The Shetland Open & Bairns’ Open

Posted by on April 21st, 2014 No Comments

26 April – 1 June 2014
Public opening & presentation of awards: Saturday 26 April 2014, 11am – 1pm
Shetland Arts is celebrating the creativity and diverse talent abundant in Shetland with the start of this year’s Shetland Open at Bonhoga Gallery on Saturday 26th April. Once again the response has been fantastic with over…

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Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers

Posted by on March 25th, 2014 No Comments

Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers! Shetland Forwirds invites Shetland-based craftmakers to take part in the Year of Dialect 2014 through incorporating dialect into your work. Find out more & how to apply here:


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Time to Shine Shetland – Youth Arts Strategy

Posted by on January 31st, 2014 No Comments

Time to Shine is a new opportunity for young people in all parts of Shetland to really get involved in the arts activities they want. Time to Shine is being launched by Creative Scotland. Shetland Arts is working with Shetland Islands Council’s Creative Links and Youth Services to make this happen in Shetland. Young people will be at the…

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2 Free Continuous Professional Development Opportunities

Posted by on January 29th, 2014 No Comments

Two free CPD (Continuous Professional Development) Opportunities at Bonhoga Gallery, Weisdale Mill.
For artists, teachers and community based staff.
Dennis Coutts: Sixties’ Revisited… – Book Online Here
Monday 10 February 2014, 4.30 – 6pm.
Teas/ coffees will be available on arrival.
After the huge success of Dennis Coutts’ 2012 exhibition, Sixties’ Exposure, the era is

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Festive Fun at Bonhoga

Posted by on November 13th, 2013 No Comments

The exhibition by local artist Paul Bloomer in the main gallery at Bonhoga is not the only attraction at the Gallery, Shop and Cafe this season: Fans of festive fare will have plenty to look forward to including late night shopping with a great selection of unique gifts available for purchase, festive workshops for bairns,…

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