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...
Brutalist Architecture – NORCO House Collage Workshop

Brutalist Architecture – NORCO House Collage Workshop

Join a fun and informative mixed media collage workshop facilitated by artist and chartered town planner Karen Maxted to explore and interpret the history and architecture of Norco House in Aberdeen. The workshops are over two evenings via ZOOM, from 6.30 – 9 pm on...
‘Brutalist’ Knitting Workshops!

‘Brutalist’ Knitting Workshops!

‘Brutalist’ Knitting Workshops!21st and 22nd September Join knitwear designer Jeni Allison to create a knitted scarf inspired by the brutalist architecture of Seamount Court and Porthill Court in Aberdeen. Over two online workshops, you will create...
The Castlegate – Donald Addison

The Castlegate – Donald Addison

Rosie Leavitt, one of our Shared Collective Heritage volunteers, has been looking at artworks we’ve recently digitised that focus on specific areas of Aberdeen City. This time Rosie has chosen ‘The Castlegate’ by Donald Addison from which to draw...
Footdee – Bryan Angus and Donald Addison

Footdee – Bryan Angus and Donald Addison

Rosie Leavitt, one of our Shared Collective Heritage volunteers, has been looking at artworks we’ve recently digitised that focus on specific areas of Aberdeen City, and has chosen the two works ‘Pilot Square’ by Bryan Angus, and ‘Evening...