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Space 2 Face girls group to exhibit in Lodberrie Traders

Posted by on June 29th, 2015 No Comments
Space 2 Face girls group to exhibit in Lodberrie Traders ‘It won’t be pretty’ an exhibition by the space2face girls’ group 2 – 4 July 2015 Members of the Anderson High School Space2Face girls group create the artworks. For three days at the beginning of July, the Lodberrie Traders will be home to an unusual exhibition of artwork entitled ‘It won’t be pretty’, by a… Read the rest...

Literary Stars line up for Shetland Noir.

Posted by on June 29th, 2015 No Comments
A galaxy of crime fiction writers are set to appear at Mareel this November for Shetland Noir, Shetland’s first ever festival of crime fiction, including local author Marsali Taylor, and Shetland’s very own Ann Cleeves.   As well as the six special guest authors, Arne Dahl, Hakan Nesser, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir, Alex Gray, Denise Mina and… Read the rest...

Artwork to celebrate Shetland’s Pelagic Fishing Industry

Posted by on June 17th, 2015 2 Comments
Artwork to celebrate Shetland’s Pelagic Fishing Industry A newly formed group, the Pelagic Sculpture Partnership, comprising Shetland Catch, Shetland Fish Producers’ Organisation, Lerwick Port Authority and LHD, in association with Shetland Arts hope to commission a brand new piece of artwork for Lerwick harbour front. The sculpture is being sponsored by the four businesses who have been successful in obtaining match funding… Read the rest...

I Vesterled

Posted by on June 17th, 2015 No Comments
I Vesterled Untitled, David Rios I Vesterled The Pier Store, Shetland Museum & Archives Saturday 20th June: 10.00 – 17.00 / Sunday 21st June: 12.00 – 17.00 A new exhibition, entitled I Vesterled, opens this Saturday at the Pier Store, Shetland Museum and Archives. The exhibition features the work of David Rios, Hilde Skevik, Ånond Versto, Bjørn… Read the rest...

If you love music, go and see Lau, by Lewie Peterson

Posted by on June 12th, 2015 No Comments
If you love music, Lewie Peterson reckons you’d better go and see Lau.  Have a look below and see why. When a fiddle player, accordionist and guitarist decided to jam in a kitchen in Edinburgh, few would imagine that a decade later they would become one of the leading lights in the Scottish music scene.… Read the rest...