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...
Life Drawing Classes - 27 Nov, 11 Dec & 22 Jan

Life Drawing Classes – 27 Nov, 11 Dec & 22 Jan

  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....
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...
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 >
Life Drawing Classes - 27 Nov, 11 Dec & 22 Jan

Life Drawing Classes – 27 Nov, 11 Dec & 22 Jan

  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: 27 November;... 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 >
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 >
13 December - Tapestry Weaving Workshop

13 December – Tapestry Weaving Workshop

Tutor: Caron Penney Date: 13 December 2014 Time: 11.00am – 5.00pm Cost: £80, £70 Members   This exciting taster day tapestry workshop for adults is for all levels. Students can learn how to weave through the warps using woollen threads in mixed colours and will be able to play with subtle transitions in colour, learning... 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 >
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 >