Ditty Boxes. John Cumming, Cecil Tait in Travelling Light at An Talla Solais, Ullapool

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Shetland/Orkney sculptor John Cumming and Shetland furniture maker Cecil Tait collaborate on Ditty Boxes, an installation based on the hand-made sailors’ boxes designed to hold treasured possessions on hazardous ocean voyages. The ditty boxes have now travelled from Shetland Museum and Archives, Lerwick, to Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney, and on to Künstlerhaus, Dortmund, before returning... Read More ›

Ditty Boxes. John Cumming, Cecil Tait

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24 February 2013 On the invitation of Imi Maufe and Rona Rangsch, joint curators of this themed exhibition, The Ditty Boxes formed part of “Voyage – sea journeys, island hopping and trans-oceanic concepts “, at the Künstlerhaus, Dormund. I travelled, via Copenhagen, to Dortmund for the hanging and opening of this show. Most of the... Read More ›

Working the Map: Islanders and a Changing Environment

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Beautiful artists’ book by John Cumming: http://www.indianapoliscoltsjerseys.us Working the Map – islanders and a changing environment Available from just £9.99 http://www.capefarewell.com/art/media/working-the-map-book.html wholesale jerseys from china Shetland/Orkney artist and Sea Change commissioned artist John Cumming has created and edited an artists’ book documenting social and ecological change across the Northern Isles. Produced in partnership with Orkney... Read More ›

Sea Change at the Botanics

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Sea Change at the Royal Botanic wholesale jerseys Garden Edinburgh brings together the work of 28 artists/makers who have sailed with us on the 2011 and 2013 expeditions and undertaken residencies on Mull, Canna, Barra, North Uist, St Kilda, Lewis, Orkney and Shetland.wholesale jerseys The exhibition includes Sexy Peat/Tìr mo Rùin (Highland Print Studio/Cape Farewell).... Read More ›

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Sea Change 2012 Wholesale Seattle Seahawks Jerseys About the Programme wholesale nfl jerseys from china Cape Farewell’s Sea Change (Tionndadh na Mara) began with a gathering of 50 artists and scientists from across the UK at Cove Park in 2010, followed by a four-week sailing expedition with Marine Conservation Research across the western isles in... Read More ›