What do you get if you run an exhibition dominated by five tonnes of terrezo marble floor in tandem with an exhibition that invites visitors to interact with 200kg of eggshells?
It’s been a year of celebration for The McManus: Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museum with an exciting programme of exhibitions and events to mark the institution’s 150th anniversary and to highlight the important role it has played past and present as a major cultural attraction.
Steven Kyle, Changing for the Future Programme Manager with the Dundee City Council, visited Turin to learn how the city is using design to shape public services. Here is what he learned:
Wasps has been creating a buzz in Dundee since 1977 – Caroline Lindsay speaks to three creatives who have thrived since they made a bee-line for the charity's art studios and work spaces
Now that Maggie’s Penguin Parade has officially waddled into Dundee, it’s time for local artists across Courier Country to get creative and bring the Penguins to life.
On November 11, people of all ages will gather across Courier Country to commemorate Armistice Day. So what better time for families to come together to create an intergenerational First World War poster as part of Character Scotland’s competition Inspiring Purpose Poster Awards.
It’s not every day that you get to chill with a troupe of dancing penguins but that was the treat awaiting dozens of guests in the Counting House at DCT Thomson’s flagship Meadowside building at last night’s official launch of Maggie’s Penguin Parade – a colony – or “waddle” – of 100 colourful giant penguins set to invade Dundee during 2018.
As Maggie’s Penguin Parade launches tonight, designer Janice Aitken tells Caroline Lindsay about the process that went into creating the lovable stars of Dundee’s next art trail
Have you ever wondered how to stop polar bears paying you a visit while you sleep?
A month-long exhibition which launches at the Tatha Gallery in Newport this weekend is a family affair.