20th July 2018
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Hainault work celebrated in show

Hainault work celebrated in show

A new exhibition beginning tomorrow at Shetland Museum will celebrate the work of artist June Hainault, who developed a great love of the isles.Ms Hainault (1924-2007) exhibited all over Britain for 30 years and for the last decade of her working life she painted and drew inspiration from Shetla... Read more...

Men in tights on view at Gadderie

Men in tights on view at Gadderie

AN EXHIBITION focusing on Up-Helly-A’ squads from the early 20th century will be on show in Da Gadderie at Shetland Museum from tomorrow until 8th February.Men in Tights will highlight squads from 1905 to 1923 which made use of a favourite Up-Helly-A’ disguise – men dressed as women. Female ... Read more...

Gallery celebrates college art

Gallery celebrates college art

DA GADDERIE is to host an exhibition which celebrates 10 years of the National Certificate (NC) in Art and Design at Shetland College.The exhibition showcases Shet­land’s new art talent, with work from this year’s students alongside former students’ work. Many former students progressed t... Read more...

McDonnell show makes them smile

McDonnell show makes them smile

THERE are a few exhibitions I go to nowadays that bring a smile to my face. Usually art is rather serious stuff and no harm in that.But the new show down at Da Gadderie in the Shetland Museum does just that. And it’s not just me; quite a few folk around me at the time were also having a good lau... Read more...

Oil industry portraits

Oil industry portraits

FROM tomorrow until 3rd November Da Gadderie is to exhibit a collection of portraits celebrating the vital role played by Scotland’s oil industry within the UK.Originally shown at The Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh in 2006, “Energy: North Sea Portraits” by Scottish painter F... Read more...