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Thurso Art Gallery

Photograph of Thurso Art GalleryHome to an eclectic Art Collection from local, highland and touring exhibitions, Thurso Art Gallery is an attraction with an exciting and diverse body of work.

With a year round programme of touring exhibitions featuring Art Crafts, Drawings, Multi-Media, Paintings and Photography, Thurso Art Gallery truly has something for all to enjoy. Previous exhibitions at the Thurso based gallery include Avizandum, Natural Magic, Polish Paper Cuts, Signs for Sounds and Spirit of Air, all of which can be viewed on the Gallery page.

As exhibitions change on a monthly basis, you can ensure that each time you visit the Thurso based Gallery, you will discover new exhibitions inspired by the beautiful Scottish Highlands.

01847 896357

Postal Address
Thurso Art Gallery
Thurso Library
Davidsons Lane
KW14 7BJ

Mrs A Keiran, Gallery Attendant

News for Thurso Art Gallery

Half-Light - Wick, Thurso, InvernessThumbnail for article : Half-Light - Wick, Thurso, Inverness
A touring exhibition of monochromatic works by Jana Emburey, Beth Legg and Karlyn Sutherland.   1st October – 12th November 2016, St Fergus Gallery, Wick.  
Artisits Talk Thurso - 7th October - Made - Caithness Contemporary CraftThumbnail for article : Artisits Talk Thurso - 7th October - Made - Caithness Contemporary Craft
A showcasing of Caithness craft through the work of Andrew Bunn, Alice Calder, Lindsey Gallacher, Ian Giles, Jenny Mackenzie Ross, Kelly Munro, Patricia Niemann and Joanne B Kaar.   You will be able to view beautifully crafted jewellery, worked Caithness stone and beach finds, ceramic sculptures, pottery and porcelain, glass, wooden and woven objects, finding pieces you might be familiar with as well as being surprised by unusual, more daring works.  
Sharmanka at Thurso Art GalleryThumbnail for article : Sharmanka at Thurso Art Gallery
Fantastic to see working with the lovely music and lighting! Really worth taking the time to see this creative masterpiece!.  
Caithness Artist's Work Sold Around The WorldThumbnail for article : Caithness Artist's Work Sold Around The World
Elaine Rapson-Grant is an internationally selling artist.  She has collectors throughout the UK, Canada, Germany, Netherlands, USA, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Italy, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, S.  
Avizandum - Retrospective ExhibitionThumbnail for article : Avizandum - Retrospective Exhibition
3rd November - 1st December 2012.  
Highland Pupils Open The Door On Ruscha's Room
A group of pupils from five Highland secondary schools have created an exhibition which is their interpretation of the works of American artist Ed Ruscha.   'Ruscha's Room - Sẹmraichean Luchd-ealain' is currently at Inverness Museum & Art Gallery until 12 February 2011.  
Artists Rooms At Swanson Gallery, Thurso
Swanson Gallery, Thurso exhibits work of acclaimed American artist Ed Ruscha - Major works from Four Decades ARTIST ROOMS on Tour with the Art Fund supported by The Scottish Government Major drawings by Ed Ruscha, one of the most influential and pioneering American artists of the past half-century, will be opening at the Swanson Gallery, Thurso Library on Saturday 15th January until 26th February as part of ARTIST ROOMS, the important new public collection of international post-war and contemporary art that independent charity the Art Fund is helping to tour across the UK.   ARTIST ROOMS is jointly owned and managed by National Galleries of Scotland and Tate on behalf of the nation.  
Matisse: Drawing with Scissors - Exhibition At Swanson GalleryThumbnail for article : Matisse: Drawing with Scissors - Exhibition At Swanson Gallery
3rd June - to 27the June 2009 Swanson Gallery, Davidson's Lane, Thurso Matisse: Drawing with Scissors The French painter, sculptor and designer, Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was one of the 20th century's most influential artists.  His vibrant works are celebrated for their extraordinary richness and luminosity of colour.  
March And April At Swanson Gallery
Swanson Gallery, Thurso 14 Feb to 14 Mar ~ Precious Cargo 2009 is Scotland's Year of Homecoming and the calendar's theme of migration, boats and the sea reflects this.  The exhibition has been designed by Brodie Nairn and Nicky Burns from Glasstorm in Tain as an innovative installation of closed Cargo boxes, one of which opens every day over the festive period to reveal a new object or contemporary 'souvenir' of the Highlands which travellers to lands across the sea might have cherished to remind them of 'home'.  
City of the Immortals At Swanson Gallery 19 Jan - 16 Feb 2008
Exhibition at The Swanson Gallery, Thurso From Sat 19 Jan to Sat 16 Feb 2008 M, T, W - 1 to 5.30pm Fr - 1 to 8pm Sat - 10am to 1pm Closed Thurs and Sun Admission Free City of the Immortals by Michelle Lord The City of the Immortals is based upon the Jorges Luis Borges short story 'The Immortal'.  In a narrative series of photographic images, the fictional city Borges describes is reconstructed for the camera to represent an unbuilt, literary environment Presented by The Highland Council Swanson Gallery 01847 896357 Area Cultural Officer 01349 885114 (NB No Exhibition at St Fergus Gallery, Wick in January due to staff absence.  

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