Crime fiction festival to come to Shetland in 2015
Posted by Lisa Ward on November 25th, 2014
Shetland Arts and Promote Shetland are delighted to announce that Shetland Noir, in association with Iceland Noir, will take place at Mareel from Friday 13 November until Sunday 15 November 2015.
The Crime Fiction Festival will be the first of its kind ever to be held in Shetland and the headliners will be: Denise Mina,… Read the rest...
Northern Lights Head South
Posted by Lisa Ward on November 19th, 2014
Northern Lights Ambassadors – a group of 13-25 year olds from Shetland – have been working since September on a creative project inspired by the work of world-famous photojournalist Don McCullin. Funded as part of the ARTIST ROOMS On Tour programme with the support of Arts Council England, the Art Fund and Creative Scotland, the… Read the rest...
Mareel wins 2 IAA Design Commendations
Posted by Lisa Ward on November 11th, 2014
Mareel has won 2 commendations at the Inverness Architectural Association (IAA) Awards which cover the North of Scotland and the Islands. At the awards event held in Skye on Friday 7 November, Mareel picked up a Commendation for Best New Building and another for Best Building Overall.
These Commendations are the latest in a string… Read the rest...
Full line-up for Shetland International Guitar Festival 2014 announced
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 25th, 2014
Shetland Arts has announced the line-up for its Shetland Guitar Heroes
concert on Saturday 8 November, happening as part of the Shetland International Guitar Festival 2014
, which runs from 6-8 November this year. It has also announced the addition of a festival fringe event on Wednesday 5 November: Tommy Emmanuel & Martin Taylor in… Read the rest...