Exhibitions

Laura Carlin: Ceramics

Blackwell The Arts & Crafts House

21 June  –  15 September 2019 Voted one of the 50 most influential creatives…

Common Cause: John Ruskin, Japan & Mingei (The Folk Craft Tradition)

Brantwood

15 May– 5 August 2019 Special offer for Arts Society Members: In the bicentenary…


Ruskin, Turner & the Storm Cloud

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

12 July – 5 October 2019 The main summer show at Abbot Hall Art…

Liberating History

Blackwell The Arts & Crafts House

The magnificent Liberty chair, manufactured around 1900, is a significant new Arts & Crafts…


Incandescence: Turner’s Venice

Brantwood

11 April – 4 August 2019 Special offer for Arts Society Members: In the…

George Romney Reframed

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

Permanent Display One of the world’s greatest portrait painters is honoured in his home…


Museum of Lakeland Life Collections & Exhibitions

Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry

Based in Kendal, close to the Abbot Hall Gallery, the Museum of Lakeland Life…

Master Arts & Crafts Bedroom

Blackwell The Arts & Crafts House

Introduced by Blackwell in 2016 is the Master Arts & Crafts bedroom inspired from…


An Arts & Crafts Story

Blackwell The Arts & Crafts House

The Arts & Crafts Story is told through examples of the finest objects from…

Schwitters

Armitt Museum & Library

In the Lake District, landscape and culture are inextricably entwined.  For two hundred years,…


George Romney

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

Permanent Display On display in the Georgian interiors downstairs at Abbot Hall is a…