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Flaunting Szafki: a Dovecot Retrospective

Yusef Szafki’s paintings are brought together at Dovecot Studios for the first time, in part due to the completion of the textile piece The Stones are Whispering, 2018. The rug, created at Dovecot, was commissioned by Szafki’s wife, Sheila Szatkowski based on Szafki’s painting by the same title. The painting is unfortunately not featured in […]

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Stories Without Borders: Tapestries and Rugs

Dovecot Studio: until 5th November   As part of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival ‘Stories Without Borders’, Dovecot displays a series of tapestries and rugs to complement a traditional storytelling event in the gallery space. However, seeing only the pop-up exhibition and not hearing the stories narrated, leaves the viewer with the laborious task of […]