Posts Tagged ‘Portage’

Creative Learning Network Event

Posted by on March 5th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts presents this Continuous Professional Development Event in partnership with SIC Education and Creative Links. The Creative Learning Network is an opportunity for artists, school and community based staff to come together for inspiration on new creative ideas for learning. The event is not open to the general public. Jayne Wallace is a digital… Read the rest...

Portage: Anchor Points – Jayne Wallace

Posted by on February 27th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts is proud to present Dr. Jayne Wallace’s first solo show at Bonhoga Gallery.  Her work and research is known internationally and the exhibition is the first solo show in the UK of digital jewellery and interactive art objects. Jayne Wallace is a digital artist with a background in contemporary jewellery. The core of… Read the rest...

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… Read the rest...

International Textile Exhibition at Bonhoga

Posted by on October 1st, 2010 No Comments
The current exhibition at Shetland Arts’ Bonhoga Gallery is  “Portage: textiles, extremes of scale.“ The exhibition is about contemporary textiles- we are all experts in textiles. From birth we have slept in them, worn them, sat on them and at this time of year we draw them together over windows to banish the cold and… Read the rest...

Lilypad Arduino Project

Posted by on August 25th, 2010 No Comments
Shetland Arts has funding to commission three full or part-time craft makers working in textiles to create a small work each using Lilypad Arduino technology as part of the Portage: Extremes of Scale exhibition at Bonhoga in October 2010. Go to the Opportunities page on our website for more information. Closing date for submissions is… Read the rest...