News Archive - 2017

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Alan Stones' solo exhibition of paintings and drawings at Upfront Gallery - near Penrith, Cumbria CA11 9TG - open daily 10.30am - 4.30pm (Closed on Mondays) until November 12th.

From the M6, exit via Junction 41 and take the B5305 towards Wigton. Upfront Gallery is signposted to the left just past Hutton-in-the-Forest.

The 2017 C-Art Cumbrian Artist of the Year Exhibition  at Rheged, Cumbria runs from Saturday 9th September until Sunday 5th November.

This year it includes my on-going series 'Great Expectations'.


The Lake Artist's Annual Summer Exhibition at the Hall, Grasmere

29th July until 6th September 2017

Courtyard Gallery, 32 Boroughgate, Appleby CA16 6XG      11th July until 5th August

An exhibition showcasing the art of painting - Oils, Acrylics, Watercolours and Mixed Media

Alan Stones . Heather Blanchard . Debbie Loane . Eddie Potts . Fiona Macleod . Rebecca Payn . Freya Horsley . Janette Phillips . Kate Bentley . Tina Balmer . Louise Lockwood

The second in a series of exhibitions featuring the work of some 15 Cumbrian Artist at Cathedral Cafe.

The exhibition runs from July and through the summer -   9.00 am to 3.30 pm, Monday to Saturday   

Preview at Gallery 45,  Felton (just south of Alnwick), Northumberland 

11.00am to I.00pm on Saturday 6th May 2017 - all welcome 

The exhibition runs until July 7th 2017

An exhibition of work by fifteen Cumbrian Artists at Carlisle Cathedral Cafe:

Rowena Beatty, Celia Burbush, Natalie Burns, Alison Critchlow, Derek Eland, Daniel Ibbotson, Peter Liddle, Carolyn Marr, Carol McDermott, Tricia Meynell, Gillian Naylor, Irene Sanderson, Paul Stewart, Alan Stones, Malcolm Wilson


The exhibition runs from Thursday 20th April - Saturday 24th June 2017   9.00am to 3.30pm, Monday to Saturday 

Gallery 45 at Felton, Northumberland is hosting my solo exhibition of (mostly) recent lithographs.The exhibition opens on Sat. 6th May and continues until 7th July 2017.

Gallery 45, 45 Main Street, Felton, Morpeth, NE65 9PP   tel. 0160 783424 -

open hours: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 11am to 4pm, closed Monday


Courtyard Gallery, 32 Boroughgate, Appleby, Cumbria CA16 6XG   tel. 017683 51638 / 07921 489611

An exhibition showcasing original printmaking - etchings, screenprints, lino-cuts, lithographs - ALAN STONES   ANJA PERCIVAL   COLIN BL:ANCHARD   GAIL BRODHOLT   JANE ORMES  JANICE EARLEY   KAREN BABAYAN   KELLY STEWART   NEIL BOUSFIELD   REBECCA VINCENT

The exhibition runs from Tuesday 11th April until 13th May 2017

Cumbria Life Visual Arts Awards 2017

Cumbria Life Culture Awards 2017 - I'm over the moon to be nominated and now short-listed again for the Cumbria Life Visual Artist of the Year!