• Welcome to Upland

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

  • Opportunities

    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 is a vibrant visual art and craft open studios event covering the length and breadth of Dumfries and Galloway in South West Scotland; it is highly regarded as one of the UK’s most successful contemporary visual art and craft events.

     

     

  • Projects

    Modern Makers

    Modern Makers is a programme which allows a small group of young people to learn craft skills from established makers.

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

Opportunities
New project

Making Connections

Exploring and highlighting Langholm’s rich heritage in textile manufacture

Events

Two's Company

Exhibition of work by Maggie Ayres

OPPORTUNITY // We're looking for an artist-in-residence for the Artful Migration programme which will take place in… https://t.co/2BsU4W3N7V

Applications Open! We are seeking to appoint an artist-in-residence for the Artful Migration programme which will t… https://t.co/VbHoWCYKTO

The deadline for VACMA is coming soon! Artists & makers in South Scotland can apply for awards up to £1500 to devel… https://t.co/rj2belVnim