Ken Housego, Heather Drysdale, Marlene Rockandel, Susan Lilley

The Art of our Community

Welcome to the LAGS

The Lunenburg Art Gallery Society was founded in 1972 under the auspices of the Heritage Society, initially to provide a home and display area for a collection of paintings by noted local artist, Earl Bailly. LAGS has since evolved into an independent non-profit society with approximately 150 members and our bright Lincoln Street gallery is a popular art destination. 

Rebecca Fisk, Rudy Kehkla

About Our Gallery

Everyone is Welcome

We welcome artists with every level of skill and experience. You don't even have to be an artist! All you have to do is join. 

In 2022 we will mount a new Member Exhibition on the first Friday of every month, April - October. For an annual membership fee of $40 ($20 for students) every member can participate in each of these shows.

 

We are a volunteer-run gallery and we encourage all members to donate time and skills if possible. Please note there is a 40% commission on all sales of artwork.  

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Monday Evenings 6:30 - 8:30

Drawing Class: Drawing The Nude

Looking to loosen up your drawing? Or better connect your hand to your eye? Or maybe you're just interested in drawing the nude.


Join local artist and Concordia University graduate, Chanelle Jefferson for a weekly drawing class, at the Lunenburg Art Gallery. Each week you will practice and develop a variety of techniques - gesture, contour, modelled form drawing and more!

January 17, 24, 31 & Feb 7, 6:30 - 8:30
Your investment: $110.00

Materials list provided, Intermediate experience and up.
Sign up here: www.chanellejefferson.com/courses

 

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March 4 - 26, 2022

SSRCE Secondary School Art Exhibition

For nearly all of our 50 year history, LAGS has hosted an annual exhibition of artwork by local students. This year, the kids & their teachers are working hard once more, a fantastic opportunity for art classes to showcase their work to the public in a real gallery space. Please visit us in March for this excellent extravaganza of art by kids in grade 6-12 from across the South Shore. 2022 Participating schools TBA. Open Thursdays thru Sundays from 11am - 4pm.

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November through February

Rent the Gallery

Our exhibition season may be over, but you can host your own! Pop-up show, holiday crafts, group shows and workshops are all great ways to use the space during the winter. To rent the gallery you must be a current LAGS member, the annual membership fee is $40 (no tax). More info here.

 GALLERY RENTAL FEES (HST included):​

  • Daily (8am to 5pm or partial day) $57.50

  • Weekend (Fri 6pm to Sun 5pm)  $115.00

  • Week (Mon 8am to Fri 5pm) $230.00

Check availability here on our calendar www.lunenburgartgallery.com/calendar

and to book your spot please contact Les French at info@lunenburgartsociety.ca