Archive for September, 2010

Artists and a Curriculum for Excellence Event

Posted by on September 30th, 2010 No Comments

We have all heard of the four capacities but what does the new curriculum mean for teachers and for artists working with them?
This all day seminar for artists who work in educational contexts will be held at the Tramway in Glasgow on the 25th November will dig deeper into the Curriculum for Excellence.
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Workshops with Break-dancer Tony Mills

Posted by on September 28th, 2010 No Comments

As part of the visit to Shetland by Room 2 Manoevre, Shetland Arts is offering the opportunity to participate in free workshops with Tony Mills.  Tony, who will be performing a dynamic bill of dance solos, Watch It and Such A Bloke, at the Garrison Theatre on Wednesday 13th October, is a highly regarded contemporary…

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Leading Break-dancer to Perform at the Garrison

Posted by on September 28th, 2010 No Comments

Shetland Arts in partnership with Room 2 Manoeuvre present Watch iT! and Such a Bloke, a dynamic double bill of dance solos performed by break-dancer and choreographer Tony Mills.  The show is coming to the Garrison Theatre on Wednesday 13th October as part of a Scottish wide tour.  Tony who originally hails from Orkney has…

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The Shetland Open Portrait Awards 2010

Posted by on September 21st, 2010 No Comments

The themed element of portraiture is a new angle for the Shetland Open exhibition that has been running annually for over 15 years and it has truly captured the imagination of Shetland’s artists.
 As has always been the tradition the Shetland Open is a non-selective exhibition of work by amateur, professional and student artists and craft-makers linked…

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What is Freedom?

Posted by on September 21st, 2010 No Comments

Freedom is an ongoing video art project by polish artist Justyna Maluchnik, showing at Bonhoga Gallery, to coincide with the Open Portrait Awards Exhibition, until October 3rd.
Currently the film work consists of two sections; one made while the artist was studying in Finland in 2008 and the second as part of her Masters degree…

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