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.”

Curating Space 

25 July – 3rd September


Curating Space brings together a number of professional artists who live and work locally and will include a diverse range of artworks.

Artists include:  Andrew Cheetham, Jake Jones, Bren Head, Jo Davis, Lesley Seeger, Len Tabner, Andy Black, Alan Davis

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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An exhibition by Leeds Fine Artists at Pannett Art Gallery
5th September – 8th October.

Leeds Fine Artists (LFA) was started in Leeds in 1874 which makes it one of the oldest regional arts bodies in the UK. Its members now come from all over Yorkshire and it is one of the most prestigious regional arts organisations in the North of England. This exhibition gives you the opportunity to see an eclectic range of fine art by this group who always produce an exhibition of work of a high standard.

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.



Coming in 2017

  • Whitby Art Society  31 March – 7 May
  • Caedmon College Whitby 13 – 21 May
  • Staithes Group selling exhibition 26 May – 18 June
  • Fylingdales Group of Artists 20 June – 23 July
  • Curating Space  25 July – 3 Sep
  • Northern Connection 2 (Leeds Fine Artists) 5 Sep – 8 Oct
  • Gifted (craft exhibition) 10 Oct – 19 Nov
  • Permanent collection 24 Nov – Spring 2018

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

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Artist Serena Partridge at the Pannett Art Gallery

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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.