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Summer workshops at Shetland Arts

Posted by on July 14th, 2015 No Comments
Summer workshops at Shetland Arts In addition to the print and drawing workshops with Berenice Carrington Shetland Arts will be hosting workshops on drama and narrative non fiction writing for both adults and children to take place over the summer. Local author Malachy Tallack will host a narrative non fiction writing workshop at Mareel on Monday 27th July. Tallack, whose… Read the rest...

Drawing Workshops with Berenice Carrington

Posted by on July 14th, 2015 No Comments
Drawing Workshops with Berenice Carrington Shetland Arts is hosting a series of workshops with artist Berenice Carrington as part of the new exhibition Unearthed which opens at Bonhoga on 25 July.  The workshops suitable for all levels of experience   Ethnographic drawing Wednesday 29 July 1-4pm Mareel Green Room An introduction to the method that has been the basis for… Read the rest...

DRIFT

Posted by on July 11th, 2015 No Comments
DRIFT Vision Mechanics’ new production, Drift, is inspired by Shetland crofter, Betty Mouat.  On a beach setting, a soundscape of 9 songs and 9 sculptural installations represent the days she spent adrift at sea. “A beach trip like no other.” ***** Irene Brown, Edinburgh Guide.com Drift is on at Skaw Beach, Unst from 10-13 July, as… Read the rest...

Public invited to have their say on future development priorities for Visual Art & Craft

Posted by on July 9th, 2015 No Comments
Public invited to have their say on future development priorities for Visual Art & Craft Following the success of recent consultations on Theatre earlier this year, Shetland Arts is hosting a series of meetings to discuss the future priorities for the development of Visual Art and Craft in Shetland. The first meeting will be held at the Garrison Theatre at 6pm – 7pm on Tuesday 14th July.  A second meeting… Read the rest...

Fiddle Frenzy Programme Released

Posted by on July 9th, 2015 No Comments
Fiddle Frenzy Programme Released The countdown to Fiddle Frenzy, Shetland Arts’ annual celebration of the Shetland fiddle tradition, is underway with only 3 weeks to go. All tickets are now on sale – for both full week and day packages of workshops, the 7 evening concerts that place across the week, and a special lecture event discussing the… Read the rest...