Exhibition changeover - galleries closed

Exhibition changeover – galleries closed

19 – 28 October 2014 From 19 – 28 October inclusive our gallery spaces will be closed whilst we install our next exhibitions No Foreign Land: Landscapes from the Fleming Collection and Fleece to Fibre: The Making of the ‘Large Tree Group’ Tapestry
Fleece to Fibre: The Making of the Large Tree Group Tapestry

Fleece to Fibre: The Making of the Large Tree Group Tapestry

29 October – 14 February 2015   Gallery One     Fleece to Fibre: The Making of the ‘Large Tree Group’ Tapestry comes to the Fleming Collection from Dovecot Studios and is based around Victoria Crowe’s celebrated painting, Large Tree Group (1975) which was selected by Dovecot in 2012 to...
No Foreign Land: Landscapes from the Fleming Collection

No Foreign Land: Landscapes from the Fleming Collection

29 October – 14 February 2015   Gallery One     When the Fleming Collection began in 1962 as a corporate collection of paintings intended to hang on the walls of bank Robert Fleming & Co. it had one simple proviso: the work must be by a Scottish artist or...
Fleming Collection commissions WW1 Poem

Fleming Collection commissions WW1 Poem

We continue to mark the centenary of the First World War with the hanging of a significant work from our collection. The Eve of the Battle of the Somme by Herbert James Gunn, painted by Gunn whilst in service during the war, will be available to see from 15 July...
Traces of War: Landscapes of the Western Front

Traces of War: Landscapes of the Western Front

Until 18 October   Galleries One & Two     To mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, the Fleming Collection is showing an exhibition of work by Scottish photographer Peter Cattrell. Born in Glasgow in 1959, Cattrell’s interest in the Somme was originally inspired by...
Exhibition changeover - galleries closed

Exhibition changeover – galleries closed

19 – 28 October 2014 From 19 – 28 October inclusive our gallery spaces will be closed whilst we install our next exhibitions No Foreign Land: Landscapes from the Fleming Collection and Fleece to Fibre: The Making of the ‘Large Tree Group’ Tapestry Read more >
Life Drawing Classes - 30 Oct | 13 & 27 Nov | 11 Dec

Life Drawing Classes – 30 Oct | 13 & 27 Nov | 11 Dec

  A fortnightly series of life drawing classes taken by artist Janet Casey in the inspiring environment of Gallery Two. Students will be encouraged to develop their drawing skills with a variety of different exercises, as well as having opportunities to work on extended pieces of work over the sessions.   Alternate Thursdays: 30 October;... Read more >
30 October - Lunchtime tour with Ben Divall & Alicia Bruce

30 October – Lunchtime tour with Ben Divall & Alicia Bruce

  Curator Ben Divall will give a tour of current exhibition Fleece to Fibre alongside photographer Alicia Bruce, who was commissioned especially for this exhibition to take photographic portraits celebrating the diversity of those who have contributed behind the scenes.   Thursday 30 October 1pm Free This event is free and there is no need... Read more >
1 November - The Big Draw!

1 November – The Big Draw!

Imaginary Landscapes   Using a variety of recycled and art materials artist Janet Casey will assist you in creating landscape images inspired by the works in our landscape exhibition and your own imagination. You can even try your hand at weaving a landscape using DIY frames. This is an event suitable for all ages, from... Read more >

15 November – Valuation Day with Guy Peploe

Guy Peploe, Managing Director of The Scottish Gallery, will be at the Fleming Collection on Saturday 15 November offering free appraisals and valuations for your paintings. Fleming Collection Director Selina Skipwith will also be giving free informal guided tours of our current exhibition at 11.30am, 12.30pm, and 2pm and the art trolley will be out... Read more >
28 November - Victoria Crowe Lecture

28 November – Victoria Crowe Lecture

Annual Friends Lecture with Victoria Crowe Victoria Crowe will present an illustrated lecture of her works tracing links between them in order to present an overview from the perspective of today.   Friday 28 November 7-8.30pm, doors open 6.30 Tickets: £10 (Free for Members)   To book tickets for this event or for more information... Read more >
Screening of Henry Coombes 'Two Discs and a Zed'

Screening of Henry Coombes ‘Two Discs and a Zed’

7pm 20 September – 7am 21 September   Outside the Fleming Collection     The Fleming Collection is partnering with Nuit Blanche Video to show Henry Coombes’ Two Discs and a Zed (2013) from 7pm Saturday 20 September to 7am Sunday 21 September. Best known for his short films which explore historical themes, Glasgow-based Coombes... Read more >
Fleece to Fibre: The Making of the Large Tree Group Tapestry

Fleece to Fibre: The Making of the Large Tree Group Tapestry

29 October – 14 February 2015   Gallery One     Fleece to Fibre: The Making of the ‘Large Tree Group’ Tapestry comes to the Fleming Collection from Dovecot Studios and is based around Victoria Crowe’s celebrated painting, Large Tree Group (1975) which was selected by Dovecot in 2012 to be transposed into tapestry as... Read more >
No Foreign Land: Landscapes from the Fleming Collection

No Foreign Land: Landscapes from the Fleming Collection

29 October – 14 February 2015   Gallery One     When the Fleming Collection began in 1962 as a corporate collection of paintings intended to hang on the walls of bank Robert Fleming & Co. it had one simple proviso: the work must be by a Scottish artist or of Scottish scenes by any... Read more >
Fleming Collection commissions WW1 Poem

Fleming Collection commissions WW1 Poem

We continue to mark the centenary of the First World War with the hanging of a significant work from our collection. The Eve of the Battle of the Somme by Herbert James Gunn, painted by Gunn whilst in service during the war, will be available to see from 15 July alongside our current exhibition Traces of... Read more >
Traces of War: Landscapes of the Western Front

Traces of War: Landscapes of the Western Front

Until 18 October   Galleries One & Two     To mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, the Fleming Collection is showing an exhibition of work by Scottish photographer Peter Cattrell. Born in Glasgow in 1959, Cattrell’s interest in the Somme was originally inspired by the unearthing of a photograph... Read more >