Art Exhibitions

All the artists are selected because their work fits in with our focus of plants, wildlife and landscape that we promote throughout the garden.

The art exhibitions are open during normal opening times, you are welcome to just visit the tea room and admire the exhibitions, without paying to go round the garden.

JUNE and JULY – In the Summertime by Fiona Calder

Summertime Symphony by Fiona Calder

June and July brings us an exhibition featuring colourful, floral scenes by Fiona Calder, perfect for summertime. Fiona Calder Fiona’s life long love of flowers grew from spending childhood summers in the colourful garden at her green-fingered grandparents’ home. Since then she has taken great pleasure in photographing and drawing…

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AUGUST – Nature in Print by York Printmakers

Curious Hare by Jane Duke

We are very excited to welcome York Printmakers in August 2020. The following members of York Printmakers will be exhibiting: Helen Atkinson Gill Douglas Jane Duke Marc Godfrey-Murphy Emily Harvey Bridget Hunt Carrie Lyall Judith Pollock Patricia Ruddle Harriette Rymer Janice Simpson Susan Slann York Printmakers York Printmakers are a…

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August: Wire Sculptures in the Garden

wire sculpture of a cat by Chris Moss

Chris Moss wire sculptures are back in an exhibition in the garden in August. Her workshops here are always sell-out events and our visitors love her life-like sculptures. The exhibition will be of her wire animal designs and are likely to include a sheep with lambs, a cat and other…

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August: Ceramic Sculpture Exhibition in the Garden

sculpture exhibition by Eric Moss

This August, we invite you to join us for a Sculpture Exhibition in the Garden. We are delighted to welcome the ceramic artist, Eric Moss for the first time to exhibit alongside his wife, wire sculpture artist, Chris Moss. Regular visitors to the garden will be familiar with the wire…

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SEPTEMBER – Paintings on Feathers by Linda Taylor

Kingfisher painted on feathers

We are pleased to welcome back Linda Taylor in September, who will be exhibiting her unique style of artwork. Linda Taylor Linda’s inspiration comes from nature and walking in landscapes world wide. She has been experimenting with painting on real feathers, having seen the indigenous South American people painting on…

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Highlights from previous Art Exhibitions