Taigh Chearsabhagh Winter Programme, Events Manager Role This is a one-year contract, with potential to develop into a permanent role subject to funding. This is a part-time role at 3 days per week. What we need; Self-starter Able to identify and complete funding applications Ability to forge new event partnerships and supplier relations Knowledge of […]
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 […]
Come and join us for our Children’s Saturday Clubs – Fun and Free! Saturday Club is a series of lively Arts and Heritage themed art workshops for Children. Each workshop is led by a professional artist and a skilled assistant and will involve making arts & crafts suitable for all abilities and skill levels. The […]
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, […]
Come and join us at the Taigh Chearsabhagh Art Summer School for children aged 8 – 14. Please contact us if you have younger or older children and we’ll see what we can do. We’ll be running this once a week from the 26th of June, at Taigh Chearsabhagh and some other exciting outside venues […]
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 Share thisFacebookTwitterPinterestEmail
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 […]
The installation explores the the catastrophic impact of our relationship with nature and its long term effects. The work provokes a dialogue on how the rising sea levels will affect coastal areas, its inhabitants and land usage in the future.
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, […]
Ellis O’Connor is a visual artist from Scotland living on the Outer Hebridean Island of North Uist. The paintings in this show are in response to Ellis’s first winter spent living on the Island and immersing herself in the wild often unforgiving elements that the Island is often exposed to. These works represent the movement and […]
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 […]