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Welcome to the Scotland + Venice Press Office.  Here you can view and download press releases.  If you would like to arrange an interview, source photography, film footage or receive further information, do just let us know and we’ll be happy to assist.

Flora Macfarlane
Sutton PR
+44 (0) 20 7183 3577
Flora@suttonpr.com

Victoria Mitchell
Sutton PR
+44 (0) 20 7183 3577
victoria@suttonpr.com

www.suttonpr.com

PRESS RELEASES

Scotland + Venice 2017

The University of Edinburgh acquires Spite Your Face (PDF)

Scotland + Venice unveils Rachel Maclean’s Spite Your Face

Rachel Maclean reveals themes of new film commission

Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival 2017 programme announced

Scotland + Venice partnership announces participants in the 2017 Professional Development Programme

Venue selected and Producers announced for Scotland + Venice 2017

Scotland + Venice Project Manager Announced

Scotland + Venice 2017 announcement – 10 May 2016

SELECTED PRESS COVERAGE

The Sunday Times, Culture – 21 May 2017

Telegraph, Luxury – 19 May 2017

Vogue – 16 May 2017

The Irish Times – 22 May 2017

The Scotsman, Magazine – 20 May 2017

The Spectator – 20 May 2017

a-n – 19 May 2017

a-n – 19 May 2017

The Southern Reporter – 18 May 2017

The Independent – 17 May 2017

The Skinny – 16 May 2017

Apollo – 16 May 2017

A-n – 16 May 2017

The Independent – 15 May 2017

Artnet News – 15 May 2017

The Guardian, G2 – 16 May 2017

The Guardian – 15 May 2017

BBC Radio Scotland, The Janice Forsyth Show – 15 May 2017

Sleek – 15 May 2017

Dante Mag – 16 May 2017

Coffee-Table Notes – 15 May 2017

The Observer, The New Review – 14 May 2017

Royal Academy – 12 May 2017

Luxarazzi – 13 May 2017

Frieze – 12 May 2017

a-n – 12 May 2017

Getty – 12 May 2017

ARTNews – 11 May 2017

The Herald – 12 May 2017

It’s Nice That – 12 May 2017

Art Das Kunstmagazin – 11 May 2017

The Herald – 11 May 2017

The Observer – 11 May 2017

Elephant – 10 May 2017

BBC Arts – 9 May 2017

BBC Arts – 9 May 2017

  • ‘The Making of Spite Your Face’

The Art Newspaper – 9 May 2017

The Art Newspaper – 9 May 2017

The World of Interiors – June 2017

  • pp.77-80, ‘Venice roundup’ – By Charlotte Edwards. No online link

The Scotsman – 9 May 2017

Edinburgh College of Art – 9 May 2017

a-n – 9 May 2017

Scotsman – 9 May 2017

BBC – 9 May 2017

The Herald – 9 May 2017

The Herald – 9 May 2017

The National – 9 May 2017

The Skinny – 9 May 2017

ARTNews – 8 May 2017

Apollo – 8 May 2017

Frieze – 27 April 2017

Billionaire – 26 April 2017

Aesthetica – 20 April 2017

ArtReview – 13 April 2017

The List – 31 March 2017

Bon – Spring/ Summer 2017

The Herald – 6 March 2017

 The Skinny – 21 February 2017

UK/India, British Council – 20 February 2017

The Southern Reporter – 16 February 2017

Dante Magazine – February/ March 2017

  • pp.16-21, ‘Six Hot Artists to Watch’ (No online link)

Artlyst – 10 February 2017

It’s Nice That – 10 February 2017

The Southern Reporter – 9 February 2017

 The Herald – 27 January 2017

The Courier Dundee Edition – 27 January 2017

  • p.5, ‘Art students selected for Venice Biennale’ (no online link)

The Courier Angus and Mearns Edition – 27 January 2017

  • p.8, ‘Venetian ambassadorial role for arts students’ (no online link)

Edinburgh College of Art – 26 January 2017

  • ‘News – Students set for Venice Biennale’ (no online link)

Widewalls – 14 January 2017

The Guardian – 7 January 2017

The Scotsman Magazine – 7 January 2017

a-n – 5 January 2017

The Scotsman – 3 January 2017

 Arte – 23 December 2016

 Artsy – 9 December 2016

The Art Newspaper, Review – December 2016

The Fifth Sense – 6 November 2016

Artnet News – 24 November 2016

RA Magazine – Winter 2016

Scottish Art News – Autumn 2016

  • pp.24-25, ‘Q&A with Richard Ashrowan’ by Rachael Cloughton (no online link)

Scottish Art News – Autumn 2016

  • p.5, ‘News’ (no online link) 

The New York Times – 28 October 2016

Land of I Adornments – 26 October 2016

Artnet News – 10 October 2016

The Herald – 6 October 2016

Scotland + Venice 2015

Scotland + Venice Opening Week Announcement – 5 May 2015

Scotland + Venice Collateral Event Announcement – 10 March 2015

Scotland + Venice Learning Programme Announcement – 4 February 2015

Scotland + Venice Venue Announcement – 6 November 2014

Graham Fagen Selected to Represent Scotland – 24 March 2014

BBC News 

07 May 2015

‘Trying to shine at venice’

By Will Gompertz

http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-32624437

 

This is Tomorrow

02 July 2015

‘Artist Interview: Graham Fagen’

By Jaime Marie Davis

http://thisistomorrow.info/articles/artist-interview-graham-fagen

 

BBC World Service: Click

19 May 2015

Not credited

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02r6sps#auto

 

The Scotsman 

11 May 2015

‘Art review: Graham Fagen, Palazzo Fontana, Venice’

By Moira Jeffrey

http://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/arts/visual-arts/art-review-graham-fagen-palazzo-fontana-venice-1-3769658

 

The Art Newspaper, Venice Biennale Guide 2015

‘A Cacophony and a Symphony: the Musical Biennale’, p.28 – 29

By Riah Pryor

No online link

 

GQ

April 2015

‘In Venice, no man is an island’

By Sophie Hastings

No online link

 

The Independent Radar

4 April 2015

‘In this space it’s all about the making, in the other it’s about the thinking’

By Karen Wright

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art/features/graham-fagen-artist-in-this-space-its-all-about-the-making-in-the-other-its-about-the-thinking-10151820.html

 

The List

18 March 2015

‘Graham Fagen: Scotland’s representative at the Venice Biennale 2015’

By Susan Mansfield

https://www.list.co.uk/article/69347-graham-fagen-scotlands-representative-at-the-venice-biennale-2015/

 

The Scotsman, Weekend Life

3 January 2015

‘Tear down the walls’

By Moira Jeffrey

No online link

 

BBC Radio Scotland, The Culture Studio

10 March 2015

‘Stuart Cosgrove sits in’

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b054tghk#auto

 

BBC News 

06 May 2015

‘Scotland brings Burns and reggae to Venice Biennale’

By Moira Jeffrey

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-32600609

 

ArtReview 

04 May 2015

‘The Venice Questionnaire #24: Graham Fagen’

http://artreview.com/previews/2015_venice_24_graham_fagen/

 

Artinfo 

05 May 2015

‘Venice Biennale: 12 Things to Do During Opening Week’

By Scott Indrisek

http://www.blouinartinfo.com/news/story/1148278/venice-biennale-12-things-to-do-during-opening-week#

 

The Times (Scotland) 

05 May 2015

By Rhona Taylor

http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/uk/scotland/article4430801.ece

 

The Independent on Sunday 

Sunday 3 May

‘Venice Biennale 2015: The artists and artworks to look out for – a bluffer’s guide’

By Marcus Field

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art/features/venice-biennale-2015-the-artists-and-artworks-to-look-out-for–a-bluffers-guide-10219331.html