Remember the Spring Fling crowdfunding campaign to raise money to exhibit D&G artists' work out with the region....well....all power to those Spring Fling folk because..
D&G|OUT at Glasgow's Lighthouse is the first of three national showcases for 2014. The others are at The BiscuitFactory, Newcastle, 9 April to 18 May and James Harvey Fine Art, London, 23-6 April.
D&G|OUT will feature pieces by 18 ceramicists, jewellers, textile designers, printmakers and others with a national and international profile. Among them are glassmaker Amanda Simmons and potter Andy Priestman.
All are either based in Dumfries and Galloway, a large rural area of south-west Scotland, or have their roots in the area.
The exhibition is produced by Spring Fling, Scotland’s leading visual art and craft open studio event.
What: D&G|OUT – exhibition of quality Dumfries and Galloway craft and design
Where: The Review Gallery, The Lighthouse , 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow, G1 3NU
When: Friday, January 31 to Saturday, 22 February
Times: Monday to Saturday 10.30am to 5.00pm, Sundays noon to 5pm
Public Preview: 30 Jan 6 -8 pm
With talks by designers Morag Macpherson and Suzi Plunkett and opportunities to see and purchase additional work by these 3 artists. Music and refreshments provided. Free but booking advised via
Event on 8 Feb 2014 1 - 4pm
Talk and workshop alongside the D&G|OUT. Corsock-based glass artist Amanda Simmons will discuss her residency in the Highlands and her involvement in SOFA Art and Design fair in Chicago in Autumn 2013 and Jeweller Alison Macleod will lead a drop-in workshop for adults. There will also be opportunities to see and purchase additional work by both artists
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