Welcome To The Pannett Art Gallery

The Art Gallery was a gift to Whitby from Alderman Pannett “for the reception and preservation of my water colour drawings, and works of art.”

Selection committee at work

Whitby Art Society Annual Exhibition at the Pannett Art Gallery

This vibrant and eclectic exhibition includes paintings, ceramics, print, sculpture and textiles, providing a diverse, intriguing display of quality art works, with something to please all tastes.

The gallery is open Tuesday – Sunday 9.30am  – 4.30pm and admission is Free.

Knight, Harold, 1874-1961 Coble at Staithes

There is always a selection of work by the amazing Staithes group of artists on display. These English Impressionists painted and exhibited as a group, in and around Whitby, from 1894 – 1909.

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Post Digital Knit   4 May – 12 June 2019

“Post Digital Knit”, an installation by Dr Elizabeth Gaston and Dr Jane Scott, will be on displayed, 4 May – 12 June 2019.   The exhibition includes designs exploring the art and science of knitting.

Drop in to the workshop and stay for as long or as short a time as you want, 10.30 – 12.30 and 1 – 3.

Dr Liz Gaston is Senior Teaching Fellow and BA Textile Design Programme Manager at the University of Leeds.

 

 

Pannett Art Gallery facade

Pannett Art Gallery is set in the peaceful and charming grounds of Pannett Park in the centre of Whitby. The gallery has an eclectic mix of 19th and 20th Century paintings on permanent display.

EXHIBITION PROGRAMME

 

Pannett Art Gallery Exhibition Programme 2019

Out of the Darkness               8 January – 17 March

Whitby Art Society                  22 March – 28 April

Post Digital Knit                       4 May – 12 June

Paintings of the Staithes
Group of Artists                      15 June – 30 June

Fylingdales Group of Artists   2 July – 4 August

Lore and the Living Archive    7 August – 8 Sept

David Utting                             11 Sept – 20 Oct

Anne Sudworth                        23 October – 6 Nov

John Freeman                           8 Nov – 15 December

 
Please note: all dates are correct at time of going to press.  Please contact the gallery to confirm before making a special journey.

Origami Creations

  Origami Creations Starting in April, up to and including the weekend of Fish and Ships festival, 18 – 19 May, visitors to...
Rowing Boat on the River Bank, George Weatherill

Two generations of Weatherill artists painted in Whitby and area throughout the 19th and early 20th Century. We have an extensive collection of their intricate and delicate paintings on display in the Weatherill Gallery.