Welcome to The Arts Society Hampshire and Isle of Wight Area Website

Are you interested in Art History, Art Lectures, Fine Arts, learning new skills, joining an arts  society and meeting like minded people?  Then The Arts Society is for you.

The Arts Society works to advance decorative and fine arts education and appreciation, alongside promoting the preservation of artistic heritage. We are a UK based charity with over 91,000 members supporting a network of over 360 local Societies in the UK, Europe and Australasia.

There are currently 21 Societies covering Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, further details of which can be found in the Societies section.

Local branches of The Arts Society bring together groups of like minded individuals through regular meetings, lectures by top experts. study days, visits, tours and a number of volunteering activities including Church Recording, Heritage Volunteering, our Young Arts programmes and Church (now known as Children's) Trails.

It is a great way to expand your knowledge of the arts as well as have fun and make new friendships.

View the The Arts Society national website or follow TAS on Twitter and on Facebook

Read the latest The Arts Society Review and Volunteer Supplement here on line 

Hants & IOW Area Study Days 2018

Booking for the autumn 2018 season of Study Days at Southampton is now open. Details can be found in the Study Days area of the website and the Booking Form can be found here.



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