Welcome to The Arts Society East Sussex 

Member of The Arts Society

The first society was founded in 1965 by the late Mrs Patricia Fay OBE and NADFAS was formed and registered as an educational charity in 1968. The Arts Society consists of member societies whose aim is to increase enjoyment, knowledge and stimulate interest in the preservation of our cultural heritage. There are now almost 92,000 members with 375 societies in the UK, 11 in mainland Europe, 7 in New Zealand and 30 societies in Australia.

The Arts Society (TAS) is a leading arts charity which works to advance decorative and fine arts education and appreciation, alongside promoting the conservation of our artistic heritage. TAS opens up the world of the arts for everyone to enjoy, learn, participate in, and preserve.

With inspiring monthly lectures given by top experts in their fields, together with days of special interest, educational visits and cultural holidays, TAS is a great way to learn, have fun and make new and lasting friendships.

Our next Lecture is on Wednesday 30th January : 
Mad Men & The Artists:  How the advertising industry has exploited Fine Art by Tony Rawlins.
Doors open 18.45: Licensed Bar:   Guests £5 on the night.
We welcome new members - Click on 'Our Society' tab followed by 'Joining Us' for full information. ‚Äč

Our next Visit on Monday 28th January is now full for the tour of The Lansdowne Club - however tickets are still available for The Royal Academy Exhibition 'Bill Viola/Michelangelo' Exhibition and enjoy all it's surroundings at a reduced price of £35 - see contact details under 'Visits' Tab.

2019 Overseas Tour - Croatia's Istrian Coast 4-11th May  - fully booked.

2019 UK Tour - Cambridge Art & Architecture 3-7 October - details and bookings forms now available under Tours Tab.