Posts Tagged ‘visual art’

Alison Hayes’s visual art exhibition review

Posted by on July 22nd, 2009 No Comments
This is the last week to go along to Bonhoga Gallery and see the wonderful show of  show of film pieces by Alison Hayes entitled Island Sounds.  The exhibition is very beautiful and calming and will lift the spirits on another wet Shetland day.  Alison visited Bonhoga to install her show and enjoyed her visit,… Read the rest...

Jono Sandilands’ Mareel marketing degree show

Posted by on July 4th, 2009 1 Comment
Jono Sandilands, a graphic designer from Lerwick, recently showcased his first class acheiving final year project during the Gray’s School of Art Degree Show, part of Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen. His project was a conceptual branding plan for Mareel; producing logos, marketing materials and the intriguing ‘light box’ inspired by the shape of the… Read the rest...

Open Quintet’s exhibition at Bonhoga review

Posted by on June 22nd, 2009 No Comments
A  busy night at Bonhoga Gallery saw nearly all the participating artists attend the exhibition preview of Open Quintet.  This is the first initiative by Shetland Arts to take forward the five prizewinners from the 2008 Shetland Open Art Exhibition and create an exhibition to showcase their talents.  The opening was busy and both curator… Read the rest...

Gonna have a Vunky good time – Vunk Fest 2009

Posted by on June 19th, 2009 No Comments
Those hard working music and arts loving folks over at Vunk Ventures are at it again. This time it’s in the shape of Vunk Fest, a “non profit festival of rock music and art works inspired by music” Taking place over the weekend of the 11th and 12th July, Vunk Fest will comprise two events… Read the rest...

Submissions for Shetland Open Art Exhibition 2009 invited

Posted by on June 11th, 2009 No Comments
All artists and makers, who are over 18 and Shetland by birth, education or residency are invited to submit a piece for this year’s Open.  The show runs 5 September – 4 October with the preview on Wednesday 2 September at 7.30pm. An  Open Information Sheet is available.… Read the rest...