Archive for November, 2010

Expressions of Interest sought for website development

Posted by on November 23rd, 2010 No Comments

Shetland Arts are looking for a web development company to help them build the online presence for Mareel, Shetland’s music, cinema and creative industries venue currently under construction on Lerwick’s waterfront.

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Bedtime Stories in The Street

Posted by on November 23rd, 2010 No Comments

For the next four weeks a calm and beautiful digital artwork can be seen from dusk until the early hours in central Lerwick, cladding an eight metre wall on the Fish Bowl shop opposite Architect Richard Gibson’s office near the Market Cross.
Bedtime Stories is a digital textile architectural covering, created for the site by…

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Reinhardt returns, this time with his Latin-Swing band

Posted by on November 19th, 2010 No Comments

Shetland is to welcome guitarist Lulo Reinhardt back for a one-off concert during the Peerie Willie Guitar Season as part of his world tour. The German gypsy jazz musician will this time be taking his 5 piece band, the “Lulo Reinhardt Latin-Swing Project”
The concert will take place at Lerwick Town Hall on Wednesday 24th…

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Arts Focus Survey – How are we doing?

Posted by on November 16th, 2010 6 Comments

Have your say about the work of Shetland Arts
In 2007 Shetland Arts piloted a small-scale consultation process called Art Focus. People were invited to focus group meetings to discuss issues for the arts in Shetland.
It was a new step for us, and an important one. Although people found lots of positive things to…

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Sprickle an’ Peester

Posted by on November 11th, 2010 No Comments


Christmas Exhibition, Bonhoga Gallery 19 Nov – 23 December 2010
Line and form are the themes of this year’s Christmas exhibition at Bonhoga Gallery, which opens to the public with an evening event on Thursday 18th November from 7.30 – 9pm.
Collections of work have been brought to Shetland from studios and designers from throughout

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