• Join Downland Art Society

Downland Art Society provides a forum for professional and amateur artists to come together through exhibitions, workshops, demonstrations and talks.

Membership is open to all and there are three categories of Membership.

Full Membership

Anyone wishing to become a Full Member should bring along three of their own original framed paintings for evaluation by the visiting professional. If judged to be of a suitable standard, Full Membership will be granted immediately. Full Members may submit the maximum number of pictures allowed at the next exhibition.

Associate Membership

Associate membership is open to all and to anyone whose work is not accepted on the first occasion. Works may be submitted for appraisal at subsequent meetings. Associate Members may exhibit 3 framed pictures not exceeding 30”x24”.

Honorary Membership

Honorary Membership is awarded in exceptional cases for services to Downland Art Society.


FULL Membership £25.00 per annum.

ASSOCIATE Membership £20.00 per annum.

Membership renewal falls due on 1st January. The annual subscription paid by anyone joining the Society after 1st October in any year gives membership until 31st December in the following calendar year.


If you would like to come along to one of our meeting and find out more you would be welcome to do so as a visitor. The entry fee for visitors is £3.00 per occasion.

Contact Us

If you are interested in joining our well established and popular Art Society or have any other queries, just send us a message and our Membership secretary will be in touch. We look forward to meeting you.