Pop Up Art Gallery

Pop Up Gallery

The Local Art Scene creates opportunities for local artists to be able to show and exhibit their work at venues and locations throughout Hampshire and the New Forest.

The Local Art Scene portable pop up gallery consist of 3 event shelters coupled together to create a large exhibiting space for at least 12 local artists per event.

The Local Art Scene is working with 6 venues in and around the New Forest, where we will be holding regular weekly events up until the end of September.

Pop Up Art Gallery Hanging Grids

Events: Art in the Garden, Art in the Village and Art by the Sea.

  • 9 x Under Cover Hanging Grids
  • Hanging pitches are configured in a T of 6 gridwalls (As shown)
  • Pitches are one side on the T (3 gridwalls)
  • Size = 1.8m (H) x 1.8m (W)
  • Small tables and browsers allowed against your gridwall pitch only for cards and prints
    Tables must not obstruct visitors from walking around the displays

Art in the Yard Hanging Grids

Events: Art in the Yard Earley Court

  • 6 x Heras construction panels
  • 2m (H) x 3.25m (W)
  • Small tables and browsers allowed against your pitch only for cards and prints
    Tables must not obstruct visitors from walking through the alleyway

Table Top Pitches

If you are a ceramic artist or sell your wares from a table top, please bring along a table no bigger than 6ft long to your booked event.

Pitch Fees

1 x Pitch = £35 per day
Membership Discount = 25%
Not a member? Click here for details

What you need to bring?

The Local Art Scene provides the shelters, the hanging grids and s hooks for picture hanging. All the painting artists need to bring, are their paintings for sale, a table if they have booked a table pitch and a folding chair to sit on.


As this is an outdoor event, artists must have their own insurance. Cheapest we found was membership to a-n which include public liability insurance for just £36 per year. Click Here for details.

Book a Pitch | Deposit £10
To reserve your pitch, we ask for a non-refundable deposit of £10.
The balance will be due on arrival at your booked event.

Whilst every effort will be made to keep the dates shown below up-to-date, your order may exceed the number of pitches available. If this occurs, you will be offered an alternative date.

If the event is cancelled due to extreme weather, you will be offered the next available date.

Please choose from the list of venues and dates below.
(New venues and dates coming soon)

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