Ever since I was a little girl I have loved drawing and painting. I always knew I wanted to be an artist so after studying art at high school in Ayrshire I continued my art education at GlasgowCollege of Building and Printing and Cardonald College. In 2002, after building a large portfolio of various types of work, I gained a place at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Dundee.
Birnam Arts is a not for profit, community owned and run centre in the picturesque village of Dunkeld & Birnam in rural Perthshire. We offer theatre, music, comedy, workshops, art exhibitions,conference and meetings facilities, weddings, parties, community events, community group meetings not to mention our Beatrix Potter Exhibition, Foyer Cafй and Potter's Junction Gift Shop. Open all year round.
We believe that art can inspire, entertain, educate and transform people's lives. Artists and arts charities have the unique talent and ability to create great art that can do this. Yet many surviveon low incomes and struggle to make ends meet. So Wasps was set up to provide good quality, affordable studio space to enable artists and arts charities to carry out their work.
Generator is a Dundee-based organisation established in 1996. Alongside the primary aim of being collectively held by those who wish to engage and support the continuation of the organisation,Generator hosts a project and exhibition space better known as Generator Projects. This space was established to allow creative practitioners, developing experimental, critical and/or contemporarily relevant work, the opportunity to exhibit.
The Gallery represents over 40 artists from around the UK and abroad. Many of the artists have won major awards and commendations for their wildlife artwork. Using differing styles and techniques inthe artwork they produce it comes together as a visual feast for you to enjoy.
We show work by artists from all over the world bringing real variety and choice. In addition to our local artists, we specialise in contemporary art by artisans from USA, Canada, and France as wellas Collector items. We are always looking to add to our ‘artist bank' online.
Gallery Q participates in Own Art - a national initiative that makes buying contemporary art and craft affordable by letting you spread the cost of your purchase over 10 months with an interest freeloan. Located in the heart of Dundee GalleryQ brings art lovers and collectors the very best of Scottish contemporary art. With more than a decade's experience we host regular exhibitions throughout the year at the gallery, while maintaining a strong presence at major art fairs.
Dundee Contemporary Arts is a world-class centre for the development and exhibition of contemporary art and culture. This vision is delivered by our staff through our mission, aims and objectives andis supported by our key stakeholders. On the site you will also find a full list of the trustees of DCA and a list of DCA staff. Download our most recent Annual Review.
Whether you are requiring an item for picture framing, a wedding or portrait photographer or a piece of art for your home, you will find here at Frameworks honest, friendly and practical advice. Withtwenty five years experience Frameworks is a long established and well-known family run business serving clients from Dundee, Angus, St. Andrews, Fife, Perth, Tayside and other areas of Scotland. We offer a quality of excellence carried out to the highest professional and ethical standards.
Helen Glassford the co-founder of TATHA, was born in Lancaster in 1976 and grew up in the foothills of the Lake District. She came to Dundee to study a Fine Art Painting degree at Duncan ofJordanstone College of Art in 1995 alongside such contemporaries as Paul Reid, Delia Baille and Robert MacMillan.