This may be the month for lights, panto and choral singing, but don’t miss the chance to see some spectacular art too. Here are five shows that are top of our list
Special offers for you
9 Nov 2022
Check out our special offers here, all for members and supporters of The Arts Society
An exclusive offer on an eco-conscious gift
Looking for some Christmas gifts with a conservation message? Sea Our Oceans is the latest collection from artist Lydia Evans, with designs spurred by her love of marine life and the
delicate biodiversity of our oceans. Her graphic, fluid illustrations of endangered underwater species start as brush and ink drawings and are then worked up digitally and applied to trays, kitchen textiles, cards, prints and more. The artist is offering 10% off Sea Our Oceans pieces until 31 December. Apply the code ‘ARTSSOCIETY2022’ when checking out online (find them under ‘Collections’, then ‘Sea Our Oceans’) at lydia.london
Sea Our Oceans, Credit: Lydia Evans
25% off a visit to Handmade Chelsea 2022
Visit this vibrant fair, one of the longest-running events in the UK craft calendar, at Chelsea Old Town Hall in London. It features the work of over 100 UK-based contemporary designer makers, both established and emerging. Carefully curated and running from 11–13 November, the fair will feature glass, ceramics, jewellery, prints, textiles, sculpture and wood. Our offer is for those attending in person; there will also be an interactive virtual craft fair for Chelsea running from 25–27 November. Enjoy 25% off the price online by entering the code ‘ASOCIETY22’ on the Advance Adult ticket at handmadeinbritain.co.uk/product/handmade-chelsea. Offer valid until 13 November.
HandmadeChelsea, Credit: Scott Millar
25% off a new arts book
Earlier this year the UK’s first exhibition of the work of little-known street photographer Vivian
Maier (at the MK Gallery, Buckinghamshire – see our feature on Maier in the current issue of The Arts Society Magazine) received five-star reviews. This beautiful book – Vivian Maier – is the accompanying monograph and a must-see if you missed the show. With over 250 illustrations it sheds more light on this enigmatic maker’s work, drawing on previously unpublished archives, film and recent scientific analyses. Thames & Hudson is offering 25% off the RRP of £45. Go to thamesandhudson.com/vivian-maier-9780500025703 and input the code ‘MAIER25’ at checkout. Offer valid until 31 December.
Thames & Hudson, Credit: Vivian Maier
A 10% discount on gifts inspired by art
Is someone on your Christmas gift list a jigsaw fan? Then perhaps this, based on artist Robert Indiana’s famous LOVE work, will be just the thing. It’s one of many art-inspired
pieces in Yorkshire Sculpture Park’s Festive Gift Guide, on offer online now. This is an exclusive offer for Arts Society members: get 10% off products in the Festive Gift Guide online; enter the code ‘FESTIVE10’ at ysp.org.uk. Offer valid until 27 December, with a maximum £250 basket spend, one use only, not in conjunction with any other offers.
LOVE Jigsaw, Credit: Robert Indiana
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