The York Art Society

Established 1921

Whether you are a new member, or an existing one, you can be assured of an exciting programme of demonstrations over the course of the next twelve months, which are included in the fee. Opportunities such as exhibitions in York and Self-Help groups will also be announced at demos and in the newsletters.


Annual membership subscriptions are payable no later than 1st April each year.

Cheques in the amount of £37 (£20 for students), payable to 'The York Art Society' should be handed to the Membership Secretary at any of the demos. If you would like to post your cheque, please email the Membership Secretary at or see Newsletters for details nearer the time.


Demonstrations are free to members and £5 for non-members, redeemable against the membership fee should you decide to join.


If you would like to come and meet us at a demonstration, please email the Membership Secretary in the first instance at


Members from local art societies are welcome to attend as a guest or member.


If you would like to join now, please fill out this FORM and email it to the Membership Secretary at


York Art Society supports local art groups, workshops, framers and galleries.


Newton-on-Ouse art group


Poppleton art group


York U3A


Easingwold and District Art Society


York Arts and Crafts


York Printmakers




York Art Gallery


Steve Garnett Picture Framing


Open College of the Arts


A discount may be available at selected art shops, on submission of your membership card.