The Upstairs Gallery visited by request, Buckingham Palace and Her Royal Highness, Queen Elizabeth II this year is celebrating all things British. Based in Suffolk, by the broads, we are winners of 10 awards dedicated to the best mix of the artists in our region. From student to professional, we cater for all tastes in our large 15 roomed gallery in Beccles.

With an invitation from her Royal Majesty, to attend the garden party for services to the arts and the business industries, we are proud to have been recognised for our genuine hard work for artists and craftsmakers in our region.

A series of exhibitions are underway to celebrate our proud nation this year, and we are inviting artists to exhibit alongside some wonderful shows.

We currently have exhibition spaces available for JUNE through to DECEMBER 2012, if you would like further information please call 01502 717191 or email:

We have secured The Official Olympic Artist – KEVIN WHITNEY, and are thankful to our sponsors:


In our gallery this month, we have artists Mita Higton, Jan Houchen, Mark Ward, Douglas Farthing, John Patchett, Michelle Payne, Graham Blackburn, Brigitte Le Balfour, Tracy Kemp, Dave Golding, John Kiki, Paul Janssens, Sheila Ford, Paddy Dean, Imogen Statham, Nelliebumpkins, Shona Winter, Bill Titcombe, Stuart Clark, Harley Hodges, Rex studios, Nicky Allen and many more.

With 15 galleried rooms dedicated to the artists of our region, our gallery is a must see and set in the bustling market town of Beccles, one of the best places to shop and enjoy.

We have an open evening this month on June 7th 2012 6.30 – 8.30pm, why not drop by and enjoy a stroll by the Quayside, a taste of our wonderful restaurants, and an art exhibition to inspire you.

The Upstairs Gallery, Bank House (above Lloyds Bank), Exchange Square, Beccles, Suffolk. NR34 9HH 01502 717191 email:

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