Bookshop Mermaid by Georgia Rusch, part of the 20th Century Morecambe Art Trail

About Morecambe Artist Colony

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


MAC presents:
A Morecambe Time & Tide Bell

MAC are working with the local community and internationally renowned artist Marcus Vergette to site a Time & Tide bell on the Stone Jetty. The bell, one of several sited around the UK coastline, will bear an inscription created by the community and will be rung by the rising tide.


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Various:
iMap the Neighbourhood

A multilayered residency project that took place over several months in 2016 rethinking our relationship to the infrastructures around us.  A space for discussion of climate change, responsibility and our collective future.

at The Hothouse, Morecambe, till 29.02.17

Free entry

Open Show:

Journeys

To submit your work for this year's open exhibition, please complete the online form and email image(s) to artshow@mail.com .

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


Free entry

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

Members

John Kingston
Kathryn MacDonald (Acting Chair)
Arts Administrator

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Johnny Bean
Johnny Bean (Treasurer)
Photographer, Arts Administrator


John Kingston
Carpenter, Painter, Chair MAC 11/15-01/17


Simon Dalton 
Photographer

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Graham Dean
Photographer

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Sian Johnson
Arts Campaigner

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Alan Outram
Collage, Musician

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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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Kate Drummond
Typographic Artist

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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


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Carol Reynoldson
Illustrator/Teacher

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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


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Graham Lowe



Keith Douglas
Photographer

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Teresa Kirk
Designer

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Artist

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Event Archive

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

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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