The aim of Leicestershire Art Alliance is to collectively support and promote Leicestershire's Art Groups and Societies through networking, sharing knowledge and creative opportunities. You can contact each group separately below or collectively via our contact page.
ArtSpace Loughborough is a group of visual artists who work in the Charnwood area of Leicestershire. They comprise painters, printmakers, sculptors, photographers, mixed media, textile and digital artists.
Harborough Artists Cluster is a cooperative group of artists active in Market Harborough and its neighbouring towns and villages. Together they organise annual Open Studios & Art Windows events. It is a changing group which evolves year on year but averages thirty artists at any given time.
Leicester Sketch Club has over 120 members and aims to encourage the artistic development of each. It has a busy programme including monthly meetings, workshops, outdoor and indoor sketching and annual exhibition.
Association of Leicestershire Artists is an established group of Fine Art graduates who meet up once a month to discuss work in progress, artists work, plan group exhibitions.
Knighton Lane Artists group are a cooperative providing affordable spaces for local artists in the Leicester. Among our studio and associate membership we include painters, ceramicists, graphic designers, new media practitioners and sculptors among other disciplines. They hold open studio events.
Leicester Society of Artists has over 150 members who are living, working or studying in Leicestershire and Rutland. Their members represent many perspectives on art and are all practising visual artists. Their annual exhibitions are held in the heart of Leicester at New Walk Museum & Art Gallery.
Crown Hills Art Society meets once a month, with speakers, demos, critiques and more. Members range from amateurs to professionals. The only criteria for joining is an enquiring mind :)
Leicester Art Zone is a non-profit organisation for artists and art lovers. Their goal is to support and work with vulnerable and marginalised people and everyone is welcome to join. They provide art classes in the city, hold an exhibition and organise city day trips.
Leicestershire Pastel Society are artists who live or work in Leicestershire and Rutland and focus on the use of pastels. Several members of the society are linked to both The London and Birmingham Pastel Societies.