Thursday, November 14, 2019
Save the date! Thursay 21st November our OutPost Arts 'Secret Postcard Auction' launches with a preview of original postcard-sized work donated by both established and emerging artists from across the UK.   Kicking off the auction, the preview exhibition at The Look Out (formerly Blue Moon - 42-44 High St, Langholm)...
Exhibition Shaun O'Donnell This Weekend Dumfries
This weekend you can pop into The OVEN in Dumfries to see the fantastic exhibition - Is it there? Does it care? The collection of drawings whose characters, subjects and even their surroundings, however intangible they may appear, are in a sense, dealing with this question.  A deliberate, unplanned,...
Young Dumfries Galloway Playwrights
Fresh from the success of its latest innovative production, Bunbury Banter Theatre Company has unveiled a scheme to nurture tomorrow’s playwrights. The Young Playwrights Programme, run in association with The Theatre Royal, offers the chance for a small group, aged between 16 and 25, to work with established writers and...
Kirkcudbright Primary Artwork Gets Gallery Treatment
On 5 and 6 October, the entire school of Kirkcudbright Primary had their work displayed at Kirkcudbright Galleries. Hollie Mitchell, member of the Kirkcudbright Primary School Parent Council who organised the project commented; “The Big Art Project was a joint effort with Kirkcudbright Primary School, Kirkcudbright Galleries and five Artists local...
This Autumn, CAMPLE LINE, a contemporary art venue in rural South West Scotland, will present a group exhibition entitled From narrow provinces and host a major new moving image commission by Rosalind Nashashibi. Located in Dumfries and Galloway, CAMPLE LINE is an independent arts organisation dedicated to presenting thought-provoking international contemporary art and...
Umbrella Sky Dumfries
The summer of 2019 had some washout moments, especially in August, so to mark the transition to autumn, Kings Coffee and Books in Dumfries town centre, has erected an Umbrella Sky 'Tribute to the Summer of 2019' display spanning Queensberry Street, outside their cafe. The idea was inspired by the...
celebrated cartoonist Gerald Scarfe Kirkcudbright
Running from Saturday 14th September, to Sunday 8th December 2019, The House of Illustration is bringing the touring exhibition Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen to Kirkcudbright Galleries for the first time. This exhibition is a variation of Gerald Scarfe’s striking production designs for theatre, rock, opera, ballet and film,...
This Autumn, CAMPLE LINE, a contemporary art venue in rural South West Scotland, will present a group exhibition entitled From narrow provinces and host a major new moving image work by Rosalind Nashashibi in collaboration with Edinburgh Art Festival. Located in Dumfries and Galloway, CAMPLE LINE is an independent arts...
A 9 month programme of mentoring and a bursary of £1,000 for emerging artists or makers who have a connection to Dumfries & Galloway. Two Emerge Bursaries are available in 2020 for emerging artists and makers 30 years and under (supported by The Holywood Trust). One Emerge Bursary is available in...
Ellisland Museum and Farm are pleased to have secured two fabulous creatives to deliver their Tales and Trails project working with young people. The project will create new characters and stories to help interpret the site for other young people and families. Ellisland will also work with Dumfries College...

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