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Cearcall a’ Chuain [ the ocean’s cycle]

This year’s annual Comann Eachdraidh Uibhist a Tuath exhibition Cearcall a’ Chuain [ the ocean’s cycle] explores the fascinating theme of the sea and stories about the waters that surround our island. The exhibition  will include cases of sea related objects as well as the amazing collection of model boats from the Reverent Donald MacQuarrie.  …

Uist Arts Association (UAA)

UAA Open Summer Show 2017

An exhibition of work by local artists, members of the Uist Arts Association.


Saturday Club Tutors Required

We are looking to recruit more tutors to our pool of freelancers to run the Saturday Club at Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum & Arts Centre. The popular Saturday Club sessions run every Saturday through the year with two tutors from 10am – 3pm – 3 x one hour sessions for different age groups with 30 minute …


THE LOBSTER AND THE LACUNA | An Giomach agus an Fhaochag

A descent through the log books of Roberta Sinclair, naturalist and submariner.


Taigh Ciùil Local Live Music Cafe

Live, mainly traditional & Gaelic, music showcase featuring local tradition bearers and emerging musicians and students


Thursdays Poetry Evening – Henry Marsh

Poetry Evening headlined by the Edinburgh-based poet Henry Marsh and North Uist Poet, Pauline Prior-Pitt, and the Uist Writing Group. This will be the third visit at Taigh Chearsabhagh from Henry Marsh. Henry, who has spent part of every summer in Uist, will be reading his Uist poems, personal reflection poems, and selections from, “The …

BOILER HOUSE - Wapping Hydraulic Power Station image

On Place, Ruins & Memory – The Wapping Project screening event

For a very long time, The Wapping Project worked with a place central to its commissioning, the Wapping Hydraulic Power Station. All the works were in dialogue with the unique and powerful space in which they presented themselves to the world. As an audience, you had to take courage to step down into an often …

photograph of Reflection, Loch Hallan - Jean-François Martin

Situations Vacant – Chief Executive Officer (Part Time)

Taigh Chearsabhagh are seeking to engage a Chief Executive Officer Part Time (three days per week) £35,000-£38,000 pro rata depending on experience Three Year Contract (with potential to become permanent) Taigh Chearsabhagh – Application Pack Applicants are invited to review the job description and person specification carefully in the Application Pack and submit a detailed …


What is the Sky? – A Talk by Prof. Timothy Ingold

The sky arches over us all. Nothing could be more familiar, yet more mysterious. How do we perceive the sky?


Part-time Art Courses, Lews Castle College

Part-time art courses in a range of subjects for complete beginners to experienced artists. Painting — Sept/Oct 2016 or May 2017 Vocal / Visual workshop — Sept 2016 Printmaking — Nov and Dec 2016 Figure Drawing —Oct 2016 Drawing — year round Photography — Oct/Nov or Jan 2017 Video and digital media — February 2017 …