talc.’s A&B tour

OrozcoJacob2talc.’s artists just finished the Argyll and Island’s tour to deliver workshops in all High Schools. The workshops were inspired by Gabriel Orozco’s drawings and Wassily Kandinsky’s compositions and covered plaster casting and colouring, adding conductivity, designing a laser cut ply wood grid composition and to connect the piece via a touchboard with a computer to …Read More

Interested in sound?

young_artist_pic_soundThere are also opportunities for young people interested in sound creation and sound sampling (ages: 15-25): ELECTRONIC MUSIC INSTRUMENTS (with talc. digital artist) SOLDERING MUSIC HARDWARE (with talc. digital artist) SOUND SCULPTURE/INSTALLATION (with talc. digital artist) Similar to talc.’s young artist scheme, a small grant of £200 will be paid. Closing Date: 30 April 2018 …Read More

Opportunity for young creatives

young_artist_pictalc.’s creative Work Tasters or Young Artist Scheme are an opportunity for young people (aged 15–25) to spend 1-2 working days with professional artists or craft makers to get an insight into their work life and 1:1 training sessions with talc.’s digital artists. A small grant of £200 will be paid, as well as a …Read More

Arts, Dance & Music Summer School 2017

Daniel - soundrecording in TarbertWe are now taking bookings for talc.’s summer arts, dance and music school (17–21 & 24–28 July, 10am–4pm). You are interested in drone filming, -editing, sculpting and stage design? Or composing sound – or a full week of contemporary dance? Then come to talc.’s summer school in Tarbert! The summer school is free, but booking …Read More

ART & MUSIC SUMMER SCHOOL FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

talc. summerschoolLOCHGILPHEAD — Artmap Engage/AYA Monday, 11 July: SNH bog walk & Digital photography (outdoors) Tuesday, 12 July: Kinetic light sculptures
 Wednesday, 13 July: Kinetic light sculptures 10am – 4pm, Ages: 12–25 TARBERT Monday, 25 July:
 Photography & sound recording (outdoors) Tuesday, 26 & Wednesday, 27 July:
 Sound & Sculptures (outdoors; can only be booked as …Read More

Art Bus

artbusQuite a few people had a look at the exhibition HERE COMES EVERYBODY in the Travelling Gallery bus in front of talc. on the 27 April. There are good news – The Travelling Gallery will come back in September (date tbc) to talc. with New Media Scotland’s exhibition Alt-w: Blush Response. The exhibition will include …Read More

Immersion Days – Kinetic light Sculpture

foldsExplore light, movement and sculpture with talc.’s Digital Artist Stefan Baumberger and lantern maker Jane Walker. 2 days to make new and exciting sculptural artworks to light up the night… Saturday 05 – Sunday 06th March, from 10am – 4pm MAYDS 50a Union St Lochgilphead To book: artmapargyll@gmail.com Artmap Argyll Engage in association with Argyll …Read More