HOMING and ENVIRONMENTAL ART an essay by Ruth Bretherick
For the last few months Matthew Dalziel + Louise Scullion have been artists in residence for the John Muir Way. To be ‘resident’ over a stretch of 134 miles, that wends its way from Helensburgh to Dunbar, seems something of a misnomer: yet to be at home […]
North Light Arts have been working with artists Dalziel + Scullion for the last nine months to create a legacy of their time in residence in Dunbar and along the John Muir Way.
Scottish artists Matthew Dalziel and Louise Scullion, were given a brief, which was for them to engage with the rich nature of our […]
Tuesday 12June 1.30 to 4.30 | £20 including refreshments
Dunbar Town House Gallery | Please Book tel: 01620 820699
This Straw Weaving workshops is in connection with the Dalziel + Scullion exhibition HOMING
In this unique workshop you can also try your hand at traditional approaches with Elaine who will use green rushes to help you weave the simple […]
Homing by Dalziel + Scullion
North Light Arts have been working with Dalziel + Scullion for the last few months while they have explored the nature of the iconic John Muir Way in East Lothian walking from the ash tips of Musselburgh to the geology rich coastline of Dunbar. .
The artists are creating a new book […]
the ability and instinct to return to a territory after travelling away from it
North Light Arts are delighted to announce that the John Muir Artists in Residence 2018 are Dalziel + Scullion. Working in Dunbar and with the idea of the John Muir Way, their work with its acute sense of context and place provides […]
North Light Arts are really pleased to invite people to the New Thing conversation where we will discuss local place names, coastal culture and what we can learn from them.
The Community Room at Dunbar Town House EH42 1ER
2-4.00 pm Saturday 21 October
Join the John Muir Artists in Residence, poet Alec Finlay, sculptor Hannah Imlach with […]
Dune Cradle: Encounter and Enchantment
A response to a sculpture by Hannah Imlach
Lila Matsumoto, 10th June 2017
We were please to see Lila returning to North Light Arts on 10th June 2017 to accompany a walking performance for the Opening of FLOERS by Alec Finlay and Hannah Imlach. She later led the conversation by the two artists […]
FLOERS FESTIVAL & EXHIBITION OPENING EVENTS SATURDAY 10 JUNE 2017 DUNBAR TOWN HOUSE GALLERY
The John Muir Artists in Residence will present this exhibition as a result of their research and exploration of the intertidal environment of Dunbar and the John Muir Way.
North Light Arts are so pleased to be working with these two nationally acclaimed […]
The sea is, once again, a theme for our time. Our relationship to the coast is changing. In light of this sense of a tidal shift, and the fear of inundation, the project I’ve been developing during my residency with North Light Arts centres sea rise, coastal culture, and the promise of marine renewables. The result […]
The annual John Muir Artists in Residence in Dunbar this year will be Alec Finlay and Hannah Imlach.
Alec will be presenting his new book at the residency exhibition in Dunbar this June. Here is a link to his blog for an introduction to his approach to the project: