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5,944 miles is the distance, as the crow flies, from Bangkok to Edinburgh. It is the distance Pat and Kom of 141 Social Enterprise were due to travel in spring […]

Mexican Residency with Hojalata Master Inspires Collaborative New Objects

Clare Waddle, AAS Member and part of design duo Yellow Broom lighting and product design, reflects upon her residency in Mexico with artisan Fabian Pacheco, master of the art of Hojalata, […]

A Capsule of Hope for a New Way of Living

Collaboration can be transformative and in Meet Make Collaborate, an AAS touring exhibition at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery of new works by Scottish makers with their counterparts in Mexico, […]

Identity Explored in Meet Make Collaborate Exhibition

Craft and identity is one of the themes investigated in Meet Make Collaborate, a touring exhibition of new works by makers participating in one of three AAS international collaborations, currently […]

Meet Make Collaborate Exhibition Opening April

We are delighted to announce that, with the lifting of covid restrictions, the rescheduled Meet Make Collaborate exhibition will now be opening at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, Inverness on […]

Wings of Sustainability, Identity & Collaboration

Ceramicist Carol Sinclair explains how collaborating with jeweller Rebecca Hannon to make a set of human scale wings with sustainability and identity at the core of their creation led to […]

Replicating Nature to Transform E-Waste into New Kinds of Rock

The global issue of the dumping of e-waste inspired jeweller Stefanie Cheong and Thailand based designer Kawisara Anansaringkarn of Coth Studio to experiment with ways to mimic the processes of […]

Meet Make Collaborate Exhibition Dates

Meet Make Collaborate is a touring exhibition of new works created by makers participating in the AAS international exchanges project and information on dates and venues will be published when […]

AAS Awarded Funding for Innovative Digital Project

Applied Arts Scotland has been awarded Creative Informatics Connected Innovators funding for phase one of our DISTANCE Project, a project identifying, researching and testing user friendly and free or low-cost […]