Issue 208
May/June 2019

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May 26, 2019

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GALLERY HEINZEL, 24 Thistle Street, AB10 1XD. 01224 625 629.   [Map]


Open: From 10am daily

Contemporary Scottish art

Anna King & Lindsey Lavender

Until June 1


GRAY'S SCHOOL OF ART, Robert Gordon University, Garthdee Road, AB10 7QD.   [Map]


ABERDEEN ART GALLERY, Schoolhill, AB10 1FQ. 01224 523 700.

Open: Closed for a major refurbishment until further notice

ABERDEEN MARITIME MUSEUM, Shiprow, AB11 5BY. 01224 337700.

That's The Way To Do It

May 9 - October 28

Punch and Judy through the ages

ARTS CENTRE & THEATRE (ACT) ABERDEEN, 33 King Street, AB24 5AA. 01224 635 208.

THE ART GALLERY, Grampian Hospitals Art Trust, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill, AB25 2ZN. 01224 552 429.

ROSIES, 45-49 Holburn Street, AB10 6BR. 01224 577 325.

Open: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm Sat 10am-4pm

Crafts, art and gifts also framing

PEACOCK VISUAL ARTS, 21 Castle Street, AB11 5BQ. 01224 639 539.


Until May 18

Alec Finlay.

Brings together recent place-aware projects - a mapping of the Cairngorms in poems, essays, photographs and maps

RENDEZVOUS GALLERY, 100 Forest Avenue, AB15 4TL. 01224 323 247.

Open: 10am - 6pm, closed Sundays

Lennox Dunbar: A decade on

Until May 18

PROVOST SKENE'S HOUSE, Guestrow, (between Broad Street and Flourmill Lane), AB10 1AS. 01224 641 086.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm. Closed Sunday

TOLBOOTH MUSEUM, Castle Street, AB10 1EX. 01224 621 167.

Tales from The Tolbooth

Until May 9 2021

Alexander Fraser, Lillias Skene, Margaret Campbell, Charles Duff and Peter Williamson.

Explores the history of the building, and crime and punishment through the experiences of five of its earliest residents

CLAREMONT STUDIO, 66 Claremont Street, AB10 6QY. 01224 596 999.

NICOLE PORTER GALLERY, 88 King Street, AB24 5BA. 01224 566 477.

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TOLQUHON GALLERY, Tolquhon, Tarves, Ellon, AB41 7LP. 01651 842 343.   [Map]


A Tapestry of Colour

June 15 - July 9

John Lowrie Morrison (Jolomo).

ALBERTINO COSTA SCULPTURES, 5 Milltimber Brae East, Milltimber, AB13 0DN. 07917 482 351.   [Map]


COUNTRY FRAMES GALLERY, Leslie, Insch, AB52 6PA. 01464 820389.   [Map]


Open: Tues - Sat: 10am - 5pm

Spring Exhibition

May 1 - June 23

Mixed Summer Exhibition

June 29 - August 31

THE BLUE ROOF, Ryehill, Oyne, Inverurie, AB52 6QS. 01464 851478.   [Map]


BRAEMAR GALLERY, Mar Road, Braemar, AB35 5YL. 01339 741 681.   [Map]


Oil paintings, watercolours, etchings, engravings, sculpture, jewellery and cards

LARKS GALLERY, 10 Braemar Road, Ballater, AB35 5RL. 01339 755 888.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm; Closed Tue & Sun

Paintings, sculpture, ceramics, glass, textiles, jewellery and photography

THE LOST GALLERY, Aldachuie, Strathdon, AB36 8UJ. 01975 651 287.   [Map]


Open: 11am - 5pm, closed Tuesdays. By appointment other times



Open: call for opening times

A non-profit organisation promoting Arts, Crafts and galleries in the North East of Scotland

North East Open Studios 2019

September 14 - 23

Serves to engage wider audiences in all aspects of art to grow small-scale art and craft business in the north east of Scotland, and to provide a cohesive network of professional artists and makers

EION STEWART FINE ART, 55 Allardice Street, Stonehaven, AB39 2AB. 01569 785606.   [Map]


Open: Tues-Fri:10am-5:30pm; Sat: 10am-4pm

Picture framing specialists and one of the main suppliers to top artists, photographers and businesses

The Printmakers

From May 11

Kate Steenhauer, Martin Nelson, Sheila MacFarlane, Clive Ramage and John Paul Raine.


Mixed Summer Exhibition

Until September 29

Stuart Buchanan, Alison McWhirter, Colin Brown, Rosanne Barr, Nikki Monaghan and Heather M Nisbet.

JOYCE TAYLOR STUDIO, Braeside Croft, Hythie, Mintlaw, Peterhead, AB42 4HH. 01779 622989.   [Map]


THE BUTTERWORTH GALLERY, Ballogie, Near Aboyne, AB34 5DP. 01339 886 104.

Paintings and prints by Howard Butterworth and daughter Mary

LANG BYRE GALLERY, Woodend Barn Arts Centre, Burn O'Bennie, Banchory, AB31 5QA. 01330 825 431.

MILTON ART GALLERY, Milton of Crathes, Nr Banchory, AB31 5QH. 01330 844 664.

Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm

STARFISH STUDIO, 3 Anchor Lane, Johnshaven, DD10 0EN. 01561 360 118.

Open: 11am-4pm; Closed on Mondays

Original art and handmade ceramics, jewellery, glass, textiles, wood and more from all over the British Isles. Featuring paintings by Kate MacKenzie

SYLLAVETHY GALLERY, Syllavethy, Montgarrie, Alford, AB33 8AQ. 01975 562 273.

Open: 11am-6pm or by appointment; closed on Tuesdays

THE MUSEUM OF SCOTTISH LIGHTHOUSES, Kinnaird Head, Fraserburgh, AB43 9DU. 01346 511 022.

Purpose-built museum with multi-screen technology. Scotland's first lighthouse, built 1781. Open all year. Check holiday opening times

PETERHEAD MARITIME HERITAGE, South Road, Peterhead, AB42 2UP. 01779 473000.

Open: Call for opening times

Experience Peterhead's maritime life past and present

GALLERYI, 2B Garioch Shopping Centre, Constitution Street, Inverurie, AB51 4UY.

HADDO HOUSE, Methlick, Ellon, AB41 7EQ.

COWDEN STUDIO, Cowden Farm, Drumlithie, AB39 3YN. 01569 740039.

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ABERFELDY GALLERY, 9 Kenmore Street, PH15 2BL. 01887 829 129.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat (ex. Weds.) 10am-5pm, Wed 10am-1.30pm, Sunday 1-4pm

Mixed Exhibtion

Until May 6

Maryann Ryves & Lindsay Turk.

Gathering Light

June 27 - August 5

Clare Blois, Fiona Matheson, Katherine Sutherland & Dot Walker.

WATERMILL GALLERY, Mill Street, PH15 2BG. 01887 822 896.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5.30pm; Sun 11am - 5.30pm

Art Gallery, Bookshop, Coffee & Music Shop

KELTNEYBURN SMITHY AND GALLERY, The Bothy Showroom, Keltneyburn Smithy, Keltneyburn, PH15 2LF. 01887 830 267.

Open: All year, Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm

Sculptures created by mother and daughter team, Morag and Heather Cumming

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STILL LIFE STUDIO, High Street, AB38 9NX. 01340 871 457.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm

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THE GALLERY, Gordon McFarlane, Watchmaker, 41 Mill Street, FK10 1DW. 01259 723 303.

Work from Ochil Craft Association

RESONATE ARTS HOUSE, Units A3, North Castle Street, FK10 1EU. 01259 928 014.

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THE MEFFAN, 20 West High Street, Forfar, DD8 1BB. 01307 476 482.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Sat, 10am - 5pm

KINBLETHMONT GALLERY, Arbroath, DD11 4RW. 01241 830 756.   [Map]


Open: Check for opening times of occasional exhibitions

SPRINGFIELD CREATIVE ARTS, Dr. Fran Marquis, 4 Springfield Terrace, Arbroath, DD11 1EL. 01241 439 714.   [Map]


Pottery Courses

Regular weekends and weekdays

Hand-building wheelwork, functional and sculpture

Ceramics Weekends in Arbroath

Monthly throughout the year

Learn to make Pots on a Wheel; Create Handbuilt Sculptures; Understand Glazes and Firing Processes; and learn about pots in other cultures

Angus Open Studio

May 31 - June 2 (All welcome to visit)

Ceramics, Jewellery, Painting, Sculpture, Stained Glass and other artwork to admire and maybe to buy!

THE CANVAS ART GALLERY, 81 East High Street, Forfar, DD8 2EQ. 01307 465 715.

Originals, prints, quality picture framing. Unusual giftware and jewellery

MONTROSE MUSEUM & ART GALLERY, Panmure Place, Montrose, DD10 8HF. 01674 673232.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm

HOSPITALFIELD, Hospitalfield House, Arbroath, DD11 2NH. 01241 656 124.

MONTROSE LIBRARY EXHIBITION ROOM, 214 High Street, Montrose , DD10 8PH. 01674 673256.


ANNIE GILRUTH MEMORIAL HALL, Auchmithie, by Arbroath, DD11 5SY. 01241 431 511.

Open: 10am - 5pm

ARBROATH LIBRARY GALLERY, Hill Terrace, Arbroath, DD11 1AH. 01241 872 248.

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RESIPOLE STUDIOS, Acharacle, PH36 4HX. 01967 431 506.   [Map]


Open: Tuesday to Sunday 11am - 6pm

New artspace with studios, gallery and framing service

Edge of Sight - Oir na Suil

Until May 10

Margaret Uttley and David Knight.

Spring Exhibition

Until May 15

kirstie cohen

May 17 - June 28


May 17 - June 28

Kirsty Lorenz.

Recent works - explore the motif of the posy as a gift, prayer or message, as well as the poetics of the act of making and leaving the posies in different environments or locations, and theexquisite beauty and detail of the plants

Richard Bracken

May 17 - June 28

TIGHNABRUAICH GALLERY, Seaside House, Tighnabruaich, PA21 2DR. 01700 811 681.   [Map]


Open: 10.30am - 5pm

Original art, sculpture, glass, jewellery, poetry

THE HARBOUR GALLERY, Knap, Harbour Street, Tarbert, PA29 6UA. 01880 821170.   [Map]


COMFREY COTTAGE STUDIO, 1 Tayness, Kilmartin, PA31 8QF.   [Map]


Small gallery where there are an assortment of paintings on view, painted in various media

IONA HOSTEL, Lagandorain, Isle of Iona, PA76 6SW. 01681 700 642.   [Map]


The opportunity to focus on your artistic development in a quiet and elemental Hebridean landscape

THE ARCHWAY, 7 Union Street, Lochgilphead, PA31 8JS. 01546 606 894.

STUDIO BARN ARGYLL, Leac Na Ban, Tayvallich, Lochgilphead, PA31 8PF. 01546 870 310.

Open: From 10am

Seasonal exhibition of orginal art

FYNE STUDIOS - THE HIDDEN GALLERY, Newton, Strachur, (off the A886), PA27 8DB. 01369 860 379.

Open: All year

Gallery of two Scottish artists Don McNeil & Jean Bell

JUNO DESIGN GALLERY, 159 Argyll Street, Dunoon, PA23 7DD. 01369 707 767.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm

Early Spring Exhibition

Until May 17

Anthea Gage & Brian Phillips.

New works

Early Summer Exhibition

May 18 - July 12

Raymond Murray & Philip Raskin.

A mix of new exciting works

THE STABLE GALLERY, Church Square, Inveraray, PA32 8TY. 01499 302 800.

Open: 10.30am - 5.30pm, Easter to Christmas

Paintings, reproductions, greetings cards, exclusive post cards

IONA HERITAGE CENTRE, Isle of Iona, PA76 6SJ. 01681 700 576.

IONA GALLERY AND POTTERY, Isle of Iona, PA76 6SW. 01681 700 439.

ORSAY, 2 Stevenson Street, Oban, PA34 5NB. 01631 569 988.

Jewellery, ceramics, glass metal, textiles, wood lights, cards

INVERBEG GALLERIES, Inverbeg, Argyll & Bute, Loch Lomond, G83 8PD. 01436 860 277.

CAOL RUADH SCULPTURE PARK, Caol Ruadh, Colintraive, PA22 3AR. 07771 996656.

Open: Closed till 2017

Scottish sculpture park with wirk by Karen Scotland and Anne Edmonds offering a memorable starting point to explore art in the Argyll landscape

THE JETTY GALLERY, 100 George Street, Oban, PA34 5NR. 01631 570102.

Open: Mon, Fri & Sat: 10am-5pm; Wed & Thu: 10am-2.20pm; Tue & Sun: Closed

Continuously changing contemporary artwork - featuring paintings, sculpture, ceramics, glass, wood and jewellery by well established and emerging talents

BENMORE BOTANIC GARDEN, Dunoon, PA23 8QU. 01369 706261.

Scottish Rhododendron Festival

May 1 - 31


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MACLAURIN ART GALLERY, Rozelle Estate, Monument Road, KA7 4NQ. 01292 443 708.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12-5pm. Closed Dec 23 - Jan 3 2018

Ayr Photographic Society Annual Exhibition

Until May 6

Ayr Photographic Society members present work covering a broad range of subjects in a wide variety of photographic styles

ROZELLE HOUSE GALLERIES, Rozelle Park, Monument Road, KA7 4NQ. 01292 443 708.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12-5pm

Craft Shop - Range of unique crafts and gifts

Tam O'Shanter: A Tale Told in Pictures


Alexander Goudie.

Eduardo Paolozzi Exhibition

Until May 26

Presents 50 colour packed screenprints and photolithographs

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MCKECHNIE INSTITUTE, Dalrymple Street, Girvan, KA26 9AE. 01465 713 643.   [Map]


Open: Tue-Fri: 1pm-4pm; Wed: 1.30pm-4.30pm; Sat: 10.30am-4pm; Sun & Mon: Closed

When the Boats Come In

Until May 31 (Excluding Sundays & Mondays)

Girvan and Ayrshire fishing industry

OPEN STUDIOS AYRSHIRE, Venues throughout Ayrshire.


Open: 10am - 5pm

Over 70 Ayrshire artists will open their studios to the public



HARBOUR ARTS CENTRE, 114-116 Harbour Street, Irvine, KA12 8EE. 01294 274 059.   [Map]


Open: 9am-5pm. Check website for more details

ART'N'JOY GALLERY AND PICTURE FRAMERS, 52 Hamilton Street, Saltcoats, North Ayrshire, KA51 5DS. 01294 472 222.   [Map]


ARTI FARTI EXHIBITION GALLERY, 48 Hamilton Street, Saltcoats, KA21 5DS. 01294 287207.   [Map]


Open: Tues - Sat: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Originals & Limited Editions

THE FRAMEWORK GALLERY, 83 Portland Street, Troon, KA10 6QU. 01292 316 144.

Continuous mix of original paintings and printwork by a variety of artists

GLENBUCK ARTS, Glenbuck Cottage, Glenbuck, East Ayrshire, KA18 3SB. 01290 661 784.

Regular display of sculptures, paintings and hand woven wall pieces. Sculpture Garden by the loch

CRAFT TOWN SCOTLAND, The Barony Centre, West Kilbride, KA23 9AW. 01294 829179.

Nordic House

May 3

Lesley Riddoch.

Explores the links between Scotland and the Nordic Nations

THE WELLINGTON GALLERY, 13 Wellington Street, Kilmarnock, KA13 1DW. 01563 523 176.

Original paintings, prints and other artworks mainly from Scottish artists

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DUFF HOUSE COUNTRY GALLERY, Duff House, AB45 3SX. 01261 818181.   [Map]


Open: Apr 1 - Oct 31: 11am-5pm; Winter: Thu-Sun 11am-4pm

Lowry’s Canal and Factories

Until May 12

Masterpiece - cityscapes

Romantic Scotland

May 18 - September 29

A major exhibition from Historic Scotland and National Galleries Scotland

MEADOWLANDS GALLERY, 83 North Castle Street, AB45 1JJ. 01261 818 535.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm

Douglas Heggie - New work

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PORTSOY MARBLE GALLERY & WORKSHOP, Harbour, Shorehead, Portsoy, AB45 2PB. 01261 842 404.

Ever-changing ongoing display of pottery, Portsoy marble work,hand-knits, books and presents

TOMINTOUL MUSEUM & VISITOR CENTRE, The Square, Tomintoul, AB37 9ET. 01309 673 701.

Open: April - October

TOMINTOUL GALLERY, 82 Main Street, Tomintoul, Ballindalloch, AB37 9HA. 01807 580 458.

Batik fine art by Jane Lannagan, original art, prints, cards and interesting gifts

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KILMORACK GALLERY, The Old Kilmorack Church, IV4 7AL. 01463 783 230.

Open: 11am - 5.15pm (ex Wednesdays)

Through The Door

Until May 25

Charles MacQueen.

Latest work

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STANLEY SPENCER GALLERY, High Street, Cookham, SL6 9SJ. 01628 471 885.

Counterpoint: Stanley Spencer and his Contemporaries

Until November 3

Barnett Freedman, C.R.W. Nevinson, Edward Burra, Mark Gertler, William Roberts, Jacob Epstein and Henri Gaudier-Brzeska.

Shows works by Spencer alongside those by a stellar cast of 20th Century British artists

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DOCKSIDE GALLERY, 84 Main Street, Tweedmouth, TD15 2AA. 01289 302437.   [Map]


Open: Tue-Sat: 10am-5.30pm

Paintings, prints, cards, gifts - new gallery by the docks

Ever Changing Exhibition

May 1 - June 27

David Barrow, Karen Stamper, Lindsay Madden, Martin John Fowler, S K Stevens and Basia Roszak.

New collection featuring Berwick-upon-Tweed in the hazy days of summer holiday fun

BERWICK GYMNASIUM ART GALLERY, Berwick Barracks, The Parade, TD15 1DG. 01289 304 535.

Open: Wed-Sun 12-4pm, Closed Jan - Apr

A Russian Painter in Northumberland

Until May 5

Kirill Sokolov.


THE GRANARY GALLERY, 2nd Floor, Berwick YHA, Dewar's Lane, Berwick upon Tweed, TD15 1HJ. 01289 303 232.

A Russian Painter in Northumberland

Until May 5

Kirill Sokolov.

Explores his work from his time in the Berwick-upon-Tweed and the influence of Northumberland on his work

Turner - Northern Exposure

May 25 - October 13

NUMBER FOUR GALLERY, Northfield Farm, St Abbs, Berwickshire, TD14 5QF. 01890 771 111.

Open: Thursday - Sunday 10am - 5pm

Contemporary work from artists and designer/makers from both sides of the Border

PAXTON HOUSE, Paxton house, Paxton, TD15 1SZ.

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IKON GALLERY, 1 Oozells Square, Brindleyplace, B1 2HS. 0121 248 0708.

Open: Late Night Events. Call for details

BIRMINGHAM MUSEUM & ART GALLERY, Chamberlain Square, B3 3DH. 0121 303 2834.

Open: Call for details

Too Cute!

Until May 12

Presents a range of artworks showing different takes on 'cuteness'

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FLAT CAT GALLERY, 2 Market Place, Lauder, TD2 6SR. 01578 722 808.   [Map]


Open: 9.30am - 5pm



Promoting excellence in textiles by artists based in Scotland

Open Edge

Until May 4

At Harbour Cottage Gallery, Kirkudbright

THE SCOTT GALLERY, Hawick Museum, Wilton Lodge Park, Hawick, TD9 7JL. 01750 20096.   [Map]

Open: Mon - Fri 10am - 12pm and 1 - 5pm; Sat and Sun 2 - 5pm

THE CHRISTOPHER BOYD GALLERY, Old Gala House, Scott Cresent, Galashiels, TD1 3JS.

Open: Call for details

THE ROADSTEAD GALLERY, St Ellas Place, Eyemouth, TD14 5HP. 018907 52067.

REAL WOOD STUDIOS, Monteviot Nurseries, Nr Ancrum, Jedburgh, TD8 6TU. 01835 830 767.

Open: Mon-Fri 9am-6pm Sat 9am-4pm

Contemporary Scottish furniture Café and walks

BUY DESIGN GALLERY, 1 Harestanes Craft Workshops, Harestanes by Ancrum, Jedburgh, TD8 6UQ. 01835 830 718.

Open: Open: 10am - 5pm every day

Showspace for quality crafts made in wood, metal, glass, ceramic and textile

THE BORDER TART, Tart HQ, Chesters, nr Hawick, TD9 8TH.

Quirky workshop of textile and paper artist Lindsay Roberts

TWEEDSIDE GALLERY, Tweedside Road, Newtown St Boswells, Roxburghshire, TD6 0PG. 01835 823473.

Open: Tue, Thu & Fri: 10am-5pm; Wed & Sat: 10am-1pm

Picture Framing Plus beautiful crafts such as aromatic, ceramics, glass and much more

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ARNOLFINI, Bush House, 16 Narrow Quay, BS1 4QA. 0117 917 2300.

Open: Visit website for details

BRISTOL DRAWING SCHOOL, Unit 5.18, Paintworks, Arnos Vale, BS4 3EH.

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NORTH LANDS CREATIVE GLASS, Quatre Bras, Lybster, KW3 6BN. 01593 721 229.   [Map]


The Glassmakers’ Orchestra

May 13 - 19

Louis Thompson.

A 7-day class to embrace a variety of hot glass and cold glass techniques as projects begin to evolve

Certainty and Doubt

June 3 - 7

Jeff Zimmer.

A 5-day class to capture the essence of volume and space in glass

LYTH ARTS CENTRE, Lyth, Wick, KW1 4UD. 01955 641 270.   [Map]


NORTHSHORE POTTERY, Mill of Forse, Latheron, KW5 6DG. 01593 741 777.

Studio pottery and ceramic sculpture by Jenny Mackenzie Ross

THURSO ART GALLERY, Davidson's Lane, Thurso, KW14 7AS. 01847 896 357.

ST FERGUS GALLERY, Wick Library, Sinclair Terrace, Wick, KW1 5AB. 01955 603 489.

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KETTLE'S YARD, Castle Street, CB3 0AQ. 01223 748100.

Open: Tues - Sun 11.30am - 5pm

Violent Amnesia

Until June 23

Oscar Murillo.

Includes painting, installation, sound and live performance

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Castle Douglas

CLIENCE STUDIO, 212 King street, DG7 1DS. 01556 504318.   [Map]


Gallery & studio of Angela Lawrence: changing displays of land & seascape paintings & prints, mostly Galloway & Western Isles. Art gifts. Commissions

DESIGNS GALLERY & CAFE, 179 King Street, DG7 1DZ. 01556 504 552.   [Map]


Open: 9.30am - 5.30pm. Closed on Sundays

A selection of books, prints and cards with a café that provides coffee and food, using simple and locally produced ingredients

A D LINVINGSTON & SONS, 183 King Street, DG7 1DZ. 01556 504 234.

Furniture restorers' workshop, shop and gallery

THE MCGILL-DUNCAN GALLERY, 231 King Street, DG7 1DT. 01556 502 468.

ARTS OF ALBA, 39/40 Threave Terrace, DG7 1HG. 01556 504 020.

Featuring the work of Freida Dyson, Sam Mullen and Sheila Mulllen

JANINAS ART, Meadowview, Springholm, DG7 3LP. 01556 650329.

Still lifes, landscapes, portraits, figures, abstracts, experimental work in mixed media

THE GALLERY AT LAURIESTON, Woodbank House, Laurieston, DG7 2PW. 01644 450 235.

Open: Call to arrange viewing/Sunday opening

Contemporary and traditional Fine Art and Landscape images of Galloway

DALBEATTIE VISITOR INFORMATION AND CRAFT CENTRE, 24 High Street, Dalbeattie, DG5 4AA. 01556 612 752.

Open: Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm. From April - Late December

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ROYAL CORNWALL MUSEUM, River Street, Truro, TR1 2SJ. 01872 272 205.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-4:45pm Closed: Sundays and Bank Holidays

Spectrum of Art

Until June 23

The art of an autistic person gives an insight into their unique perception of the world

LEMON STREET GALLERY (LSG), 13 Lemon Street, Truro, TR1 2LS. 01872 275 757.

Open: Mon-Sat 10.30am-5.30pm; Bank holidays 11am-4pm

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County Durham

BOWES MUSEUM, Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8NP. 01833 690 606.

Goya's Prison: The Year of Despair

Until June 23


THE ORIENTAL MUSEUM, Elvet Hill, DH1 3TH. 0191 334 5694.

Behind the Mask

Until June 2

A series of workshops focused on the museum's Ancient Egyptian collections

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AITON FINE ARTS, 63 King Street, PH7 3HB. 01764 655 423.

Open: Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm, Sat 9am - 12 noon

Contemporary Scottish paintings and prints. Picture restorers and framers

THE STRATHEARN GALLERY, 32 West High Street, PH7 4DL. 01764 656 100.

Jackie Henderson and Philip Raskin

Until May 26

A selection of new paintings

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ART IN THE PEN, Borderway Auction Mart, Rosehill Industrial Estate, Montgomery Way, Carlisle, CA1 2RS.   [Map]


Open: 10am-4pm

Contemporary art fair


July 20 & 21


ABBOT HALL ART GALLERY, Kendal, LA9 5AL. 01539 722464.

Open: Mon - Sat 10.30am - 5.00pm (4pm Nov - Mar)
; Closed Sundays

Exhibition talks, holiday workshops, gallery book shop, coffee shop

Refuge: The Art of Belonging

Until June 29

Tells the story of artists who entered Britain as a result of Nazi occupation

KENDAL MUSEUM, Station Road, Kendal, LA9 6BT. 01539 815597.

GeoWeek 2019

May 4 - 12

Geological collections

BLACKWELL, Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 3JT. 01539 446 139.

BREWERY ARTS CENTRE, Highgate, Kendal, LA9 4HE. 01539 725 133.

Theatre, music, dance, comedy, exhibitions, cinema, literature, workshops, restaurant, bars & café


Until May 18

Celebrates the achievements of learners who attend some of our visual arts courses and workshops for adults

EDEN ARTS, 1 Sandgate, Penrith, CA11 7TP. 01768 899 444.

PENNINE POTTERY, Cargill Head House, Alston, CA9 3NG. 01434 382 157.

Pottery & kiln work of ceramicist Peter Lascelles - please telephone first

RED BARN GALLERY, Melkinthorpe, Penrith, CA10 2DR. 01931 212 767.

MUSEUM OF LAKELAND LIFE & INDUSTRY, Abbot Hall, Kirkland, Kendal, LA9 5AL. 01539 722 464.

Modern Basketry

Until May 6

Lorna Singleton.

Follows the long tradition of swill basket making in Cumbria

WILLOWPOOL DESIGNS, 9 Weston Houses, Endmoor, Kendal, LA8 0HA. 01539 567 056.

Willow work by Simone Siegan & Steve Fuller

DOVE COTTAGE & THE WORDSWORTH MUSEUM, Dove Cottage, Grasmere, LA22 9SH. 015394 35544.

FARFIELD MILL, Garsdale Road, Sedbergh, LA10 5LW. 01539 621 958.

Forgotten Landscapes, Hidden Secrets

Until May 6

Andrew Burns Colwill.

Working with mountains, waterfalls, trees, rocks and the rusty rivers

TULLIE HOUSE MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY, Castle Street, Carlisle, CA3 8TP. 01228 618718.

Cultures Collide

Until January 26 2020

Exploring links between Tullie House's Japanese and Cumbrian Collections

THE GALLERY AT RHEGED, Rheged Centre, Redhills, Penrith, CA11 0DQ. 01768 868 000.

UPFRONT GALLERY AND COFFEE SHOP, Nr Hutton-in-the-Forest, Unthank, Penrith, CA11 9TG. 01768 484 538.

Open: 10.30am-4.30pm. Closed Mondays, unless Bank Holidays

BRANTWOOD, The Brantwood Trust, Coniston, LA21 8AD. 01539 441 396.

Open: 11.00am - 5.30pm

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INSPIRED PAINTING HOLIDAYS, Weston House, 6 Luke Street, Bampton, EX16 9NF. 01398 332094 .   [Map]


Landscapes, gardens, coast painting courses with Catherine Stott

2019 Art Holiday Programme

Until September 30

Painting weeks and short break courses

PLYMOUTH COLLEGE OF ART, Tavistock Place, Plymouth, PL4 8AT. 01752 203 434.

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GRACEFIELD ARTS CENTRE, 28 Edinburgh Road, DG1 1JQ. 01387 262 084.   [Map]


Open: Tues - Sat 10am - 5pm; Closed Sun and Mon; Visit website for more details

Dumfries Camera Club Annual Exhibition

Until May 4

SPRING FLING OPEN STUDIOS, Gracefield Arts Centre, 28 Edinburgh Rd, DG1 1JQ.

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COOPER GALLERY (EXHIBITIONS), Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design (DJCAD), University of Dundee, 13 Perth Road, DD1 4HT. 01382 385 330.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm; Sat: 11am-5pm

THE KRYSZTYNA GALLERY, 15A Nelson Street, DD1 2PN. 01382 322 522.   [Map]


Drawings, Paintings and Prints

IARTSUPPLIES, 59 Perth Road, DD1 4HU. 0330 223 0922.   [Map]


Online Art Shop and Art Supplies

Online Art Supplies

All year round

High quality student ranges and artist ranges of Oil, Acrylic, Gouache, Watercolour, Watermixable Oil Paints, Lino and other printmaking equipment

DUNCAN OF JORDANSTONE COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN GALLERIES, University of Dundee, 13 Perth Road, DD1 4HT. 01382 385 330.

Open: Mon - Fri 9.30am - 8.30pm; Sat 9.30am - 4.30pm

LAMB GALLERY, University of Dundee, Tower Building, Nethergate, DD1 4HN. 01382 385330.

HANNAH MACLURE CENTRE, University of Abertay, Top Floor, Abertay Student Centre, 1 - 3 Bell Street, DD1 1HP. 01382 308 777.

Open: Mon - Fri 9.30am - 4.45pm

THE MCMANUS: DUNDEE'S ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, Albert Square, Meadowside, DD1 1DA. 01382 307 200.

Open: Mon-Sat:10am-5pm; Sun:12.30-4.30pm; Last entry: 15mins pre-gallery closing time

Wise Ways: Travels of A Dundee Doctor

Until August 25

Thomas Alexander Wise.

Collection - reunites the maps and objects

As We See It: Twentieth Century Scottish Art

Until December 31

John Houston, William Johnstone, Joan Eardley, Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, James Morrison and Will Maclean.


DUNDEE CONTEMPORARY ARTS (DCA), 152 Nethergate, DD1 4DY. 01382 909 900.


Until June 9

David Austen.

New work

BROUGHTY CASTLE MUSEUM, Castle Approach, Broughty Ferry, DD5 2TF. 01382 436916.

Open: Tue-Sat 10am-4pm; Sun 12.30pm-4pm

Houses displays on the life and times of Broughty Ferry, its people, the environment and the wildlife that live close by

MCMANUS COLLECTIOS UNIT, Barrack Street, Tayside, DD1 1PG. 01382 307200.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 12.30pm-4.30pm

LIFESPACE SCIENCE ART RESEARCH GALLERY, College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, DD1 5EH. 01382 381023.

Open: Sat 11am-5pm; Mon-Fri by appointment only

GALLERY Q, 160 Nethergate, DD1 4DU. 01382 220 600.

Open: Mon - Fri 10am - 5.30pm; Sat 10am - 5pm

Douglas Roulston/Fiona Sturrock/Katie Lowe

Until May 11

Contemporary paintings of landscapes and still life as well as ceramics

MILLS OBSERVATORY, Glamis Road, Balgay Park, DD2 2UB. 01382 435 967.

Open: Mon - Fri: 4pm - 10pm; Sat & Sun: 12:30pm - 4pm

Britain's first purpose-built public observatory

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GREENS & BLUES, 59 High Street, North Berwick, EH39 4HG. 01620 890 666.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Thu: 10am-5pm; Fri-Sat: 10am-5.30pm; Sun: 1-4pm

ERNI UPTON Exhibition

From February 8

POLDRATE ARTS AND CRAFTS CENTRE, The Elizabeth Hamilton Buildings, Poldrate, Haddington, EH41 4DA. 01620 823 738.   [Map]


PAINTBOX ART CLASSES, Cockenzie House & Gardens, 22 Edinburgh Rd, Cockenzie, EH32 0HY. 07852 951 592.   [Map]


Offer a variety of classes, workshops, summer schools and luxury residential courses across Scotland and also provide a distant learning programme

NEW Weekend Workshops

Until June 15

Mixed Media Sketchbooks at the Coast (11th May, £75); Matisse's Red (25th May, £75); Abstraction - Starting from Life (15th June, £75)

Still Life Outside The Box

July 8 - 11

Mixed Media Allotments

July 15 - 18

The Studio In Colour

July 22 - 25

The Sea The Sea

July 29 - August 1 (Fully booked)

New Summer Schools

July 8 - August 8 (Check website for full year shchedule)

Still Life Outside the Box (July 8-11, £300); Mixed Media Allotments (July 15-18, £300); The Studio in Colour (July 22-25, £300);The Sea, The Sea (July 29 - August 1, FULLY BOOKED); On the Edge of Abstraction (August 5-8, FULLY BOOKED)

On The Edge Of Abstraction

August 5 - 8 (Fully booked)

FIDRA FINE ART, 7-8 Stanley Road, Gullane, EH31 2AD . 01620 895057.   [Map]


Open: 2-5pm Saturday and Sunday or by appointment

200 years of Traditional and Contemporary Scottish Art


Until May 5

Chris Brook, John Brown, Dominique Cameron, Alison Dunlop, Simon Laurie, Christopher Wood and Lucy Dunce.

Paintings and drawings

Group 13 Artists

May 11 - June 9

Colin Brown, John Brown, Rowena Comrie, Annette Edgar, Alexandra Gardner, Charles Jamieson, John Kingsley, Liz Knox, Steven Lindsay, Michael G Clark, Kim Scouller, Elaine Speirs and Peter Tudhope.

Features a variety of styles provided by 13 artists

ST ANDREW BLACKADDER CHURCH HALL, St Andrew Street, North Berwick, EH39 4NU. 01620 894 196.   [Map]


SEASHORE GALLERY, Marshall Street, Cockenzie, EH32 0HT. 0793 592 8288.

Paintings, jewellery, wood, ceramics, glass, prints, cards

WESTGATE GALLERY, 39-41 Westgate, North Berwick, EH39 4AG. 01620 894 976.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5.30pm; Sun 12noon - 5pm

Paintings, limited edition prints, sculptures, ceramics & glass. Licensed Gallery café

BRAID IMAGE, 60 Rhodes Park, North Berwick, EH39 5NA. 01620 890 780.

Large Panoramic Art Photographs, Printed on Canvas. View on-line gallery or visitors by appointment

BASS ROCK POTTERY, TANTALLON ARTS & CRAFTS STUDIOS, Halfland Barns Schoolhouse, North Berwick, EH39 5PW. 0131 467 8300.

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF FLIGHT, East Fortune Airfield, North Berwick, EH39 5LF. 0300 123 6789.

Open: Everyday: 10am - 5pm

Red Arrows Hawk T.1A

Until January 31 2025



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THE ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY BUILDING, Upper Galleries, EH2 2EL. 0131 225 6671.   [Map]


Imprint: New Prints and Multiples

Until May 12

Royal Scottish Academicians.

Show how contemporary artists are reinvigorating the long tradition of printmaking in Scotland

Fragments of Form

Until May 12

Philip Reeves (1931-2017).

A retrospective

Silent Music | Seeing Sound

May 18 - June 16

Jo Ganter and Raymond MacDonald.


Species Morphology

May 18 - June 16

Stuart Mackenzie.

New works

Ages of Wonder on Tour

Until December 31

Features the collections works that were on display during Ages of Wonder, combined with the contemporary artworks produced live during the exhibition

SCOTTISH ARTS CLUB, 24 Rutland Square, EH1 2BW. 0131 229 8157.   [Map]


Open: Tue - Sat: 2.00 to 5.00 pm

Barra Beyond the Blue

Until May 4

Malena Persson.

Photo documentary

Members Spring Exhibition (incl 3D Arts)

Until May 4

Club Room Talks

Until May 18

Glasgow Art Club Members' Exhibition 2019

May 8 - June 1

THE SCOTTISH GALLERY, 16 Dundas Street, EH3 6HZ. 0131 558 1200.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Fri: 10am - 6pm; Sat: 10am - 4pm

Counting Leaves

May 1 - 29

Joe Fan.

Work - landscape and still life

A Natural Selection

May 1 - 29

Mary Bourne, Hitomi Hosono, Françoise Joris, Takuya Kamiyama, Angus McFadyen, Theresa Nguyen, Katie Spragg, Kaori Tatebayashi and Peter Ting.

Brings together an international line-up of artists specialising in sculpture, ceramics or metalwork

A Natural Selection - Jewellery

May 1 - 29

Jane Adam, Malcolm Appleby, Julia Beusch, Julie Blyfield, Grace Girvan, Emmeline Hastings, Jo Hayes Ward, Andrew Lamb, Paul Preston, Guy Royle, Jacqueline Ryan, Kayo Saito.

An international line-up of jewellers who are each inspired by the natural world

Still Life

May 1 - 29

Mary Armour, William Crosbie, Victoria Crowe, J D Fergusson, William Gillies, John Houston, William MacTaggart, Christine McArthur, Ellen Malcolm, Alberto Morrocco, Leon Morrocco, Denis Peploe, S J Peploe, Anne Redpath, Duncan Shanks.

Selection of work

May Staff Picks

May 1 - 31

Some of the favourite things that the staff come across that are here in The Gallery, but are not always on display

THE E.D.S. GALLERY (FORMERLY TORRANCE GALLERY), 36 Dundas Street, EH3 6JN. 0131 556 6366.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Fri: 11am - 6pm; Sat: 10.30am - 4pm

George Birrell, Arie Vardi, David Parker

May 18 - June 1

Ann Armstrong, Andy Cross, Lindsay Keir

June 8 - 22


Lynn Rodgie

June 29 - July 20

Solo - original oil paintings

THE DUNDAS STREET GALLERY, 6a Dundas Street, EH3 6HZ. 0131 557 4050.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Fri: 10am-6pm; Sat: 11am-2pm

ECA '75

June 18 - 30

A collection of work from a group of students graduating from Edinburgh College of Art in 1975

LEITH SCHOOL OF ART, 25 North Junction Street, EH6 6HW. 0131 554 5761.   [Map]


Open: Check website for details

THE VELVET EASEL GALLERY, 298 Portobello High Street, Portobello, EH15 2AS. 0131 629 1121.   [Map]


Open: Thu-Sat 10am-5pm; Sunday 12-5pm

COBURG HOUSE ART STUDIOS, 15 Coburg Street, EH6 6ET. 0131 553 2266.   [Map]


Transform: Sustainable Art and Design

May 4 - 19 (Saturdays and Sundays only)

Catherine Aitken, Amy Chan, Alan Chapman, James Donald, Bryony Knox, Roland Fraser, Mette Fruergaard-Jensen, Eleanor Symms, Rosemary Walker.

Coburg Artists Giclee Exhibition

May 25 - June 2 (Saturdays and Sundays only)

Mixed exhibition of giclee prints from Coburg Artists

Summer Open Studios

July 27 & 28

Meet the artists and makers in their work spaces and hear about their methods and sources of inspiration. Also provide an exclusive opportunity to buy or commission directly from our artisans

EDINBURGH PALETTE, St Margaret's House, 151 London Road, Midlothian, EH7 6AE. 0131 661 1924.   [Map]


With/Out Boundaries

Until May 5

Ceramics by members of the Bridge Pottery Collective to explore the concept of change through shape, form and texture


Until May 5

Sylvie Stainton and Deb Ball.

Sculpture and mixed media - a variety of ceramics, paintings, black ink drawings, photography, wood and stone carvings


May 10 - 24

Margaret Ramsay.

Longing to be! We all need to belong, to have a close connection with others and to be accepted 'just as we are'!

Faces At Our Feet, Faces At Our Feet

May 10 - June 1

Jamie King.

Portraits of homeless people in Edinburgh, painted from photographs taken with agreement from each individual



The Glasgow Art Club

May 11 - 28 (Receiving Day by May 10)

Check our website for more information

THE SALTIRE SOCIETY, 9 Fountain Close, 22 High Street, EH1 1TF. 0131 556 1836.   [Map]


Artistic interests include awards for the weans in Scottish song, and for artists in Arts and Crafts in Architecture

CARSON CLARK GALLERY, 34 Northumberland Street, EH3 6LS. 0131 556 4710.   [Map]


Antique maps, charts & prints. (Relocated from the Old Town)

3D/2D, Unit 3, Albion Business Centre, 78 Albion Road, EH7 5QZ. 0131 661 6600.   [Map]


HISTORIC ENVIRONMENT SCOTLAND, Longmore House, Salisbury Place, EH9 1SH. 0131 668 8600.   [Map]


In the Footsteps of John Muir

Until August 19 (Check website for more details)

Photography traces Muir's travels from his childhood in Dunbar to the American National Parks he helped to establish (Multiple venues)

Romantic Scotland

May 18 - September 29

at The Duff House in Banff

Scotland from the Sky

Until January 19 2020 (Check website for more details)

Multiple venues: Fort George (April 12 to July 7); Arbroath Abbey (July 11 to October 6); Blackness Castle (October 10 to January 19)

THE EDINBURGH DRAWING SCHOOL, 13a Great King Street, EH3 6QW. 0131 556 0971.   [Map]


Summer School 2019

July 1 - 31

Workshops for Adults & Children. A Summer Programme for All Levels including oil painting, figure painting, flower painting, animal portraiture, abstract 2-D animation, landscapes, fluid acrylics

MCNAUGHTAN'S BOOKSHOPS AND GALLERY, 3a & 4a Haddington Place, EH7 4AE. 0131 556 5897.   [Map]


EDINBURGH ART SHOP, 129 Lauriston Place, EH3 9JN. 0131 229 1809.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Fri 9am-6pm; Sat 10am-6pm; Sun 1pm-5pm

THE SCOTTISH NATIONAL GALLERY, The Mound, Princes Street, EH2 2EL. 0131 624 6200.

I want to be a machine

Until June 2

Andy Warhol and Eduardo Paolozzi.

Examines artists' work, showing how they captured images from photography and advertisements

SCOTTISH NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART, 75 Belford Road, EH4 3DR. 0131 624 6200.

I want to be a machine

Until June 2

Andy Warhol and Eduardo Paolozzi.

Examines Warhol's and Paolozzi's work, showing how they captured images from photography and advertisements

CITY ART CENTRE, 1-3 Market Street, EH1 1DE. 0131 529 3993.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm; Sun 12pm - 5pm

In Focus: Scottish Photography

Until May 12

Hill and Adamson, Thomas Begbie, Joseph McKenzie, David Williams, Maud Sulter, Wendy McMurdo, Calum Colvin, Ron O'Donnell, Christine Borland and Dalziel + Scullion.

Showcases photographic collections, charting the development of fine art photography in Scotland from the 19th century to present day

Victoria Crowe: 50 Years of Painting

May 18 - October 13

Features over 150 paintings, stemming from youthful student works to the assured, landscapes and portraits of recent years

THE FRUITMARKET GALLERY, 45 Market Street, EH1 1DF. 0131 225 2383.

Senga Nengudi

Until May 17

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND, Chambers Street, EH1 1HF. 0131 225 7534.

Open: Visit website for details


Until May 5

Learn about the latest innovations in robotics research and find out why roboticists are building machines that resemble us and act in increasingly human-like ways

NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SCOTLAND, George IV Bridge, EH1 1EW. 0131 623 3700.

Open: Call for details

Treasures displays

Until July 27

From hand-written documents to printed books, maps, musical scores, bindings and other art work



Until October 20

Woodman, Arbus and Mapplethorpe.

INVERLEITH HOUSE, Royal Botanic Garden, 20a Inverleith Row, EH3 5LR.

Open: Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 5.00pm

THE QUEEN'S GALLERY, PALACE OF HOLYROODHOUSE, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Abbeyhill, EH8 8DX. 0131 556 5100.

TALBOT RICE GALLERY, University of Edinburgh, Old College, South Bridge, EH8 9YL. 0131 650 2211.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm


Until May 4

Lara Almarcegui, Rossella Biscotti, Lonnie van Brummelen & Siebren de Haan, Willie Doherty, Nuria Güell, Ruth E. Lyons, Amalia Pica, Khvay Samnang, Santiago Sierra, Mona Vatamanu & Florin Tudor.

Gives form to the conceptual, geo-political, economic and cultural impacts of borders

OPEN EYE GALLERY, 34 Abercromby Place, EH3 6QE. 0131 557 1020.


May 9 - July 7

Looks at how women are using photography to reflect upon their sense of kin

INGLEBY GALLERY, 33 Barony Street, EH3 6NX. 0131 556 4441.

The Gates of Onomatopoiea

Until July 13

Charles Avery.

An immersive investigation of the fabric and possibilities of another place - drawings, texts and objects

GALLERY TEN, 5 William Street, West End, EH3 7NG. 07957 855 426.

Open: Tues-Sat: 10.30-5.30; Sun & Mon: By appointment

Chick Chalmers

Until May 9


PATRIOTHALL GALLERY @ WASPS, 1d Patriothall, off Hamilton Place, Stockbridge, EH3 5AY. 0131 226 7126.

ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN EDINBURGH, 20A Inverleith Row, EH3 5LR. 0131 552 7171.

EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART, Lauriston Place, EH3 9DF. 0131 221 6109.

ECA Performance Costume Show

May 17 & 18

DOVECOT STUDIOS, 10 Infirmary Street, EH1 1LT. 0131 550 3660.

MORNING SIDE GALLERY, 94 Morningside Road, EH10 4BY. 0131 447 3041..

MUSEUMS COLLECTION CENTRE, 10 Broughton Market , EH3 6NU. 0131 556 9536.

Open: By Appointment

The centre houses the reserve collections of the city museums, there are many interesting objects on 'open storage' display, especially social history objects, decorative art and archaeology collections

COLLECTIVE GALLERY, 22-28 Cockburn Street, EH1 1NY. 0131 220 1260.

STILLS GALLERY, 23 Cockburn Street, EH1 1BP. 0131 622 6200.


May 4 - 19

Group creating art within challenging spaces

THE ADAM POTTERY, 76 Henderson Row, EH3 5BJ. 0131 557 3978.

Thrown, sculptural and handbuilt ceramics

ISTITUTO ITALIANO DI CULTURA, 82 Nicolson Street, EH8 9EW. 0131 668 2232.

Ongoing arts lectures, exhibitions & performances; Italian classes

L'INSTITUT FRANçAIS D'ECOSSE, West Parliament Square, EH1 1RF. 0131 285 6030.

WHITESPACE GALLERY, 76 East Crosscauseway, EH8 9HQ. 0781 451 4771.


Until May 2

MUSEUM OF EDINBURGH, Huntly House, 142 Canongate, Royal Mile, High Street, EH8 8DD. 0131 529 4143.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm; Sun 12pm - 5pm during August only

Past Lives of Leith

Until October 6

Archaeological Work for Edinburgh Trams. Also showcases forensic art reconstructions undertaken for the project

ALPHA ART GALLERY, 52 Hamilton Place, Stockbridge, EH3 5AX. 0131 226 3066.

Open: Mon & Wed - Closed; Tues 11am-5pm; Thu - Sat 11am-5pm; Sun 12pm-4pm

THE WRITERS' MUSEUM, Lady Stair's Close, EH1 2PA. 0131 529 4901.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm (August only)

Storyworlds: Paper Sculptures by Edinburgh Young Artists

Until May 16

Celebrates the Year of Young People

RICCIO GALLERY, 17 South Street, Dalkeith, Midlothian, EH22 1AH. 0131 660 2561.

Open: 10am - 4pm except Sunday

AMBER ARTS, 78 Montrose Terrace, Abbeyhill, EH7 5DP. 0131 661 1167.

Open: Tue-Sat 10am-5pm

Picture Framers, Art Gallery and Printmaking Studio

SUMMERHALL, 1 Summerhall, EH9 1PL. 0131 560 1580.

ART ET FACTS GALLERY, 19 Roseburn Terrace, EH12 5NG. 0131 346 7730.

Open: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm; Sat 10am-4pm; Sun Closed

ROYAL FINE ART COMMISSION GALLERY, Bakehouse Close, 146 Canongate, Midlothian, EH8 8DD.

LAURISTON CASTLE, 2a Cramond Road South, Davidson's Mains, EH4 5QD.

Open: Apr - Oct: 2pm every day except Friday; Nov - Mar: 2pm Sat & Sun only

DOUBTFIRE GALLERY, 3 South East Circus Place, EH3 6TJ. 0131 225 6540.

QUEENSFERRY MUSEUM, 53 High Street, South Queensferry, West Lothian, EH30 9HP. 0131 331 5545.

Open: Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat: 10am-1pm & 2.15pm-5pm; Sun: 12pm-5pm

Helps visitors to explore the past and traditions of historic Queensferry and neighbouring Dalmeny

THE PEOPLE'S STORY MUSEUM, 163 Canongate, Royal Mile, EH8 8BN. 0131 529 4057.

Open: Wed-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm

THE FINE ART SOCIETY, 6 Dundas Street, EH3 6HZ. 0131 557 4050.

Open: Mon-Fri: 10am-6pm; Sat: 11am-2pm

UPRIGHT GALLERY, 3 Barclay Terrace, EH10 4HP. 0131 221 0265.

Open: Mon-Fri: 11am-5pm; Sat: 11am-4pm

Frame of Mind

May 10 - 31

Annalisa Merrilees.


& GALLERY, 17 Dundas Street, EH3 6QG.

A contemporary art gallery for a diverse range of fine art, drawing, painting and printmaking

Nouveaux Paysages

May 4 - 29

Karine Léger.


NATIONAL WAR MUSEUM, Edinburgh Castle, EH1 2NG. 0300 123 6789.

Conscience Matters

Until January 27 2020

Explore the little-known story of British conscientious objectors of the Second World War through paintings, poems, letters, music and speeches

THE GRILLI GALLERY, 20A Dundas Street, EH3 6HZ. 0131 261 4264.

Open: Mon - Fri: 11am-4pm; Sat: 10am-1pm; Sun: Closed

Helen M Turner

Until May 18


MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD, 42 High Street, Royal Mile, High Street, EH1 1TG. 0131 529 4142.

Open: Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm; Sun: 12pm - 5pm

Bringing Up Baby

Until September 29

Explores the choices and challenges faced by parents

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THE PARK GALLERY AND CALLENDAR HOUSE, Callendar Park, FK1 1YR. 01324 503 789.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat 10am-4pm; from April: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 2pm-5pm

THE WEST END GALLERY, 3-45 West Bridge Street, FK1 5AZ. 01324 613 100.

DELTA STUDIOS, Lochlands Business Park, Larbert, FK5 3NS. 01324 555 500.

Artists studios and workspaces for rent or lease

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KIRKCALDY MUSEUM & ART GALLERY, War Memorial Gardens, Abbotshall Road, Kirkcaldy, KY1 1YG.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat: 10.30am-5pm; Sun: 2-5pm

REFUGIO - after Selkirk after Crusoe

Until June 22

Roger Palmer.

Celebrating 300 years since the novel Robinson Crusoe was published

MAISIE & MAC ART AND CONTEMPORARY CRAFT, 1 St. Catherine Street, Cupar, KY15 4LS. 01334 656 523.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Sat; 10am-5pm

Paintings, prints, sculpture, textiles, ceramics, wood & metal from UK artists and makers

Art and Contemporary Craft


Fabulous work from UK artists & makers plus ethically sourced gifts from elsewhere

PITTENWEEM ARTS FESTIVAL, Festival Office, 47 High Street, Pittenweem, KY10 2PG. 01333 313 903.   [Map]


Open: July :: 10am-5pm; Closed Wed & Sun: August :: 10am-5pm; All week

A celebration of the visual arts - taking place in galleries, homes, studios and public venues throughout Pittenweem

Open Art Exhibition

July 27 & 28

Open to all artists

Art Festival 2019

August 3 - 11

Invited artists: Calum Colvin, Lara Scobie, Line Mortensen.

A celebration of the visual arts

PETE CURA PICTURE FRAMING, At the Gallery, Burnside, Cupar, KY15 4BH. 01334 652 353.   [Map]

Lino cuts by Barbara Robertson, Caricatures by Donald Smart, New editions by Sonas MacLean. Framing: over 100 mouldings to choose from



Open: 10.30am - 6.30pm

2019 Open Studios

22nd,23rd June and 29th, 30th June

Various artists.

paintings, textiles, prints, jewellery, illustrations, photographs, ceramics and stained glass

FIRE STATION CREATIVE, Carnegie Drive, Dunfermline, KY12 7AN. 01383 721 564.   [Map]


Open: Wed-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 11am-4pm; Mon-Tues: Closed

Foiled Yet Again

Until June 2

David Mach.

Recent work



Artists & makers open their workspaces to visitors the first full weekend in May annually

North Fife Open Studios 2019

May 4 - 6 (10am-6pm)

Glass, metal, textiles, photography, paintings, jewellery, ceramics and wood

WEEM GALLERY AND FRAMER, 16 High Street, Pittenweem, KY10 2LA. 01333 311535.   [Map]


Open: Wed-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun-Tues: Closed

Open year round showing contemporary art and craft; and hand-made picture framing service

GREENGATE GALLERY, Sandhaven, Culross, KY12 8JG.   [Map]


CULROSS POTTERY AND GALLERY (& BISCUIT CAFé), Sandhaven, Culross, (near Dunfermline), KY12 8JG. 01383 882176.   [Map]


Open: Daily 10am - 5pm

FORGAN ART CENTRE, Cupar Road, Newport-on-Tay, DD6 8RA. 01382 542 062.   [Map]


Courses, workshop and events in all form and for all ages and abilities

CUPAR ARTS & HERITAGE PROJECT (CAHP), 5 Ashlar Park, Lovers Lane, Cupar, KY15 5AQ.

FUNKY SCOTTISH, 41 High Street, Pittenweem, KY10 2PG. 01333 312 567.

JOHN NELSON STUDIO GALLERY, 26 Milton Place, (on A917 - 15mins from St Andrews), Pittenweem, KY10 2LS. 01333 312 112.

Open: 10am-5pm (Occasionally closed - telephone first)

Featuring paintings and prints by John Nelson

CRAIL POTTERY, 75 Nethergate, The Square, Crail, KY10 3TX. 01333 451 212.

Open: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm; Sat &Sun 10am-5pm

Huge variety of handthrown stoneware, terracotta, earthenware & raku

SCOTTISH FISHERIES MUSEUM, St Ayles, Harbourhead, Anstruther, KY10 3AB. 01333 310 628.

GRISELDA HILL POTTERY LTD, Kirkbrae, Ceres, Cupar, KY15 5ND. 01334 828 273.

Open: All year 9am - 5pm

Wemyss Ware. Fife's famous hand painted pottery

KINGHORN GALLERY, Kinghorn, KY3 9RT. 01592 890 218.

BALBIRNIE CRAFT CENTRE, Markinch, Glenrothes, Tayside, KY7 6NE. 01592 753 743.

Open: Mon-Sat 10-5; Sun 11-5

Alison & Roy Murray goldsmithing & jewellery; also at 20 Thistle Street, Edinburgh

TWIST FIBRE CRAFT STUDIO, 88 High Street, Newburgh, Cupar, KY14 6AQ. 01337 842 843.

Workshops and supplies - knitting, weaving, spinning, felt making, natural dyeing. Natural fibre yarns, books, magazines, equipment and kits

FIFE FOLK MUSEUM, High Street, Ceres, KY15 5NF. 01334 828 180.

Open: Apr 1 - Sep 30: 11.30am - 4.30pm; Oct: 12.30am - 3.30pm

CONTEMPORARY ARTS DUNFERMLINE (CAD), Upper Mall, The Kingsgate, Dunfermline.

Scottish artists work, mixed media, 2d, 3d, small sculpture work (ceramic, Glass and wood), Digital images

THE QUAY GALLERY, 33 High Street, Aberdour, KY3 0SH. 01383 860 602.

KIRKCALDY ART CLUB, Hot Pot Wynd, Dysart, Kirkcaldy, KY1 2TQ. 01592 203270.

Painting classes, Monday 2-4pm and 7-9pm, Tuesday 7-9pm and Thursday 10-noon. Pottery classes, Monday 10-12pm and 7-9pm, Tuesday 7-9pm and Wednesday 2-4pm

BIRCHWOOD COTTAGE GALLERY & TEAROOM, Balmungo, St Andrews, KY16 8LW. 01334 208220.

Open: 10-4 Fri-Sun from 4th April 2014 (contact for winter closing times)

Gallery/tearoom just outside St Andrews on the B9131. Mixed rolling exhibition of original art work and prints by local artists

ST. ANDREWS ART CLUB, 14c Argyle Street, St Andrews, KY16 9BP.

PAGE POTTERY GALLERY, 49 High Street, Pittenweem, KY10 2PG. 01333 311402.

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Fort William

LIME TREE AN EALDHAIN GALLERY, Achintore Road, PH33 6RQ. 012397 701 806.   [Map]


David Wilson Paintings

Art Fort William


David Wilson.

THE HIGHLAND BOOKSHOP, 60 High Street, PH33 6AH.   [Map]


60 High Street, Fort Willam PH33 6AH

Finding Our Way

Third Monday of each month

Highland Reading Group.

History of Scottish Maps and Map Making

Classic Railway Posters

June 30 - August 29



A group of artists living in Lochaber, West Highland of Scotland, an area of extreme natural beauty and home to Ben Nevis

Annual Exhibition 2019

June 8 - 22 (Ben Nevis Distillery)

Framed paintings from artists throughout Lochaber. Everyone is welcome to visit, to browse or buy

BEN NEVIS DISTILLERY, Lochy Bridge, PH33 6TJ. 01397 702476.

Open: Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm

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GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART, 167 Renfrew Street, G3 6RQ. 0141 353 4589.   [Map]


Degree Show 2019

June 1 - 9

Please visit our website for more information on venues for Architecture, Design, Fine Art and Innovation and for details onour London events from June–July 2019

CYRIL GERBER FINE ART, 178 West Regent Street, G2 4RL. 0141 221 3095.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Fri: 9.30am-5.30pm; Sat: 10am-5.30pm

19th-21st Century British Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture including works by Scottish Contemporaries and Modern Masters

LILLIE ART GALLERY, Station Road, Milngavie, G62 8BZ. 0141 956 5536.   [Map]


Open: Tues-Sat: 10am-1pm, 2pm - 5pm; Sun & Mon: Closed

Bearsden Art Club Annual Exhibition

Until May 23

Hiding Places

Until July 4

Mhairi Muir.

Milngavie Art Club Annual Exhibition

June 1 - July 4

PULP PAPER ARTS WORKSHOP, WASPS Factory, 77 Hanson Street, Dennistoun, G31 2HF. 0141 337 2842.   [Map]


Japanese Binding

June 1 & 2

Traditional techniques, sewing patterns and fine papers, such as Shoji, Shoin Bis and Zenyu

Casting Paper

June 15 & 16

An introduction to making simple molds to create high and low relief paper casts

SCOTTISH ARTISTS' BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION, Second Floor, 5 Oswald Street, G1 4QR.   [Map]


Empowered by the TOD Endowment Fund to provide holidays in Scotland for artists (resident in Scotland for at least two years) who are experiencing difficulties

Holiday in Scotland


Providing holidays in Scotland (through 'The TOD Endowment Fund') for artists (resident in Scotland for at least two years) who are experiencing difficulties. Please visit our website for more details

RGI KELLY GALLERY, 118 Douglas Street, G2 4ET. 0141 248 6386.   [Map]


Open: Tue - Sat: 10am - 5pm


Until May 4

Fraser Taylor.

Sculptural installations, set design, print media, film and painting

GLASGOW ART CLUB, 185 Bath Street, G2 4HU. 0141 248 5210.   [Map]


The Mackintosh Series: Seven stories of his artistic journey

Until May 6

John Cairney.

SSAA: Ligne et Couleur

May 13 - 24 (Preview: May 11)

Lachlan Goudie: Shipyard

May 11 - June 7 (Preview: May 10)

Hannah Lyth

June 15 - July 15 (Preview: Jun 14)

Summer Exhibition

June 15 - July 27 (Preview: Jun 14)

RSW, 5 Oswald Street, G1 4QR. 0141 248 7411.   [Map]


The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour

EAST KILBRIDE ARTS CENTRE, 51-53 Old Coach Road, East Kilbride, G74 4DU. 01355 261 000.   [Map]


Open: 10am - 8pm

GLASGOW GALLERY - JOHN GREEN FINE ART, 182 Bath Street, G2 4HG. 0141 333 1991.   [Map]


Open: Tues-Fri 10.30am - 5pm; Saturday 10.30am - 1pm; Sun & Mon Closed

Specialist framers and restorers

Stuart Herd

May 4 - 25

Mixed Summer Exhibition 2019

June 8 - July 27

COMPASS GALLERY, 178 West Regent Street, G2 4RL. 0141 221 6370.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5.30pm

Barbara Robertson (1945 - 2018)

May 9 - 25

In honour of her life's work, we are presenting a solo exhibition covering the complete range of artist's creativity and skill including prints and her exquisitely detailed linocuts

KELVINGROVE ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, Argyle Street, G3 8AG. 0141 287 2699.

The Burrell at Kelvingrove

Until May 27

Collecting Medieval Treasures

Frank Brangwyn in World War I

Until June 25

Art in Aid of Blind Soldiers and Sailors - a set of lithographic prints

Commemorating 100 Years since WWI

Until June 25


GALLERY OF MODERN ART (GOMA), Royal Exchange Square, G1 3AH. 0141 287 3050.

Open: Mon-Wed, Sat: 10am-5pm; Thu: 10am-8pm; Fri, Sun: 11am-5pm

RIVERSIDE MUSEUM, 1 Bunhouse Road, G3 8DP. 0141 287 2720.

Scotland's Museum of Transport and Travel

Telegram Messengers - New Objects

Until March 9 2020

Display including the all-essential belt, buckle and pouch and an Accident Book which reveals the job's daily dangers

GLASGOW MUSEUM RESOURCE CENTRE, 200 Woodhead Road, South Nitshill Industrial Estate, G53 7NN. 0141 276 9300.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Fri & Sun: 11am-5pm

GLASGOW MUSEUMS, Culture and Sport Glasgow, 20 Trongate, G1 5ES. 0141 287 4350.

Call or visit website for full details

ST MUNGO MUSEUM OF RELIGIOUS LIFE AND ART, 2 Castle Street, Glasgow City, G4 0RH. 0141 276 1625.

New Scots

Until June 18 2020

Permanent display explores issues of cultural identities and the concept of 'home' through objects that former refugees and people within the asylum process have donated

SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM, 225 Scotland Street, G5 8QB. 0141 287 0500.

Open: Mon: Closed; Tues-Sat: 10am-5pm; Fri & Sun: 11am-5pm;

CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ARTS (CCA), 350 Sauchiehall Street, G2 3JD. 0141 352 4900.

MACKINTOSH CHURCH, CRM Society, Queen's Cross Church, 870 Garscube Road, G20 7EL. 0141 946 6600.

THE HUNTERIAN MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY, University of Glasgow, University Avenue, G12 8QQ. 0141 330 4221.

Open: Check opening times

Byzantium: A Golden Era of Coinage

Until May 21

A huge variety of gold and base metal denominations were produced by Byzantine mints

MCLELLAN GALLERIES, 270 Sauchiehall Street, G2 3EH. 0141 565 4137.

Open: Call for details

THE ANNAN GALLERY, 164 Woodlands Road, G3 6LL. 0141 332 0028.

Cecilia Cardiff and Peter Foyle

June 1 - 23

ROGER BILLCLIFFE GALLERY, 134 Blythswood Street, G2 4EL. 0141 332 4027.

Open: Mon-Fri: 9.30am-5.30pm; Sat: 10am-1pm; Sun: Closed

Passing Fancies

Until May 28

Gordon Mitchell.

A collection of 37 new paintings

EWAN MUNDY FINE ART. 01436 821 533.

Open: Mon - Fri 10am - 5.15pm, Saturday by Appointment

GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO GALLERY, 48 King Street,, G1 5QT. 0141 552 0704.

GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO GALLERY, 48 King Street, G1 5QT. 0141 552 0704.

GLASGOW SCULPTURE STUDIOS, The Whisky Bond, 2 Dawson Road, G4 9SS. 0141 353 3708.

Open: Mon - Sat 9am - 5pm

PLATFORM, The Bridge, 1800 Westerhouse Road, G34 9JW. 0141 276 9696.

CLYDE MARITIME CENTRE, 100 Stobcross Rd, G3 8QQ. 0141 339 0631.

Open: All year

The Tall Ship at Glasgow Harbour. Glenlee (1896), one of only 5 Clyde-built sailing ships left afloat

TRAMWAY, 25 Albert Drive, G41 2PE. 0141 276 0950.

The Theatre of Robert Anton

May 4 - June 30

Theatrical puppets, props and drawings of the artist

STREET LEVEL PHOTOWORKS, 48 King Street, Trongate 103, G1 5HD. 0141 552 2151.

Open: Tues-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 12-5pm

AMBIT: Photographies from Scotland 2019

Until June 23

Edyta Majewska, Iain Sarjeant, Csilla Kozma, Katy Hundertmark and Matthew Arthur Williams.

Celebrating new and diverse approaches to photographic image making in Scotland

ART FORUM, 50 Station Road, Milngavie, G62 8AB. 0141 956 6765.

Open: 9.30am - 5.30pm

Mixed exhibition of work including Peter Howson, Pam Carter, Mary Davidson, Walter Awlson, Marion Drummond and many more

GALLERY III, 25 King Street, Townhead, G1 5QZ. 0141 552 0704.

WASPS ARTISTS STUDIOS, The Briggait, 141 Bridgegate, G1 5HZ. 0141 553 5890.

ARTERIES GALLERY, 185a Bath Street, G2 4HU. 0141 222 2830.

Open: Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm; Sat 12pm - 4pm

PEOPLE'S PALACE, Glasgow Green, G40 1AT. 0141 550 0892.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Fri & Sun: 11am-5pm

Benny Lynch, The Little King of the Gorbals

Until June 30 2020


UNLIMITED STUDIOS, 25 Hyndland Street, G11 5QE. 0141 338 6052.

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF RURAL LIFE, Wester Kittochside, Philipshill Road, East Kilbride, G76 9HR. 0300 123 6789.

Open: 10am-5pm. Closed Dec 25 & 26 and Jan 1

Escape to the countryside for the day to explore the 1950s working farm and museum

KELVIN HALL, Argyle Street, G3 8AW. 0141 276 1450.

Open: Mon-Fri: 6:30am-10pm; Sat: 8am-5pm; Sun: 8am-8pm

Explore items from the Glasgow history, archaeology, furniture and education collections

HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER, 10 Dumbreck Road, G41 5BW. 0141 353 4770.

Open: Check website

HILLHEAD LIBRARY, Byres Road, G12 8AP. 0141 276 1617.

Open: Mon-Thur: 10am-8pm; Fri-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 12pm-5pm

Gaelic Rhyme Time

Until August 23

Introduces Gaelic to young children (0-3yrs) and their families, in a fun and interactive way

AULD KIRK MUSEUM, Cowgate, Kirkintilloch, East Dunbartonshire, G66 1HN. 0141 578 0144.

Open: Tues-Sat: 10am-1pm & 2pm-5pm

CASS ART, 63-67 Queen Street, G1 3EN. 0207 619 2601.

For all your art supplies and gifts

PATRICIA FLEMING PROJECTS, 2nd Floor, 60-64 Osborne Street, G1 5QH.

Open: Wed-Fri: 12-5pm; Sat: 12-4pm

GOVAN PROJECT SPACE, 249 Govan Road, G51 1HJ.


Until May 4

Kate V Robertson.

Solo - new works

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CASTLE GALLERY, 43 Castle Street, IV2 3DU. 01463 729 512.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat: 9am-5pm

A Memory of the Landscape

May 10 - June 1

Tom Mabon.

Paintings, drawings and original lithographs mostly inspired by local landscapes of the Black Isle

Wild Wings Over Lonely Shores

June 7 - 29

Robert Greenhalf.

Oil paintings and woodcut prints with hand-carved birds by Michael Lythgoe

HIGHLAND PRINT STUDIO, 20 Bank Street, IV1 1QU. 01463 718 999.   [Map]


Open access print studio and education facility. Regular weekend and evening courses available - call for full details

INVERNESS MUSEUM & ART GALLERY, Castle Wynd, IV2 3EB. 01463 237114.

EDEN COURT THEATRE, Eden Court, Bishops Road, IV3 5SA. 01463 234 234.

Open: Visit website for full details

PICTURE THIS, 18 Church Street, IV1 1EB. 01463 238823.

SCOTTISH FLAIR ART GALLERY, 11 Bank Street, IV1 1QY. 01463 248 500.

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1896 GALLERY & COFFEE SHOP, Deshar Rd, Boat of Garten, PH24 3BN. 01479 831 111.   [Map]

Art, photography, crafts, jewellery, books, cards and calendars

IONA GALLERY, Duke Street, PH21 1JG. 01540 664 535.   [Map]


Open: Visit website. Call for full details

Regular exhibitions by local artists in 'handmade in the cairngorms'

CARRBRIDGE ARTISTS' STUDIO, Main Street, Cairngorms National Park, Carrbridge, PH23 3AS. 01479 841 328.   [Map]


Open: All year

Work by resident artists Jeff & Alice Buttress. Landscape & wildlife paintings, prints, pottery, sculptures, raku, glass/ceramic jewellery, leaded glass and chainsaw carvings

LOCH SHIEL SPRING FESTIVAL, c/o Station Cottage, Glenfinnan, PH37 4LT. 01397 722 334.

GLENFINNAN STATION MUSEUM, Station Cottage, Glenfinnan, PH37 4LT. 01397 722 295.


Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-4pm; Sun: Closed

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Isle of Arran

STUDIO 4, Shore Road, Lamlash, KA27 8LA. 01770 600 919.

Lively contemporary art, Masako Ritchie, Barbara Young, Scott Irvine, Kirti Mandir, R. Lele new works by J. Broekhuizen

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Isle of Bute

MOUNT STUART, Mount Stuart, PA20 9LR. 01700 503 877.

Open: Sun - Fri 11am - 5pm; Sat 10am - 2.30pm

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Isle Of Harris

SKOON ART CAFE, 4 Geocrab, HS3 3HB. 01859 530 268.

Open: Check website for opening times

Original art, home made cakes and puddings, leaf and herbal teas, coffee plus traditional music. Original oils and exclusive art cards from resident artist Andrew John Craig

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Isle of Islay

THE GALLERY, Bowmore Distillery Visitor Centre, School Street, Bowmore, PA43 7JS. 01496 810 441.

Regular exhibitions by local artists

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Isle of Lewis

AN LANNTAIR, Town Hall, Kenneth Street, Stornoway, HS1 2DS. 01851 703 307.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-late


May 18 - June 29

Various artists - Art Society Partners.

Featuring artwork by 24 artists from across Scotland and beyond

HARBOUR VIEW GALLERY, Port of Ness, HS2 0XA. 01851 810 735.

Original paintings and prints by Anthony J Barber

MORVEN GALLERY, Upper Barvas, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0QX. 01851 840 216.

Changing exhibitions of original art, crafts, photography & tapestry weaving

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Isle of Skye

GALLERY AN TALLA DEARG, Ornsay, Sleat, IV43 8QR. 01471 833 439.   [Map]


Jim Woodman

Until June 5

Helen L Robertson

June 7 - 26

Julia Christie

June 28 - July 17

Pam Carter

July 20 - September 10

DANDELION DESIGNS, Stein, Waternish, IV55 8GA. 01470 592 218.   [Map]


Permanent exhibition of many contemporary and traditional artists, and an interesting range of crafts

SANDBANK STUDIO, Old Pier Road, Sandbank, Broadford, IV49 9AE. 01471 822 011.   [Map]


Wide range of original paintings by Duncan Currie and works by Pam Carter and other well-known Scottish artists

Duncan Currie


Wide range of original paintings

AROS SKYE HERITAGE CENTRE, Viewfield Road, Portree, IV51 9EU. 01478 613 750.

Open: 9am - 5.30pm

Video exhibition of Skye scenery and local history

EDINBANE POTTERY, Edinbane, Portree, IV51 9PW. 01470 582 234.

Open: Mon - Fri 9am - 6pm, and 7 days-a-week from Easter until October

DIANA MACKIE, 10 Borreraig Park, Dunvegan, IV55 8ZX. 01470 511 795.

Working studio and gallery - paintings depict the climatic changes of the Highlands and Islands

ORBOST GALLERY, Half Bolvean, nr Dunvegan, IV55 8ZB. 01470 521 207.

Open: 10am - 6pm Apr-Oct. By appointment outside these times

Selling exhibitions of professional artworks by local artists in Skye & Highlands

RAVEN PRESS GALLERY, Colbost, Dunvegan, IV55 8ZS. 01470 511 748.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm

Wood engravings of landscape and wildlife. Resist dyed silks and hand knit design. Working studio of engraver Kathleen Lindsley

LYNNE'S ART SHED, Roseneath, 34 Lochbay, Waternish, IV55 8GD.

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THE VENNEL GALLERY, Denise Playfair, 11 Bridge Street, TD5 7HT. 01573 224 003.   [Map]


Besposke Picture Framer. Animal portrait commissions. Art and needlework supplies

KELSO POTTERY, The Knowes, 100 metres behind Kelso Abbey, TD5 7BH. 01573 224 027.   [Map]

Open: Tues - Sat: 10am - 1 pm & 2 - 5pm

Mugs, jugs, bowls & 'Time Tablets' fired in the Kelso Pit Kiln

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THE NAIL FACTORY, 56 Southwick Road, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, DG5 4EW. 01556 611 686.   [Map]


Open: Tues-Sun: 11am-6pm

Mary Smith's Writing Group

Ongoing (2nd Tuesday of each month: 7-9pm)


Until June 27 (Thursdays - Sundays)

Phil Crennell, Alan Bowman, Alan Brockbank, Nella Kokocinska, Jim Stewart and Vicki Dempster.

Paintings, glass, photography, wood, jewellery and furniture

HARBOUR COTTAGE GALLERY, Castlebank, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4LB. 01557 330 073.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat: 10.30am-12.30pm & 2pm-5pm; Sun: 2-5pm

Kirkcudbright Crafts Association

May 6 - 18

New Beginnings

May 20 - June 1

Kie Stewart & Peter Campbell.

Paintings at rock bottom prices to clear plus unique, quality woodcraft

One Fine Day

June 3 - 15

Martin Copley, Judy Evans, Clyde Olliver and Beverley White.

Painting, printmaking and sculpture

Art and Crafts Trail Taster

June 17 - 22

Various artists.

Open Exhibition

June 24 - July 7

Various artists.


July 8 - 20

Sandra Jaekel.

OCHRE GALLERY & STUDIO, 76 High Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JL. 01557 428 088 .   [Map]


Working gallery and studio

CORNERWAYS STUDIO/GALLERY, 7 Selkirk Road, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4BL. 01557 331 640.   [Map]


Open: Every Friday 10.30am - 5pm or by appointment

Miniature paintings & larger works in oil, pastel & watercolour by Jane B Gibson

KIRKCUDBRIGHT GALLERIES, St Mary Street, DG5 4AQ. 01567 331 276.

Japan - Art and Inspiration

Until June 9

Various artists.

With original works, prints, textiles and objects, discover the stunning beauty and intricacy of the art of Japan


Open: 10am-5pm

Applied Art from 20 artists living and working in Dumfries and Galloway

HIGH ST. GALLERY, 84 High Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JL. 01557 331 660.

Open: 10am - 5pm

THE WHITEHOUSE GALLERY, 47 St Mary Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4DU. 01557 330 223.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm

A Sense of Place

May 4 - June 15

Various artists.

THE STEWARTRY MUSEUM, 47 St Mary's Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4DU. 01557 330223.

TOLBOOTH ART CENTRE, High Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JL. 01557 331 556.

THE FAED GALLERY, 56 High Street, Gatehouse of Fleet, DG7 2HP. 01557 814 458.

NORTH GLEN GALLERY, North Glen, Palnackie, Castle Douglas, DG7 1PN. 01556 600 200.

Exhibitions open studio, glassblowing, oil lamps, chandeliers, wine goblets. Call for details


ARTISTS & MAKERS POP-UP SHOP, Mill on the Fleet Visitor Centre, 65 High Street, Gatehouse of Fleet, DG7 2HS. 01556 814 099.

Open: 10am-5pm; Easter - October

Stocked and staffed by local professional designer makers

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THE KYLE ART MARKET, Station Road, Kyle of Lochalsh, IV40 8AE. 01599 530 039.

Judith Anne Currie paintings

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DOUGLAS DAVIES GALLERY, Loanfoot, Skirling, Biggar, ML12 6HD. 01899 860254.   [Map]


KILN SERVICES, Unit 8/11, Whistleberry Park Industrial Estate, Hamilton, ML3 0ED. 01698 822032.   [Map]


We supply, maintain and repair kilns and wheels.Scottish agents for Potclays & Potterycrafts supplying clay, glazes and tools

IRONWORKS GALLERY, Summerlee Heritage Park, Heritage Way, Coatbridge, ML5 1QD. 01236 431 261.

Call for details

GOLD AND SILVER-ETC ART GALLERY, 41 High Street, ML11 7LU. 01555 665 342.

Work by June Shirreffs, inc. Bespoke jewellery, Quality handbags

WILLIAM WILSON FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHER, 75 Hyndford Road, ML11 9AU. 01555 660 023.

Limited edition giclée fine art prints and canvases

SUMMERLEE MUSEUM, Heritage Way, Coatbridge, ML5 1QD. 01236 638460.

Open: 10am - 5pm

BIGGAR AND UPPER CLYDESDALE MUSEUM, 156 High St Biggar, Biggar, ML12 6DH. 01899 221 050.

Open: Apr-Oct Tue-Sat; 10am-5pm; Sun 1-5pm. Nov-Mar: Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 1-5pm

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BLACKBURN MUSEUM & ART GALLERY, Museum Street, Blackburn, BB1 7AJ. 01254 667 130.

Call for details

KEN BROMLEY ART SUPPLIES, Unit 13 Lodge Bank Estate, Crown Lane, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 5HY. 01204 690114.

BACK-RIDGE GALLERY, Twitter Lane, Waddington, Clitheroe, BB73LQ. 01200 427304.

Former working farm has been transformed into a work-haven for local designers and craftsmen

PETER SCOTT GALLERY, Lancaster University, LA1 4YW. 01524 594 151.

Open: Mon - Fri 11am - 5pm & Sat 11am - 4pm

LYTHAM HERITAGE CENTRE, 2 Henry Street, Lytham, FY8 5LE. 01253 730787.

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HAREWOOD HOUSE, Harewood House Trust, Harewood House, Harewood, LS17 9LG. 0113 218 1010.

HENRY MOORE INSTITUTE, 74 The Headrow, LS1 3AH. 0113 234 3158.

LEEDS CITY ART GALLERY, The Headrow, LS1 3AA. 0113 247 8256.

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THE LINE GALLERY, 238 High Street, EH49 7ES. 01506 670 268.

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TATE LIVERPOOL, Albert Dock, L3 4BB. 0151 702 7400.

Op Art in Focus

Until July 5 2020

Bridget Riley, Jesus Rafael Soto, Victor Vasarely, Angela Bulloch, Jim Lambie and more.

A display from pioneering artists of the 1960s to today

BLUECOAT ARTS CENTRE, School Lane, L1 3BX. 0151 709 5689.


Until June 23

Various artists.

Under the Rose

Until July 28

Serena Korda.

LADY LEVER ART GALLERY, Lower Road, Port Sunlight Village, Wirral, CH62 5EQ. 0151 478 4136.

THE WALKER, William Brown Street, L3 8EL. 0151 478 4199.

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HOWDEN PARK CENTRE, Arts Services, West Lothian Council, Howden Park Centre, EH54 6AE. 01506 777 666.

Voice Rocks

Until May 25

A free weekly Pop/Rock choir experience for young people in West Lothian

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MALL GALLERIES, The Mall, near Trafalgar Square, SW1Y 5AH. 0207 930 6844.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 11am-5pm

Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2019

May 1 - 5

Showing every aspect of food and its place in society from 60 countries around the world

Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition 2019

May 9 - 24

A celebration of the very best in contemporary portraiture nationally and internationally

Wildlife Artist of the Year 2019

May 29 - June 2

Celebrates the beauty and colour the natural world has to offer whilst bringing together a diverse array of media; from oils and watercolours to sculptures and ceramics

Hesketh Hubbard Art Society

Until December 6

Ofers both amateur and professional artists the opportunity to work from life models in untutored sessions

JACKSONS ART SUPPLIES LTD, 1 Farleigh Place, N16 7SX. 0844 499 8430.   [Map]


THE BRITISH MUSEUM, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury Square, WC1A 2RJ. 0207 323 8181.

Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm

The British Museum is a museum of human history and culture in London.

NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM, Romney Road, Greenwich, SE10 9NF. 0208 858 4422.

Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm

Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year exhibition 2018

Until May 5

Showcasing space photography

THE NATIONAL GALLERY, Trafalgar Square, WC2N 5DN. 0207 747 2885.

Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm

Sorolla: Spanish Master of Light

Until July 7

An opportunity to see work of Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida's (1863–1923) paintings outside Spain

THE BARBICAN, Silk Street, EC2Y 8DS. 0207 638 4141.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 11am-5pm

Avalanche: A Love Story

Until May 12

Maxine Peake.

One woman's compelling story of hope and longing

TATE MODERN, Bankside, SE1 9TG. 0207 887 8008.

Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm

Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany 1919-33

Until July 14

Otto Dix, George Grosz, Albert Birkle and Jeanne Mammen.

Encounter the uncanny and mysterious through the art of the Weimar Republic

Artist Rooms

Until July 31

Jenny Holzer.

Presents statements that can provoke strong responses

TATE BRITAIN, Millbank, SW1P 4RG. 0207 887 8888.

Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm

Art Now

Until June 9

Joanna Piotrowska.

Presents an installation of black and white photographs

BANKSIDE GALLERY, 48 Hopton Street, (Next to Tate Modern), SE1 9JH. 0207 928 7521.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 11am-5pm

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY, St Martin's Place, WC2H 0HE. 0207 306 0055.

Open: Daily: 10am-6pm (till 9pm on Thurs & Fri)

Only Human

Until May 27

Martin Parr.

Includes portraits of people from around the world, with a special focus on artist's wry observations of Britishness

HAYWARD GALLERY, South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX. 08703 800 400.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 11am-5pm

In The Beginning

Until May 6

Diane Arbus.

Features more than 100 photographs

IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM, Lambeth Road, SE1 6HZ. 0207 416 5320.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 11am-5pm

From Bedlam to Baghdad

Until May 31

Exploring objects and their roles in the First and Second World Wars, and in contemporary conflicts

THE QUEEN'S GALLERY, Buckingham Palace, SW1A 1AA. 0207 766 7301.

Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm

THE ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS, Burlington House, Piccadilly, W1J 0BD. 0207 300 8000.

Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm

Festival of Ideas

May 2 - 6

Grayson Perry, Jacqueline Wilson, Kwame Kwei-Armah, Philippa Perry, Michael Palin, Jane & Louise Wilson, Cressida Cowell, Chris Riddell, Michael Rosen, Lauren Child and David Mackintosh .

Explore some of the most topical issues

GUILDHALL ART GALLERY & ROMAN LONDON'S AMPHITHEATRE, Guildhall Yard, Off Gresham Street, EC2V 5AE. 0207 332 3700.

Seen and Heard: Victorian Children in the Frame

Until May 31

Works from collection

MUSEUM OF LONDON, 50 London Wall, EC2Y 5HN. 0207 001 9844.

Open: Mon-Sun: 10am-6pm

Slavery, culture & collecting

Until September 15

A challenging display investigating the relationship between European culture and transatlantic slavery. Discover how Western culture was used to perpetuate slavery

DULWICH PICTURE GALLERY, Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 7AD. 0208 693 5254.

Open: Tues-Sun: 10am-5pm (Last Entry 4:30pm); Mon: Closed (except Bank Holidays)

And Then The World Changed Colour: Breathing Yellow

Until June 2

Mariele Neudecker.

A new installation

GREENWICH PRINTMAKERS GALLERY, 1a The Market, Greenwich, SE10 9HZ. 0208 858 1569.

Open: Tue - Sun 10.30am - 5.30pm

Original Artist Prints at affordable prices

CONTEMPORARY SCULPTURE GALLERIES, 108 Old Brompton road, SW7 3RA.. 0207 373 8615.

Open: Wed - Fri 11am - 4.30pm

At Royal British Society of Sculptors

What Isn't Here Can't Hurt You

Until May 3

Alison Wilding and Frances Richardson.

Work - materials and forms

VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM, Cromwell Road, SW7 2RL. 0207 942 2000.

Open: Daily: 10am-5.45pm: Fri: 10am-10pm

Friday Late

Ongoing (Last Friday of the month except May & December)

Celebrates all aspects of contemporary visual culture and design in society

CONTEMPORARY APPLIED ARTS, 2 Percy Street, W1T 1DD. 0207 436 2344.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 6pm

London Craft Week

May 8 - 11

New textiles and jewellery from six master makers

OPERA GALLERY, 134 New bond Street, W1S 2TF. 0207 491 2999.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-7pm; Sun: 1pm-7pm

Spaziale! Italian Spatialism and its Legacy

May 17 - 31


LA GALLERIA PALL MALL, Unit 30 , Royal Opera Arcade, SW1Y 4UY. 0207 930 8069.

Open: Mon-Fri: 10.30am-6 pm

SAATCHI GALLERY, Duke Of York's HQ, King's Road, SW3 4RY. 020 7811 3081.

Open: Daily 10am - 6pm (last entry 5:30pm)

We live in an Ocean of Air

Until May 5

A virtual reality experience where the invisible connection between plant and human is revealed through breath

ALEXANDRA PALACE, Alexandra Palace Way, N22 7AY. 0208 365 2121.

The People's palace. A centre of music, sport and events for over 130 years

Teresa Schippel Hales

Until July 10

DESIGN MUSEUM, 28 Shad Thames, SE1 2YD. 020 7403 6933.

Stanley Kubrick

Until September 15

Features about 700 objects, films and interviews

HALCYON GALLERY, 144-146 New Bond Street, W1S 2PF. 0207 100 7144.

Open: Mon-Sat: 10am-6pm; Sun: 11am-5pm


Until June 30

Lorenzo Quinn.

Artwork - contemporary

ESPACIO GALLERY, 159 Bethnal Green Road, E2 7DG.

Open: Tue-Sat: 1-7pm; Sun: 1-5pm; Mon: Closed


Until May 5

Rina Bakis, Héloïse Bergman, Raffaele Coletta, Gio Cuison, Abbie Denton, Joe Ellwood, Nicola Gurlacz, Marc Martyr, Selina Mayer, Parjam Parsi, Ivan Rérat, Kirstie Tebbs, Nichola Tuohy, Adam Turk, Blanche Vassell, ​Jonathon David Wilks, David Woolfson.

Brings together an exciting range of artworks showcasing painting, printmaking, photography, installation, 3D and mixed media

PIANO NOBILE, 129 Portland Road, Holland Park, W11 4LW. 020 7229 1099.

Open: Mon-Fri 10am-6pm; Sat: 11am-4pm; or By Appointment

A London Life

Until May 22

Leon Kossoff.

Paintings and drawings

HORNSEY TOWN HALL ARTS CENTRE, The Broadway, Crouch End, N8 9JJ.

Crouch End Art Trail

May 11 & 12

Various artists.

Crouch End Open Studios

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THE WHITWORTH ART GALLERY, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, M15 6ER. 0161 275 7451.


Until February 2020

Various artists.

Joy For Ever: How to use art to change the world and its price in the market

Until June 9

Various artists.

Ancient Textiles from the Andes

Until September 15

LOWRY ARTS & DIGITAL WORLD CENTRE, Pier 8, Salford Quays, Salford, M5 2AZ. 0161 876 2000.

MANCHESTER ART GALLERY, Mosley Street, M2 3JL. 0161 235 8888.

And Breathe...

Until October 27

Various artists.

Exploring the relationship between art and mindfulness

CENTRE FOR CHINESE CONTEMPORARY ART, Market Buildings, Thomas Street, Northern Quarter, M4 1EU. 0161 832 7271.

Call for details

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MORAY COLLEGE UHI, Moray Street, Elgin, IV30 1JJ. 01343 576 413.   [Map]


MORAY ART CENTRE, The Park, Findhorn, IV36 3TA. 01309 692 426.

Open: Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm, Sat 10am - 4pm

THE GALLERY, Elgin Library, Cooper Park, Elgin, IV30 1HS. 01343 562 600.

Exhibitions by local artists and craftspeople

LEAP STUDIO & GALLERY, 17 Victoria Street, Craigellachie, Aberlour-on-Spey, AB38 9SR. 01340 881226.

Open: Mon-Fri 11am-5pm, Weekend 11am-9pm or later every 1st Thur of Feb-Dec

Unique display of whisky related art

LOGIE STEADING ART GALLERY, Logie, Dunphail, Forres, IV36 2QN. 01309 611 378.

Open: Check opening by phone

Shows of contemporary art in the gallery by local artists. Six miles south of Forres on the A940

A'ANSIDE, Main Street, Tomintoul, AB37 9EX. 01479 872 074.

Scottish Art, ceramics and sculpture - craftsmanship at its best - etchings, pottery, sporting prints

FALCONER MUSEUM, Tolbooth Street, Forres, IV36 1PH. 01309 673 701.

THE BOOKMARK, 34 High Street, Grantown-on-Spey, PH26 3EH. 01479 873433.

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NAIRN BOOK AND ARTS FESTIVAL, 53 King Street, IV12 4NP. 01467 451 804.   [Map]


Nairn Book and Arts Festival 2019

September 10 - 15

ORIGINAL SPINNING ARTS STUDIO, 32 Park Street, IV12 4PN. 01667 454004.   [Map]


Innovative textile art by former Royal ballerina

BOATH HOUSE, Auldearn, IV12 5TE. 01667 454 896.

Changing exhibitions by Scots contemporary artists

CAWDOR CASTLE, Cawdor, IV12 5RD. 01667 404 401.


GREENTREE ARTS STUDIO, The School House, Ferness, Nairnshire, IV12 5UP. 01309 651 319.

Studio spaces, workshops and art therapy

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MARY ANN ROGERS, West Woodburn, Hexham, NE48 2SE. 01434 270 216.   [Map]


Vibrant wildlife and landscape painting, prints, cards and luxury gifts

Rig & Furrow

June 24 - 30 (See website for preview details)

New paintings

QUEEN'S HALL, Beaumont Street, Hexham, NE46 3LS. 01434 652 477.

Visit website for full programme

SARAH RISEBOROUGH, 21 The Gables, West Street, Belford, NE70 7QB. 01668 213618.

SHIRE POTTERY, Miller's Yard, Prudhoe Street, Alnwick, NE66 1UW. 01665 602 277.

WESTSIDE CONTEMPORARY FINE ART, Westside Farm, Newton, Stocksfield, NE43 7TW. 01661 843 778.

Open: Wed - Sun 10am - 5pm

THE MALTINGS, Eastern Lane, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1AJ. 01289 330 661.

Open: Mon: 10am-5.30pm; Tue-Sat:10am-7.30pm

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WATERFRONT GALLERY, 128 Victoria Street, Stromness, KW16 3BU. 01856 850 644.   [Map]


In the shop: Orkney silver, pottery, knitwear and gifts. In the Back Room Local paintings, prints and designer crafts

PIER ARTS CENTRE, Victoria Street, Stromness, KW16 3AA. 01856 850 209.

Open: Tues-Sat: 10.30am-5.00pm

Beyond Landscape

Until November 9

Various artists.

A Life of Giving

Until November 29

Margaret Gardiner.

THE GALLERY, Pierowall, Westray, KW17 2BZ. 01857 677 770.

Ongoing: Contemporary art of Westray

YELLOWBIRD GALLERY, Chocolate Cottage, Birsay, KW17 2LT. 01856 721 360.

Open: Most days

Celebration of birds through drawings, paintings and carving by sculptor John Thompson and artist Lesley Murdoch

SHORELINES GALLERY & STUDIO, Maitland Place, Finstown, Orkney Isles, KW17 2EQ. 01856 761142.

Original gallery & shop selling prints & watercolours by Orkney artist Jane Glue

THE LOFT GALLERY, ST Margarets Hope, KW17 2SL.

NORTHLIGHT STUDIO, Stromness, KW16 3BY. 01856 850 671.

Specialist tapestry studio and gallery in the historic harbour of Stromness


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MODERN ART OXFORD, 30 Pembroke Street, OX1 1BP. 01865 722 733.

The Script

Until May 12

Akram Zaatari.

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM, Beaumont Street, OX1 2PH. 01865 278 000.

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PAISLEY MUSEUM & ART GALLERIES, 60 High Street, Town Centre, PA1 2BA. 0141 889 3151.   [Map]


Check website for more details

PAISLEY ART CENTRE, New Street, PA1 1EZ. 0141 887 1010.

Regular performances and events, call for listings

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TWEED ART, 1 Biggiesknowe, EH45 8HS. 01721 720 246.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat 9.30am-5pm

Framing studio artists and craftmakers gallery

TWEEDDALE MUSEUM AND GALLERY, Chambers Institution, High Street, EH45 8AG. 01721 724 820.   [Map]

Open: Mon - Fri 10.30am-12.30pm & 1-5pm; Sat 9.30am-12.30pm

Intertwined - all around the forest grew

July 22 - September 28

Rosemary Campbell and Alison King.

Textile artists take inspiration from the forests that surround the border town of Peebles

MOY MACKAY GALLERY, 17 Northgate, EH45 8RX. 01721 722116.

Contemporary Art and Craft from Scotland


Until May 10

Peter Jones, Rosanne Barr & Sonia Barton.

PEEBLES CRAFT CENTRE, Newby Court, EH45 8AG. 01721 722875.

Craft centre with 4 studios - Visit for a unique gift. Dunnydeer Studio Porcelain - Ceramicist Duncan Hood (01721) 722 875. Woodworks by Bruce Prost - (01721) 724 442. Jewellery by Lynn Tindale - (01721) 720 112

TRAQUAIR HOUSE, Traquair House, Innerleithen, EH44 6PW. 01896 830 323.

Open: Apr 2nd - Oct 31st (Weekends only in November). Check website for more details

DAWYCK BOTANIC GARDEN, Stobo, EH45 9JU. 01721 760254.

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PERTH & KINROSS MUSEUMS & ART GALLERIES, 78 George Street, PH1 5LB. 01738 632 488.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm. Admission Free

Only in Whispers - The Myths and Legends of Perthshire

Until June 9

Becky Minto and Pitlochry Festival Theatre.

stories, folklore, and local urban myths.

A Contested Land by Document Scotland

Until June 23

Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert, Sophie Gerrard, Colin McPherson and Stephen McLaren.

Collectively, they examine the complex relationships between the nation’s people, history and land at one of the most important times in Scotland’s recent past

FRAMES GALLERY, 10 Victoria Street, PH2 8LW. 01738 631 085.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Fri: 9am-5.30pm; Sat: 9.30-5pm (closed: lunch 1-1.30pm) or by appointment

'Nature Morte' The Art of Still Life

May 11 - June 1

Featuring the work of 22 artists who all work in the area of Still Life

THE BARN GALLERY, The Bield, Blackruthven, Tibbermore, PH1 1PY. 01968 677854.   [Map]


Check website for more information

High Places

May 4 - 19


Contemporary Arts & Crafts. Botanical illustration, Textiles, Stained Glass, Paintings, Ceramics, Wood Carvings, Photography and Mixed Media

PERTH THEATRE, 185 High Street, PH1 5UW. 01738 621 031.   [Map]


Call for full listings

PERTHSHIRE AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY, 26 York Place, PH2 8EH. 01738 623 780.   [Map]


BOO VAKE (BUTH BHEAG), 5 Watergate, PH1 5TF. 01738 442263.   [Map]


Open: Tue - Fri 10am - 5.30pm; Sat 10am - 5pm

Original gifts from artists, makers & designers from Scotland and the UK

PERTH CONCERT HALL, Mill Street, PH1 5HZ. 01738 621 031.   [Map]


FERGUSSON GALLERY, Marshall Place, PH2 8NS. 01738 783 425.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm. Admission Free

L CHRISTIE CAMPBELL FINE ART, Rait Village Antique Centre, Rait, PH2 7RT. 01821 670 379.

Ongoing exhibition of 19th-21st century oils, watercolours, etchings and prints, jewellery by Chris Lewis and Assassin

THE RUTHVEN GALLERY, 90 High Street, Auchterarder, PH3 1BJ. 01764 664 233.

Open: Tue, Thu, Fri & Sat: 10am-5pm; Wed: 10am-1pm

Contemporary Art and Framing

JARDINE GALLERY & WORKSHOP, 45 New Row, PH1 5QA. 01738 621 836.

Open: Mon - Sat 9.30am - 5pm

THE PERTHSHIRE ART ASSOCIATION, 5 Westehill, PH1 1DH. 01738 626307.

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BIRNAM ARTS & CONFERENCE CENTRE, Station Road, Birnam, Dunkeld, PH8 0DS. 01350 727 674.   [Map]


Open: 10am-5pm

PERTHSHIRE OPEN STUDIOS, Kinross, KY13. 01738 477 834.   [Map]


Perthshire Open Studios 2019

September 7 - 15

Mix art with architecture on a variety of artists' routes and celebrate in practical workshops and demonstrations in various venues

BLAIRGOWRIE AND RATTRAY ARTS WEEK, Rattray, Blaigowrie, PH10 6AS.   [Map]


GALLERIA LUTI, 16 Ancaster Square, Callander, FK17 8BL. 01877 339577.   [Map]


Open: Mon, Thu - Sat 12 -5pm; Sun 1 - 5pm

THE DRILL HALL, The Cross, Dunkeld. 01350 727 968.

THE ATHOLL GALLERY, 6 Atholl Street, Dunkeld, PH8 0AR. 01350 728 855.

Open: 11am - 5pm

FORTINGALL ART, Molteno Hall, (8 miles W. of Aberfeldy off B846), Aberfeldy, PH15 2LL. 01887 830 254.

Fortingall Summer Exhibition

July 20 - August 4

Over 30 local artists

DUNBLANE MUSEUM, The Cross, Dunblane, FK15 OAQ. 01786 825 691.

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PITLOCHRY FESTIVAL THEATRE, Port-Na-Craig, PH16 5DR. 01796 484 626.

Open: Summer: 9am to 8pm; Winter: 9am to 5pm

JOHN MUIR TRUST - WILD SPACE, Tower House, Station Road, PH16 5AN. 01796 484975.

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KILBARCHAN EAST CHURCH HALL, Off Steeple Square, Kilbarchan, PA10 2JD.   [Map]


CRAFTS OF CALDER GALLERY AND FRAMING, 8 High Street, Lochwinnoch, PA12 4DA. 01505 844 980.

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NORTH WEST HIGHLANDS ART, Brynaport, Achintraid, Strathcarron, IV54 8XB. 01520 733 227.   [Map]


North West Highlands Art provides the ultimate in painting courses at Brynaport and Hosted by Mark and Gillian Pattinson

SOLAS GALLERY, Flowerdale Bay, Wester-Ross, Gairloch, IV21 2BD. 01445 712626.

Open: Most days between April and October

Paintings, prints & ceramics by artists Rob Howard & Lyn Beckett

HIGHLAND MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD, The Old Station, Strathpeffer, IV14 9DH. 01997 421 031.

GROAM HOUSE MUSEUM, High Street, Rosemarkie, IV10 8UF. 01381 620 961.

Open: May 1 - Oct 31: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun: 2pm-4.30pm. Check website for other times

THE CROMARTY GALLERY, 20 Church Street, Cromarty, IV11 8XA. 01381 600 816.

SUTOR CREEK RESTAURANT, Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11 8YE.

INVERGORDON ARTS CENTRE, Town Hall, High Street, Invergordon, IV18 0EL. 01349 868479.

GAIRLOCH HERITAGE MUSEUM, Achtercairn, Gairloch, IV21 2BP. 01445 712287.

ARDROSS HALL, Ardross Hall, near Alness.

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SCOTTISH BORDERS COUNCIL (MUSEUM & GALLERY), Municipal Buildings, High Street, TD7 4JX.   [Map]


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THE PICKING SHED, Lower Voe, Voe, ZE2 9PX.   [Map]


Accommodation with Work Room


Prices for Winter and Spring: £200 per week; £600 per month

SHETLAND MUSEUM, Hay's Dock, Lerwick, ZE1 0WP. 01595 695 057.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm; Sun 12noon - 5pm

Da Gadderie - new exhibition space in the new Shetland Museum


May 11 - June 15

Linda Newington.

THE TAIT GALLERY, 11c Union Street, Lerwick, ZE1 0ET. 01595 690 143.

Jim Tait: Marine and landscape artist

BONHOGA GALLERY, Weisdale Mill, Weisdale, ZE2 9LW. 01595 830 400.

VAILA FINE ART, 61 Commercial Street, Lerwick, ZEI 0US. 01595 6937374.

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St Andrews

J & G INNES LTD, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW. 01334 472 174.   [Map]


Open: Mon-Sat: 9-5.15pm; Sun: 12.30-4.30pm

Stationery, Art Supplies, Books & Gifts

FIFE CONTEMPORARY ART AND CRAFT (FCA&C), Town Hall, Queen's Gardens, KY16 9AD. 01334 474 610.

Open: Till end Sept. 10.30am-5pm; Oct - Mar 10.30am-4pm

FCA&C @ ST ANDREWS MUSEUM, Kinnesburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9TA. 01334 659 380.

Open: April - September 10am - 5pm; October - March 10.30am - 4pm

YOUNGER HALL, University of St Andrews, Music Centre, North Street, KY16 9AJ. 01334 462226.

Open: Mon-Thu 9am-10pm; Fri 9am-6pm; Sat 9am-1pm; Sun 2pm-6pm

FRASER GALLERY, 53 South Street, KY16 9QR. 01334 479 647.

Open: Mon-Fri: 10.30am-6pm; Sat: 10.30am-5.30pm; Sun: 12pm-4pm

ST ANDREWS MUSEUM GARDENS, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP. 01334 659380 .

THE JUNOR GALLERY, 43 South Street.

Sarah Longley

Until June 1

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SMITH ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, Dumbarton Road, FK8 2RQ. 01786 471 917.   [Map]


Open: Tues-Sat: 10.30am-5pm; Sun: 2-5pm. Free admission and parking

Focus on Print

Until June 2

Students, staff and alumni of Forth Valley College.

The Man Who Could Paint Anything - The Legacy of Thomas Stuart Smith

Until January 1 2020

Various artists.

FRAMED IMAGES GALLERY, 31-33 Dumbarton Road, FK8 2LQ. 01786 451 018.   [Map]


New and exciting art work. Large selection of original art and limited edition prints

GARTMORE HOUSE, Gartmore House, Gartmore, FK8 3RS. 01877 382991.   [Map]


Tutor-led watercolour painting holidays in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, Scotland. Suitable for all levels

HOLY TRINITY CHURCH HALL, Albert Place, Dumbarton Road, FK8 2QL.

THE FOTHERINGHAM GALLERY, 78 Henderson Street, Bridge of Allan, FK9 4HS. 01786 832 861.

THE GREEN GALLERY, The Coachhouse, Ballamenoch, Buchlyvie, FK8 3NE. 01360 850 180.

Open: During Exhibitions all days except Thursday 11pm - 5pm

BUCHLYVIE POTTERY SHOP, Main Street, Buchlyvie, (on A811), FK8 3LP. 01360 850 405.

Open: Mon - Sat 9.30am - 5.30pm; Sun 12 - 5pm

SMITHY GALLERY, 74/76 Glasgow Road, Blanefield, G63 9HX. 01360 770 551.

Open: Tue-Sun: 11am-5pm

Carol Dewart RSW - New Paintings

May 12 - June 9

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NATIONAL GLASS CENTRE, Liberty Way, SR6 0GL. 0191 515 5555.

Open: 10am - 5pm. Last admission 4:45pm

Pillars of Dawn

Until June 2

Kelly Richardson.

Works with digital media to create hyper-real animations and video installations

Mischievous Typographies

Until June 2

Tina Webb.

Uses a specific technique to print on glass in order to explore the potential of typography and the meanings of historical text

NORTHERN GALLERY FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, SR6 0GL. 0191 515 5555.

Open: 10am - 5pm

Pillars of Dawn

Until June 2

Kelly Richardson.

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TIMESPAN HERITAGE CENTRE, Dunrobin Street, Helmsdale, KW8 6JX. 01431 821327.   [Map]


Open: Mon - Sat: 10am-5pm; Sunday: 12pm-5pm

No Colour Bar:: Highland Remix: Clearances to Colonialism

Until June 9

Various artists.

BALNAKEIL CRAFT VILLAGE, Balnakeil, Durness, IV27 4PT. 01971 511 277.

Open: Check opening times for various venues

Studios/galleries including: pottery, paintings, printmaking, wood-turning, clothes, baskets, enamelling and jewellery

LOTTE GLOB CERAMICS, 105 Laid, Loch Eriboll, IV27 4UN. 01971 511 727.

Open: Visiting strictly by appointment only

WILD TILES AND TEXTILES, Cul Mor, Elphin, Near Ullapool, IV27 4HH. 01854 666279.

Courses in mosaic, embroidered textiles,and creative writing

HIGHLAND STONEWARE, Lochinver, IV27 4LP. 01571 844 376.

Open: 9am-6pm weekdays; Sat 9am-5pm Easter-October; Closed Christmas/New Year period

For our complete range, and list of stockists in your area, visit our website

BUDDING GENIUS, 5 Church Street, Dornoch, IV25 3LP. 01862 810 407.

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BROWN'S GALLERY, Castle Brae, Ivy Lane, IV19 1AJ. 01862 893 884.

Open: 10am - 5pm (or by appointment)


Open: Tue-Fri 9.30am.5.30pm; Sat 10am.4pm or by appointment

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Tyne & Wear

LAING ART GALLERY, Higham Place, New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AG. 0191 232 7734.

Permanent: Proctor & Gamble Children's Gallery; Art on Tyneside. Take a trip through the history of the region's art and craft traditions in this award-winning gallery

Picture of the month

Until December 15 (Saturday mornings only)

Join the Friends of the Laing for a free 45 minute talk

HATTON GALLERY, University of Newcastle, Claremont Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU. 0191 222 6057.

The Loud and the Soft Speakers

Until May 11

Heather Ross.

Presents contemporary iteration of Kurt Schwitters' performance piece 'The Silence Poem'

SIDE PHOTOGRAPHIC GALLERY, 9 Side, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 3JE. 0191 232 2208.

Time Tunnel: a whirlwind tour through Newcastle's history; also Science Factory

Ex Voto

Until June 9

Alys Tomlinson.

People and landscape merge as place, memory and history entwine

GREAT NORTH MUSEUM: HANCOCK, Barras Bridge, Haymarket, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PT. 0191 222 7418.

'Venom': deadly cast of world's most poisonous creatures & plants

DISCOVERY MUSEUM, Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA. 0191 232 6789.

Circus! Show of Shows

Until June 2

Shares the highs and lows of the history of circus, of which animal acts were one aspect when they first appeared from the mid-19th century

BALTIC - CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3BA. 0191 478 1810.

Open: 10am-6pm; Tue 10.30am-6pm; Last entry 15mins before gallery closing time

Digital Citizen - The Precarious Subject

Until June 16

James Bridle, Alan Butler, Laura Grace Ford, Peter Hanmer, Daniela Ortiz, Jonas Staal, Kate Stonehill, Petra Szemán and Alan Warburton.

Draws on the imagination of contemporary artists to inspire a conversation on ideas of citizenship in the digital age

BLAGDON GALLERY, Milkhope Centre, Berwick Hill Road, Seaton Burn, NE13 6DA. 01670 789 944.

Open: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm; Sun 11am - 4pm

SHIPLEY ART GALLERY, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4JB. 0191 477 1495.

Open: Tues - Fri: 10am - 4pm Sat: 10am - 5pm; Sun & Mon - Closed

Craft Group: Lace Making

Until December 26

Join and learn some new skills

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THE CEILIDH PLACE, 14 West Argyle Street, IV26 2TY. 01854 612 103.   [Map]


Cafe/Bar/Shop. Programme of Events and Exhibitions. Comfortable Accommodation

W. S. Graham Centenary

Until June 6

Mike McDonnell.


June 9 - July 19

Alisa Hyslop.


July 22 - September 13

Joanna Wright and Eleanor White.

RHUEART GALLERY, RhueArt Ltd, Rhue, IV26 2TJ. 01854 612460.   [Map]



Until August 22

Ellis O'Connor.

New work based on experience of the Assynt area


August 17 - October 31

Linda Lashford.

Photographs - explore the world within the 'view' – the weed, rocks and lichen that stretch across the tidal zone

THE HARBOUR GALLERY, Argyll Street, IV26 2UB. 01854 612 282.   [Map]


Original art, contemporary, retro and vintage; framed/mounted prints

HIGHLAND STONEWARE, North Road, Wester Ross, IV26 2UN. 01571 844 376.

Open: 9am-6pm weekdays; Sat 9am-5pm Easter-October; Closed Christmas/New Year period

AN TALLA SOLAIS, Ullapool Visual Arts, Market Street, IV26 2XE. 01854 612 310.


Until May 19

A selection of artworks from members of the Royal Scottish Academy

Susan Macintosh and Peter Davis

May 25 - July 14

Contemporary watercolour paintings


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STRANRAER MUSEUM, 55 George Street, Stranraer, DG9 7JP. 01776 705 088.

WILLIAM NEAL PAINTINGS, 24 Ryan Gardens, Innermessan, Stranraer, DG9 8QP. 01776 706 953.

Moonlight & Dusk themes of Galloway in watermedia

HOOPOE PRINTS, Seymour House, 25 High Street, Port William, Newton Stewart, DG8 9SL. 01988 700 392.

Open: Appointment only

Range of original prints of birds and landscape by Lisa Hooper

WHITHORN VISITOR CENTRE, 45 - 47 George Street, Whithorn, DG8 8NS. 01988 500 508.

KEVAN MCGINTY PAINTINGS, The Studio, 107 George Street, Whithorn, Newton Stewart, DG8 8PZ.

Atmospheric landscapes from the Scottish Highlands and lowlands

LOGAN BOTANIC GARDEN, Port Logan, Near Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG9 9ND. 01776 860231.

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IMPRESSIONS GALLERY, Centenary Square, 29 Castlegate, Bradford, BD1 1SD. 01904 654724.

Africa State of Mind

Until July 15

Emmanuelle Andrianjafy, Neil Beloufa, Girma Berta, Eric Gyamfi, Kiluanji Kia Henda, Lebohang Kganye, Namsa Leuba, Michael MacGarry, Sabelo Mlangeni, Musa N Nxumalo, Ruth Ossai, Athi Patra Ruga and Michael Tsegaye.

Presents the work of a new generation of photographers from across the African continent

YORK ART GALLERY, Exhibition Square, York, YO1 7EW. 01904 687 687.

Ceramics & Buttons

Until May 12

Lucie Rie.

Ceramics - display

NATIONAL SCIENCE AND MEDIA MUSEUM, Pictureville, Queensbury, Bradford, BD1 1NQ. 01274 203 305.

Open: Daily: 10am-6pm

Above the Noise

Until June 19

Bringing together 15 stories from Bradford in a variety of forms - from words and photographs to sound installations and new artworks

YORKSHIRE SCULPTURE PARK, West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4 4LG. 01924 832631.

Open: 10am-6pm; Galleries 10am-5pm

Circle of Animals

Until June 10

Ai Weiwei.

A dramatic group of 12 bronze animal heads

GALLERY ON THE GREEN, The Curator, Gallery on the Green, Upper Settle, BD24 9HG. 07908 792 713.

Open: Fri, Sat & Sun 10am - 5pm

Beckett in a Box

May 25 - July 5

Sheila Godbolt and Alasdair Burman.

THE GALLERY UPSTAIRS, Off Main Square, (above Harlequin), Grassington, BD23 5AT. 01756 753099.

INSPIRED BY... GALLERY, The Moors National Park Centre, Danby, Whitby, YO21 2NB. 01439 772 737.

Showcasing artists inspired by the North York Moors National Park

JANETTE RAY BOOKSELLERS, 8 Bootham, YO30 7BL. 01904 623 088.

Open: Wed - Sat 9.30am - 5.30am

GALLERY 49, 1 Market Place, Old Town Bridlington, YO16 4QJ. 01262 679472.

Open: Wed - Sat 10:30am-5:00pm and Sun 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Time to Stand and Stare

Until June 15

Robin and Rose Horspool.

Paintings and drawings in mixed media

THE ART HOUSE, Drury Lane, Wakefield, WF1 2TE. 01924 312000.


Until May 18

Tony Heaton.

Sculpture, performance and film


Open: Sat - Mon: 10am-5pm

Time & Tide Part Two

Until May 6

Nigel Folds.

Contemporary art

LOTTE INCH GALLERY, 10 Bootham, York, YO30 7BL. 01904 848660.

Open: Wed-Sat: 10am-6pm

Art. Meets. Design

May 1 - 25

Places art within a design context, showcasing the poster art of some of Europe's most celebrated artist-names

The Perfect Gift! New Scotland's Stations - Northern Books

"A wealth of insider information" - Scots Magazine
"Immersive and informative" - The Courier
"This beautifully illustrated guide" - RIAS Journal
"Many great pictures" - Scottish Field

ArtWork Special Bundles - A Trio of Entertaining Volumes

An extensive new preface by the Ross Herald of Arms, Charles Bunnett, Chamberlain of Duff House