A master of landscape painting

A master of landscape painting

Donald Wilkinson is one of the north's greatest living landscape painters and we are proud to be hosting an exhibition of his work here in Grasmere
A master of landscape painting

A master of landscape painting

Donald Wilkinson is one of the north's greatest living landscape painters and we are proud to be hosting an exhibition of his work here in Grasmere
Artist Linda invited to new exhibition

Artist Linda invited to new exhibition

Linda Ryle has been invited to exhibit at a prestigious online show
Monumental painting returns to the family home

Monumental painting returns to the family home

A remarkable and monumental painting by Britain’s leading mountain artist has come home to be sold. Scafell Crag, by Julian Cooper, has hung in the...
Gallery re-opens with photography exhibition

Gallery re-opens with photography exhibition

Exhibition by leading photographer Phil Rigby will mark the re-opening of the Heaton Cooper Studio archive gallery in Grasmere.
So what exactly IS a Wainwright....?

So what exactly IS a Wainwright....?

The mountains and fells of the Lake District that are known as Wainwrights, painted here by our artists
Swimming in the tarns of Lakeland

Swimming in the tarns of Lakeland

Swimming in the lakes and tarns of the Lake District is nothing new. My grandfather swam in the tarns - and painted them
What cyclists love most of all

What cyclists love most of all

Cyclists love a cafe when out for a long ride, and Mathilde's is the best in the heart of the Lake District
Heaton Cooper paintings are stars of the big screen

Heaton Cooper paintings are stars of the big screen

The paintings of Lakeland’s best-loved artists are hitting the big screen once again. Keen-eyed viewers of the newly-released movie Supernova, star...
Spotlight is on Cumbria's finest artists

Spotlight is on Cumbria's finest artists

Cumbria’s dream team artist couple, Julian and Linda Cooper, are in the spotlight as their work continues to be admired. Julian, described as Brita...
Stepping back in time

Stepping back in time

Being in the Lakes this spring has been like stepping back in time. Director of the Heaton Cooper Studio, Becky Heaton Cooper, reflects on a strange time...
Among Mountains

Among Mountains

For five days he fought against the altitude to make a painting while seracs cracked off, stones fell, glacial dust was blown up from the cliff b...
On the first day of Christmas....

On the first day of Christmas....

Our first ever art market was held here in the archive gallery…on the first weekend of the Christmas season. And it was judged to be a great succe...
Capturing Moments of Being...

Capturing Moments of Being...

Another exhibition which challenges audiences to look at the landscape in a different way is to be staged here at the Heaton Cooper Studio archive ...
A key moment in Lake District history

A key moment in Lake District history

An exhibition which captures a key moment in Lake District history has opened here in Grasmere at our Heaton Cooper archive gallery. Indeterminat...
We're hitting the headlines!

We're hitting the headlines!

Grasmere has been hitting the headlines recently with our studio at the heart of the village’s cultural identity. The October edition of the glossy...