The last two weeks has borne some excellent news for some ongoing museum projects in Scotland, in the form of funding announcements from the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Scottish Government. First in
With its stupendous behemoth of blue towering over the dwarfed Mount Fuji (and the tiny boats in its path) The Great Wave off Kanagawa is one of the most recognisable and loved images
With a few hours to kill in London before my train back to Edinburgh today; I decided to drop into Tate Modern for a bit. Primarily my main objective was to check out
One of the most enjoyable parts I found when working in digitisation is the little discoveries of weird and wonderful material that you come across in the green boxes of the print rooms.
A few weeks back, I gave a talk at my local history club on the topic of Jacobite material culture. It's always valuable experience to practise preparing talks and public speaking when you
2014 was certainly a good year to be a Turner fan. The highlight of this was the release in October of Mike Leigh’s critically acclaimed biopic, which took an intimate and critically