Category : Art Scotland

Art Scotland / Article - 11 months ago

Profile | Artobotic

Intrepid art lovers across Scotland’s capital city are searching out Artobotic’s innovative art vending machines. We ask project originator Denny Hunter ‘what is an Artobotic?’ When, where and why did Artobotic begin?Vending machines had always in...

Art Scotland / Article - 11 months ago

Artist Interview | Kirsty Boutle

Kirsty Boutle is an artist using drawing, painting and sculpture as a material interrogation of the body. What drives your passion – when did you know that art is what you wanted to do? I’ve always made art in some form or other. I applied to art c...

Art Scotland / Article - 1 year ago

Artist Interview | Flore Gardner

FLORE GARDNER’s work protocol based on daily drawing practice, notably making one drawing per day, a small, secret drawing in a notebook which is then transformed through processes of enlargement, translation and repetition. Subjects include the o...

Art Scotland / Article - 1 year ago

Artist Interview | Shelagh Brown

Shelagh Brown is an artist who combines an interest in the history of art and contemporary art practice to challenge viewers to think in different ways about the ordinary events and experiences of our lives and to evoke a physical or emotional res...

Art Scotland / Article - 1 year ago

Artist Interview | Anna Oberfeld

Anna Oberfeld is an artist whose work investigates ideas of femininity, memory and existence, by taking traces and artefacts of personal memories, and making them into a visual vernacular, consisting of, amongst other elements, personal iconograph...

Art Scotland / Article - 1 year ago

Artist Interview | Bobby Nixon

Bobby Nixon is an artist from Scotland based in Yorkshire. His work explores dark and hidden aspects of the human condition through painting, drawing and printmaking. What drives your passion – when did you know that art is what you wanted to do?I...

Art Scotland / Article - 1 year ago

Profile | Bonkers Contemporary

Bonkers founder Freddie Thomas This October, Bonkers Contemporary will present its second exhibition in Edinburgh, we asked founder and exhibition curator Freddie Thomas about Bonkers, where it began and what’s next. When, why and where did Bonke...

Art Scotland / Article - 1 year ago

Artist Interview | Kevin Low

Kevin Low is an artist living and working in Glasgow, his new exhibition Women & Men is currently on show at the Union Gallery in Edinburgh. What drives your passion – when did you know that art is what you wanted to do? It’s an obsession. It’s...

Art Scotland / Article - 1 year ago

Artist Interview | Abigail Smith

Abigail Smith is an artist interested in how words can affect the way in which we visualise things. She concentrates on visual documentation of language and alternates between drawing, film and alternative photography techniques. Abigail Smith Wha...

Art Scotland / Article - 1 year ago

Artist Interview | Andrew Phillips

What drives your passion — when did you know that art is what you wanted to do?It’s always been there in some form, a kind of undertow to my life even when it was not the most prominent element, but I can’t pinpoint one particular moment where it...