Friends of the Mercer Art Gallery

The Friends of the Mercer Art Gallery provide important support to the gallery’s work through fundraising for new acquisitions, major exhibitions and publications.

Recent projects have included:

  • financial contribution towards computerisation of records of works on paper
  • a grant towards conservation of Benzoni’s marble sculpture of Cupid and Psyche in the Crescent Gardens
  • financial support towards the exhibition ‘Noble Prospects : Capability Brown and the Yorkshire Landscape’

Friends of the Mercer Art Gallery enjoy

  • exclusive invitations to exhibition previews and gallery events
  • visits to art-filled houses often not accessible to the general public
  • private guided tours
  • illustrated talks by guest lecturers
  • an informative newsletter

For information on membership please contact
The Friends of the Mercer Art Gallery
c/o Mercer Art Gallery
Swan Road
Harrogate HG1 2SA