About The Local Art Scene
The Local Art Scene supports local art in communities across the UK. We aim to create a comprehensive directory of local art in all town and cities.
The business is run as a social enterprise, relying on contributions made by local members: artists, art galleries, art clubs and their members, events, exhibitions and local suppliers.
The Local Art Scene was created by Lymington entrepreneur Trevor Hart, in response to the need for artists to be able to represent themselves, their work and events both nationally, and in their own immediate location. The website is designed to clearly direct the visitor to local artists, art galleries, suppliers, exhibitions and events in towns and cities across the UK.
The Local Art Scene is a great way to reach out to art buyers, galleries and customers in your local area.
Local Art Partners
If you are a local organisation or individual with a passion for supporting local art in your community, join our local art partnership.
The Local Art Gallery
The Local Art Scene set up it's community Art Gallery in September 2016. The gallery is located in a central position in the Georgian coastal town of Lymington, New Forest, Hampshire. The gallery showcases work by local artists from across the South of England.
Art in the Yard
The Local Art Scene has created its own weekly outdoor community art initiative for viewing a wide variety of work on display by local artists.
Art in the Yard is your opportunity to celebrate the wealth of talent in the local area and for local artists to get involved in our community art project. The event brings together a wide variety of art including original artwork, ceramics, woodwork, glassware, photography and demonstrations by local artists.
National and International Partnerships
In addition to our page one rankings on the search engines for local art listings, we work with national and international partners to promote The Local Art Scene.
Our current media partners include:
- Spring Fair - Birmingham
- Pure London - London
- Autumn Fair - Birmingham
- Art Rooms - London
- Made London - Bloomsbury, London
- Made London - Marylebone, London
- Made Brighton - Brighton
- Brighton Art Fair - Brighton
- Chester Art Fair - Chester
- Tokyo International Art Fair - Tokyo
- Rotterdam International Art Fair - Rotterdam
- Barcelona International Art Fair - Barcelona
- New Forest Arts Festival - New Forest
- Cornwall Art Fair - St Ives
- Lymington Arts Festival - Lymington
Support The Local Art Scene
The Local Art Scene is self-funding through local online subscriptions and personal funding. Any additional contributions are gratefully appreciated and will be used to ensure that we have enough resources to maintain and develop our support for local art in the community.
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Our office is The Courtyard Art Gallery in Lymington. Pop in and see us or contact us:
Unit E Henderson Court, High Street, Lymington, Hampshire SO41 9FQ
Office: 01590 689755
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