In late 1959 and early 1960 the American photographer Neil Priessman came to Uist and spent time travelling around the island with Dr Alex Macleod.
The Machair Art project is an exciting opportunity for the students to explore and investigate the machair through the media of art. This will encourage a wider perception of contemporary art, the methods in which artists work and gain new skills in the areas of drawing and digital photography. It is hoped that the project […]
The annual Uist Arts Association Open Exhibition is in Taigh Chearsabhagh Gallery 1 & Cafe from saturday 3 November till Saturday 29 december. The theme this year is WAYS of SEEING. The exhibition features the work of over 30 local artists and students from the Lews Castle College/UHI art courses based at Taigh Chearsabhagh. Most […]
An exhibition of atmospheric, lively, well-executed Uist landscapes by a talented emerging local artist.
Carved Stone Balls are among the earliest examples of art in Scotland. In addition they are almost unique to Scotland.
The exhibition is the culmination of a residency project with 7 local artists, writers and composers looking at transience in coastal habitation in the Uists. The project has been funded by Scotland’s Islands 2011.
‘3’ is a group exhibition of work by students in the third year of the School’s Fine Art Degree programme.
Uist Arts Association presents its annual open exhibition
Taigh Chearsabhagh proudly welcomes the exhibition of the first graduate to emerge from the B.A. (Hons.) in Fine Art based at Taigh Chearsabhagh.
3 islands – 2 artists – 1 exhibition
Bheil rud caillte… mas aithne ca’ bheil e?
Is a thing lost… if you know where it is?
As part of the Scotland’s Islands 2011 and to support creative development among island arts graduates and students, Taigh Chearsabhagh Arts in conjuction with the Comann Eachdraidh Uibhist a Tuath has created a collaborative residency project entitled Cuan Uibhist – The Secret Sea.
Peter White and Jon Miller
Jocelyn Anne Rabbitts
How did people made journeys across and between islands? What routes did they take and what methods of transport and communication were used?
Celtic Neighbours exchange project
The Land and Water project began in September 2009 when Chris Drury and Andy Mackinnon (Taigh Chearsabhagh’s curator and filmmaker) made a two day trans-Uist journey by canadian canoe across the island, from the south-west coast to Lochmaddy on the north-east coast.
In 2009, Taigh Chearsabhagh invited Fred Schley to come to the Outer Hebrides for a short residency to enable him to create the body of work in this exhibition.
Hebridean Pieces presents an unpopulated landscape in which only what is discarded remains. The exhibition presents an installation of photographs and found ceramic.
Taobh an Iar is a retrospective exhibition of the exceptional creativity of the late Donald Ferguson.