Ley Lines - Kate Scardifield

Kate Scardifield; photo Kevin Greenfield Unearthing social and historical gems from six local museum collections and archives across Scotland, Sydney based artist Kate Scardifield explores and reframes Scottish and Australian connections. Presenting and creating art in a new context, her upcoming exhibition Ley Lines takes the work of Scottish Astronomer and Governor of New South Wales Thomas Brisbane as her starting point. Brisbane was one of the first to map the constellations of the southern hemisphere and in Ley Lines Kate Scardifield creates and connects new constellations. These new works include textiles, sculpture and video, made in response to Brisbane’s collected astronomical equipment and selected objects and fragments held within six of Scotland’s local collections. Ley Lines opens courtesy of Fife Contemporary at St Andrews Museum in St Andrews on 2 December 2017 before touring to venues in Hawick and Falkirk throughout 2018 and 2019. Curated by Panel in partnership with Heriot Watt University; Live Borders; Fife Contemporary; Co Create (Maggie Broadley); Falkirk Community Trust and supported in kind by the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences (MAAS) Sydney, Ley Lines presents a major new commission by Australian artist Kate Scardifield in Scotland. Ley Lines is kindly supported through Creative Scotland’s Open Fund.

Tagged : Arts, crafts & exhibitions

Published by: Fife Contemporary

Times & Venues

Location Date Time
Thursday 7 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 8 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 9 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 13 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 14 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 15 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 16 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 20 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 21 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 22 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 23 December 2017 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 4 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 5 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 6 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 10 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 11 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 12 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 13 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 17 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 18 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 19 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 20 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 24 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 25 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 26 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 27 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 31 January 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 1 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 2 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 3 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 7 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 8 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 9 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 10 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 14 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 15 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 16 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 17 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 21 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 22 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 23 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 24 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 28 February 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Thursday 1 March 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Friday 2 March 2018 10:30 - 16:00
Saturday 3 March 2018 10:30 - 16:00