Current Exchanges: Dovecot and the Australian Tapestry Workshop

Celebrating the continuing connections between the Australian Tapestry Workshop, Melbourne, and Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh, this exhibition brings together recent work from both institutions.

5 July – 27 September

Current Exchanges: Dovecot and the Australian Tapestry Workshop

Tumadh: Immersion

This exhibition forms part of GENERATION, a national programme taking place in the summer of 2014 that will celebrate the wealth of contemporary art that has developed in Scotland over the last 25 years. Over 60 venues across the country are participating in this unique programme.

1 August – 13 September

Tumadh: Immersion

Glass Onion

Collaboration with Magne Furuholmen to create tapestry inspired by the music lyrics of The Beatles.

Glass Onion

Weavers Tour with Curator Ben Divall

Tour around the Viewing Balcony with Current Exchanges Curator Ben Divall and weavers from Dovecot and visiting weaver Sue Batten from Australian Tapestry Workshop. Learn more about the historic links and ongoing collaborative projects between both institutions, and the techniques and processes involved in creating the tapestries on show.

Weavers Tour with Curator Ben Divall

Dovecot Apprentice Weaver Programme Opens

Dovecot are looking to the future and expanding their weaving team.

This unique opportunity is open to candidates who may already be familiar with weaving and have a desire and an ability to learn the skill.

Dovecot Studios Ltd

Registered in Scotland
No. SC214852

Dovecot Foundation

Registered in Scotland
No. SC375263

Registered Office

10 Infirmary Street
Edinburgh EH1 1LT

VAT Registration No.

774 7891 66


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