Archive for December, 2011

Shetland Arts discusses plans for cinema in Mareel

Posted by on December 20th, 2011 No Comments

Kathy Hubbard, Head of Development, sits in Cinema 1 and chats about plans for Mareel’s cinematic offerings:…

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Seasons Greetings from Shetland Arts!

Posted by on December 19th, 2011 No Comments

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Expressions of Interest invited for music events at Mareel

Posted by on December 13th, 2011 No Comments

With the opening of Mareel in 2012, Shetland Arts is seeking Expressions of Interest from individuals and groups who wish to assist with scheduling a range of regular musical activities in the building.
Together with the programme of concerts in the main auditorium, there will be a range of informal events in the café bar…

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Book launch a success

Posted by on December 9th, 2011 No Comments

The book launch of ‘New Artisans’ at Bonhoga Gallery on 7 December was a great success, despite frosty conditions, with a good number of visitors attending and celebrating the launch.
The book, by international design expert and acclaimed style blogger Olivier Dupon, profiles Whalsay born textile designers Andrea Williamson and Jen Deschênes, along with over…

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The New Artisans review by Angela Hunt

Posted by on December 9th, 2011 No Comments

The New Artisans, Olivier Dupon
Pub. Thames and Hudson 2011. ISBN 978-0-500-51585-3
£24.95
Reviewed by Angela Hunt
Senior Lecturer in Creative Industries, Shetland College.

The New Artisans, researched and collated by Olivier Dupon, is an elegant and thoughtfully designed book which profiles 75 contemporary creative makers from around the world in a selection which Dupon

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