Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries, Scotland

On Saturday 16 August, Gracefield will open a new exhibition as part of the national programme ARTIST ROOMS. Gracefield Arts Centre in Dumfries is the first ARTIST ROOMS Associate venue in the UK to present works by American artist Dan Flavin (1933-1996). The installations will transform the Gracefield gallery spaces with white light and colour and offer audiences a unique chance to engage with this challenging and fascinating body of work

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Gracefield Arts Centre is home to over 600 original Scottish paintings & other artworks in our permanent collection, parts of the which are displayed in curated temporary exhibitions throughout the year

our art collection includes works dating from the 1840s to the present day: from the Scottish Colourists, the Glasgow Boys. the Glasgow Girls and the Kirkcudbright School, via the prolific Eduardo PAOLOZZI, the seminal Joan EARDLEY to Peter HOWSONKen CURRIE and some of the present day Scottish masters to be

Gracefield Arts Centre also hosts 'Art in the Grounds' including "Three Cones" by the Internationally renowned Andy GOLDSWORTHY... more

 

 

Exhibitions

  • denise zygadlo wrap

    Wrap - Denise Zygadlo

    12 July - 9 August Gallery 2
    our emotional response to cloth, our second skin, is explored in ‘Wrap’. The intimacy of a photocopied image, where the subject matter is pressed against the glass, capturing the raw detail of skin and fabric, is the focus of Denise Zygadlo’s work
  • Fiona Love - Limni, Greece at the Cafe Bar art exhibitions at Hubbub

    Gracefield's Café Bar Art Programme

    our series of artist showcases in the comfort of & homely surroundings of Café Hubbub
    enjoy home-baking, or lunch or just a coffee in creative surroundings with a fascinating changing programme of art and photography exhibitions... most work is available to purchase ‘off the wall’ or can be taken away at the end of the exhibition period
  • Dumfries and Galloway Fine Arts Society annual exhibition 2013 at the Gracefield Arts Centre

    Dumfries and Galloway Fine Arts Society

    Annual Exhibition 2014 - 12 July
    Dumfries and Galloway Fine Arts Society (DAGFAS) started life in 1922, established by some of the renowned artists' colony of Kirkudbrightshire including EA HornellCharles OppenheimerJessie M King and Chris Fergusson

News

  • Dan Flavin
    Dan Flavin's sculpture installations will transform the Gracefield gallery spaces and offer audiences the first chance to engage with this challenging and fascinating body of work, some of which has never been seen in Scotland before
  • Spring Fling 2014 artist-led workshops
    a busy programme of Spring Fling artist-led, all-day Saturday, workshops will accompany the show each weekend for adults and families
  • Kids Art Club for children aged 5-12 10am - 12 noon
    For children aged 5-12
    10am – 12 noon
    Fun art and craft activities in the Gallery Studios on Saturday mornings throughout term time and other times as advertised
  • Baby and Toddlers Art Club with Sarah McAndrew
    at the Gracefield Art Gallery - a range of arty activities specially for the toddlers & the very young