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ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Burnside Gallery & Frames (Selkirk) Kirkcudbright Galleries Sun Gallery (Newburgh) City Art Centre, Arusha Gallery, Ingleby Gallery, Dovecot Studios, Torrance Gallery, The Life Room (Edinburgh) Annan Museum Gymnasium Gallery (Berwick-upon Tweed) Perth Creative Exchange
AUCTION Leith School of Art
FESTIVALS Glasgow International, Edinburgh International Festival, Glasgow Jazz Festival
THEATRE King’s Theatre, Festival Theatre (Edinburgh) Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (Glasgow)
STRANGE PHENOMENA ALIEN ART? Did Old Masters and ancient artisans depict visitors from outer space?
ART & TRAVEL AMSTERDAM Capital of the country with the world’s highest art activity per capita
IMAGE ANALYSIS ANATOMY OF A PAINTING Nicolas Poussin, The Triumph of Silenus, c.1636 (National Gallery, London)
CRAFT & DESIGN ALL THAT GLITTERS Scotland’s jewellery makers are real gems
ART MATTERS STILL LIFE POSTHUMOUS PORTRAITS
ART BOOKS READ ALL ABOUT IT Marcel Duchamp Yayoi Kusama: A Retrospective Barbara Hepworth: Art & Life
PHOTO-SPREAD SCOTTISH NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS A selection of the 2020 winners
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow Art Club (Glasgow) Scottish Ornithologists’ Club (Aberlady) Velvet Easel, Stills, Edinburgh Palette, Art & Craft Collective (Edinburgh) Castle Gallery (Inverness) Lillie Art Gallery (Milgavie) Fire Station Creative (Dunfermline) Aberfeldy Gallery
AUCTIONS Lyon & Turnbull: Scottish Paintings & Sculpture (Edinburgh)
CRAFT FAIR Potfest Scotland
STRANGE PHENOMENA ALIEN ART? Did Old Masters and ancient artisans depict visitors from outer space?
ART & TRAVEL AMSTERDAM Capital of the country with the world’s highest art activity per capita
IMAGE ANALYSIS ANATOMY OF A PAINTING Nicolas Poussin, The Triumph of Silenus, c.1636 (National Gallery, London)
CRAFT & DESIGN ALL THAT GLITTERS Scotland’s jewellery makers are real gems
ART MATTERS STILL LIFE POSTHUMOUS PORTRAITS
ART BOOKS READ ALL ABOUT IT Marcel Duchamp Yayoi Kusama: A Retrospective Barbara Hepworth: Art & Life
PHOTO-SPREAD SCOTTISH NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS A selection of the 2020 winners
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Dockside Gallery (Berwick-upon-Tweed) Paisley Art Institute Line Gallery (Linlithgow) Fidra Fine Art (Gullane) Scottish Fisheries Museum (Anstruther) Archway Gallery (Lochgilphead) Resipole Studios Fine Art Gallery (Acharacle, Argyll) An Talla Solais (Ullapool) Generator Projects (Dundee) Society of Scottish Artists (online)
NEW GALLERIES City Contemporary Art (Perth) artspace37 (Paisley)
PLUS Granton gasholder light shows illuminate north Edinburgh New outdoor sculptures, gardens and cafe at Hospitalfield near Arbroath
ART HISTORY JUDITH AND HOLOFERNES How artists through the ages have depicted this iconic scene
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
PHOTO-SPREAD WOMEN STREET PHOTOGRAPHERS A glimpse of what happens when women are behind the camera
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Tatha Gallery (Newport on Tay) Gallery Q (Dundee) Berwick Museum and Art Gallery (Berwick-upon-Tweed) Torrance Gallery and Royal Scottish Academy (Edinburgh) Dunnon Burgh Hall Allan McNally Fine Art (Colmonell, Ayrshire) Goldfinch Gallery (Comrie, Perthshire) Glasgow Gallery & Glasgow Print Studio
AUCTION Affordable Art Auction at Browns ASR Auctions (Jedburgh)
PLUS Spring Fling announces full 2021 programme Cobble Tales launches Edinburgh architecture audio guides New mural at The Alchemy Experiment (Glasgow)
ART HISTORY JUDITH AND HOLOFERNES How artists through the ages have depicted this iconic scene
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
PHOTO-SPREAD WOMEN STREET PHOTOGRAPHERS A glimpse of what happens when women are behind the camera
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Quay Gallery (Aberdour) Flat Cat Gallery (Lauder) Maclaurin Art Gallery (Ayr) City Art Centre, Fine Art Society & Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art/Modern Two (Edinburgh) arTay (Perth) MUSIC Perth Festival of the Arts
AUCTION Lyon & Turnbull: Five Centuries – Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art
PLUS 2021 Turner Prize nominees Joan Eardley centenary online event at The Hunterian (Glasgow) New Rachel Maclean installation at Jupiter Artland (Edinburgh)
ART HISTORY JUDITH AND HOLOFERNES How artists through the ages have depicted this iconic scene
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
PHOTO-SPREAD WOMEN STREET PHOTOGRAPHERS A glimpse of what happens when women are behind the camera
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 HISTORY JUDITH AND HOLOFERNES How artists through the ages have depicted this iconic scene
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
ANATOMY OF A PAINTING IMAGE ANALYSIS Jacques-Louis David, The Death of Marat, 1793E
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Inverness Museum and Art Gallery…Glasgow Art Club & Roger Billcliffe Gallery (Glasgow)…Artisanand (Aberfeldy)…Line Gallery (Linlithgow)…Fidra Fine Art (Gullane)…Dock Street Studios (Dundee)…Eduardo Alessandro Studios (Broughty Ferry)…Dunoon Burgh Hall…Larks Gallery (Ballater)
MUSIC Scottish Ensemble new online concert
DANCE Two new Scottish Ballet films
AUCTION Lyon & Turnbull: African & Oceanic Art, Antiquities and Natural History
PLUS Leith School of Art Resilience Fund appeal…Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival… Oscar-nominated film based on a real artwork…First art exhibition at Egypt’s Giza pyramids
ART & TRAVEL VINTAGE BORDEAUX The French wine capital is also a great art destination.
CRAFT & DESIGN HAND-MADE FOR YOU & YOUR HOME Glass, jewellery, textiles, furniture, ceramics & kilts
ART (MIS)ADVENTURES RESTORATION RUINATION When good intentions turn out bad
ART BOOKS READ ALL ABOUT IT! Women Street Photographers Art & Myth in Ancient Greece The Essential Louis Kahn
PHOTO-SPREAD SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2021 finalists
ANATOMY OF A PAINTING IMAGE ANALYSIS Jacques-Louis David, The Death of Marat, 1793E
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Maclaurin Art Gallery (Ayr)…Scottish Ornithologists’ Club (Aberlady)…Gallery Q (Dundee)…The Queens Gallery, Upright Gallery, Dovecot Studios, Union Gallery and Art & Craft Collective (Edinburgh)…Whitehouse Gallery (Kirkcudbright)…Tatha Gallery (Newport on Tay)…Castle Gallery (Inverness)…Gallery Heinzel (Aberdeen)..Aberfeldy Gallery…Sproson Gallery & Framers (St Andrews)…Cample Line (nr Thornhill, Dumfries & Galloway)
MUSIC Brunton Classical Online Series
PLUS Joan Eardley centenary celebrations…Blair Castle joins Smartify
ART & TRAVEL VINTAGE BORDEAUX The French wine capital is also a great art destination.
CRAFT & DESIGN HAND-MADE FOR YOU & YOUR HOME Glass, jewellery, textiles, furniture, ceramics & kilts
ART (MIS)ADVENTURES RESTORATION RUINATION When good intentions turn out bad
ART BOOKS READ ALL ABOUT IT! Women Street Photographers Art & Myth in Ancient Greece The Essential Louis Kahn
PHOTO-SPREAD SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2021 finalists
ANATOMY OF A PAINTING IMAGE ANALYSIS Jacques-Louis David, The Death of Marat, 1793E
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Watson Gallery (Edinburgh) Patricia Fleming (Glasgow) Look Again Project Space (Aberdeen)
AUCTION Design Since 1860 at Lyon & Turnbull (Edinburgh)
MUSIC Hebrides Ensemble & Dunedin Consort live from St Mary’s Cathedral Edinburgh
PLUS Special performance pavilions for Edinburgh International Festival Online arts season by Shetland Arts Enter your Paisley pattern pieces for museum exhibition New galleries in the Scottish Borders
ART & TRAVEL VINTAGE BORDEAUX The French wine capital is also a great art destination.
CRAFT & DESIGN HAND-MADE FOR YOU & YOUR HOME Glass, jewellery, textiles, furniture, ceramics & kilts
ART (MIS)ADVENTURES RESTORATION RUINATION When good intentions turn out bad
ART BOOKS READ ALL ABOUT IT! Women Street Photographers Art & Myth in Ancient Greece The Essential Louis Kahn
PHOTO-SPREAD SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2021 finalists
IMAGE ANALYSIS E. A. Hornel, The Dance of Spring, c.1891
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Torrance Gallery and Art & Craft Collective (Edinburgh)…Tatha Gallery (Newport on Tay)…Maisie & Mac (Cupar)..Resipole Studios (Acharacle, Argyll)…Eduardo Alessandro Studios (Broughty Ferry)…Glasgow Gallery
MUSIC Centuries-old music ‘virtually’ recreated at Linlithgow Palace…Brunton Classical Online Series (Musselburgh)
PLUS Dundee Rep & Scottish Dance Theatre launch online platform
ART & TRAVEL THE ETERNAL ART CITY Art in Rome spans 3,000 years
CRAFT & DESIGN HAND-MADE FOR YOU & YOUR HOME Glass, jewellery, textiles, furniture & woodcuts
ALBUM COVER ART THE ART OF MUSIC When artists & designers joined with musicians to create a new genre
ART BOOKS READ ALL ABOUT IT! The Whole Picture: The colonial story of the art in our museums…Love in the Time of COVID…The Art Museum in Modern Times
PHOTO-SPREAD SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2021 finalists
IMAGE ANALYSIS E. A. Hornel, The Dance of Spring, c.1891
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS Gallery Q (Dundee)…Maclaurin Art Gallery (Ayr)…Royal Scottish Academy (Edinburgh)
AUCTION Contemporary & Post-War Art at Lyon & Turnbull
FILM Filmhouse at Home streaming platform
ECOMMERCE WASPS shop PLUS Big discounts at Nomads Tent tribal warehouse…The world’s largest canvas painting…Scottish photographer wins prestigious competition…Tips for artists on selling internationally
ART & TRAVEL THE ETERNAL ART CITY Art in Rome spans 3,000 years
CRAFT & DESIGN HAND-MADE FOR YOU & YOUR HOME Glass, jewellery, textiles, furniture & woodcuts
ALBUM COVER ART THE ART OF MUSIC When artists & designers joined with musicians to create a new genre
ART BOOKS READ ALL ABOUT IT! The Whole Picture: The colonial story of the art in our museums…Love in the Time of COVID…The Art Museum in Modern Times
PHOTO-SPREAD SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2021 finalists
ANALYSING A MASTERPIECE Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, The Marriage Feast at Cana (c.1672)
ARTS NEWS
EXHIBITIONS City Art Centre & Torrance Gallery (Edinburgh)
MUSIC Scottish Ensemble & Maggie’s put wellness centre stage…Perth Easter Festival of Classical Music
PLUS The world’s most Instagramed artworks…Aberdeen street art…Crowdfunding for new Edinburgh screenprinting & textile centre…Edinburgh’s Elm Row pigeons back to roost…Film festival focus on glasswork –
AND MUCH MORE!
ART & TRAVEL STEPPING UP Philadelphia is becoming a ‘must see’ for art-lovers
CRAFT & DESIGN HAND-MADE FOR YOU & YOUR HOME Glass, jewellery, textiles, furniture & ceramics
TECHNOLOGY VIRTUAL REALITY CHECK How to visit an art gallery during lockdown
ART BOOKS READ ALL ABOUT IT! Art Essentials: The Self-Portrait…Edward Hopper graphic novel…Spring Cannot be Cancelled: David Hockney in Normandy
PHOTO-SPREAD SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2021 finalists