October

Staring at the Ceiling, Looking at the Stars

Continues until 1 January 2016

New artwork co-created by patients at Bellsdyke Hospital and artist Sharon Quigley, inspired by patients of over a century ago.

On display at Forth Valley Royal Hospital’s Atrium from 7th August to 1st January, 2016, then at the Art Collection in the University of Stirling’s Pathfoot Building from 23rd January to 27th May, 2016.

Exhibition by artists Kate Downie, Emma Scott-Smith & Fanny Lam Christie

20th September to 23rd December

Reflecting on their time living & working in China.
University of Stirling Art Collection Exhibitions
For further information about exhibitions
and events www.artcol.stir.ac.uk

Alan Davie: A Universal Truth

13th September – 31st October

Alan Davie: A Universal Vision will be the first Scottish show of Davie’s work since his death last year and will highlight and celebrate the life and work of Alan Davie. showing paintings from the 1940s to the year 2000.
The Park Gallery Falkirk
www.falkirkcommunitytrust.org

Gillian Adair Solo Exhibition

2nd October - 12th November

Gillian Adair has an interest in the impact of things on each other. Gillian’s works are undoubtedly beautiful, soothing & intrigue.
&Collective Art Gallery, Bridge of Allan
www.andcollective.co.uk

Traditional Willow Baskets with Georgia Crook

3rd & 4th Oct 2 day course 10am – 4.30pm

This 2-day workshop will introduce you to the basic techniques for making traditional willow baskets. You will make one completed basket and there will be time to practice the different elements of a basket; the base, weaving techniques and the border.
www.westmossside.com

Annual Postcards from The Line show

3rd - 27th October

The annual Postcards from The Line show has become an anticipated feature of our annual programme and one we enjoy enormously. And 2015 will follow the expected pattern – with somewhere over 30 artists contrbuting over 200 pieces in all media from photography to pencil drawing, from linocut to collage and much more.

The Line Gallery
238 High Street, Linlithgow EH49 7ES
T +44 (0)1506 670268
[email protected]

Everything's Political

3rd - 31st October

An Exhibition of contemporary printmaking.

The Arc Gallery
Stirling Arcade, King Street, Stirling
www.arcgallery.weebly.com

Luminate: Art Workshop

6th October

Writer and artist Ann Shaw challenges the stereotypes of ageing. She talks about her recent exhibition Older and and invites you to create your own art using a variety of different methods such as smartphones, tablets, mud painting and story-telling.

10am-12pm

Macrobert Arts Centre
University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA
Tel: 01786 466666

To book a place: http://macrobertartscentre.org/event/luminate-art-workshop/

Willow Square Work with Jane Wilkinson

10th - 11th October 10am - 4:30pm

This 2-day workshop will introduce you to the basic techniques for making traditional willow square -work baskets. You will make one shopper with a handle or a trug and there will be time to practice the different elements a the basket – especially the square work , weaves, border & handle.
Cost: £150
www.westmossside.com

Drawing & Painting Weekend Course at Art4you Scotland

Saturday and/or Sunday 31 Oct & 1 Nov 2015, 10am – 4pm

£75/£150 incl. all materials, lunch & refreshments, small group max 10
Please contact Claudia or Ewen Duncan on 01360 449 101 or [email protected] for further info or to book a place.