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L'Artishe Gallery and Studio

71 High Street, Swanage BH19 2LY, England
+44 1929 425050
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Local Artists lots of talent

I always enjoy looking and occasionally buying art from this shop. It's always interesting often... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Reading, United Kingdom
L'Artishe Gallery

I love L'Artishe Gallery. The owner is a working artist herself and has a studio on the premises... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2015
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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A contemporary purpose built art gallery that exhibits modern art and crafts. The emphasis is on displaying work as a gallery should with room to breathe and no other distractions. Showcasing the very best of local talent and internationally known artists. Exhibitions change on a monthly basis, worth checking the website for details. The space can be hired on a monthly basis.
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17 Oct 2016
“Local Artists lots of talent”
17 Mar 2015
“L'Artishe Gallery”
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71 High Street, Swanage BH19 2LY, England
+44 1929 425050
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

I always enjoy looking and occasionally buying art from this shop. It's always interesting often diverse and at the moment has a beautiful exhibition of drawings and paintings of Bees. Such beautiful detail on handmade paper and numerous sizes to fit any budget. Simply stunning.

Thank MrandMrsHutch
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I love L'Artishe Gallery. The owner is a working artist herself and has a studio on the premises so you can see her work and chat to her about art. She's very interesting to talk to and the art in the gallery is a great...More

Thank humbysarah
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I've visited on several occasions to solo exhibitions, open exhibitions, group exhibitions, etc and the the gallery has always been well laid out, with plenty of information on the artists on view, good curators to add a more personal insight, and often a chance to...More

Thank Martyn G
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I no longer go to Swanage without being sure to drop into L'Artishe Gallery and Studio. The exhibitions are contemporary, thought provoking and support local artists as well as importing art from further afield. The exhibition space is elegant, peaceful and well lit. The great...More

Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 18 March 2015

welcoming friendly gallery in a superb location exhibiting superb works A venue definatly worth a visit !

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 25 June 2013

I have had a brilliant time paper making and printing at Sharon's gallery. She is a great teacher and very welcoming. The gallery shows an eclectic range of contemporary art and also supports the local community.

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Thank AnniecamSwanage
Reviewed 14 June 2013

Well worth popping into if you do not need to see tourist based art as you are unlikely to find any pictures of Old Harry in here. A real gem of a gallery with great exhibitions from local and national artists that often seem out...More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 6 March 2013

A visit to this gallery is a must if you are a visitor to Swanage. The art displays change on a regular basis, and are very carefully compiled with works of local artists. They can be bold or sublime, etc., and always thought provoking. Sharon,...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 16 October 2012

This gallery is well worth a visit if you are in Swanage either as a visitor or local. The exhibitions change regularly and they are always brilliant. The style and medium of the artwork is always different and it is different from what the other...More

1  Thank Loola-travelling
Reviewed 3 April 2012

I discovered L'Artishe on a recent trip to Swanage and it was so good that I had to write a review. Usually seaside galleries are full of seaside objets d'art - which is fine, but, this gallery is different. For a start it has monthly...More

2  Thank Sable78
troublefishblue, Owner at L'Artishe Gallery and Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2012

Firstly, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review. It is very reassuring to get feedback that is so encouraging. I hope that you will come to see the Sheila Girling exhibition in June as it promises...More

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