Jeremy Corbyn has hailed Dundee for leading the way in the arts revolution he wants to take place across the UK.
Bookmaker William Hill believes Perth has the best chance of winning the coveted City of Culture title.
The UK City of Culture title is a designation given to a city in Britain for a period of one year.
It all looked fantastic: The old City Hall, which has famously lain vacant for more than a decade, was dressed with banners, disco lights and flowers as a wild party erupted on its steps.
The last uncast model of celebrated Angus sculptor William Lamb will be preserved for future generations as a bronze statuette.
The annual Angus Open Studios event came to an end with a fanfare on Monday.
An annual event showcasing the work of Angus artists will take place next week.
An extensive programme of live music has been unveiled for this summer’s Cupar Arts Festival.