MORECAMBE ARTIST COLONY

About Morecambe Artist Colony

Established in 2014, Morecambe Artist Colony (MAC) is a not-for-profit group of local artists and creatives, passionate about using art for the regeneration of our town by instigating, delivering and supporting curated, high-quality art-led exhibitions and projects in existing, new and under-used spaces in Morecambe.

You can join MAC as either an Associate, or as a Friend, or you can just sign up for our regular newsletters.

Associate members have a feature box on this website, may submit for solo or group shows and share info/news via the monthly newsletters.

Events - Current and Forthcoming

Kriss Foster:
New Paintings

A collection of new paintings by artist, musician and comedian Kriss Foster.
Don't miss the opening soiree afternoon with tea and ice creams, Friday 01/09/17, 
4-5pm. 

At Brucciani's Cafe, Morecambe
Free entry

Supermarche & Friends:
By the Sea: Contemporary Illustration

Lancaster design studio Supermarché and MAC present an exhibition of contemporary illustration. 

At the Stone Jetty Cafe, Morecambe
02/09/17-30/09/17
Free entry

Group Show:
Luneside by the Seaside

Artists from Lancaster's Luneside Studios take a trip to Morecambe with a group show of their work.

At the Stone Jetty Cafe, Morecambe
July/Aug 2017
Free entry

Members

John Kingston
Kathryn MacDonald (Chair)
Arts Administrator

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Johnny Bean
Johnny Bean (Treasurer)
Photographer, Arts Administrator


Alan Outram
Collage, Musician

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Simon Dalton 
Photographer

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Graham Dean
Photographer

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Sian Johnson
Arts Campaigner

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Wendy David
Ceramics/sculpture/mixed media/education

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Shane Johnstone
Artist/Sculptor/Educator

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Sue Johnstone
Artist

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Joanna Powell
Painter

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Geraldine Snape
Artist, Potter

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Pete Moser
Musician


Janet Hampson
Casting Director

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Irena Switala
Photographer

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Nick Burns
Photographer/Painter

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Barbara Holt
Painter

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Stephanie Province
Studio/Gallery: The Edge at Overton

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Sian Peters
Drawing/Painting/Printmaking/Textiles

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Elena Gifford
Arts Organiser, Deco Publique


James Attwood
Papercut Artist/Printmaking

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Fernando Oyon
Photographer

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Linda Page
Painter

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Judith Kellett
Artform

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Wyn Abbot
Ceramics, sculpture

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Pat Haskey
Painter

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Mark Crossey
Painter

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Judith Coyle
Judith Coyle Editorial, PR for artists and CVs for artists' funding applications.
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Lin Dean
Driftwood/Glass artist

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Graham Bellhouse


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Tom Chesters
Bay Framing

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Beverley Lamb
TV/Film Location Scout

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Dawn Latham
Painter

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Gill Aitken
Mosaic Artist and Painter


Paul Kondras


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Jane Kondras


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Ginny Koppenhol
Photographer/Stop Motion Animator


Anne Gaelan


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Carol Gaston
Painter

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Jamie Holman
Multidisciplinary Artist


Jane Wignall
Artist

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Lauren Zawadzki
Event Producer/Curator

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Liz Lees
Painter, Writer, Actor

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Rebecca Kenyon
Artist/Print and surface pattern designer

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Christopher Hargreaves
Multidisciplinary Artist


Graham Lowe
Painter


Keith Douglas
Photographer

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Teresa Kirk
Artist, illustrator & surface pattern designer

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Susan Schofield
Watercolour Artist

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Kate Schofield
Textile Artist

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Jill Abbott
Photographer

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Priscilla Jones


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Owen Davison
Typewriter

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Grace Owen
Drawing

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Bonnie Mitchell


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Derek Aspinall


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Julian French


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Lynn Snowdon


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Rosa Mackinder


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Lucy Kendra
Filmmaker

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You?


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Event Archive

Jill Wignall:
Lighthouses and Fishing Nets

Work on a nautical theme by local artist Jill Wignall.

Stone Jetty Cafe, July 2017

Hannah Farrell:
Everything is Not the Same


The Hothouse, Morecambe
19.09.16 - 13.10.16

Charlie Kondras, Ben Hall & Joshua Dring:

Supermarche By The Sea

Stone Jetty Cafe, Morecambe
09.07.16

iMap the Neighbourhood

A multilayered residency project rethinking our relationship to the infrastructures around us. 

Open Show:
Journeys

at The Hothouse and the Stone Jetty Cafe, Morecambe
May / June 2017

MAC presents:
First Annual MAC AGM

The first MAC Annual General Meeting takes place on 1st March 2017 in The Hothouse at 5.30pm. All members are invited to come along for a review of the year, an opportunity to meet other members, discuss plans for the coming year and to take part in the £10 bring and buy art sale. Followed by the opening of Johnny Bean's The Faces Behind Our Food at 6.30.
Free entry


Johnny Bean:
The Faces Behind Our Food

Photographic portraits and stories of local food producers  commissioned by Less, Lancaster. Meet the people who put the food on our plates.


The Hothouse, Morecambe
01.03.17 | 6.30pm (following the AGM)

Free entry

Rosemary Tacon-Glass
Hidden Process

Rosemary is particularly interested in the use of sewing and knitting patterns as a collage medium. They represent a mysterious and fascinating practical language that is sadly now in decline.

The Stone Jetty Cafe
01:03:17 - 30:03:17
Evening viewing 6 pm, Sat 4th March

Free entry

Group Show: 
The 20th Century Art Trail

Various venues, Morecambe
01.09.16 - 28.09.16

Group Show:
The Art Show Wot We Did

Morecambe Central Library, Morecambe
14.05.16 till mid July

James Attwood:

Our Paths

The Hothouse, Morecambe
22.04.16 - 30.05.16

Jenny McCabe: 
Shorelines

Stone Jetty Cafe, Morecambe
14.05.16 - 

Irena Switala:
Real

The Hothouse, Devonshire Rd, LA3
10.09.16 till End of December.

Kate Drummond:

Seaside Sculpture Day

West End gardens, Morecambe 14.08.16
Free entry | Facebook Event

MAC presents:
A Morecambe Time & Tide Bell




Offshore presents:
Morecambe Minis - short films night

Stone Jetty Cafe, Morecambe
07.05.16

Louiza Rabouhi Kilcawley:
The Grand Ole Opry

The Hothouse, More Music, LA3 1QT
07.03.16 - 17.04.16

Alan Outram: 
I Made it Myself
The Hothouse, More Music, LA3 1QT
07.03.16 - 17.04.16

Nick Burns: 
Out of Season
Stone Jetty Cafe, Morecambe
31.10.15 - 31.04.16

Kate Drummond & John Kingston:
The End of the Pier
Stone Jetty Cafe, Morecambe
07.03.16 - 17.04.16

Johnny Bean: 
Offstage - portraits of musicians

The Hothouse, More Music, LA3 1QT
07.05.16

Johnny Bean, Graham Dean & Simon Dalton:
Prom Prom Prom
The Dukes, Lancaster
28.09.15 - 25.10.15

Group Show: 
Om Pom Pom

The Hothouse, More Music, LA3 1QT
02.10.15 - 13.11.15


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