• Shannon Tofts

Dovecot is a world-renowned tapestry studio in the heart of Edinburgh and a landmark centre for contemporary art, craft and design. Established in 1912, Dovecot continues a century-long heritage of collaboration with international artists to make exceptional handwoven tapestries and gun-tufted rugs.

Alongside the tapestry studio, Dovecot run an exciting programme of exhibitions and events to further explore contemporary art, craft and design.

Learn more about the history of Dovecot Studios here, and keep up to date with all our projects, exhibitions and events by signing up to our mailing list.

Dovecot Studios is supported by the Dovecot Foundation who seek to bring the innovative work of contemporary artists and makers to a wider audience. The Foundation's mission is to advance and support visual arts, craft and design at a national and international level in Scotland.

The Dovecot Foundation is a charity registered in Scotland with registered charity number SC041370. 

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Gallery & Shop

The gallery is currently closed while we install our upcoming exhibition Chris Ofili: The Caged Bird's Song which will open on Friday 28 June 2024. 

Monday - Saturday: 10am – 5pm

Please note, Dovecot Studios will be open on Sunday 30 June, 10am - 5pm, for the first weekend of Chris Ofili: The Caged Bird's Song

 

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony

Monday - Friday: 12pm – 3pm

Saturday: 10am – 5pm

 

Café

Monday 17 June - Thursday 27 June, Monday - Saturday: 10am - 3pm

From Friday 28 June, Monday - Saturday: 9:30 - 4pm