Aberdeen Art Gallery

Aberdeen Art Gallery
Schoolhill
Aberdeen
Aberdeenshire
AB10 1FQ
Scotland

Website

www.aagm.co.uk

E-mail

info@aagm.co.uk

Telephone

01224 523700

Fax

01224 632133

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Housed in a Neo-Classical building, purpose built in 1884, Aberdeen's splendid Art Gallery houses an important fine art collection with particularly good examples of 19th, 20th and 21st century works. The Gallery has a wide range of exhibitions with an emphasis on contemporary work and an impressive permanent collection featuring such names as Damian Hirst, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Francis Bacon, Monet and Renoir. A fine collection of Aberdonian silver can be found among the decorative arts on the ground floor. Refreshments are available in the café and the Gallery Shop stocks a wide range of jewellery, gifts and stationary.

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery

Opening hours

Tues-Sat 1000-1700
Sun 1400-1700

Admission charges

Free

Collection details

Archaeology, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Coins and Medals, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

Kaffe Fassett 50 Years in Colour

  • 12 July — 27 September 2014 *on now

The first major solo show in Scotland celebrating the work of world renowned knitwear and textile designer Kaffe Fassett.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.aagm.co.uk/Exhibitions/Current/Kaffe-Fassett-50-Years-in-Colour.aspx

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
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Aberdeen's Sport Heritage

  • 25 July 2014 2:30-4pm

Learn about Aberdeen's sporting heritage. Meet in front of Pittodrie Stadium, please note that this walk finishes at the Chanonry.

All tours start at 14:30 and last around 90 minutes. Sensible shoes recommended.
All tours are one-way, i.e. they start and end in different places.

Tickets £5.00 (£4.00 Accord Card holders)

Booking in advance is essential by calling 01224 523677.

Payment can be made on the day.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Tickets £5.00 (£4.00 Accord Card holders).

Website

http://www.aagm.co.uk/WhatsOn/events.aspx

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After Hours: Colour Clash

  • 26 September 2014 6:30-10pm

We’ll be wrapping up our gloriously colourful Kaffe Fassett exhibition in the best way possible! Don your most vibrant outfit as we invite you to join in the Colour Clash.

After the huge success of the first event in May...this one's going to be even more colourful!
This exciting evening will be filled with DJ sets, vintage gramophones, face painting, a pop-up Bos’n Bar, artist led workshops, colourful manifestos, illusions, fast paced challenges, dress-up, a Cast on Corner, Knit and Natter talk and plenty of hands-on activity stations to keep you entertained.

Continue your evening at Bos’n where event attendees can enjoy a special discount on selected cocktails.

ADMISSION FREE, OVER 18’S ONLY

Suitable for

  • 18+

Website

http://www.aagm.co.uk

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