• Welcome to Upland

    Upland is a bold, ambitious, rural based visual art and craft development organisation based in Dumfries & Galloway, South West Scotland.

  • Opportunities


    Upland creates opportunities, signposts to our partners’ opportunities and develops opportunities specifically for and with our Upland members.

  • Events

    Spring Fling Open Studios

    Spring Fling Open Studios 

  • Projects

    Modern Makers

    'The best way to become a skilled maker is to learn from one'

  • Projects


    A public art commission for Spring Fling Open Studios 2017


Become an Uplander

Sign-up or Sign-in as a Professional Member of Upland


Energise Events

Artist Talk & Workshops with Artist-in-Residence Jason Nelson

Applications Closed

Spring Fling Open Studios

Applications for Spring Fling 2019 are now closed!

We are delighted to announce that Emerge 2019 has officially begun! This year's recipients are Jordan Chisholm and… https://t.co/7kKy1R3q4H

The VACMA deadline is coming soon! Get your apps in by 5th Feb. Looking for advice on your app? There's an advice s… https://t.co/KwTrWbAqgg

Applications are open for Modern Makers 2019! If you are aged 16-30 from D&G & interested in learning about the cra… https://t.co/LgNa0El9FH