We were saddened to hear of the death of one of our longstanding RGIs, the extravagantly talented George Wyllie. To meet George was like encountering one of his sculptures –… Read more George Wyllie RGI →
The RGI Presidency was handed over from Gordon Macpherson to Karin Currie – only the second woman to hold the post in the RGI’s 151 year history. Presidential Message, April… Read more New RGI President and Council announced →
Childhood excursions usually involve seaside trips and visits to the park, but for Dorothy Kirkwood, daughter of the founder of the RGI Kelly Gallery, one of her most enduring memories… Read more Art Words : Dorothy Kirkwood, Kelly Gallery origins →
Various events celebrating the work and life of George Wyllie. See website for event details and how to join the Chums Club! http://www.whysman.co.uk
150 years young and setting off into the future. With Art however costs, voluntary help, selling, making ends meet, have never been easy as our History shows, so why should we expect any difference in the present climate. Challenges exist to be conquered. Set off into the future with us supporting this 150th Annual Exhibition by purchasing our Souvenir Catalogue, a book of raffle tickets hoping to win a prize towards a piece of Art on display, and seriously consider buying lifetime’s pleasure from the array in our Exhibition –… Read more Enjoy our 150th Annual Exhibition 2011 – Introduction from the Souvenir Catalogue →
Past Convenor Simon Laurie and Kelly Gallery Curator and Project Manager Lynne Mackenzie were on BBC Radio Scotland’s The Culture Cafe.
Top: General Consul Mr. Tarahara with Blair Thomson Bottom: Mr. Tarahara with RGI President Gordon Macpherson Photo credit: Heather Palmer THE WAY TO NORTHERN CHERRY BLOSSOMS Japan Earthquake and Tsunami… Read more Exhibition opened by Consul General of Japan and RGI President →
Help us celebrate the RGI’s 150th anniversary by coming along to the various events planned throughout this year. The RGI Kelly Gallery is hosting more exhibitions than ever now that our new Curator and Project Manager, Lynne Mackenzie, and Curatorial Assistant, Amy Marletta, are well and truly settled in. We also have Heather MacLeod working as press officer to raise awareness of the RGI. The Council is as active as ever, with the Tuesday Talks proving a sell-out, so it’s worth checking the website and our newly created Facebook for… Read more A message from Gordon Macpherson, RGI President →