Exhibition

An Eye on the World: A Retrospective

An Eye on the World: A Retrospective

There are some fantastic exhibitions coming up at the Dovecot studios this year and the one I am most excited about kicks off at the end of the month. Hands up if you’ve heard of David Peat. No? Well, you’re in for a treat. Peat was a Scottish film-maker and photographer.  His passion was recording […]

Of Witches and Wicked Bodies

Of Witches and Wicked Bodies

  The Witches’ Rout (The Carcass), often attributed to Agostino Veneziano Witches and Wicked Bodies is an exploration of how witches and witchcraft have been depicted by artists over the past 500 years, including works by Albrecht Dürer, Francisco de Goya and William Blake, plus pieces by 20th century artists such as Paula Rego and Kiki […]

Knife Edge: Cooper Gallery

Knife Edge: Cooper Gallery

From the 29 August – 21 September the Cooper Gallery will be exhibiting Knife Edge Press: The Complete Works (so far). The exhibition will showcase the fantastic collaborative partnership of Mel Gooding and artist Bruce McLean. The on going creative partnership will be displayed alongside ephemera generated during their twenty-eight years of creative exchange and […]

New Designers: A Student Perspective

New Designers: A Student Perspective

I’m not long back from New Designers Part 1, and to be honest I’m still recovering.  If you’re going there to exhibit, you know that it’ll be big (3,000 new graduate designers from the UK’s top universities and colleges, big), but that still doesn’t really prepare you for the size of it, the energy, and […]

From Death to Death and Other Small Tales

From Death to Death and Other Small Tales

Ernesto Neto “It happens when the body is an anatomy of time”, 2000. D. Daskalopoulos Collection   If you are in Edinburgh and looking for a more…unusual way to while away an hour or two, I’d suggest a trip to Modern One at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art to See From Death to […]

DJCAD Degree Show 2013

DJCAD Degree Show 2013

BOOM boom BOOM boom BOOM boom BOOOM! The sounds heard from down the street of the opening of the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design (DJCAD) 2013 Degree show! And what an awesome show it is! Its literally packed full of fantastic work! There is a huge variety of work from around the creative industries including but […]

Southside Film Festival

Southside Film Festival

Glasgow’s Southside Film Festival is back! From the 16th -19th of May – that’s next Friday!  The festival will be screening thirty fantastically awesome films over the course of a jam packed 3 days. The festival programme will be screening international, national and local film work across all genres and lengths. The festival also includes free talks and training workshops – oh I […]

Wonderlands at the DCA

Wonderlands at the DCA

Below is some snaps of Johanna Basford’s Wonderlands exhibition at the Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre (DCA). Its a great exhibition with lots of fascinating highly detailed work. To get a full understanding of Basford’s work you really need to be there…right in front it. There is so much detail in Basford’s work that it really does need to be experienced first hand. […]

Random International Rain Room

Random International Rain Room

Singing in the rain or not. The Rain Room is Random International’s first in a series of projects that specifically explore the role of the viewer, pushing people outside their comfort zones and extracting their base auto-responses and personality types.  Very Interesting! Looking at these great images you would be sure that the people are […]

The Exquisite Forest

This Exquisite Forest! Be part of this fantastic global art collaboration! The Exquisite Forest is an online collaborative art project that lets users create short animations that build and branch off another as they explore a specific theme.  What’s so great about this is that it is open to everyone on the web and that […]

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