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:
North Light Arts are really excited about the launch of our summer project in the Backlands Community Garden were we will be creating a Rainbow Garden in the Community Gathering Space.
On 22April, which is John Muir’s Birthday, we had a fabulous day with craft demonstrations from the Haddington Spinners and lots more artisans who were […]
Join our small team.
Based in Dunbar this new post will be 1.5 days per week flexi-time, 1 year, to support our Creative Director within the landscape, on project delivery, researching a new project on the East Lothian John Muir Way
North Light Arts have secured the funding for this post from a number of sources to […]
North Light Arts are really pleased to announce that the John Muir Residency Artists this year will be the internationally renowned Alec Finlay and Hannah Imlach.
They will work in Dunbar and along the John Muir Way with their site specific work appearing temporarily in the environment and at a later date in an exhibition at Dunbar […]
April 2017 at Dunbar Town House
Really pleased to be part of this exhibition with Donald Urquhart. Selected flags will be displayed in the community room of Dunbar Town House Please ring for dates and times: 01620 820699
North Light Arts completed five amazing days in Dunbar Primary School in connection with Donald Urquhart’s public art work […]