THE IONA GALLERY, KINGUSSSIE
BREAKING NEWS – BADENOCH GREAT PLACES, GREAT ART COMPETITION LAUNCHED – 1st PRIZE OF £500 WORTH OF ART MATERIALS VOUCHER – DETAILS HERE
THE SOCIETY OF BADENOCH & STRATHSPEY ARTISTS
This year’s exhibition series is now complete and the gallery is now closed until early March. During January and February, a major series of works internally will be undertaken to insulate the walls and refurbish the interior with full height smooth wall, including refurbishment of the small gallery. Glass doors will be fitted in the interior entrance to the small gallery, a new storage space will be created in the main gallery and various other works undertaken to improve the gallery and its usefulness to the community.
The Iona Gallery is set close to the centre of Kingussie, a delightful town in the heart of the Scottish Highlands with lovely cafes and beautiful scenery, within the Cairngorms National Park. Our gallery, the only public art gallery in the National Park, is run by the SBSA (Society of Badenoch and Strathspey Artists) a community group whose aims are to promote art and access to art for residents and visitors alike. We are a registered charity run by volunteer trustees and committee members. The High Life Highland Exhibitions Unit will be providing two exhibitions in 2019, together with private exhibitors and three members’ exhibitions – Photography, a Textile Exhibition and the very popular SBSA Summer Arts Festival.
BOOKINGS ARE NOW OPEN FOR VACANT MAIN GALLERY DATES AND FOR SMALL GALLERY DATES – SEE THE EXHIBITIONS PAGE FOR DATES AVAILABLE.
WATCH OUT FOR ANNOUNCEMENT OF AN EXCITING NEW OPPORTUNITY TO TAKE PART IN AN OPEN COMPETITION CONNECTED WITH BADENOCH HERITAGE.
Details will be announced in February, with registration and entry forms on this site.