Debbie Loane·has an exhibition at the Zillah Bell gallery from 1st to 22nd February 2020, Preview: Friday 31st January 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm. Zillah Bell Galleries 15 Virgate Thirsk YO7 1PQ. Opening Hours : Monday to Saturday 10 am to1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm. Closed Sun & Bank Holidays. For more information see: 01845 522479 and www.zillahbellgallery.co.uk


LFA member Joy Godfrey has two paintings in the “Awakening” exhibition in the refurbished Solar Gallery, Ilkley, from 1st February to 26th April 2020. The Manor House, open weekends only, is situated just off Church Street, close to the main car park in Ilkley, See www.ilkleymanorhouse.org


LFA member Malcolm Barton will be showing some prints in an Exhibition of Work by members of the Fife Dunfermline Printmakers Workshop, in the Frames Gallery, Perth from 8th February until 29th February 2020. The Preview is Friday 7th February, 6pm - 8pm. Frames Gallery, 10 Victoria Street, Perth, PH2 8LW, telephone 01738 631085, email:·info@framesgallery.co.uk, ·website: ·www.framesgallery.co.uk, ·Gallery opening times : Monday to Friday 9 am to 5.30 pm, ·Saturdays ·9.30 am to 5 pm.


LFA members Roger Gardner and Trevor Pittaway will be showing work at Batley Art Gallery in the Dewsbury Arts Group Spring Exhibition from Saturday 8th February to Saturday 21st March 2020, Preview Friday 7th February 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm. Batley Art Gallery, Library & Information Centre, Market Place,·Batley·WF17 5DA; Tel : 01484 414868; email : batley.lic@kirklees.gov.uk Opening times: Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm. Saturday 9 am to 1 pm.


LFA member Anthony Ratcliffe will be exhibiting a new print in the “First Glimpse Exhibition”·at the ‘Inspired by Gallery ‘ in Danby from 15th February to 23rd March 2020, private view 15th February from 12 noon to 2 pm. The Moors National Park Centre Danby is open 10.30 am to 4 pm daily.


LFA member Sharron Astbury-Petit will be exhibiting her triptych “Passing Through” at the 2020 Paris Salon, in the Société des Artistes Français section. Art Capital 2020,·Grand Palais des·Champs-Élysées, Paris from 12th to 16th February·2020.


LFA member Neil Pittaway will be showing with the NEAC at the Chris Beetles Gallery, 8 –10 Ryder Street, London SW1Y 6QB, from 12th to 19th February 2020. The gallery is open Monday to Saturday, 10 am to 5.30 pm. For more details : tel: 020 7839 7551; see website


Opening January 2020

LFA member Jill Campbell is exhibiting 8 paintings in the “Points of View” exhibition at Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley, Leeds. From 18th January to 15th March 2020. For more information see sunnybankmills.co.uk

LFA member Emma Whitelock has 5 paintings in the “Winter Exhibition”at Silson Contemporary from 24th January to 5th April 2020. Silson Contemporary, 17 Harlow Oval, Harrogate, HG2 0DS; Tel:·07940 742029; Web:·silsoncontemporaryart.co.uk Opening hours: Fridays 10.30 am to 4 pm and one weekend/month (Saturday and Sunday, 10.30 am to–4 pm)- 25th/26th January, 8th/9th February, 7th/8th March & 4th/5th April. Other times can be arranged by appointment.


LFA member Julia Borodina will be exhibiting her work as part of the Royal·Cambrian Academy at Conwy, North Wales, from 11th January to 12 February 2020.


LFA member Jill Campbell will be exhibiting in the Points of View Exhibition at Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley, Leeds, from 18th January to 15th March 2020. For more information see website


Opening December 2019

LFA member Hester Cox is taking part in the Great Print Exhibition 5 at the Rheged Centre Penrith, from 6th December 2019 to 8th March 2020. This is the largest print exhibition in the UK. For more information, see website


LFA member Jo York will be showing as part of the PANG Christmas Exhibition at Number 6 Studio Gallery, King Street Workshops, Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire, HG3 5LE.·The exhibition runs from Saturday 7th December to Sunday 15th December 2019, open from 10 am to 5 pm. The Preview is on Friday 6th December, 5 pm to 8 pm


LFA member Pamela Briggs has 2 paintings accepted for the Christmas exhibition at 35 Chapel Walk Gallery in Sheffield, running from·10th to 20th December 2019. The Preview is on 9th December, 6 pm to 8 pm.


LFA member Linda Harrison has two paintings accepted for the St Ives School of Art Christmas Open Show that runs until 2nd January 2020.


LFA member Liz Salter has paintings on display at the Marriott Hotel in York until the 21st January 2020.


LFA member Jane Burgess will be exhibiting in the MAFA “Christmas Exhibition of Small Works” at the Whitaker Gallery, Rawtenstall from Sunday 1st December 2019 to Sunday 2nd February 2020. The gallery is open from 10 am to 5 pm and closed Monday and Tuesday.


Opening November 2019

LFA member Jill Campbell will·be exhibiting in Thirsk at the Zillah Bell Gallery “Winter Exhibition”, from 30th November 2019 to 4th January 2020.


LFA member Neii Pittaway·will be exhibiting new watercolours in the “Mini Picture Show” at the Bankside Gallery, London, from 30th November 2019 to 28th January 2020 at Bankside Gallery,·Thames Riverside,·48 Hopton Street,·London SE1 9JH.·Tel: 020 7928 7521; ·info@banksidegallery.com Open every day from 11 am to 6 pm, admission free.·


LFA member Joy Godfrey is taking part in the “Christmas Exhibition” at the Manor House, Ilkley, on Friday 29th November and Saturday 30th November (both 10 am to 5 pm), plus Sunday 1st December 2019 (10 am to 4 pm).


LFA member Geraldine Thompson is exhibiting original paintings, prints and her greetings cards at The Ilkley Arts Christmas Fair at The Manor House, Ilkley on Friday 29th until Sunday 1st December 2019, from 10 am to 4 pm each day.

On Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th December 2019, 10 am to 5 pm, Geraldine will also be holding her Open Studio Weekend at her Studio Gallery, 2 Chapel Street, Addingham, showing a range of her oils, acrylics and watercolours.


LFA member Steve Horsted’s painting “Amazon #2” will be shown in the “Symbol” exhibition at the Cupola Gallery, 178 Middlewood Road, Hillsborough,·Sheffield, S6 1TD UK from Friday 22nd November 2019 to Saturday 4th January 2020. He is also exhibiting in the “Artsmill Winter Open” at Hebden Bridge, from 27th November to 20th December 2019.


LFA member Pauline Meade is exhibiting in WYPW “Christmas PRESENT” exhibition at West Yorkshire Print Workshop, 75a Huddersfield Road, Mirfield, WF14 8, from 9th November to 24th December 2019. The gallery is open Monday to Friday, 10.30 am to 6 pm and Saturday 10.30 am to 3 pm. For more information see : www.wypw.org


LFA member Cath Brooke will be exhibiting in the “Inkers 20-20” exhibition in the Link Gallery at Dean Clough, from 2nd November 2019 to 27th January 2020. The Opening Event is on 2nd November, 12 noon to 2 pm. For more information see : www.inkers-printmakers.co.uk

Newly-elected LFA member Julia Borodina has a solo·exhibition at the Creative Arts Hub in Mirfield, from 8th November to 21st December 2019. The open night is on 8th November , 6 pm to 8 pm.


Opening October 2019

LFA members Jane Bugess and Liz Salter are taking part in the exhibition “Smaller and Smaller” at the Water Street Gallery, Todmorden, from October 31st 2019 until 31st January 2020. The Private View is on Thursday 31st October, 6 pm to 8 pm.


LFA member Steve Horsted is exhibiting four prints in a group open photography exhibition “Our Earth” at the Water Street Gallery in Todmorden until 27th October 2019.


LFA member Lesley Birch is showing her ‘Remote’ prints at Leeds Craft and Design Centre, located below the City Art Gallery until 26th October 2019. She is also taking part in the Silson Contemporary, Harrogate, from 4th October and has work in the “No Borders” exhibition at Kiplin Hall, Scorton until 26th October.


LFA member Lesley Birch, and two newly-elected LFA members Emma Whitelock and Emma Whiting are exhibiting at the “art&” contemporary art fair at York Racecourse from 25th to 27th October 2019.


LFA member Annie Robinson has work selected for the Harrogate Open 2019 exhibition at the Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate. The exhibition runs ·from 12th October 2019 until·11th January 2020.


LFA members Jane Burgess and Anthony Ratcliffe have works in the MAFA exhibition at Stockport Art Gallery until 1st November 2019.

LFA member Neil Pittaway is exhibiting in the Royal Watercolour Society Autumn Exhibition “The Art of Travel” at the Bankside Gallery, London·from 11th October to 9th November 2019. The gallery is open every day·during exhibitions from 11 am to 6 pm, Bankside Gallery (Next to Tate Modern) 48 Hopton Street, London.·The Private View is on Thursday 10th October, 6 pm to -8 pm. For more information please follow the link: www.banksidegallery.com


Newly-elected LFA member Emma Whiting is showing both 2d and 3d work at the Cupola Gallery, Sheffield until 12th October 2019.


Opening September 2019

LFA member Louisa Holden has a solo exhibition of new work “Expressions of Land and Sea” at Helmsley Art Centre, 2nd September to 5th October 2019.


LFA member Liz Salter is taking part in the Art Trail of the Wirksworth Festival in Derbyshire over the weekend of 7th and 8th September 2019.


LFA member Cath Brooke is taking part in the Staithes Festival, at 3 Beckside, Staithes on 7th and 8th September 2019, between 10 am and 5.30 pm. See - www.staithesfestival.com/festival/


LFA members George and Lucy Hainsworth are exhibiting in “Temporal Terrains” with the Yorkshire Sculpture Group in the Crossley Gallery at Dean Clough, Halifax from 7th·September to 6th·October 2019.


LFA member Keith Harris is exhibiting work in the Huddersfield Art Society 2019 annual exhibition in Huddersfield Art Gallery, HD1 2SU from 14th September until 26th October 2019. The Preview is on Saturday 14th September from 12.30 pm. The opening times are 11 am to 4 pm Tuesday to Saturday; closed Sunday and Monday. For more information see: www.kirklees.gov.uk/huddersfieldgallery


LFA member Jill Campbell has paintings in an exhibition at Kiplin Hall called “No Borders”, from 14th September to 30th October 2019. For further information see kiplinhall.co.uk/exhibitions/597/··


LFA member Emma Whitelock has a solo show of her paintings, along with accompanying ceramics, at Studio Vault in Settle from 16th September until 24th December 2019.


LFA member Neil Pittaway will be exhibiting with the New English Art Club in St Ives from 28th September to 12th November 2019 in the St Ives Society of Artists Gallery, Norway Square,·St Ives, Cornwall,·TR26 1NA.


Opening August 2019

LFA member Pauline Meade is showing a selection of original prints from her 25 years of Printmaking at Enjoy Art in Marsden. The exhibition runs from Saturday 31 August to Sunday 29 September 2019 and Pauline will be at the gallery for ‘Meet the Artist’ on Saturday 7 September 2 pm to 4.30 pm. Enjoy Art, 12 -14 Peel Street, Marsden, Huddersfield, HD7 6BW.Tel : 01484 843971. Opening hours Thursday to Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 11 am to 4 pm. Email : gallery@enjoyart.co.uk


LFA members Emma Whitelock and Liz Salter have been selected for the inaugural North York Moors Art Award exhibition. The show and awards will take place at the Inspired By Gallery in Danby from 3rd August until 2nd September 2019.


LFA member Sharron Astbury-Petit has been selected to participate in the Salon d'Automne de Paris exhibition “Exposition l'Art Actuel France - Japon 2019” which will be held in Tokyo's National Art Centre from 7th to 18th August 2019.


LFA member Liz Salter Is exhibiting at Art in the Pen at Skipton on 10th and 11th August 2019.

LFA member Neil Pittaway will be showing a new small painting and original prints in the Bankside Gallery Summer Exhibition at the Bankside Gallery in London from the 15th August to 15th September 2019. For more information see www.banksidegallery.com



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