• In Conversation with Jock McFadyen
    The Last Party, Jock McFadyen, 2019, oil canvas, 80 x 120 cm, courtesy of Lucid Plane

Discover Scottish artist Jock McFadyen’s approach to painting the contemporary landscape with the exhibition curator at this special online event.

Lost Boat Party, a display on our Viewing Balcony, features 30 paintings by McFadyen focussing on the romance and grandeur of the Scottish landscape alongside the urban dystopia for which the artist is best known. Join Christina Jansen, Director of The Scottish Gallery and Jock McFadyen for an inconversation and delve into the artist's work.

This event supports the Balcony exhibition 'Jock Mcfadyen - Lost Boat Party' 

Image: Dovecot Studios and Jock McFadyen, Holding Painting in Tapestry Studio, 2021. Image by Mike Wilkinson.


Subscribe to our mailing list to keep up to date with Dovecot news and events.


We will be open every Sunday in August

Gallery & Shop

Mon–Sat: 10am–5pm (including Sundays during August)

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony

Mon-Fri: 12–3pm
Sat: 10am–5pm

Festival Opening Times 2022:

Mon-Sun 9.30am-5pm*
Monday 1st August–Monday 29th August 2022

*Late night opening on every Thursday until 8pm


Dovecot Studios Cafe 

Monday - Sunday 9.30am - 4.30pm

Late night on Thursday till 8pm