Dovecot Studios Ltd

Dovecot is a world-renowned tapestry studio in the heart of Edinburgh and a landmark centre for contemporary art, craft and design!

Dovecot Studios Ltd

About Dovecot Studios Ltd

10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1LT
01315503660
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Dovecot Gallery is a landmark centre for contemporary art, craft and design built around a leading international tapestry studio. The Gallery occupies an extraordinary building in the heart of Edinburgh working to programme, commission and produce exhibitions and events for audiences and clients who share Dovecot’s passion for making and the creative arts.

Visit Dovecot Shop for the best in contemporary Scottish design, and our cafe by the award-winning The Pantry at Dovecot.

Exhibitions are supported by Creative Scotland and the Dovecot Foundation.

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Upcoming Events at Dovecot Studios Ltd

Rug Tufting Experience Day

Rug Tufting Experience Day

Selected dates between 9th April 2022 - 15th October 2022

Aimed at beginners, this intimate workshop at Dovecot Studios is an introduction to the art of electric gun tufting.
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Tapestry Weaving Experience Day

Tapestry Weaving Experience Day

Selected dates between 16th April 2022 - 21st January 2023

This tapestry weaving experience day at Dovecot Studios is a rare chance to learn the art of tapestry weaving at the UK’s longest running tapestry studio.
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SURFACE Exhibition

SURFACE Exhibition

30th June 2022 - 3rd July 2022

Paintbox School of Art is delighted to welcome you to their Professional Development Course Graduate Show 2022 - 'S U R F A C E '!
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Alan Davie Inspired 2-Day Tapestry Weaving Experience Day

Alan Davie Inspired 2-Day Tapestry Weaving Experience Day

4th July 2022 - 5th July 2022

Be inspired by the work of Alan Davie in this two-day tapestry workshop on 4th & 5th July at Dovecot Studios!
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Alan Davie Lunchtime Exhibition Tour

Alan Davie Lunchtime Exhibition Tour

Selected dates between 7th July 2022 - 22nd September 2022

Enjoy a lunchtime tour every Thursday at 1pm for the Alan Davie: Beginning of a Far-off World exhibition (Raphael is not included). Spaces are strictly limited so this must be pre-booked in advance.
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Raphael Inspired 2-Day Tapestry Weaving Experience Day

Raphael Inspired 2-Day Tapestry Weaving Experience Day

5th September 2022 - 6th September 2022

Coinciding with our Alan Davie "Beginning of a far off world" exhibition, this 2-Day workshop will lead you through themes and techniques commonly associated with the Alan Davie style.
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KNITWEAR: Chanel to Westwood

KNITWEAR: Chanel to Westwood

15th October 2022 - 11th March 2023

Dovecot is delighted to presents this major exhibition of inspirational 20th century fashion knitwear in Scotland for the first time!
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