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INSPIRATIONAL INSIGHTS: An Afternoon of Art and Antiques

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An Afternoon of Art, Design and Antiques

Charity Valuations and Inspiring Talks Supporting Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums Development Trust

Valuations – Talks – Pop-Up Shops


The Inspiring Art and Music redevelopment is completely transforming Aberdeen Art Gallery, the Cowdray Hall concert venue and the Remembrance Hall. Our new, world class venue will preserve and showcase the City's collections of recognised national significance. Exhibits will be challenging, humorous and poignant, exciting and accessible for all. All proceeds will go to the the Inspiring Art and Music Campaign.

http://www.aagm.co.uk/Support-Us/Donate.aspx

Thank you for your support.

We invite you to:

Discover - Are there heirlooms gathering dust in your attic? Could you be sitting on a fortune? From jewellery to antiques, bring up to threeitems to be valued by the specialists from leading auction house, Lyon & Turnbull - could it be a Picasso? Lyon and Turnbull’s experts will be available all afternoon.

Experience - Dr Malcolm Appleby MBE, world renowned silversmith, jeweller & gun engraver, in conversation with Christina Jansen. An exciting opportunity to enjoy an in-depth insight into Malcolm’s illustrious career and browse his pop-up shop. (1PM)

Be Inspired - Christine Rew, Head of Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums with an update on this once-in-a-generation project to create a world class cultural centre, celebrating art and music at the heart of Aberdeen showcasing the city’s exceptional collections. (2PM)

Enjoy - Insights from Charlote Riordan, Scottish Art specialist at Lyon & Turnbull, into collecting art and the highlights of their forthcoming Scottish Paintings and Sculpture auction on view. (3PM)

Anticipate - enjoy a sneak preview of highlights from Lyon and Turnbull’s next Scottish sale on show all afternoon.

Delight - Araminta Campbell - Weaver - artist and designer extraordinaire will be showcasing her wonderful tweeds & alpaca scarves, all woven by hand - see her loom in action!

Savour - House of Elrick Gin at their tasting table. This local hand crafted, artisan gin is one of the finest available. Originating in Aberdeenshire, Scotland this smooth Scottish Gin should be tried by any serious Gin lover.

Browse - Pop-up Shops from: Iconic Scottish design firm ANTA selling their beautiful ceramics, candles, soft furnishings and more; Araminta Campbell - one off luxurious handwoven soft British alpaca accessories, House of Elrick - treat yourself to a bottle of their craft gin; Malcolm Appleby showcasing his fabulous collections for sale - resurrect those cheque books to purchase Malcolm’s treasures!

Be Generous - hear the latest information about this stunning building and ways to support us, unique gifts for the loved one who has everything - a very last chance to buy an iconic print by John Byrne RSA ! Donations welcome.

…and more

Event Programme

12.00 Doors open

12.00 until 16.00 Lyon and Turnbull’s experts will carry out valuations, remember to bring those hidden treasures (up to three items each)

Talks:

13.00 Dr Malcolm Appleby MBE, world renowned silversmith, jeweller & gun engraver, in conversation with Christina Jansen of the Scottish Gallery

14.00 Christine Rew, Curator, Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums with an update on the Gallery redevelopment

15.00 Lyon and Turnbull’s Scottish Art Specialist Charlotte Riordan will provide insights into collecting art and the highlights of their forthcoming Scottish Paintings and Sculpture auction on view

16.00 Event Closes

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