Please note that the new gallery in Kirkbymoorside is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00 to 17:00. We are open on Wednesdays and Sundays by prior appointment.

The Reopening Show will feature a large number of new to the gallery artists including Lara Scobie, Tony Laverick, Hilary Turnbull, Marko and Eva Humphrey-Lahti, Nichola Theakston, Martin Miles Moore and Louise McNaught. New works have arrived from Valerie Price-West, Albert Montserrat, Susanna Hanl, Richard Heeley and many more. Full details are on the events page.
We are also delighted to welcome Paul Harvey to the gallery with his majestic bronze birds. They really do need to be seen to be fully appreciated, on show for the rest of the year and hopefully longer.

— Nick Bentley - 07774319451



A Unique Gallery specialising in Modern British Ceramics, Sculpture and Paintings

An inspiring art gallery in the heart of North Yorkshire exhibiting eye-catching contemporary sculpture and exquisite ceramics from some of the UK’s finest artists and makers. One of our main objectives is to make sculpture and ceramics far more accessible. We, therefore, practice a hands on approach to the works we have on display encouraging visitor interaction whilst discussing the processes used in their creation.

From the outset, Kate & Nick Bentley strived to bring work of the highest quality to the original Nunnington Studios gallery. From September 2016, having relocated to Kirkbymoorside, the couple continue to improve the offering with world class sculptors, internationally renowned painters and one of the finest display of modern British ceramics available in Great Britain. 

Despite being filled with art, there's no pretensions here, everyone has a valid opinion! 

Latest Show

including Jane Rist and Paul Harvey plus many more

Moving to Kirkbymoorside has been questioned by many, we think it is a great decision based on the location, the building and the ease of access. Kirkby, as it’s known locally, is the Gateway to the North York Moors and a pleasant drive from the tourist towns of York, Scarborough and Whitby.

It is definitely worth popping in to see the new gallery, which has afforded us additional space whilst retaining many characteristics of the Nunnington Studios gallery and adding lots of light.
— Kate & Nick Bentley