Biography of June Lisle

Email june@lisleart.com


Born Horsforth, Leeds 1927



School Hunmanby Hall School, Yorkshire 1939 - 1943.

Leeds College of Art 1943 - 1948

Summer Schools tutored by Victor Pasmore & Harry Thubron


Group and Open Exhibitions

Dukes Gallery Dorchester. 2017

Sherborne Art Club  Exhibition 2017

Dorset Visual Arts ‘Interrogating the Landscape ‘Allsop  Gallery Bridport  2016

DVA ‘What Artists Really Do ‘West Bay   2016

Sherborne Art Club 2016

D. Art Weeks Open Studio 2016

Millfield Summer Exhibition 2015

Millfield Summer Exhibition 2014

Sherborne Art Club Exhibition 2015

DA Weeks Open Studio 2014

Millfield Summer Show 2013

South Square Gallery Bradford 2012

MK Gallery Somerton 2008

Seven At The Chapel Salisbury 2009

Acanthus Gallery Wareham 2007

Stourhead Gallery 2006

Black Swan Guild, Frome 1996/2004

Dorset Art Week 1994/1996/1998/2000/2002/2004/06/08/12

Artshed Hampshire 2005

Art For Blandford 2005

Wessex Fine Art Gallery Wareham 2002/03/04

Alpha Gallery Sherborne 1998/00/02/04/06

Slade Gallery, Gillingham 2001/2002

North Dorset Group, Sherborne House, Sherborne 2001/2002

Artslink Exhibition Salisbury Hospital 2002

The Land Dorchester Hospital 2002

Bettles Gallery Ringwood 2002

Waytemore Gallery Bishops Storford 2002

The Art Supermarket London 1999

North Dorset Group, Bryanstone Art Centre 1996/1998

Highgate Fine Art London 1996/98

Royal W. E Acadamy, Bristol 1996

Art On & Off the Wall, Allsop Gallery, Bridport 1996

Wykenham Gallery Stockbridge 1996

A Blend of North Dorset, Salisbury Library Gallery 1995

A Blend of North Dorset, Shafesbury Arts Centre/ Yeovil Arts Center 1995

Laing Open 1995

Leeds Art Fair 1995

North Dorset Group Chettle House, Chettle 1994

Dorset Art Group, Sherborne 1993

Northern Artists Gallery, Harrogate 1982

Hambledon Gallery, Blandford 1993

Raw Gallery, London 1966/67


Solo Shows

Springhead Trust, Dorset 2007

Chettle House Gallery 1990

Poole Arts Centre 1987

Austin Reeds, Leeds 1983

Teaching and Lecturing

Leeds University, Extra Mural Department 1980 - 1983

Initiated and ran three year \\"Costume in Painting\\" Course 1980 - 1983

Leeds College of Art, Liberal Studies Department

History of costume, drawing and colour 1967 - 1983

Park Lane College of F.E. Leeds part-time lecturer 1970 - 1978

School of Home Economics, part-time lecturer 1964 - 1967

Grantly Hall College of Adults Education, Ripon 1975 - 1980

Lectures on aspects of costume, Ilkeley College 1982

W.E.A Dorset Lecturer 1984 - 2003

N.E & N. Dorset Adult Education, Tutor 1987 - 1993

Sherborne Arts Centre, Tutor 1985 - 1996

Art Director, Springhead Trust Dorset 2005-2009


Public Lectures

Adult Education College Seminars

NADFAS Study Groups

National Trust

Local Museums

Museums and Historical Societies Many in Dorset.




Underlying patterns of Nature remain a source of inspiration and delight. I still use the transformations of objects into new forms by working on them.