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Welcome to The Dorset Art Scene

Browse through our directory of local Dorset artists, art galleries, clubs, courses, exhibitions and suppliers.

Art Supplier

Pollittbureau Art Print provides a quality and competitive range of services for Artists and Photographers. That includes Giclée Fine Art printing on archival papers or canvas, mounted prints and…

A15 Aerodrome Studios, 2-8 Airfield Way, Christchurch Dorset BH23 3TS


A Family run business based in the beautiful North Dorset countryside. We have over 20 years of experience in the print industry and specialise in excellent customer service and small print runs.…

Woodrow Farm, Hazelbury Bryan, Sturminster Newton, DT10 2AH


Artist

I am a self taught artist who enjoys painting in oil colour from photographs of a variety of subjects such as portraits, animals, plants and Australian seascapes. I enjoy experimenting with…

Bransgore, Christchurch


Born in East Africa, Geoffrey studied at Bournemouth College of Art in the 1960s. His professional painting career began in 1990, at a seminal moment, after many months spent filming and editing a…


Heather's work is developed from her immediate surroundings, interpreting the Purbeck Land-shapes and Coastline.
Although her background training was in Printmaking at Bournemouth Art…


“I am passionate about art and enjoy the act of creation. We are fortunate to live in a country that is very diverse with beautiful countryside and fabulous views. Art is a very personal form of…


A self-taught Dorset based artist who paints for pure pleasure. Enjoys sharing ideas, learning new techniques, trying out new media. Current artwork is in acrylic using a mixture of abstract and…

West Moors, Ferndown


Jane's love for sculpture is inspired by her lifelong interest in wildlife, and the outdoors. She is passionate about capturing the overall essence and movement of animals and wildlife. Her focus…

Winterborne Houghton, Blandford Forum


Martyn is one of the UK’s leading abstract painters and printmakers. He studied at Hertfordshire and Brighton Colleges of Art, graduating with an MA in 1975. He has exhibited throughout the UK,…


I'm attracted by vibrant,vivid colours and this is reflected in my paintings. My subjects are land and seascapes. As a resident of Dorset and a regular visitor to the Mediterranean I have an…


Sally comes from a family of artists and works from a studio in her garden. Having been a radio presenter and journalist for many years, she began printmaking after moving to the South Coast.…


I have been painting lifelike pastel portraits of dogs and cats for five years. I am now a grandmother and really enjoy sitting quietly painting whilst listening to classic music when I am not…


Fine Artist and Printmaker. Specialising in handprinted bespoke fabrics and lampshades , along with turned and reclaimed wooden bases.

I take…

30 South Street, Wareham, Dorset BH20 4LU


Art Fairs Exhibitions, Art Gallery

A Breath of Fresh Air
Event Date: 16 October - 2 November 2020

The Gallery Upstairs is run on a voluntary basis showing artwork by local artists and community groups. The Gallery Upstairs celebrates its re-opening and re-emergence from lockdown with the…

Upton Country Park, Poole, Dorset BH17 7BJ


A Breath of Fresh Air
Event Date: 16 October - 2 November 2020

The Gallery Upstairs is run on a voluntary basis showing artwork by local artists and community groups. The Gallery Upstairs celebrates its re-opening and re-emergence from lockdown with the…

Upton Country Park, Poole, Dorset BH17 7BJ


Artwave West is one of the principal Contemporary Art venues in the Southwest. The stylish viewing space with uncluttered décor provides a superb place to enjoy looking at and contemplating…

Morcombelake, Dorset DT6 6DY


Based in Dorset, I mainly paint semi abstract seascapes and landscapes. I love to try and capture the feeling of a place and time, particularly stormy skies and seas. I belong to Ringwood and…


The Auction Hub is delighted to be working with Dorset Art Weeks and Dorset Visual Arts to present the Dorset Art Weeks auction.

Featuring over 200 works from over 80 artists the online…


I trained at Camberwell School of Art (B.A Hons) and Reading University (M.F.A.) and I'm a professional artist based in West Dorset who makes acrylic paintings on canvas. Working in a semi-…


7A Church Street, Christchurch BH23 1BW


I paint images of Portland. Whitstable, the Italian coast, Venice and even London, concentrating on light and shade on buildings and combinations of colours. I start with series of photos and…


22 Westover Road, Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 2BY


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