Visual Arts & Galleries

Visual Arts & Galleries

Night at the Museum: Comics Scotland
Comics Scotland is an exploration of Scotland's illustrious history in the development of comics at The Hunterian.
01 Dec


Fair Saturday Open Day
Join the Scottish Arts Club for Fair Saturday to build a fairer, more empathetic and humanised culture which supports our society's most vulnerable, no matter their origin.
01 Dec

30 x 30
Annual fundraising exhibition showcasing works submitted by Project Ability artists and others. This year's theme: each piece must measure 30cm x 30cm.
01 - 21 Dec

Upright Gallery's '20/20' exhibition is showing a variety of artists who’s work ranges from photomontage, calligraphy, painting, photography, illustration to textiles, artist books and printing.
01 - 22 Dec

Annual Open Exhibition
The Pier Arts Centre presents its annual celebration of art and craft by artists and makers who live and work in Orkney.
01 - 24 Dec

Jill Todd Photo Award 2018
The Jill Todd Photographic Award is an annual award providing an invaluable opportunity for emerging photographers based in Scotland and Ireland to showcase their work in a gallery exhibition.
01 - 27 Dec

ANGUSalive Winter Show 2018
There is a chance for all artists, for both amateur and professional artists based in Scotland to showcase to and have their work purchased for the Angus Art Collection. The ANGUSalive Purchase Prize of £1,500 is chosen by a panel of judges which includes artists and Visual Arts Officer, Gill Ross. There is also the Colin Dakers Memorial Purchase Prize of £1,000 which is chosen by Colin Dakers' family.
01 - 29 Dec

Fred's War
Telling the extraordinary story of the 1st Cameronians, who achieved notoriety for selling The Great War's earliest front line photographs. Follow Fred Davidson and his band of brothers from the parade ground at the Wyndford Barracks to the trenches of the Western Front.
01 - 31 Dec

Collective Open
Collective, Edinburgh's new centre for contemporary art has opened it's doors to the public as of 24 November following a restoration of the City Observatory site on Calton Hill in partnership with City of Edinburgh Council.
01 - 31 Dec

Winter Open Exhibition 2018
An exhibition for local artists, graduates, emerging and established artists from Highlands & Islands and nationally in Scotland to exhibit their work in North Lands Creative's Quatre Bras Gallery.
01 - 31 Dec

Hidden Door Christmas Art Sale
Support the volunteer-run, non-profit Hidden Door Festival at their Christmas Art Sale at Skylight Bar, just off the Royal Mile - perfect for some Christmas shopping. Prices start from just £50.
07 - 08 Dec

Popuppossum #4
Room 13's Popuppossum #4 (Pop-Up Awesome: Exhibition and pop-up shop) 12pm - 5pm at Room 13 Studios, Caol, near Fort William. Screenprinted cards, T-shirts, prints, hand-stitched sketchbooks.
08 Dec

SOURCE Relaunch & Quiz
SOURCE are holding a series of launches across the UK and Ireland. As well as unveiling the new magazine, they'll be staging a photography quiz pitching photographers against curators!
08 Dec

Culture Talk: Christine Rew
Join for an evening with Christine Rew, Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums Manager. Christine is leading the Inspiring Art and Music project which is completely transforming the Art Gallery, Cowdray Hall and Remembrance Hall.
13 Dec