ABOUT US

Bury St Edmunds Art Society
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Bury St Edmunds Art Society was established over 70 years ago to promote artists and the visual arts.
It is a lively society, open to artists working in an ever-widening range of media, including: Painting - in Watercolours, Oils and Acrylics; Pastels; Drawing; Mixed-Media; Print-Making and Sculpture.

The Society's membership comprises people from all walks of life and includes many for whom art is a pleasurable pastime, as well as a number of distinguished professional artists (for whom art is a pleasurable occupation!)


HOW TO JOIN
Bury St Edmunds Art Society welcomes new members at any time.
Anyone who has an interest in art may join; any age, any level of artistic experience.

You may join at any meeting, or to download an Application Form click here.

The joining fee is a one off £5 plus an annual subscription of £22
Members may attend all of the Society's activities which includes arranged coach trips to galleries (at small extra cost) and receive the Society's newsletters.

All members can show their work on the Society's website with their own gallery page.

VISITORS
are always welcomed at the monthly meetings (admission £3). If you are not sure whether to join, come and try a meeting first.

REGULAR MEETINGS
Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at the Hyndman Centre, Hospital Road, IP33 3JT (next to St Peter's Church). 6:45pm for 7:00pm. See PROGRAMME for full details. The Hyndman Centre has a good car park.

ACTIVITIES
The Society has a regular programme of demonstrations and lectures, as well as exhibitions and visits. But very important is, of course, the opportunity to meet other artists on a friendly and informal basis.
The Society holds its main Annual Exhibition during the Summer, giving the opportunity for all members to display and offer their work for sale.
In addition, members may exhibit work in the Gallery section of this, the Society's website.

All the information about the Society is here, but if you have any questions please use our Contact page or speak to our Membership Secretary, Linda Page email: linmpage50@gmail.com