Exploring and highlighting Langholm’s rich history and heritage in textile manufacture.
For Artful Migration 2020, environmental video artist and filmmaker John Wallace will be creating work based on the behaviour of the ospreys at NTS Threave Garden & Estate.
For Modern Makers 2020, four young people work with glass artist Amanda Simmons
Modern Makers 2019 saw six young people explore the craft of printmaking with established artists and makers
A project giving artists the opportunity to research and creatively explore the subject of climate change in relation to the unique landscape of Dumfries & Galloway.
Four young people worked with Alex Rigg to design and create costumes
Artful Migration is a residency programme being developed by Upland in partnership with Ginnie Wollaston of Moving Souls Dance along with support from WWT Caerlaverock and the RSPB.
A collaborative initiative bringing cultures closer together through art
Upland offers various creative and professional development opportunities for visual artists and makers in Dumfries and Galloway. This blog is a space to share learning and knowledge gained through a range of experiences undertaken as part of the programme.
Modern Makers enables a small group of young people to learn skills from established makers.
Our 2017 Modern Makers are working with slipware potters Hannah McAndrew & Doug Fitch.