This competition has now closed. Featuring the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra in collaboration with Norwegian master bassist Arild Andersen and Italian drummer/percussionist Paolo Vinaccia, telling new and original jazz stories spun around Norse legends. Performance dates are: Aberdeen March 22, Edinburgh March 23 & Glasgow March 24, with a pair of tickets up for grabs
This competition has now closed. WIN a pair of tickets to the Edinburgh premiere of ‘The Mother,’ starring the internationally acclaimed ballerina Natalia Osipova, principal of London’s Royal Ballet, and multiple award winning dance artist Jonathan Goddard in a spectacular production combining narrative, dance and drama! Based on a wintry tale by Hans Christian Andersen,
WIN! A PAIR OF TICKETS TO THE VIP PREVIEW EVENING OF THE EDINBURGH ART FAIR, THURSDAY NOVEMBER 22, 6.30-9.30pm! 25 PAIRS OF TICKETS UP FOR GRABS!
This competition has now closed. Your tickets enable you to mingle at this prestigious event and buy the art before the show opens to the general public! The Edinburgh Art Fair runs Fri Nov 23-Sun Nov 25. Check website for ticket prices and opening hours: www.artedinburgh.com Entry deadline is Saturday Nov 10. Winner will be
WIN! A pair of tickets to the Concerts by Candlelight series by the Scottish Ensemble, the UK’s leading contemporary string orchestra! 2 pairs up for grabs!
This competition has now closed. Taking place in churches and cathedrals across Scotland, this year’s atmospheric festive concert features soloist Sean Shibe on classical guitar and works by Vivaldi, Corelli, Bach and more. For full event information go to www.scottishensemble.co.uk/concerts Entry deadline is Sat Nov 17. Winner will be notified immediately. Standard Artmag terms and
This competition has now closed. Plus official catalogue, a set of 6 notecards & a tin of Rembrandt waffles! Plus ‘Drawings for Paintings in the Age of Rembrandt’ (hardback, 318pp), featuring dozens of 17th century Dutch landscapes, still lifes and scenes of daily life! ‘Rembrandt: Britain’s Discovery of the Master’ continues at the Royal Scottish
WIN! A pair of tickets to Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Making the Glasgow Style at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!
This competition has now closed. This major new exhibition (until Aug 14) is one of the key events in the city-wide Mackintosh 2018 programme marking the 150th anniversary of the birth of the celebrated Glasgow architect, designer and artist. www.glasgowmuseums.com This part of the prize is valid for Sat Jul 28 or Sun Jul 29
This competition has now closed. Enjoy afternoon tea for two in the famous tea rooms designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1903. This A-listed building is internationally recognised as the only surviving tea rooms designed entirely by Mackintosh and has recently been restored to its former glory. www.mackintoshatthewillow.com This part of the prize is valid
This competition has now closed. To celebrate the hotel’s newly commissioned, Mackintosh-inspired street art mural, it has teamed up with Mackintosh at the Willow and the Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum to offer a chance to win a Mackintosh weekend. www.radissonred.com/glasgow This part of the prize is valid for an overnight stay with breakfast on
This competition has now closed. Potfest returns June 8-10 for its 22nd year in Scotland, showcasing work for sale by over 80 studio ceramics artists from the UK, Ireland and France. The biggest event of its kind in Scotland, Potfest also features demonstrations, hands on activities and areas dedicated to new exhibitors and the best
This competition has now closed. Showcasing the impressive variety of Mozart’s works for strings, from duos to symphonies: Dumfries (May 25) Inverness (May 29) Dundee (May 30) Glasgow (May 31) Edinburgh (Jun 1) www.scottishensemble.co.uk Standard Artmag terms and conditions also apply: www.artmag.co.uk/terms Closing date Friday May 4 2018.
WIN! A pair of tickets to the exclusive Preview Evening of the 4th Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair on Friday May 11, 6-9pm
Staged for the first time at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum! This special night provides guests with the chance to be the first to see and purchase work prior to the Saturday May 12 and Sunday May 13 public days. It’s also a great opportunity to meet some of the artists and get advice
This competition has now closed. An Artist’s War: The Art and Letters of Morris and Alice Meredith Williams by Phyllida Shaw (pub. The History Press), an extraordinary visual record of the WW1 experiences of the Edinburgh-based illustrator and art teacher which inspired a series of war memorials by his sculptor wife. www.thehistorypress.co.uk Standard Artmag terms
This competition has now closed. Inverness (Mar 13), Greenock (Mar 14), Dumfries (Mar 15) and Dundee (Mar 16). They are joined in all performances by Celtic-influenced fiddle and Scottish harp duo Chris Stout and Catriona McKay. www.scottishensemble.co.uk Standard Artmag terms and conditions also apply: www.artmag.co.uk/terms Closing date Wednesday 7 March 2018.
This excellent series of art films profiles some of the biggest names in art, including Canaletto, Vincent van Gogh, David Hockney, Paul Cézanne and Hieronymus Bosch. Screenings: www.exhibitiononscreen.com *A pair of tickets available for two separate winners. Standard Artmag terms and conditions also apply: www.artmag.co.uk/terms Closing date Wednesday 7 March 2018.
This beautifully illustrated book celebrates the lives of over 80 great artists throughout history, from pre-1500 (van Eyck, Donatello, Botticelli, Bosch) to post-1945 (Kahlo, Bacon, Murakami, Kapoor), charting each artist’s influences, creative development, unique visions and ground-breaking techniques. A ‘must read’ for any artlover!
Affordable, yet uncompromising on quality, the ‘Cotman Postcard Collection’ enables artists to travel light and create their own postcards wherever and whenever inspiration strikes. The set includes six blank postcards, three Cotman watercolours, a Cotman brush, drawing ink, a brush pen and a palette. To see the full range of Winsor & Newton products visit
WIN! THREE PAIRS OF TICKETS TO THE EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW OF CHRISTMAS AT THE BOTANICS, 24 NOVEMBER, 7.40PM!
This competition has now closed. Christmas at the Botanics 24 Nov – 30 Dec The trees and glasshouses of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh will be spectacularly lit and all aglow in an exciting new after dark trail through the gardens that is bigger, brighter and more spectacular than anything seen before. Explore the sights
This competition has now closed. 25 PAIRS OF TICKETS UP FOR GRABS! The Fair, which runs 17-19 November at the city’s Corn Exchange, will be opened by celebrated author Ian Rankin on Thursday 16th November. Your tickets enable you to mingle at this prestigious event and buy the art before the show opens to the
WIN! ONE OF FIVE PAIRS OF TICKETS TO THE VIP PREVIEW EVENING FOR HANDMADE EDINBURGH ON THURSDAY 26 OCTOBER
This competition has now closed. Following the success of Handmade in Britain’s first year in Scotland, Handmade Edinburgh will return to The Hub, 27-29 October. This premiere contemporary craft and design event is a fabulous opportunity to shop for gorgeous textiles, jewellery, ceramics, glass and more, directly from a handpicked selection of designer-makers from Scotland
This competition has now closed. Le Roi Fou is the first restaurant from Chef Jérôme Henry (previously of Anton Mosimann’s Dining Club and Les Trois Garcons, Shoreditch) and creative director Isolde Nash. A bijou, relaxed fine dining restaurant, Le Roi Fou serves modern European cuisine influenced by Swiss / French Jérôme’s travels. The restaurant is
This competition has now closed. Looking for a night away from it all? Why not indulge in some ‘me’ time with a relaxing stay at Knock Castle Hotel & Spa, the gorgeous Perthshire retreat? You could be spending your time exploring the local area or simply enjoying the stunning views of the countryside from the hotel. Look out for some beautiful paintings coming soon from a host of Scottish artists!
This competition has now closed. Potfest returns to the Perth area for its 21st year in Scotland. This year’s show is held once again in the beautiful grounds of Scone Palace, home of the Stone of Destiny, the ancient crowning site of Scottish kings. Over 70 potters and ceramic sculptors working from small studios all over the UK and across Europe
WIN! A PAIR OF TICKETS FOR 5 LUCKY WINNERS TO JOAN EARDLEY: A SENSE OF PLACE AT THE SCOTTISH NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART UNTIL 21 MAY
This competition has now closed. This major exhibition of over 150 works provides a new perspective on one of Scotland’s most admired artists.
‘One of the pre-eminent British artists of the 20th Century’, The Times
This competition has now closed. Enjoy an evening of sumptuous music with Scotland’s National Orchestra. ‘The Lark Ascending’ regularly tops Classic FM’s Hall of Fame and Principal Flute Katherine Bryan makes it her own. ‘A breathtaking package’, wrote The Scotsman of her recent solo album. In the second half, sit back and relax as Ravel’s ravishing music to the