Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire hosted its annual Gleneagles For Art Lovers event in its elegant ballroom at the weekend.
John Bellany's work hangs in the world's most prestigious galleries and in the homes of David Bowie and Sean Connery. One of Scotland's greatest living artists, he has taken part in a documentary about his life created by his film-maker son Paul. He tells Jack McKeown about Fire in the Blood.
An exhibition of computer-generated art in Dundee features one program that will have generated around 36 million 'paintings' by the time it ends next month. Ursula Pool talks to the exhibition's curator, Donna Holford-Lovell.
Children's author Dame Jacqueline Wilson was given the kind of reception normally reserved for pop stars when she read extracts from her new book at Dundee University this week.
With such a strong Irish contribution to this year's programme, it was only fitting that StAnza 2010 -- Scotland's international poetry festival -- was launched in St Andrews on St Patrick's Day.
The 90-year-old war veteran and author of biography Forgotten Highlander said last night he was "overwhelmed" by the response to his book.