Upcoming events

  • Apr. 28 - May. 2, 2016 9:00am — 5:00pm

    Look Again Festival - Look Again at RGU
    Look Again Festival - Look Again at RGU

    Where:
    Garthdee Campus, Garthdee, Aberdeen, AB10 7QB | Map

    A range of activities will be taking place across the Robert Gordon University (RGU) campus; including Andy Cranston, who will be exhibiting a new body of work. Read more…

  • Apr. 28 - May. 2, 2016 10:00am — 5:00pm

    Look Again Festival - Mirrored Pavilion
    Look Again Festival - Mirrored Pavilion

    Where:
    Aberdeen, AB11 5BB | Map

    The Mirrored Pavilion will pop-up in the Castlegate and will reflect back the historical architecture of the area through a simple yet beautiful sculptural form. Read more…

  • Fri, Apr. 29, 2016 10:00am — 5:00pm

    Toys and Games
    Toys and Games

    Where:
    Aberdeen Maritime Museum, Shiprow, Aberdeen, AB11 5BY | Map

    This exhibition is inspired by the painting Marjory and Anne by Alexander Christie. This portrait shows local children playing with toys at home in 1943 and evokes the universal experience of play. Drawing on our collections from the... Read more…

  • Fri, Apr. 29, 2016 10:00am — 5:00pm

    An Audience with Charles Dickens
    An Audience with Charles Dickens

    Where:
    The Gallery, The Sir Duncan Rice Library, The University of Aberdeen, Bedford Road, Old Aberdeen, AB24 3AA, Aberdeenshire, Scotland | Map

      ‘An Audience with Charles Dickens’ has been inspired by Dickens’s visits to Aberdeen and explores his prolific output as a writer and his unusual side-line, as a performer of his own work.   Visitors to the exhibition will be able... Read more…

  • Fri, Apr. 29, 2016 10:00am — 5:00pm

    Working 9-5
    Working 9-5

    Where:
    The Tolbooth Museum, Castle Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5BQ | Map

    Working in an office is familiar territory for many of us. This exhibition illustrates the huge changes that have occurred for office workers, their equipment and culture over the last 200 years; from inventive mechanical machines like the... Read more…

  • Fri, Apr. 29, 2016 10:00am — 5:00pm

    Sugar & Spice - Are They Always Nice?
    Sugar & Spice - Are They Always Nice?

    Where:
    Aberdeen Science Centre, 179 Constitution Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5TU, Aberdeen City, United Kingdom | Map

    Embark on a tasty journey every weekend with a new series of shows, workshops and special events which will please your eyes and challenge your brain! Throughout April, we’ll be discovering spices of the world and finding out... Read more…

  • Fri, Apr. 29, 2016 11:00am — 4:00pm

    Northern Lights Exhibition
    Northern Lights Exhibition

    Where:
    Drum Castle, Drumoak, AB31 5EY | Map

    The £30 million redevelopment of Aberdeen Art Gallery has led to a second year of collaborative working with Drum Castle. The National Trust for Scotland property is hosting a fresh selection of key artworks with a Scottish theme while... Read more…

  • Fri, Apr. 29, 2016 11:30am — 4:30pm

    Imperial Possessions: Sir William MacGregor, doctor, governor, explorer and collector
    Imperial Possessions: Sir William MacGregor, doctor, governor, explorer and collector

    Where:
    King's Museum, , Old Aberdeen Townhouse, Aberdeen, AB24 3NR, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom | Map

    Risen from an impoverished background in nineteenth century rural Aberdeenshire to the role of colonial governor, Macgregor felt himself under an imperative to collect ‘before it was too late’ from the cultures he encountered which were going through rapid... Read more…

  • Sat, Apr. 30, 2016 10:00am — 5:00pm

    Toys and Games
    Toys and Games

    Where:
    Aberdeen Maritime Museum, Shiprow, Aberdeen, AB11 5BY | Map

    This exhibition is inspired by the painting Marjory and Anne by Alexander Christie. This portrait shows local children playing with toys at home in 1943 and evokes the universal experience of play. Drawing on our collections from the... Read more…

  • Sat, Apr. 30, 2016 10:00am — 5:00pm

    An Audience with Charles Dickens
    An Audience with Charles Dickens

    Where:
    The Gallery, The Sir Duncan Rice Library, The University of Aberdeen, Bedford Road, Old Aberdeen, AB24 3AA, Aberdeenshire, Scotland | Map

      ‘An Audience with Charles Dickens’ has been inspired by Dickens’s visits to Aberdeen and explores his prolific output as a writer and his unusual side-line, as a performer of his own work.   Visitors to the exhibition will be able... Read more…

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