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Cultivate: Look Again's Creative Industries development programme in North East Scotland

Find out more about Cultivate: a project which sought to develop and support the Creative Industries community in the North East of Scotland.

Inside Roger Palmer's REFUGIO – after Selkirk after Crusoe

300 years on from the publication of Robinson Crusoe, a new exhibition at Kirkcaldy Galleries by Roger Palmer explores the connections between Daniel Defoe's fiction and Alexander Selkirk's truth.

Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival at 40: Four decades of quality programming

With Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival celebrating its 40th year, we find out more about the festival's history and this year's programme.

'Somewhere to gather, create and celebrate' - the important work of Highland promoters

We catch up with Jo McLean, Chief Executive of the Touring Network, to find out more about their film, If We Didn't Have All That, which helps document the importance of volunteer promoters.

Events celebrating International Women's Day 2019

We've rounded-up five cultural events in Scotland celebrating International Women's Day 2019.

A star event on Lewis: The Hebridean Dark Skies Festival

On Friday 8 February, The Hebridean Dark Skies Festival begins on the Isle of Lewis. Running until Thursday 21 February, many events take place at An Lanntair, with everything from stargazing, talks and workshops by leading scientists, to film screenings, live music, theatre, family events, and much more happening over (...)

Creative Christmas: Where to buy festive art and craft gifts in Scotland this season

Wanting to avoid crowded department stores this Christmas? Why not buy artwork, crafts and other special items? Not only will the gifts be all the more special, it’s a great way to support independent artists, makers, crafters and arts spaces.

What to see at the Scottish International Storytelling Festival 2018

'Stories are like gardens - they bring people together and grow, but they also need nurture and care.' This sentiment is behind the Growing Stories theme for the 30th edition of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival.

Had National Lottery funding? Join us in saying Thank You!

If you've received National Lottery funding for your project, join us in December 2018 to say #ThanksToYou, and help raise awareness of the value of creativity to the people of Scotland.

Deveron Projects - taking big ideas for a long walk

We caught up with Deveron Projects director Claudia Zeiske about their recent Slow Marathon - an annual event which expands upon a theme from their curated programme and literally "takes it for a walk", alongside talks, films, food and discussion.