• 20 April 2014

    The idea of inviting 20 ­Scottish writers to address one of 20 portraits and artworks at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, and have their "short, sharp" monologues delivered by professional actors to a promenade audience, is a fascinating one - for all its undoubted logistical challenges.

  • 20 April 2014

    The conflict between Israelis and Palestinians looms large over the life of Khaled Hourani and, inevitably, it's what gives heft and meaning to much of his work as an artist.

  • 17 April 2014

    Event: Hazel Gore, art exhibition, Veneer Gallery, Glasgow

  • 12 April 2014

    The Edinburgh International Science Festival is in town and its artistic arm - for it has recently sprouted one - is to be found at Summerhall, the art complex housed, appropriately in this context, in the building that used to be Edinburgh University's Royal Dick Veterinary School.

  • 7 April 2014

    The Scottish artist Alan Davie has died aged 93.

  • 6 April 2014

    Brought into life again by this year's Glasgow International, the (rather cold) McLellan Galleries in Sauchiehall Street not only house more than half of new festival director Sarah McCrory's personal picks, but perhaps can also be regarded as the centre of this year's celebrations.

  • 5 April 2014

    The opening of the Burrell Collection in Pollok Country Park in October 1983 was a big deal for the people of Glasgow and beyond.