The financial commitment made by the Scottish Government means the V&A project can now appoint staff and progress with fund-raising, but it is also about raising public awareness outside of Dundee.
The Caird Hall rang to the applause from over 1,000 youngsters as the winners of the Scottish Children’s Book Awards were announced on Thursday.
Pubs in Perth and St Andrews are featured in a replica statue of the Famous Grouse illustrated by artist Johanna Basford, who studied in Dundee.
Perth artist Jon Hoad specialises in depicting prehistoric life, and his images of dinosaurs have been on display in museums and exhibitions across the world. He tells Jennifer Cosgrove more about what it's like to be a paleo-artist.
A first edition of the first Harry Potter book, personally annotated by JK Rowling, has sold for £150,000 at auction.
Kirriemuir has hosted the UK launch of a new book about J. M. Barrie's early literary career that aims to debunk long-standing myths about the author.
More than 100 poets, artists, writers, musicians and actors will descend on St Andrews for what is being billed as Scotland's most innovative poetry festival ever.
The recession has reached the work of Dundee's finest artist James McIntosh Patrick, with one of his original watercolours failing to reach its reserve price at auction in the city this week.
A stunning illustration of a friend ripping through a sheet of paper has captured the top prize at this year's McIntosh Patrick School Awards in Dundee.
Two modern landscape painters have joined forces for a colourful exhibition in St Andrews.