Poetry Inspired by the GHAT Art Collection, by Shane Strachan

Poetry Inspired by the GHAT Art Collection, by Shane Strachan

In 2022 writer and performer Shane Strachan was commissioned by GHAT to create four new poetic works inspired and informed by artworks in the GHAT Art Collection, and the history and heritage of Aberdeen.   A film link to each follows the introductory...
GHAT Heritage Walls

GHAT Heritage Walls

GHAT Heritage Walls As part of our Shared Collective Heritage project and with support from Aberdeen Built Heritage Trust, we recently installed ‘Heritage Walls’ that are currently on display in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary (Yellow Zone corridor, Level 1). The Heritage...
Using the GHAT Art Collection in the classroom

Using the GHAT Art Collection in the classroom

In January, two creative writing sessions with North East primary and secondary school English teachers were run as part of our Shared Collective Heritage project, focusing on using visual art as an inspiration for creative writing. Utilising the GHAT Art Collection...
Shared Collective Heritage

Shared Collective Heritage

Shared Collective Heritage (SCH) is a project funded by National Lottery Heritage Fund, Aberdeen City Council and the Rayne Foundation. SCH will preserve and celebrate artistic heritage that connects people and place in the North East of Scotland. Our aim is to ensure...
Filming for Shared Collective Heritage

Filming for Shared Collective Heritage

GHAT Art Collection – Artists Films. We’re delighted to share some behind-the-scenes pics from a filming session with Ade Adesina at Peacock Visual Arts last week. For our Shared Collective Heritage project, we’re producing a series of films that...

Corporate Communications (Nov 2016)

Foresterhill House The main objective was to select work for a busy meeting room which is frequently used by the staff within the Corporate Communications department.  When we initiated the consultation process, the room was going to be used for a series of...