Peacock Visual Arts is the leading contemporary visual arts organisation in Aberdeen and the NE of Scotland, bringing artists and the public together through exhibitions‚ events‚ talks‚ residencies‚ film screenings‚ gigs and workshops to make and present art in exciting and innovative ways.
- 21 Castle Street
- Aberdeen, AB11 5BQ
- t: 01224 639539
- e: email@example.com
Open Tuesday - Saturday 9.30am - 5.30pm. Admission free
Modest charges apply for use of production facilities.
Peacock Visual Arts is the main contemporary visual arts organisation in Aberdeen and the North-east of Scotland and is supported by Aberdeen City Council and Creative Scotland.
To play a leading role in nurturing a culture of creativity in Aberdeen and the North East of Scotland.
To be renowned internationally as a centre of excellence and innovation where artists and public engage to share and explore ideas and to make and present art in exciting, stimulating and challenging ways.
We passionately believe that art offers empowerment, increases understanding and improves communication. All our collaborative projects, residencies and learning opportunities are about increasing participation.
We organise an annual programme of national and international contemporary art exhibitions, as well as talks, critical debates and workshops.
We also provide the widest range of media openly available anywhere in Scotland. These facilities include the hire of video equipment and the use of our printmaking workshops and photography darkroom.
In our shop we have a wide range of artworks for sale by local, regional and international artists, many of which are editioned by Peacock printmakers. Our framing department offers a specialist, tailored public service of bespoke, handcrafted, high quality frames.
- Director: Lindsay Gordon, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Curator: Angela Lennon, email@example.com
- Assistant Curator: Sarah Ainslie, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Communications Manager: Kirsty Young, email@example.com
- Finance and Admin Manager: Alison Kennedy, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Accounts Assistant: Marta Kielczyk, email@example.com
- Digital Manager: Iain Gildea, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Digital Apprentice: Connor O'Neill, email@example.com
- Print Curator: David McCracken, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Printmaker: Michael Waight, email@example.com
- Assistant Printmaker: James Vass, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Picture Framer: Mark McCracken, email@example.com
- Other: Brian Ross & Douglas Colvin, factota
Peacock Visual Arts Ltd is registered in Scotland, No. SC 56235 Charity No. 14840