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Women Photographers from The Amberside Collection launches at Still Gallery

Stills’ exhibition Women Photographers from The Amberside Collection launched on Thursday with an atmosphere of vibrancy and buzz, and a clear sense of the excitement in attendees. The collection features photographs from women photographers in Amberside’s archives, with a selection of works from Diane Arbus to Sirkka-Liisa Konttinen. This exhibition is part of Stills’ annual […]

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Cindy Sherman: Early Works at Stills Gallery

As you walk into Stills gallery, the white walls and natural light offer a minimalistic ambience that one would never normally associate with the loud and often gaudy works of Cindy Sherman. The intimate photography exhibition, however, hosts a selection of some of Sherman’s earliest work and boasts pieces such as Untitled (Murder Mystery People), […]

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The Collection Series: Works from a private photography collection & Alan Dimmick’s studio archive, 1977-2017

The Collection Series is a truly wonderful exploration and depiction of flawed but genuine human character.  There are scenes of beach holidays, parents pushing prams; old friends getting drunk together and off guard moments of affection between loved ones. Alan Dimmick, while originally self-taught, later went to technical college to improve his photographic skills. This […]

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Women of Dundee

Stills Gallery: Until 9th April From the moment you walk into the exhibition space, it is clear that simplicity is of the essence. The white walls, dotted with quotes, the concrete floors and the open space all serve to draw attention to the black and white pictures. The artworks stand alone as the people inside […]

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Winners of the Jill Todd Photographic Award

Stills Gallery: Until January 17th Mhairi Law has been announced as winner of the 2015 Jill Todd Award, displayed this year at Stills Gallery. Established in 2012, the award commemorates promising young photographer Jill Todd, who died of cancer in her twenties. Todd first interned as a photographer at Stills Gallery, and so, in a particularly […]