Visual Arts

Catch up on all the latest exhibition news and reviews across the Scottish art scene and further afield.
Albrecht Durer, 'A Lion', gouache on parchment, 1494

Dürer’s Journeys: a Short Haul of a Long Legacy

Review: A peerless draughtsman, Albrecht Dürer was a widely-travelled documenter of contemporary European subjects in a time of plague; his journeys and legacy are examined at London’s National Gallery.

Lesley Skeates, 'Low Tide', oil on board

Winter Calls at Gallery Q Dundee

Winter Selection at Gallery Q in Dundee features new paintings in various media by a number of regular artists and newcomers.

Harry Sutton, ‘Autumn Road’, watercolour (detail)

Putting Gallery 2 Kilmarnock In the Frame

Gallery 2 in Kilmarnock has some appealing and accomplished work on show, including exclusive prints and original paintings from local and world-renowned artists.

Going Local at Dunoon Burgh Hall

The Christmas Arts & Crafts Exhibition and Fundraiser at Dunoon Burgh Hall features drawings, prints, paintings, jewellery and more by over thirty local artists and makers.

John Lowrie Morrison, 'Wild Flowers Dunnet Head Caithness', oils on canvas

Creation at its Most Colourful at Glasgow Gallery

The Glasgow Gallery is mounting an exhibition of work by John Lowrie Morrison OBE, aka Jolomo, celebrating the heightened colours of the natural world, fulsomely reflected in his signature saturated colourings.

Jude Nixon, 'Arctic Ice Pack'

Northern Light at Upright Gallery Edinburgh

Fragile Futures at Upright Gallery in Edinburgh features two artists whose trips to Arctic seas have made them aware of the impact of climate change and rising sea levels.

Liz Myhill RSW, 'Northern Bay I', mixed media and oil on paper

Winter Favourites at Frames Gallery Perth

The Winter 2021 Mixed Exhibition at Frames Gallery in Perth features work by gallery favourites, including painting, printmaking, ceramics, glasswork and jewellery.