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Showing posts from January, 2016

'Pilgrimage' by Caitlin Hynes at Smart Gallery!

Another one from last year that I'm only getting round to posting now but it was a good one! The final show at the Smart Gallery space featured a selection of new work by one of my favourites Caitlin Hynes! Caitlins distinctive style sucked me in from the start and it seems quite fitting that the show she was awarded during her degree show by Smart would be the final show at their current gallery space. The closing of Smart Gallery felt like quite a blow, especially when you consider how much they have done for the arts in Aberdeen over the last hlaf a decade ( and some) but seeing the things that Recoat Gallery have gone on to achieve after giving up their gallery space in Glasgow leaves me with no doubt that 2016 will see Smart get bigger and better than ever before!

I found myself taking snaps of Caitlins work on the last day of the show, by which point I think a few pieces had been sold and collected to be proudly presented in their new homes but with her crazy work ethic and a…