Tag Archives: Leith

New events and updates

If you haven’t visited our new exhibition Edinburgh Alphabet yet, why not join us for one of our events? On 8 June Art in the City will visit the exhibition. Art in the City is for people affected by dementia and … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Alphabet- part 2

I have been back to the Museum Collections Centre to pack more objects for the Edinburgh Alphabet exhibition (opening at the City Art Centre on 19 May). So I thought I would share some more of my favourite objects with you. These tools … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Alphabet

You may have already seen the article in the Scotsman about the upcoming Edinburgh Alphabet exhibition at the City Art Centre. The exhibition opens on 19 May and there will be a range of events that weekend for the Festival of … Continue reading

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Crossings exhibition now on display at the People’s Story Museum

Crossings is an exhibition exploring the heritage of Leith. The exhibition is the cumulation of a project developed by Dancebase in partnership with Edinburgh Museums & Galleries and Historic Environment Scotland. Several groups of young people explored the heritage of … Continue reading

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Crossings films now online

You can now watch the dance films created as a part of the Crossings project on the Dancebase website. Crossings was a project developed by Dancebase in partnership with Edinburgh Museums & Galleries and Historic Environment Scotland. It was funded by the … Continue reading

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Crossings now at Dancebase

The Crossings exhibition is now on at Dancebase until December. You can view original objects from our Leith collections alongside items loaned by Historic Environment Scotland and films of dance pieces interpreting the heritage of Leith.    

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Crossings exhibition and launch

Yesterday we finished installing Crossings, a new exhibition exploring the heritage of Leith. The exhibition is on display in Leith Library until 19 September. It will then move on to be displayed at Dancebase from 23 September-9 December. Crossings was a project developed … Continue reading

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