Toast to the Lassies- Opening Night- January 20, 2017
Thank you to all those who came out to our opening last night to celebrate our latest exhibition on Robert Burns and the Role of Women. The opening featured a collection of works by renowned artist, Calum Colvin.
‘Toast to the Lassies’ explores the dynamic between artist and muse for our exhibition celebrating Scotland’s most famous poet. Shown works will be up on display at Gallery 23 until February 10th.
Olivia Irvine’s popular series takes childhood figures from popular sources and investigates issues of girlhood culture. This is part of Misfits (Come and Play?) after the mix & match children’s game.
Author Caroline Young Style Tribes: The Fashion of Subcultures (2016) and upcoming book on Tartan with Gallery 23 director, Julie Hansen and Simon Christie, ESU events manager.
Diana Bumpus’ large work, Tuscany Song, which updates the 9 Muses. Tiffany Barber’s Tinfoil series in the rear.
Gallery 23 art teacher and artist, Sara Beever’s Meredian series.