As part of our Saturday Club program we will be running a Wader Animation Project, in collaboration with SNH, where children will have the opportunity to learn about wader habitat and make a short animation to highlight issues affecting these habitats, all while having fun! We will be using a technique called Stop-Frame animation and […]
Thursday 12 July 7.30pm The Voyage Out: Poetry, Prose, Music & Memoir Anne-Marie Fyfe presents an evening on writers and the sea, from great novelists, travel-writers & poets of the past, to local poets who’ve taken part in Anne-Marie’s Edge of the Depths workshops, to the constant, recurring presence of the sea in her first five collections of […]
THE MOIRA MONOLOGUES Meet Moira Bell, cleaner, single mother, and the hardest woman in Falkirk. Whether defending her wee dog Pepe from the local rottweiler, attempting to seduce a teacher, or belting out Diana Ross for the Scotia karaoke night, Moira is hilarious, hypnotic, frightening and heart-warming company. Based on the women in Alan’s family, […]
Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum and Arts Centre Call for UAA Artists’ Cafe exhibitions in Taigh Chearsabhagh Café 2018/19 Closing date: Sunday 15 July 2018 Taigh Chearsabhagh is pleased to announce collaboration with the Uist Arts Association to hold a series of short Café exhibitions through 2018/19 Who Can Apply? Single artists or groups can apply. All […]
work in progress film screening & discussion with Canadian Artist/Filmmaker Joshua Bonetta. Free
A collaboration of poetry and visual art.
This year’s Fred MacAulay Memorial Lecture is to be delivered by Dr Allan Turner at Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum and Arts Centre.
Dr Turner will be sharing some of his research from the collections gathered from the West Highlands by Dr Robert Maclagan during the 19th century.
The poet Stephen Watts came to North Uist in 1971 and stayed in the Shepherd’s House (without water or electricity) at the back of Eubhal in North Uist for 3 years. He wrote many poems about North Uist and the people he met, people like Peter Morrison (grandfather of Padruig Morrison), and Ewen Nicolson. After […]
Huw Wahl will be presenting his film To Hell with Culture at Taigh Chearsabhagh on Saturday May 5th at 7.30pm. Huw explains on his website, ‘in his 1943 essay, To Hell with Culture, (Sir Herbert) Read laid out his ideas for a civilisation based on cooperation in which culture would no longer be a commodity, […]
Spiorad Boireannaich Uibhist An-dè, An diugh ’s A- màireach The Spirit of Uist Women – Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow The fantastic banner (as featured in the Observer) made by over 25 participants led by Deirdre Nelson is now on display in gallery 1 till 26 May. We are inviting women from Uist who have not […]
This screening is postponed till May date to be confirmed soon.
Brian O’ hEadhra + Fiona Mackenzie 4-5pm Gaelic Song Workshop Free & open to all ages. 7.30pm Concert. Acclaimed duo performing traditional and contemporary Gaelic song. £8 inc VAT/ £6 concs/under 16s. Tickets available on the door. Saturday 7 April Margaret Bennett, Norman Kennedy & Jimmy Hutchison 12-1.30pm Spinning Yarns – Song & Storytelling. Free & […]