Visual Arts News

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

Graham Wands, 'RRS Discovery'

Summer Selected at Gallery Q Dundee

The Summer Selection at Gallery Q in Dundee is an eclectic mix of paintings and prints by fifteen gallery artists, joined by gallery newcomer Theo Crutchley-Mack.

Quercus Pods by invited artist Angus Ross

Pittenweem Arts Festival Returns to Harbour

One of the biggest regional events of its kind in the UK, the Pittenweem Arts Festival is back with over a hundred artists and makers from across Britain showing in almost eighty venues.

Carry Akroyd, 'Blackbird'

Two in the Bush at Scottish Ornithologists’ Club, Aberlady

Wildlife and poetry come together twice over at the Scottish Ornithologists’ Club (SOC) in Aberlady: Carry Akroyd’s hand-drawn lithographs incorporating extracts from poems by John Clare, and wood engravings displayed alongside the poems they illustrate.

Cat McIntyre

Cat’s Power at The Alchemy Experiment Glasgow

Cat McIntyre: Wish You Were Here at the Alchemy Experiment in Glasgow features contemporary textiles as a form of escapism to convey a need for imagination and distraction from our everyday surroundings.

Patti Lean, 'Snaefellsjökull II: Úa’s Journey', mixed media on canvas 

A Fine Society at Gracefield Arts Centre Dumfries

The Dumfries & Galloway Fine Arts Society Annual Exhibition at Gracefield Arts Centre in Dumfries showcases work celebrating the centenary year of one of Scotland’s longest-established, artist-led organisations.

Simon Laurie, 'Wash', acrylic on board

Fidra Fine Art Gullane’s Summer Favourites

With its exhibition All Summer Long, Fidra Fine Art in Gullane, East Lothian, is departing from its customary themed displays in favour of showcasing a host of gallery favourites with painting, printmaking and ceramics.

Saltwater Gallery owner and resident artist Senja Brendon

A Day at the Office with Senja at Saltwater Gallery Arran

Housed in the renovated former laundry building for Brodick Castle on the Isle of Arran, Saltwater Gallery is celebrating its first year in business with a wide selection of works, many of them inspired by the sea and coastal life.

Audrey Grant, 'VALHALLA I', photograph

Small is Bigger than You Think at Edinburgh’s RSA

An exhibition and discussion series at Edinburgh’s Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture (RSA) features recent work from eight artists supported by the Society’s Residencies for Scotland programme, and 2019’s winner of the Morton prize, Daniel Cook.

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