Dr David Caldwell, took us on a fascinating journey through images of late medieval sculpture found on burial slabs in Scotland.
Rendall – An Undiscovered Parish, by David McLaughlin is on sale in The Orcadian Book Shop – £5.
Orpheus : Images by Rosie Hopkins
“Orpheus with his lute made trees”
Remembering Pompeii – And Herculaneum
“When I visited Herculaneum I was fortunate enough to have a guide who didn’t stick to the rules and used his keys to let me into places which were usually kept locked. “
“But as night falls you are still alive/For in dreams, it’s you I’m with”
A View From Orkney: Beautiful Lies And Ugly Truths
The exhibition runs to 17th of May. Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm.
Weather Forecast: Bright with wintry showers developing. Cold.
Feeling cold with fresh north or northeasterly winds at times. Maximum temperature 6 °C.
” no one would leave home unless home chased you to the shore”
27 people lost their lives on Wednesday including an expectant mother and three children when the dinghy they were travelling in sank crossing between France and England.
Light The North
CLAN Cancer Support and Wild in Art are lighting up Orkney, Shetland and the North- East of Scotland with 50 lighthouse sculptures produced by artists up and down the country.
‘We Be Of One Blood, Thou And I…’ – ‘The Jungle Book’ – Rudyard Kipling
“June is Indigenous People’s Month, and June the 21st is Indigenous People’s Day”