At Gracefield Arts Centre in Dumfries, the 94th Dumfries & Galloway Fine Art Society Annual Exhibition, until 7th August, features over 160 artworks, including painting, drawing, craft and sculpture, by the region’s largest members-based art group. To book a timed visit slot go to www.ticketsource.co.uk/Gracefield-Arts-Centre. (Pictured: Dawn Henderby, Dumfries and Galloway council’s Arts Officer, readies Kat Wright’s Tropical Infinity for the Dumfries & Galloway Fine Art Society Annual Exhibition.)
Also showing, until 4th September, is 20/20reVision, postponed from last summer, is a retrospective of the art of Thornhill artist Freda Blackwood, from the output from her student degree show to the present day, including stained glass, costume, sculpture, painting and printmaking. The works are on loan from private collections and from her own archive together with some new work created especially for the show. To book a timed visit slot go to the D&G Arts website (see panel, left).