Nature in Art Gallery and Museum

Welcome to Nature in Art, the world’s first museum and art gallery dedicated to fine, decorative and applied art inspired by nature.

Our unrivalled collection is housed in a fine Georgian mansion, featured in Simon Jenkins’s book ‘England’s 1000 Best Houses’, just outside the famous cathedral city of Gloucester.

This website gives you a glimpse of Nature in Art, its collections and exhibitions, and the extensive programme of events and activities that take place throughout the year.

 

 

Opening Times: Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 5pm & B.Hols
   OPEN BANK HOLIDAY MAY 29th Closed Dec 24-26

Special Exhibitions

May 23rd – June 11th: BREATH OF FIRE A unique selection of ceramics by a world renowned maker, Jill Fanshawe Kato. Jill explores many techniques including coiling, slabbing, sculpting, using moulds and throwing and altering. She regards her work, which is held in collections worldwide, as sitting somewhere ‘between sculpture and painting’.

May 27th – June 4th: ANNUAL EXHIBITION THE WILDLIFE ART SOCIETY INTERNATIONAL Over 300 paintings, prints, drawings, photographs and sculpture. Meet artists at work every day. Most items available to purchase. This is TWASI’s 25th anniversary year. Free unlimited entry to this exhibition.

Celebration of Trees, organised in association with the Arborealists, a group of painters and printmakers whose primary inspiration is the rich and versatile subject of the tree ended on May 14th.  
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Nature in Art added 2 new photos.May 28th, 2017 at 1:52am
Have you met our artists in residence this week? We have 3 of them!

Textile artists Liz Hewitt & Kay Swancutt are being very productive in the studio and decorative decoy carver Philip Nelson is situated in the room just off the Coffee Shop, so why not duck in for a coffee too 🦆 🤣
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Nature in Art added 4 new photos.May 28th, 2017 at 1:52am
Painter Natalie Toplass & Arborealist Angela Summerfield are our artists in residence this week. Pop in to say hi and pick up some tips.
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Nature in ArtMay 28th, 2017 at 1:52am
Feeling creative?! Our May half term children's activity days are available now to book through our website...
Nature in Art
Nature in Art added 3 new photos.May 28th, 2017 at 1:52am
Martin Ridley's exhibition in the atrium is looking marvelous! Here's a sneak peak of some of the work you can expect to see. Martin will be working on a new painting throughout the week within the exhibition space.
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Nature in ArtMay 28th, 2017 at 1:52am
Visit the studio this week to meet our resident artist Grahame Tucker. Look at his brilliant relief sculpture of Wallsworth Hall!
Artists in Residence This Week

May 23rd – 28th: Meet painter and printmaker MARION KARDASZ  plus May 27th – June 4th: Members of  The Wildlife Art Society International

 

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