Articles tagged Scotland


Jestico and Wiles transforms historic bank into brew-pub and uncovers hidden treasures

GLASGOW – Shilling Bar and Brewery resides in a historic bank in the heart of Glasgow's city centre. The designers of Jestico + Wiles created an interior that has a tasteful balance between the …


Introducing: Nick Ross

At first glance, Nick Ross appears to have a great eye for presentation. A closer look reveals a sensitivity to materials that makes bold moves appear delicate. 

Contemporary Art

Introducing: Katie Paterson

Katie Paterson’s work has always been deeply mired in the scientific. Having taken on the position of artist-in-residence at University College London’s Department of Physics and Astronomy in …

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Considering by Chris Johanson

Add a splash of colour to your day in blustery Glasgow by heading down to The Modern Institute’s latest exhibition, featuring cheery installations, paintings and sculptures by the Los Angeles-based …

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Then They Appear: Dreams in White

For those living in the UK, the recent grim news that this winter will be the country’s coldest one in recent memory is not a cheerful prospect at all. Arusha Gallery’s new show offers us …


Andrew Gilbert at Ten Haaf Projects

Berlin-based Scottish artist Andrew Gilbert revels in his ironic exploration of the British empire and its excesses, recreating historic events with a fantastical twist and paying great attention to …


Tea Blending Chest by Method Studio

A contemporary Tea Blending Chest – which includes everything you need for blending the perfect cup of tea – has been created and handcrafted by Scottish design house Method Studio.

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Sawney Bean by Adam McEwen

The Modern Institute presents “Sawney Bean”, the first major solo exhibition in the UK of New York based artist Adam McEwen. McEwen presents a new body of work positioned around personal and …



A year ago, Scottish furniture designer Catherine Aitken, a Royal College of Art grad, appeared in our Best Students series with her graduate project, Bundle.


Leith Walk Regeneration by Biomorphis

EDINBURGH – The city is soon going to have a glamorous ‘green bridge,’ as local firm Biomorphis realizes a design to convert old railway tracks into a walking route that connects the city’s …


Titanic Belfast

BELFAST – The world’s largest Titanic experience is opening today in Belfast, Northern Ireland – the place where the iconic ship had been designed and built.