The Gateway Centre
The Gateway Galleries are the University's temporary exhibition venue, featuring a changing programme of exhibitions, on subjects ranging from art and photography to science and ethnography. Cafe facilities are available on weekdays.
Monday to Friday 9am-3.45pm, Saturday 12pm-4pm
Barbara Rae: Place and Process
- 23 August — 13 December 2014 *on now
Enjoy this opportunity to see recent work by one of Britain’s outstanding contemporary artists. Barbara Rae is known for her bold use of colour and travels extensively to sketch and gain inspiration for her distinctive abstract works. This exhibition explores the print-making and painterly processes that define Rae’s work and the constantly evolving technical methods she employs. Barbara Rae is a Royal Academician and the recipient of numerous awards including a CBE and an Honorary Doctorate from the University of St Andrews. There will also be a parallel display of Rae’s work in the School of Art History, 79 North Street, which is open Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm. Free.
Arty Saturdays 'Barbara Rae'
- 22 November 2014 1-3pm
- 29 November 2014 1-3pm
- 6 December 2014 1-3pm
- 13 December 2014 1-3pm
Challenge yourself to a new art activity inspired by Barbara Rae’s artwork. Spin the colour wheel to look at the colour combinations. Rub different surfaces to create texture. Draw from your memories of your favourite places. Spot the different lines and shapes from the prints on display.
Every Saturday 23 August – 13 December, 1-3pm (All ages)
- Any age