4 October
We sent out our September Update last week. Click on the image below to read more about HALL in September, and email info@artlending.org.uk to be added to our mailing list.



12 September 2017
It was great to see everyone at the lending session at the weekend! These members borrowed Carol Hambleton's 'Misty Morning Blackbird' and 'Mother Sheep' for three months. Click on the image below to see more members and their chosen pieces on our Facebook page!



25 August 2017
We're excited to have three watercolours by Liz Elton new to the collection for the next lending session! Click the link below to read more about Liz and her work.

Register here and stop by Resource for London (map) from 8-10 September (10-4 daily) to borrow one for the next three months!



3 August 2017
We sent out our July update last week. Click on the image below to read more about everything that happened in July, and email info@artlending.org.uk to be added to our mailing list.



27 July 2017
'Red Stag' by Carol Hambleton was sold after the last lending session and Carol has kindly lent us 'Wooly Sheep' to take its place. It will be available to borrow at our next lending session from 8-10 September.

Click on the image below for more about Carol's work:



6 July 2017
We sent out our June Update last week. Click on the image below to read more about what happened in June, and email info@artlending.org.uk to be added to our mailing list.



13 June 2017
It was great to see everyone at the lending session at the weekend! This member borrowed 'The houses in between' by Andy Parker for three months. Click on the image below to see more members and their chosen pieces on our Facebook page!



8 June 2017
We're delighted to have five new pieces by Natasha Bhatia in the collection in time for our summer lending session starting tomorrow! (10am-4pm). Register in advance here or register during the lending session to borrow original art for your home or workplace.

Click on the image below for more about Natasha's work:



29 May 2017
We've been featured as a 'Thing to do' on the Islington Life site! Click the image below to read the article and register in advance here to do this thing from 9-11 June.



19 May 2017
We're delighted to have a new piece by Kate Poland in the collection! 'Little Egret, Osea' will be available to borrow at our summer lending session from 9-11 June.

Click on the image below for more about her work:



28 April 2017
One of our long-standing members is leaving London and has written about HALL. Thanks to Kris and all our members for the care you've taken of the the collection and for participating. We wouldn't be a lending library without you! Click the image below to link to the rest of our April update and email info@artlending.org.uk to be added to our mailing list.



6 April 2017
Last quarter your donations to the framing fund enabled us to frame four watercolours by Roger Alsop, two of which were borrowed at the Spring Lending Session!

JustGiving HALL page



16 March 2017
It was great to see everyone at the lending session last week! This member borrowed 'Levels' by Jack Haughey for three months. Click on the image below to see more members and their chosen pieces on our Facebook page!



23 February 2017
We're delighted to have two new pieces by Lucy Smith in the collection! They will be available to borrow at our spring lending session from 10-12 March.

Click on the image of 'Glow' below for more about her work:



16 February 2017
Thanks so much for the generous donations to our framing fund! Your help will allow art to be seen that wouldn't be otherwise!

JustGiving HALL page



2 February 2017
We've set the dates for our 2017 lending sessions! Click the image below to read the rest of our news:



15 January 2017
We've launched a crowdfunding campaign to help with framing costs for new and existing artists. Click here to donate!



18 December 2016
Thanks to everyone who came along to the lending session last week! Click here to see members with their chosen pieces on our Facebook page.



5 December 2016
We've been featured on the Islington Life website! Click on the image below for the blog and details about our lending session later this week:



3 November 2016
Our next lending session will be 9-11 December! Register here to borrow an original work of art for three months. We hope to see you there!

HALL flyer



13 October 2016
Here are a few of the pieces borrowed during the last lending session in members' homes and workplaces. Many thanks to everyone who sent these through! Click on the image below to see more on our Facebook page.



8 September 2016
Thanks to everyone who came along to our last lending session! Click here to see members with their chosen pieces on our Facebook page.



30 August 2016
Our next lending session starts Friday. We hope to see you there!

HALL flyer



18 August 2016
We'll have four etchings by Lorena Herrero available to borrow at our autumn lending session!

Click on the image of 'High Expectations' below for more about her work:



3 August 2016
Andy Parker has lent three pieces to the collection! They will be available to borrow at our autumn lending session from 2-4 September.

Click on the image of 'The Houses In Between' below for more about his work:



21 July 2016
We're delighted to have three new pieces from the Hackney Mosaic Project in the collection! Click on the link below for more about their work:



7 July 2016
Here are pieces by Caroline Whitehead, Roger Alsop and Blandine Martin in their temporary homes. Click on the image to see more on our Facebook page!



17 June 2016
Thanks to everyone who came along to the last lending session. Here are a few of our members with their chosen pieces. Click on the image below to see more on our Facebook page!



9 June 2016
We've been featured in the Islington Tribune! Click the image below to link to the article



27 May 2016
Register here to borrow a work of original art during our summer lending session at Resource for London (map) taking place from 3-5 June (10am-4pm daily).



15 May 2016
We'll have three new artists at our next lending session! Click on the links below for more about Eilsenda Vila, Trevor Mill and Tinsel Edwards.



21 April 2016
We hope to see you at our next lending session!

HALL flyer



14 April 2016
Chris Booth is our newest contributing artist! Click on the link below for more about Chris and his work:



24 March 2016
Thanks to everyone who came along to the last lending session. Here are a few pieces from the collection in their temporary homes. Click on the image below to see more on our Facebook page!



10 March 2016
Click on the image below to read Art Reveal's article about the Holloway Art Lending Library!



25 February 2016
We hope to see you at our lending session next week! Opening hours will be 10am-4pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

HALL flyer



7 February 2016
Kate Poland is our newest contributing artist! Click on the link below to read about Kate's interesting working process and for snapshots of the beautiful results:



14 January 2016
We're delighted to have four new pieces by Lorena Herrero in the collection! Click on the link below for more about Lorena and her work:



07 January 2016
Our collection is now on permanent display at Resource for London! (map)

Stop by their first floor gallery from 9am-5pm Monday to Friday or 10am-4pm at the weekend.

Register here to borrow one piece during our next lending session which will take place from the 4th to the 6th of March.



6 December 2015
Our next lending exhibit will be held on 11 and 12 December at Resource for London (map). Click on the image below for details.



26 November 2015
Roger Alsop has lent three new pieces for our next lending exhibit on 11 and 12 December! Click on the image for more about his work



9 November 2015
Our next lending exhibit will be held on 11 and 12 December at Resource for London (map).



30 October 2015
'Kent Shore with Freighter' by our newest artist, Roger Alsop, was borrowed at the lending exhibit last week! Click on the image for more about his work



17 October 2015
We'll have new work by Nora van den Berg in our next lending exhibit from 23-25 October! Click on the link below for details:



8 October 2015
We're delighted to have four new pieces by Caroline Whitehead in the collection! Click on the link below for more about Caroline and her work:



4 September 2015
Our opening hours for our next lending exhibit will be:

- Friday, 23 October, 12.00-4.00
- Saturday, 24 October, 10.00-4.00
- Sunday, 25 October, 1.00-4.00

Come along to view the ever expanding collection, or register here to borrow from it.



16 August 2015
Our next lending exhibit will be from 23-25 October and part of Islington Exhibits, an annual initiative to unlock hidden venues in Islington. Click on the logo for details!

Islington Exhibits



2 August 2015
Click here to read Shi Tang's blog about our last lending exhibit! The next lending exhibit will be in October. We'll post the details soon!

Holloway Life blog



27 June 2015
Our opening hours for our next lending exhibit will be:

- Friday, 24 July, 12.00-4.00
- Saturday, 25 July, 10.00-4.00
- Sunday, 26 July, 1.00-4.00

Come along to view the ever expanding collection, or register here to borrow from it.



28 May 2015
The next lending exhibit will be at Islington Central Library (map) from 24-26 July. We are delighted to be offering extended opening hours over three days!



29 April 2015
The lending exhibit on 25 April was another great success with the work of four new artists and lots of visitors on the day! The next lending exhibit will be held at the end of July.



16 April 2015
We're nearly ready for the next lending exhibit at Islington Central Library (map) from 11am-4pm on 25 April!
We are delighted to have pieces from Jason Alex Hill and Jack Haughey included in the collection! See their work and the rest of the collection here.
Register to borrow an original artwork on the day or click here to register in advance.



27 March 2015
Nina Harma has contributed three pieces which will be available to borrow at the next lending exhibit!
Visit our online gallery here to see images of the current collection.



12 February 2015
The second lending exhibit was a great success with the work of three new artists and lots of visitors on the day! The next lending exhibit will be on 25 April!



28 January 2015
The next lending exhibit will be at Islington Central Library (map) from 11am-4pm on 31 January!
You can register to borrow an original artwork on the day or click here to register in advance.



3 November 2014
The Art Lending Library got off to a great start on 25 October with a quarter of the collection borrowed in one afternoon! The next lending exhibit will be at the end of January 2015.



15 September 2014
The first lending exhibit will be at Islington Central Library (map) from 12-4pm on 25 October!
Please get in touch if you have art to lend to the collection or register here to borrow from the collection.



25 August 2014
We had great day yesterday at the penultimate Art Exchange at Blighty Coffee. Next week will be the ultimate!



20 July 2014
We're bringing the Art Exchange to Blighty Coffee in Finsbury Park every Sunday in August from 12-4pm!

Please come along to:
- Sketch in the garden
- Exhibit your work in our pop-up gallery
- Choose another original artwork to take away with you



7 July 2014
Check out our new gallery showing snapshots of some of the collection: www.artlending.org.uk/gallery
It is a work in progress so visit us again soon to see updates and improvements!



6 June 2014
Many thanks to everyone who contributed to the Art Exchange at the Hornsey Street Festival! Watch this space for an updated gallery!



12 May 2014
Please get in touch if you have a sketch to donate to the 'Art Exchange' project at the Holloway Arts Festival on 1 June. It could be a festival scene, a sketch of your neighbour, or anything you fancy!



11 April 2014
Please get in touch (info@artlending.org.uk) if you could donate watercolour brushes or paints, card, paper or clipboards for the Art Exchange. We're happy to collect from anywhere inside Zone 3!



21 March 2014
We'll be taking our 'Art Exchange' project to the Holloway Arts Festival on 1 June. Hope you'll come along to create and take away original art!



8 January 2014
We are now organising our first lending event and developing our website and collection. Check back here for more information or email info@artlending.org.uk to be put on our mailing list.