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ART HISTORY Judith and Holofernes How artists through the ages have depicted this iconic scene
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS GSA Exhibitions (Glasgow)…Frames Gallery (Perth)…Gracefield Arts Centre (Dumfries)…Dockside Gallery (Berwick-upon-Tweed)…Fire Station Creative (Dunfermline)…White Fox Gallery (Coldstream) MUSIC Brunton Classical Online Series PLUS Launch of Central Scotland School of Craft…Arty urns brighten the funeral industry
ART & TRAVEL Berlin The biggest art scene in Europe
IMAGE ANALYSIS Anatomy of a Painting Titian, Perseus and Andromeda, probably 1554-56, The Wallace Collection
CRAFT & DESIGN Hand-made for you & your home Glass, jewellery, textiles, furniture, ceramics & wallpaper
ART MISHAPS Accidents will happen When artworks become damaged goods
ART BOOKS Read all about it! Viking Art…John Hassall: The Life and Art of the Poster King…Time To Act: An intimate photographic portrait of actors backstage
PHOTO-SPREAD Women Street Photographers A glimpse of what happens when women are behind the camera

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Catch up on all the latest exhibition news and reviews across the Scottish art scene and further afield.

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Continually updated calendar of events near you and online, including art fairs, auctions, open studios, museums openings and charity events in Scotland, the UK and beyond.

Renzo Spiteri recording his soundscape 'Sonic Interactions'

Refreshingly Adventurous in Shetland

Fifteen new works in a wide variety of disciplines showcasing a diverse range of Shetland-grown talent are set to premiere throughout April as part of the Refresh Now programme by Shetland Arts.

Performing Arts

Join us as we highlight the news and reviews from the world of music, opera, dance theatre and film.

Scottish Opera

Scottish Opera Issues a Primary Challenge

Scottish Opera and University of Edinburgh are seeking a Challenge Respondent to help harness data and develop a digital evaluation tool for Scottish Opera’s long-established Primary Schools Tour.

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Adrian Wiszniewski - Reading French, ink and acrylic on paper/card
Adrian Wiszniewski – Woman on Yellow, Courtesy of Compass Gallery, Glasgow
Gilly Semple - Study in Brown
Gilly Semple - Study in Brown
Nadine Carruthers - All My Favourites
Nadine Carruthers - All My Favourites
Craft & Design
Discover a trove of talented makers and designers from jewellery, textiles, furniture, ceramics, glass, mosaics, and much more -all handmade for you and your home.
Laurence Broderick

Wildlife in Bronze

Working in bronze and stone, Isle of Skye-based Laurence Broderick draws inspiration for his figurative and abstract work from the female figure and wildlife.

Skye Weavers

The Beauty of Pedal Power

Using bicycle pedal-powered looms in a small weaving shed next to an old croft house, Skye Weavers produce a variety of wool and tweed products.

Art & Travel
Artmag writers travel the world to create handy guides to the best galleries and museums in all the top cities and regions – for art-lovers who love to travel.
Francis Bacon’s studio in the Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Photo: Perry Ogden Collection © The Estate of Francis Bacon. All rights reserved, DACS

Works in progress

From the 9th century Book of Kells to a Turner prize-winner*, art in Dublin continues to impress.

Work by the British abstract painter Sandra Blow (1925-2006)

Be an Artful Lodger

After a day of gallery-hopping, you can continue your art experience at some of London’s top residences.

The Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson showed a representation of the sun in the Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall in his 2003-04 exhibition The Weather Project. Photo- Tate Photography © Olafur Eliasson

Bright Future

Exhibitions dedicated to Artemisia Gentileschi, the Impressionists, J.M.W. Turner, Andy Warhol, Bruce Nauman and others put a shine on the London gallery scene.

Paul Cezanne, ‘The Saint Victoire mountain with large pine’, 1886-87 (The Phillips Collection, Washington DC)

Cezanne Country

Home to the artist Picasso called “the father of us all”, Aix-en-Province is a Provencal favourite of art-lovers.

The Boy is Back in Town

Bonn lost its most famous son to the allure of Vienna. Now Bonn is taking him back. Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) was born in Bonn

Art Books
We suggest titles for your very own art library with reviews of the latest releases from the niche to the grand, prestigious coffee table versions, covering all aspects of international art, craft and design.

A Truly Essential Architect

Architect Louis Kahn’s international reputation and broad fascination with science, mathematics, history and art are illustrated in a new book of photos.

Escaping to Modernism

Designed by famous architects, many modernist buildings all over the world are open to visit or even for overnight stays.

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Velvet Easel Gallery, Artist, Garry Harper