D&G|OUT: The Lighthouse, Glasgow

31 Jan - 22 Feb 2014

Review Gallery
The Lighthouse
11 Mitchell Lane
Glasgow G1 3NU

D&G|OUT @ The Lighthouse will feature pieces by 17 ceramicists, jewellers, textile designers, printmakers and others with a national and international profile - all from Dumfries and Galloway or with strong connections.

We hope the exhibition will give a flavour of the unique experience of studio visiting with a vision to inspire discussions around where and how designers and makers create their work and how they connect with the outside world.

Artists on show are:

Andrew Adair 
Leo Blamire 
Colin Blanchard 
Clare Dawdry 
Joanne Garner 
Astrid Jaekel
Sarah Keast 
Wendy Kershaw 
Alison Macleod 
Morag Macpherson 
Archie McCall 
Suzi Plunkett
Andy Priestman 
Amanda Simmons 
Christine Hester Smith 
Natalie Vardey 
Joyce Woodcock 

Preview: 30 Jan 2014 6 -8 pm

With Pecha Kucha by designers
Wendy Kershaw
Morag Macpherson
Suzi Plunkett 
and opportunities to see and purchase additional work by these 3 artists.
Music and Refreshments Provided

Spring Fling 2014 Brochure will also be launched at the Opening.

 

An Afternoon with the Artists: 8 February 2014 1-4pm

Can't make it to the opening? Don't worry, we have organised a series of talks and workshop with Amanda Simmons, Colin Blanchard & Alison Macloed.

  • Corsock-based glass artist Amanda Simmons will discuss her residency in the Highlands and her involvement in SOFA Art and Design fair in Chicago in Autumn 2013.
  • Printmaker Colin Blanchard will talk about his dedication to handmade original prints.
  • Jeweller Alison Macleod will lead a drop-in workshop for adults. 

There will also be opportunities to see and purchase additional work by the artists.