Bath Society of Artists
109th Annual Exhibition

5 April – 31 May 2014

Victoria Art Gallery, Bridge Street, Bath.

Open Tuesday to Saturday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday 1.30pm - 5.00pm
Admission £3.50

See gallery talks below

April 24th 2014 at 7.30pm
Candace Bahouth
On her own work

Candace Bahouth's work is like her: exuberant, freely connecting, bright on sight, deep on examination, emotional and alive. A graduate in fine art from Syracuse University, Bahouth settled into a Methodist chapel in rural Somerset, where for many years she developed her unique facility for painterly and sculptural expression in weaving. In order to make her art more widely accessible, and to encourage others into creative activity, she has concentrated
on designing needlepoint...more

See video about the exhibition on our video page

Malcolm Ashman
Malcolm Ashman - Exmoor Series - 2013

Michelle Rodrigues
Michelle Rodrigues - Stel(a)e

Barry Walding
Barry Walding - Splash it all over

Ben Hughes
Ben Hughes - Flower Girl
Catharine Phelps
Catherine Phelps - Three Woman


FREE talks on art

There is a programme of free talks being held in the Victoria Art Gallery on Saturday afternoons from 2.30-3.15pm by members of the Bath Society of Artists.

A Painter’s Approach with Peter Davies on 12 April.
A Sculptor’s Approach with Guy Thomas on 26 April.
A Printmaker’s Approach with Howard Jeffs on 17 May.

The Victoria Art Gallery, near Pulteney Bridge in Bath, is open Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sundays 1.30pm to 5pm and closed on Mondays. Admission for the Bath Society of Artists Exhibition is £3.50 including a catalogue / Discovery Card Holders £2.50 / under 21s free. For more details call 01225 477233, email victoria_enquiries@bathnes.gov.uk or visit the Gallery’s website www.victoriagal.org.uk.


Bath Society of Artists Prize

Anna Pinkster - Market Traders, Hoi An, Vienam

Money Wise Prize for the Human Figure

Nicholas H Wood
Nicholas H Wood - Oli

J F Harris Best Portrait Prize

Leslie Glenn Damus
Leslie Glenn Damus - Lady Playing with Cat Cradle

Balmer/Stirling Prize

Glyn Davies
Glyn Davies - Terrace Walk

107 years of history

The society is steeped in history, having been associated with many well known artists. On our history page you can read and view pictures of past exhibitions as well as find out more about the Bath Society of Artists in general.

Pictured right is Walter Sickert in 1939

Walter Sickert

Artists gallery and shop

Here you can view many of the artists' work and buy directly online via Pay Pal. It gives a broad spectrum and diversity of talent to be found in the West country and within the societies ranks. There are also direct contact emails for most and links to their own websites so you can view more of their work.