New national study into small-scale creative finance
Posted by Gwilym Gibbons on June 30th, 2011
Shetland Arts is pleased to publish today a major new study into the need for and provision of small-scale finance for creative practitioners and the creative sector. The study commissioned by Shetland Arts and carried out by the BoP Consulting
through 2010 provides a key insight into the finance needs and habits of creative people… Read the rest...
Posted by Jane Matthews on June 27th, 2011
An exhibition of contemporary children’s book illustration curated by author Julia Donaldson and organised by The Park Gallery, Falkirk and Artlink Central is due to start a tour of the UK following the recent news that Julia Donaldson has been appointed Children’s Laureate. It has been announced this week that Shetland Arts’ Bonhoga Gallery is… Read the rest...
Progress on the Mareel site
Posted by Gwilym Gibbons on June 22nd, 2011
It’s about time for an update on the construction of Mareel. Those of you that have been following progress will have heard that DITT Construction have had a few set backs in recent months with a couple of subcontractors who were involved in the glazing and the roof, but although progress on the exterior of… Read the rest...
Shetland Youth Theatre performs ‘Five Minute Theatre’
Posted by John Haswell on June 21st, 2011
From 5.00 pm tonight (Tue) until 5.00 pm tomorrow (Wed) The National Theatre of Scotland will be celebrating its fifth birthday by screening over 200 pieces of five minute theatre from all over the country and beyond. The pieces will reflect the depth and range of creativity across the nation. Shetland Arts is delighted that… Read the rest...
RSNO to visit Shetland as part of BBC Music Nation
Posted by Gwilym Gibbons on June 16th, 2011
The BBC today (16th June 2011) announced Shetland’s involvement in Music Nation, a weekend of live music events taking place across the UK on 3 & 4 March 2012, with related performances and community activities in the week leading up to it.
Thursday 1– Monday 5 March
The Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) will be… Read the rest...