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Happy 10th Birthday to us!

Written on April 13, 2016 at 2:43 pm

We’re celebrating all this week as Staithes Gallery reaches the grand old age of 10! There might be some wine and it might have some bubbles in it! We’ve got wonderful work on show by all our gallery regulars. Huge thanks to Staithes for being so beautiful in so many different ways that artists love  Continue Reading »

New paintings by David Curtis ROI RSMA – in the gallery now!

Written on March 9, 2016 at 3:20 pm

We have some wonderful new paintings in the gallery just now by the great master of figurative landscape painting, David Curtis.  The Whitby Gazette has published a lovely article about them this week too.  You can read it online at Come and see them if you can!

Ian Burke’s series of abstract ‘Boro’ collages

Written on February 14, 2016 at 11:53 am

It was a happy accident that led Ian Burke to an exhibition of ‘Boro’ textiles a couple of years ago.  He thought it had something to do with his beloved Middlesbrough football team!  Actually ‘Boro’ (meaning ‘ragged’) refers to the Japanese peasant tradition of recycling fabrics using indigo dyes, patchwork, weaving and embroidery.  Ian was  Continue Reading »

New paintings by Sue Atkinson in the gallery now!

Written on February 6, 2016 at 4:29 pm

Sue Atkinson spends as much time as she possibly can at her cottage at Runswick Bay watching the children playing on the beach, fishermen digging for bait, Cleveland Way walkers plodding across the sand and recording them in these joyful paintings of beach life.  She dropped in last week and brought a new batch of  Continue Reading »

Book now for Lisa@theGallery Autumn 2015!

Written on October 7, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Lisa@theGallery Dining Event for Autumn 2015: Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th October The holidays are over and we’re all back at work with just our memories and a few pics on our phones to remind us of the carefree days of summer …. but don’t despair! Autumn brings compensations aplenty, not least in the wonderful  Continue Reading »

Coming soon: Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage: Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th September 2014

Written on August 25, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Much excitement now in Staithes as we get ready for our 4th annual Festival of Arts and Heritage.  We’ve got lots of treats lined up for you as you can discover on the Festival website The gallery will be filled to the brim with delights from all our regular artists while our artist and  Continue Reading »

Book Now: Lisa@theGallery Summer Dining Event – 3rd and 4th July 2015

Written on June 11, 2015 at 1:51 pm

Summer days drifting away … to … uh … oh … those summer nights … Come and celebrate a lovely, long, light summer evening with us here at Staithes Gallery. Our favourite chef Lisa is putting together a fabulous seasonal, locally sourced menu for us and we have some beautiful art for you to come  Continue Reading »

Coast of Many Colours: stunning new paintings by Mark Sofilas

Written on April 6, 2015 at 12:51 pm

COAST OF MANY COLOURS – stunning exhibition of 27 new works by Mark Sofilas coming to Staithes Gallery soon! This new show opens on Friday 1st May. It’s an absolute must-see. Mark is from Australia and has given an exotic flavour of the southern hemisphere to these brilliant land and seascapes of his adopted Yorkshire  Continue Reading »

Springtime! Dinnertime!

Written on March 19, 2015 at 3:40 pm

Great excitement here in Staithes! The sun’s finally burnt through the mist and is making us all feel as mad as March hares. One of the most fantastic joys of spring though must surely be our forthcoming Lisa@theGallery Spring Menu Dining Event which takes place on Friday 24th and Saturday 25th April. Refreshed, full of  Continue Reading »

New Website

Written on February 7, 2015 at 12:17 pm

If you visit this website on a fairly regular basis you’ll have noticed that it hasn’t been updated in a while. Apologies for this. We’ve been working on the website over the last few months with a view to making it easier and quicker to update. You shouldn’t notice any great differences but should see  Continue Reading »

Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage 2014

Written on September 1, 2014 at 5:59 pm

We’re all getting very excited here in Staithes in anticipation of our third, most fabulous and best ever Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage. Much loved artist and Eton’s 13th Drawing Master, Ian Burke has been working all year on paintings for his colourful new show Lobsters, Witchposts and the Full English. The exhibition will  Continue Reading »

BOOK NOW FOR Lisa@theGallery SUMMER 2014 – Friday 4th & Saturday 5th July

Written on June 13, 2014 at 5:58 pm

Long light evenings to linger over a perfectly chilled glass of something lovely. Great company, beautiful art, fabulous food. Book now. It’s going to be wonderful!