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Now/Next: iota presents
Bill McQuarrie, 16-30 September 2017.
Inspired by contemporary life – politics, religion, monarch & culture, the work creates rich fields layered with colour and texture.
previously:John taylor, 4 -26 August 2017.
previously:3rd -17th june
COLIN ROBERTSON - POTTED HISTORY
GRADUATE OF DUNDEE COLLEGE OF ART AND TECHNOLOGY IN DESIGN & CRAFTS. POST-DIPLOMA YEAR WON A TRAVELLING SCHOLARSHIP. SUFFERING FROM SEVERE OVERDOSE OF ART IN ITALY, HE ESCAPED EASTWARDS AND RETURNED WITH DRAWINGS AND THREE- DIMENSIONAL WORKS IN RESPONSE TO THE INTERIOR SPACES OF THE MOSQUES IN ISTANBUL. EXHIBITED IN EDINBURGHIN LATE 60'S, OIL PAINTINGS OF DUNDEE BUS CONDUCTRESSES AND LIFE ABOARD A TRAWLER. EXHIBITED 'FROM YOSHITOSHI TO WINEHOUSE'AT IOTA 2014. COMPULSIVE HILL WALKER TO DATE.
Thursday 4th May 2017, Private View 6-9pm. Exhibition until 27th May. Venue: iota
Thursday 6th April2017, Private View 6-9pm. Exhibition until 22nd April. Venue: iota
iota presents this stunning show by Sara Alonso. 'Not Alone' is the result of a phenomenal challenge the artist set herself in 2016: to walk the Camino di Santiago route in the searing heat of the Spanish summer, resist engagement with social networks & produce an artwork each day of the walk.
Saturday 22nd April 2017, from 6.30pm. Venue: Bridge of Allan Parish Church Halls
Book your place now… iota friend Carol Kidd will be performing at the Artlink Central Gala Charity Event 'Art off the Rock'. An evening of art and music, including a Charity Auction featuring original works by some of Scotland's leading artists and including a painting by Carol Kidd. Additional paintings by Carol will also be on sale along with affordable original artwork, craft and jewellery. Commencing at 6.30pm, drinks and light supper will be served and Carol's performance will take place at 8pm with the auction following at 9pm. For more information about the charity and to book tickets in advance please seewww.artlinkcentral.org or call Artlink Central on 01786 450971. Recommended donation: £15 per person.
Thursday 4th May 2017, Private View 6-9pm. Exhibition until 27th May. Venue: iota. Kate Charlesworth ‘Cartoonista!’
Curated by John McShane, iota is honoured to present the first solo show of work by Kate Charlesworth, Cartoonist, Illustrator & Writer.
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Saturday 18 March 2017
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iota enjoyed taking 'Confessionals & Vending Machines' to Poésies en mouvement #7, with Makaronic in Geneva. A fantastic collection of performances made for a swathe of exchange on the subject of 'Confessions'
'Painting Life after Death.
The work of Robert McNeil'
Premiered at Film City, Directed by : Michael Hough and Emma Sanders. Filmed in Glasgow.
and Pascale Steenkiste, Solo Show hosted by iota.
AUGUST Exhibition & Interactive installation by Peter McCarey & Duncan Scott.
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Glasgow School of Art M.Res. Creative Practices
Artists: Agnes Jones, Celia Garcia, Gina Lundy, Jade Jackson, Jane Walker, Julie Laing, Jonathan Webster, Leo Plumb, Marta Tokarz, Nicole Manley, Niki Taylor, Sebastian Tay, Struan Kenned, Stuart Nicholson GROUP SHOW
CATCH UP WITH WHAT OUR IOTA PAL CAROL KIDD HAS BEEN UP TO.. FANTASTIC RECENT WORK AND HOME GIGS. Video Installation by Bill Millett Beyond Language
'Nothing is fixed it is always in a flux like transient murmurations.' Bill Millett.