Exhibitions

Scotland's Landscapes
Scotland's Landscapes

Oct '16 - Mar '17 An exciting and vibrant showcase of Scotland’s contemporary artists, interpreting their own way of seeing the ever changing landscapes of Scotland. Featuring work from Katie Pope, James Johnstone, Lys Hansen & Helen Mitchell

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Persona
Persona

July '16 - Oct '16 Painting, photography, and sculpture depicting the likeness, personality, and mood of the human face. Featuring work from Grace Avery, Hannah Ford, Alice Von Gotha & Kat Wright

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Nikki McWilliams & Michael Corr
Nikki McWilliams & Michael Corr

Nikki McWilliams & Michael Corr combined their practices to create a new body of work for The Makers Gallery inspired by colour, nostalgia and local culture.

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Escaped Art
Escaped Art

An exhibition of work from prisoners at Glenochil Prison. Often full of richness,colour and form, Their work is rarely seen by the outside world. Their artwork is as caged as they are. In this exhibition just a small amount escaped and made it to freedom.

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Gallery on the Corner
Gallery on the Corner

Feb '16 - Apr '16 A collection of work created by trainees who were supported by Autism Ventures Scotland (AVS) Gallery on the Corner in Edinburgh

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Flora & Fauna
Flora & Fauna

A collaborative showcase of fresh and exciting artwork inspired by nature. Featuring work from Essi Kimpimaki, Danielle Callaghan, Holly Sharpe & Freya Cumming

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Retro
Retro

June '15 - Sep '15 An exhibition of contemporary design with an old school twist. Featuring work from Hannah Ford, Lys Hansen, Emma Sutherland and Douglas Thompson

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Forth Valley Open Studios
Forth Valley Open Studios

May '15 - June '15 A selection of works from artists participating in Forth Valley Open Studios - a nine-day art event across Central Scotland for artists, designers, makers, art clubs and galleries.

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Illustrate
Illustrate

Nov '14 - May '15 A collaborative showcase of drawing and paintings visually depicting stories. featurung work from Walter Awlson, Maddy Wood, Lys Hansen and Kat Wright

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Weird & Wonderful
Weird & Wonderful

Jul '14 - Nov '14 A collaborative show displaying the unconventional, bizarre and often unsettling. Featuring work from Michael Corr, Fiona Crozier and Karen Orr

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Artlink Retrospective
Artlink Retrospective

July '14 An exhibition of work and projects undertaken by members of Artlink Central - a project aiming to engage with adults excluded from from participating in the arts due to illness or disability. featuring work from Cornton Vale Prison, Forth Valley Royal Hospital and The Scottish Parliament

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New Awakenings
New Awakenings

Apr '14 - Jun '14 Celebrating the opening of Marcelle House Studios and showcasing the work of it’s new residents. Featuring work from Brian McFie, Karen Strang, Lys Hansen and Karen Strang

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Paris Buns & Bombs
Paris Buns & Bombs

Feb '14 - Mar '14 International artist, Lys Hansen's reflection of early childhood in Scotland during the Second World War. A fearless confrontation of the realities of war, seen and felt through the eyes of a child;

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Winter Showcase
Winter Showcase

Oct '13 - Jun '14 Artwork contributing to the feeling of warmth and comfort or contrastingly express the cold, bleakness of the winter period . Aiming to create a festive handmade atmosphere tailored to the Christmas gift market, this exhibition was complimented by handmade Scottish craft works from Natty Maid, Babs Pease and Louise Mclaren,

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Emma Scott-Smith
Emma Scott-Smith

Jul '13 - Sep '13 A collection of work from international artist Emma Scott-Smith, who's work expresses her experiences often into a visual narrative of pain and hope. Concentrating on the human female form examining both internal and external structures, the power, fragility, beauty of life and nature are closely echoed in flowers, trees, still life and the human form.

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Expression
Expression

Apr '13 - Jun '13 A fresh follow up to our debut exhibition and a vibrant and exciting exhibition to take us into spring. Featuring ceramics from Walter Awlson and Spiral Tide Pottery alongside sculpture from Lys Hansen and expressive painting from Glasgow based artist Imogen Toner.

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Identitet
Identitet

Nov '12 - Mar '13 The Makers Gallery and Bistro's initial launch exhibition demonstrating wide range of talent on offer. Including pottery from Alloa based artist Joanna Nowak , Glass from Stirlingshire’s Jon Piccollo and Elin Isakkson, and fine art painting from Lys Hansen and our Artist in Residence Hannah Ford,

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The Makers Gallery & Bistro worked with over 120  artists, designers and craft makers, from those internationally renowned to emerging talent from near and far.

 

17 exhibitions were created including 3 solo shows, 10 collaborative showcases and 4 displays from community projects.

The exhibitions were consistently complimented by handmade and designed retail items in the gallery shop.

Tori Gray
Tori Gray
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West Twenty Three
West Twenty Three
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The Grey Earl
The Grey Earl
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Stephen O' Neil
Stephen O' Neil
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Staunch Industries
Staunch Industries
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Lucky Cloud Cosmetics
Lucky Cloud Cosmetics
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Lucy Gordon
Lucy Gordon
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Spey Valley Photography
Spey Valley Photography
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Red Apple Designs
Red Apple Designs
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Red Fox Designs
Red Fox Designs
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Silver Sky Creations
Silver Sky Creations
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Freya Cumming
Freya Cumming
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Gaptooth Gang
Gaptooth Gang
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Hello Sunshine
Hello Sunshine
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Jessie Growden
Jessie Growden
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Laura Wilson
Laura Wilson
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Essi Kimpimaki
Essi Kimpimaki
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Ermana
Ermana
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Dear George
Dear George
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Laserbeans
Laserbeans
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Ceri White Studios
Ceri White Studios
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Danielle Callaghan
Danielle Callaghan
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Hannah Ford
Hannah Ford
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Babs Pease
Babs Pease
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Danielle Callaghan
Danielle Callaghan
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Diana Kent
Diana Kent
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Natty Maid
Natty Maid
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Dibujo Designs
Dibujo Designs
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Walter Awlson
Walter Awlson
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Elin Isakkson
Elin Isakkson
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Burnside Designs
Burnside Designs
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Nikki McWilliams
Nikki McWilliams
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Harry Roxford
Harry Roxford
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Beesy's Beeswax Candles
Beesy's Beeswax Candles
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Holly Sharpe
Holly Sharpe
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