‘Illusions’ at Arbroath’s Hospitalfield House

Hospitalfield House, Arbroath.
Hospitalfield House, Arbroath.

Hospitalfied House will again play host to some of the most innovative artists on the modern scene with their latest showcase event ‘Illusions’.

Artists commissioned for the event which runs over March 29 and 30, with a preview on March 28, include Laura Aldridge, Caroline Achaintre, Maria Fusco and Fran Marquis.

The preview will take place between 6.30 and 8.30 p.m. in the Picture Gallery with talks from the featured artists and will be followed at 11 a.m. the next day with a pit-firing and ceramic talk and demonstration from Aldridge and ceramicist Marquis.

At 2 p.m. Fusco will lead a tour of Hospitalfield with site specific readings from her forthcoming novella and 2 p.m. on the Sunday Achaintre will lead an exhibition tour.

The artists’ commissions for the spring season have been made possible by the support of The Elephant Trust.

There are bed and breakfast deals available, for details visit http://hospitalfield.org.uk, email info@hospitalfield.org.uk or call 01241 656124.