Artist Silvana McLean sadly passed away last year and The Whitehouse Gallery in Kirkcudbright, south west Scotland is paying tribute to this wonderful artist with a solo exhibition of her work.
credit Euan Adamson
As well as a large collection of Silvana’s prints and original paintings, there will also be items on loan from her family, such as a much treasured painting called ‘The Lighthouse’, which was part of Silvana’s school work, submitted in her application to Art School.
Fold (This is my favourite painting. I could lose myself in it forever)
Something very special to me will also be on display – a portfolio of Silvana’s prints accompanied by five of my poems. This was the result of an arts project on which Silvana and I collaborated.
In 2007 when we were commissioned by Scottish Natural Heritage to work on a project called ‘Voices of Glentrool & Merrick’ Silvana…
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A beautiful tribute… Thanks for sharing.
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Thanks so much for sharing this, Sue. Silvana would be chuffed to bits. By the way, your favourite painting was sold even before I arrived at the exhibition!
That does not surprise me… if I had any money, I’d have bought it myself 🙂
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