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Jim Lambie,  Sun Visor, 2014, 56x76 cm, pigment print with spray paint addition in a varied edition of 50. Courtesy: Glasgow Print Studio
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Pictures of… five decades of printmaking

An exhibition at Glasgow Print Studio presents over five decades of prints from the organisation’s archive, and includes work by 52 artists spanning screenprinting, lithograph, etching and much more.

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RSA Award Winners. Left to right: Delia Baillie RSA (exhibition convenor; James Knox (Director of the Fleming-Wyfold Foundation); Jasmine Summerton; Sam Drake ; Clara Hastrup; Camille Bernard; Luke Vinnicombe; Felix Carr; Kirsty Wallace; James Howden Boyle; Doug Stevens; Megan Hampton; Claire Connor (kneeling); Jonathan Piper; Lucy Wayman; Oliver Beetschen; Diane Percy Chorafa; Callum Kennedy (kneeling); Fergus Low; Elspeth Tayler; Robbie Miller; Tamara Richardson; Douglas Connell (Trustee of the Stevenston Trust); Rachel Simmonds (Chairman of the Friends of the RSA. Courtesy RSA
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RSA New Contemporaries award winners announced

22 awards totalling over £40,000 have been presented at the opening of the RSA New Contemporaries exhibition in Edinburgh, which showcases works by 2016 graduates form art and architecture schools in Scotland.

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Georgina Starr, Exorcism of the Luna Milk Orb (Study for the Birth of Sculpture), 2015 and Cooper Gallery commissioned artist's book The History of Sculpture, 2013, installation view. Featuring A Modular Infrastructure Acting In Concert With Cooper Gallery, 2016 by Cullinan Richards.
Photo: Ross Fraser MacLean/ Studio RoRo 2016. Image courtesy of the artists and Cooper Gallery DJCAD University of Dundee
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Creating spaces for dialogue: feminist thinking in art practice

‘Of Other Spaces: Where does gesture become event?’ is a two-‘chapter’ exhibition and symposium at Cooper Gallery, Dundee that presents contemporary and historical feminist art from the 1970s onwards in an attempt to create a dialogue between “artists, thinkers, artworks and practices”. Dundee-based artist Valerie Norris reports from Scotland’s ‘she town’.

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Sound Store Success!

After a few weeks of time off from the internship due to a house move, holidays, e.t.c. I was back at Glen Finglas to finalise the audio interpretation work for the internship project. The blackbox device had been sent off […]

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Rhona Taylor, Deviation
 
Painting directly on to cell walls, ceiling and floor
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Confined Spaces: exhibition turns former jail into temporary gallery

‘Confined Spaces’ is a group exhibition in the cells of the Old Gaol and Police Station at Campbeltown on the west coast of Scotland. Chris Sharratt speaks to artist and curator Rhona Taylor about the challenges of turning the 19th century building into a temporary gallery space for work by 11 artists.

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Spectacuar Seasons: Glen Finglas Volunteer Perspectives

After last weeks technology issues, I’ve returned to editing new material with enthusiasm. The new tracks below are the written work of Glen Finglas volunteer Gill Walker (@Gillw10). Gill is a keen outdoor and environmental enthusiast and a current upland […]

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Audio Extras and Thwarted by Technology

It’s been a wee while since my last blog update so this post will cover a few things that have developed in the project from June. I have collected some additional field recordings over the last two weeks including some […]

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Poetry Slamming!

After a few weeks of reflecting on the audio that I have already completed, I was pleased to receive feedback from the Glen Finglas site ranger Gwen Raes. She is very happy with how the sound work is developing and […]

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