Friday, January 18, 2019
Princess Royal

Princess Royal To Come to Kirkcudbright For Official Opening Of New Art Gallery

On Thursday, 12 July 2018, Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal will be given a tour of Kirkcudbright Galleries after which she will officially...
Dumfries and Galloway School Pupils Creating Costumes

Dumfries and Galloway School Pupils Creating Costumes for Leading Performance Company

Upland and Oceanallover join forces for Modern Makers – giving young people the chance to learn key craft and design skills  Four high school pupils...
Kirkcudbright Galleries Visitor Attendances

Kirkcudbright Galleries Visitor Attendances are STAGgering

Visitor numbers at the newly opened Kirkcudbright Art Galleries have been nearly as impressive as the exhibitions themselves. The £3.1m refurbishment of the Victorian...

The Engine Room Opens at the Stove for the Month of June

National Theatre of Scotland (NTS) are bringing their exciting nationwide development model to the Stove Network in Dumfries throughout the month of June for...
New Kirkcudbright Gallery

Bold, Bright, Exciting Exhibition Helps Launch New Kirkcudbright Gallery

Wasps’ anniversary displays pieces by 60 contemporary artists and makers alongside works by famous names from Kirkcudbright’s past  An exhibition of work by 60 artists...

Dozens of Artists and Makers Prepare to Fling Open Their Studios

Dumfries and Galloway gears up to welcome visitors for Scotland’s premier open studios visual arts and craft weekend Painters, jewellery makers, potters and woodworkers across...
Hope’s Altarpiece - DGWGO Dumfries and Galloway News

Hope’s Altarpiece Pays Tribute to a Lost Scottish Rural Workforce

Generations of workers at a Victorian creamery, the closure of which caused economic disaster in a small Dumfries and Galloway town, are being honoured...
iceland

Coast to Coast Brings Together Artists from Iceland and Scotland

International exhibition of beautiful original prints launches in Dumfries this weekend ahead of annual Spring Fling event Nearly 30 artists from southern Scotland and Iceland...
Absolute Classics Supports Mental Health Awareness Week

Absolute Classics Supports Mental Health Awareness Week

An Annan-based performing arts promoter is using the medium of classical music to raise awareness of mental health issues in young people.   Absolute Classics, a...
young people

The Region’s Young People are the Leading Lights of the 2018 Dumfries & Galloway...

The 39th festival, which takes place between 25 May and 3 June, will include performances by Dumfries and Galloway’s bright young stars as well...